Detroit Hiring Fair

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 8:30am to 1:30pm
Oakland University Recreation and Athletics Center
569 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309
United States

Join us for a job fair for service members, veterans, and military spouses in Detroit.


 8:30 - 10:15 a.m. Personal Branding 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.

 8:30 - 10:15 a.m.  |  Employer Brunch & Learn

Hiring Our Heroes will present a best practices workshop focusing on best practices for employers that are working to recruit and retain veterans, military spouses and caregivers in the workplace. Light refreshments will be served.

► 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Hiring Fair


► Employers and Service Organizations: Click here to register. 

► Job Seekers: 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.

This U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Hiring Our Heroes event, sponsored by GM, is partnered locally by the Detroit Area Chamber of Commerce, Detroit VA Healthcare System, the Michigan Committee of Employer Support of the Guard & Reserve (ESGR), Michigan Veterans Service Division, Oakland County Veterans' 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, NBC News and other local partners.

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