The U.S. Chamber of Commerce invited you to join us November 8, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at a hiring fair for veteran job seekers, active duty military, members of the National Guard and reserve components, and military spouses at the Holiday Inn - Burlington, VT. This event was a one-of-a-kind FREE hiring fair for both employers and job seekers.
This hiring event was conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the Vermont Department of Labor Workforce Development program, the Department of Labor Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (DOL VETS), Employer Support for the Guard and Reserve, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, The American Legion, NBC News, and other local partners.
November 8, 2012
9 am to 1 pm
Holiday Inn Burlington
1068 Williston Road
South Burlington, VT 05403
In addition, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service conducted a Federal Application Workshop from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at the hiring fair. Topics included tips on how to use USAJobs, how to successfully navigate VRA Hiring Authority, how to apply and prove Veterans Preference, and other information about applying for jobs in the civil service.
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.