Huntsville, AL

Monday, July 7, 2014 - 8:00pm
Hiring Our Heroes

Join us Tuesday, July 8, 2014 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 Von Braun Center, 700 Monroe Street Huntsville, AL 35801.

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.

Von Braun Center
700 Monroe Street Huntsville, AL 35801
Employment Workshop: 8:30 a.m.
Hiring Fair: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

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Registration

► Job Seekers, Employers, and Service Organizations: Click here to register.

Click here to view the event flyer.

Click here to view the employer list.

If you have any other questions, 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 for the employment workshop here.

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Credit Report Workshop: How It Affects Your Life and Job Prospects

This specialized credit report workshop will focus on your credit report. The workshop will be tuaght by a certified credit counselor who will explain the ins and outs of your credit report. The presentation will cover how your credit score can affect your financial and professional lifestyle as well as how to build and maintain your credit score. 

► The workshop will be held from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Please approach the registration tables on the day of the event to be directed to the workshop.


This Call of Duty Endowment, University of Phoenix, and FLUOR sponsored hiring event is being conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Huntsville Chamber of Commerce, Office of the Mayor, Huntsville AL, the Department of Labor's Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (DOL VETS), the Alabama Committee of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), The American Legion, WorkSource Alabama, NBC News, and other local partners.