Bossier City, LA
Join us April 12, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for a job fair for veteran job seekers, active duty military members, Guard and Reserve members, and military spouses at the Bossier Civic Center, 620 Benton Road Bossier City, LA.
This event will be a one-of-a-kind FREE hiring fair for both employers and job seekers.
There will also be a transition workshop from 9:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at the Bossier Civic Center. The workshop is FREE to all veterans and military spouses.
This hiring event is being conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Bossier and Shreveport Chambers of Commerce, Office of the Mayor, Bossier City, the Department of Veterans Affairs, the American Legion, the Department of Labor Veterans’ Employment & Training Service (DOL VETS), the Louisiana Committee of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Louisiana Workforce Commission, NBC News, and other local partners.
April 12, 2013
10 am to 1 pm
Bossier Civic Center
620 Benton Road
Bossier City, LA 71111
Job seekers click here.
Employers click here.
If you need assistance registering, please contact us at email@example.com or 202-463-5807.
Click here to view the event flyer.
Click here to view a list of employers as of 29 March.
The Hiring Our Heroes employment workshop consists of a classroom session beginning one hour prior to the hiring fair followed by HR professionals conducting one-on-one mentoring sessions with all pre-registered participants. Mentoring sessions focus on resume building; resume writing, and interviewing techniques for all job-seeking veteran and service member participants.
Interested candidates must complete the FREE electronic pre-registration in order to participate. A maximum of 50 participants will be accepted for the full workshop. Once the pre-registered candidates have their coaching sessions, the opportunity may be available for “walk ins” to have a coaching session through the end of the fair (depending on availability). Please sign up here.
Online Tools for Veterans and Spouses
Hiring Our Heroes has launched an online partnership with Military.com to complement our face to face hiring fair efforts across the country. Veterans can get help writing resumes and interview tips; translating military skills, experience, and training into related civilian careers; and finding current lists of employment opportunities with military-friendly employers. Click below to get the tools you need to find your next career.