North Platte, NE

Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 10:00am
Hiring Our Heroes
69101
United States

Join us Tuesday, August 5th, 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 Sandhills Convention Center, 2102 South Jeffers, North Platte, NE 69101.

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. - 1:00 p.m. Hiring Fair

Location:
Sandhills Convention Center
2102 South Jeffers
North Platte, NE 69101


Registration

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

Click here to view the event flyer.

If you have any other questions, please visit our FAQ page or email us at hiringourheroes@uschamber.com.


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 Nebraska Department of Veterans Affairs (NEDVA), the State of Nebraska Department of Department of Labor-Office of Veterans Services, the U.S. Department of Labor Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (DOL VETS), the Nebraska Committee of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, The American Legion, Goodwill Industries International, NBC News, and other local partners.