TRAVERSE CITY — The eighth annual Technology Career Fair in Traverse City is scheduled for April 23, 4-6 p.m. at Northwestern Michigan College's Hagerty Center, located at 715 E. Front St.

The career fair will have an emphasis on opportunities in the field of information technology, visual communications, engineering and welding. The event also will include information and resources for people considering careers in technology.

Among the employers participating, according to a release, are Advanced Computer Solutions, Atlas Space Operations, Cherry Republic, Corbin Design, Custom Stems, Flight Path Creative, LLC, Fugro, Hagerty, Interlochen Center for the Arts, Janco International, Knorr Marketing, Lear Corporation, Midmark RTLS, Munson Healthcare, National Vacuum Equipment, NextGen Healthcare, Safety Net, Saralee Frozen Bakery, Thompson Surgical Instruments, Trimet Industries, UA Local 85 Plumbers, Steamfitters and HVAC Service Techs, Wolf Line Construction, Wyant Computer Services and 4Front Credit Union.

Representatives from NMC and Ferris State University will be on site to answer questions about training and educational opportunities.

Job seekers should be prepared for a professional, on-site interview. Those who register before the event at www.nmc.edu/tech-career-fair will have their resumes sent to employers.

Employers can participate in the free event by contacting Anna Mouser at anna.mouser@networksnorthwest.org or (231) 929-5067.