Join us Tuesday, January 28, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Groton Inn and Suites for Hiring Our Heroes – Groton/New London, CT 06340. This FREE hiring event is open to veteran job seekers, active duty military, members of the National Guard and reserve components, and military spouses. Employers will have jobs available across all sectors.
This employment event is a being conducted by U.S. Chamber of Commerce; local Chambers of Commerce; the Department of Labor Veterans’ Employment & Training Service (DOL VETS); Connecticut Committee, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR); the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs; The American Legion; NBC News, and other local partners.
January 28, 2014
Hiring fair: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Workshop: 9:00 a.m.
Groton Inn & Suites
99 Gold Star Highway
Groton, CT 06340
► Job seekers click here.
► Employers click here.
Click here to view the event flyer.
Click here to view the employer list.
The Hiring Our Heroes employment workshop consists of a classroom session beginning one hour 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.