Join us for a job fair for veteran job seekers, active duty military members, guard and reserve members, and military spouses at the DeltaPlex Arena and Conference Center in Grand Rapids.
8:30 a.m. Employment Workshop
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hiring Fair
► Job Seekers, Employers, and Service Organizations: Click here to register.
Why pre-register? Employers preview job seeker resumes ahead of the event.
Click here to view the event flyer.
Hiring Our Heroes Employment Workshop
The Hiring Our Heroes 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).
► Must register as a job seeker above.
This hiring event is being conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, the Michigan Department of Veterans Affairs (MDVA), the State of Michigan Department of Workforce Development-Office of Veterans Services, the Department of Labor Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (DOL VETS), the Michigan Committee of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, The American Legion, NBC News, and other local partners.