Detroit Hiring Fair

Saturday, March 18, 2017 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Detroit VA Healthcare System
4646 John R Street
Detroit, MI 48201
United States

Join us for a job fair for service members, veterans, and military spouses at the Detroit VA Healthcare System in Detroit.

Event Schedule

► 10 - 11:30 a.m. Employment Workshop
► 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Employer Brunch & Learn
► 12 - 3 p.m. Hiring Fair

REGISTRATION

► Job Seekers, Employers, and Service Organizations: Click here to register. 
Why register? Job seekers can upload their resumes to be viewed by employers ahead of the event.

If you have any other questions, please visit our FAQ page.

HIRING OUR HEROES EMPLOYMENT WORKSHOP

This Hiring Our Heroes employment workshop is led by HR and workforce professionals and covers a variety of topics including resume building, networking, and interview tips, taking into account the job seeker's military background and lifestyle. Hiring Our Heroes digital tools are also integrated into the workshop curriculum. Immediately following the workshop, volunteer career coaches will help you develop an elevator pitch, participate in a mock interview, and create a more effective resume.

► Must register as a job seeker above.

EMPLOYER BEST PRACTICES IN VETERAN EMPLOYMENT WORKSHOP

Employers are invited to attend a workshop sponsored by USAA immediately before the hiring fair.  Our trainers will provide insight on how to brand your company as military friendly, how to find the right veteran talent, and how to keep veterans engaged in your workplace. Light refreshments will be served; the event is free for employers, recruiters, and HR professionals.

►  Register as an employer above and then sign up for this workshop.

This U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Hiring Our Heroes event is being conducted by the Detroit VA Healthcare System, Detroit Area Chamber of Commerce, Michigan Committee of Employer Support of the Guard & Reserve (ESGR), Michigan Veterans Service Division, Wayne County Veteran Services, Vets Returning Home, Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit, the U. S. Department of Labor Veterans Employment and Training Service (DOL VETS), U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, The American Legion, Goodwill Industries International, NBC News and other local partners.