Charleston, SC

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 8:00pm
Hiring Our Heroes

Join us Wednesday, June 25, 2014 from 10:00am to 2:00pm for a job fair for veteran job seekers, active duty military members, guard and reserve members, and military spouses at the Joint Base Charleston-Redbank Club, 2316 Redbank Road, Building 942, Goose Creek, SC 29445. This event will be a one-of-a-kind FREE hiring fair for both employers and job seekers.

A workshop for veterans and other military job seekers that focuses on resume writing, tips for successfully navigating hiring fairs, military skill translation, and interviewing will start at 8:30 a.m.

Event Schedule:
8:30 a.m. Employment Workshop
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Hiring Fair

Location:
Redbank Club - Joint Base Charleston
316 Redbank Road, Building 942
Goose Creek, SC 29445

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Registration

► Job seekers, Employers, and Service Providers: Click here to register.

We are not accepting educational institution registration at this time.

Click here to view the employer list.

For more information, please visit our FAQ page or email us at hiringourheroes@uschamber.com.


University of Phoenix Employment Workshop

The University of Phoenix Employment Workshop consists of a classroom session beginning an hour and a half prior to the hiring fair. This will be followed one-on-one mentoring sessions with all pre-registered and walk-in participants to be conducted throughout the day.  Mentoring sessions focus on resume building, resume writing, and interviewing techniques for all job-seeking veterans 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.

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This University of Phoenix and First Command sponsored event is being conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, the Metro Charleston Chamber, the Department of Labor Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (DOL VETS), the South Carolina Committee of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, The American Legion, SC DEW, SC Works, NBC News, and other local partners.