MANATEE -- Harmony Food Services, a franchise of Panera Bread, is holding a job fair Aug. 8 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Aug. 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The job fair will take place at the Center for Culinary Arts located at Keiser University at 6151 Lake Osprey Drive. The job fair is in anticipation of the opening of a Panera Bread bakery-cafe opening in October near the new Mall at University Town Center.
Applications will be accepted for all positions including bakers, associates, managers and catering positions. Interviews for qualified applicants will be held at the same time. The company plans to hire a minimum of 20 people each day during the job fair.
Interested applications should be prepared with resume and references. Full and part time positions will be available with orientation and training to start the following week in anticipation of opening in October.