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Exploration Into Work


The Event

Exploration Into Work is geared toward providing school age students with the opportunity to explore the wide variety of career fields that exist within our region.

The event is set up to be interactive & hands-on to really give the students a snapshot of what different career paths look like, which paths interest them, and how they can get started!


Exploration Into Work engages Eastern Indiana Works' employer partners from in-demand career sectors to be featured at the events:

  • Healthcare

  • Information Technology

  • Agri-Business

  • Transportation & Warehousing

  • Speciality & Primary Food  Processing

  • Advanced & Additive Manufacturing



Exploration Into Work is targeted toward Middle & High School aged students.

The event is designed with the intent of exploring different career interests & aims to grow the outlook of tomorrow's workforce.

Quick Facts

Lunch will be provided to all employee representatives who join us for this event

*Please notify Eastern Indiana Works of any dietary restrictions prior to the event

Each registered employer will be provided with one table and two chairs

*Additional tables/chairs may be provided upon request based on availability

Number of attendees will vary based on county - An Eastern Indiana Works' coordinator will reach out prior to the event with an estimated headcount

*Previous events have had an attendee count of between 200-500 youth

Can we set up before the event starts?

*YES - We will reach out to registered employers with a set-up time. Typically the day before, but must be in coordination with the event venue.

This event is meant to be INTERACTIVE!

*We love to see employer booths contain an interactive component that can get the students directly involved!

Popular booths from past events included: phlebotomy, brick laying, remote control cars/forklifts, prize wheels, etc.

Upcoming Events

Wayne County Career Day

Event Dates: February 22-23, 2023


Rush County

Event Date: March 1, 2023


Henry County Career Day

Event Date: May 5, 2023

Register with the Chamber HERE! 

Want to join the fun?

Submit Your Registration Form Here! 


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