Hiring Our Heroes Events

Washington D.C. at the Verizon Center

Date Event: April 09, 2014Join us for a one-of-kind event featuring a hiring fair, networking opportunities, a networking reception for military spouses sponsored by USAA, and workshops tailored for veteran job seekers, active duty military members, guard and reserve members, and military spouses.

Schedule:

Workshops and seminars: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Military spouse networking reception: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Hiring Fair: 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location: Verizon Center, 601 F St NW, Washington DC 20004

 

Fort McCoy, WI

Event Date: Thursday, April 10, 2014 – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Join us April 10, 2014 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. for a job fair for veterans, active duty military members, guard and reserve members, and military spouses at Fort McCoy, WI.

Location:
Building 50, South O Street, Fort McCoy, WI 54656

 

Hamden, CT

Event Date: April 16, 2014, 12:30 – 4:30 p.m

Join us Wednesday, April 16, 2014 from 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. as we bring employers with available jobs to the CFC Arena for a hiring fair in conjunction with the Hamden Regional Chamber’s annual Business and Community Expo.

At this free hiring event, employers across all sectors will be on-site to interview and recruit veteran job seekers, active duty military, members of the National Guard and reserve components, and military spouses. All employers will be recruiting for currently available jobs.

Additionally, the Hamden Regional Chamber will be holding a concurrent business expo, which will include information, activities, refreshments, and games for children and families. For families who wish to bring young children to the event, childcare will be provided as job seekers circulate with employers at the hiring fair.

An employment workshop, aimed at helping veterans and transitioning service members leverage military experience to achieve civilian career goals, will begin at 11:00 a.m.

Representatives from the Connecticut Works program, will be available from 11:45 – 12:15 to answer questions about the specific benefits available for Connecticut businesses who step up to hire veterans. For more information about the employer information session, or about the Step Up program, please contact Steve Diaz at SDiaz.CTWBS@ct.gov. After this employer information session concludes, employers are will be able to stop by the ConnecticutWorks table for additional information or discussion.

Location:

CFC Arena
1018 Sherman Avenue
Hamden, CT 06514
(203) 230-0380

Hiring Fair: 12:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Employment Workshop: 11:00 a.m.
Connecticut Employer Benefits Brief: 11:45 a.m.

 

New Orleans, LA

Date Event: April 16, 2014

Join us Wednesday, April 16, 2014 from 10:00am to 1:00pm for a job fair for all veteran job seekers, active duty military members, guard and reserve members, and military spouses at the Goodwill Industries, 3400 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119.

There will also be transition/employment workshop at 8:30 a.m. FREE to all veterans and military spouses.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Goodwill Industries
3400 Tulane Ave
New Orleans, LA 70119

 

Los Angeles, CA

Date Event: April 17, 2014

Join us April 17, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for a job fair for veterans, active duty military members, guard and reserve members, and military spouses at the American Legion Post 43, 2035 N Highland Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90068.

An employment workshop aimed at helping veterans and transitioning service members leverage military experience to achieve civilian career goals will begin at 8:30 a.m.