At our Detroit Military Hiring Fair, you’re invited to connect directly with recruiters and hiring managers from local and national companies of all sizes. This event is free and is open to active duty service members, Guard and Reserve, veterans, and military spouses.
Employers: Learn how to make the most of Hiring Our Heroes events here.
During the event, veterans also have the opportunity to meet with VBA Representatives whom will provide assistance with compensation and pension matters to include disability compensation, pension, life insurance, home loans, burial, dependents and survivors, education, as well as accept claims on site in the “Computer Center of the Hospital.” Contact Allison Jones; Assistant Coach/Public Contact Team & Minority Veterans Program Coordinator at Allison.Jones2@va.gov for more information.
9:00 - 10:30 a.m. Career Connections
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10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Hiring Fair
► Employers and Service Organizations: Register here.
► Job Seekers: Register here.
Why register? Job seekers can upload their resumes to be viewed by employers ahead of the event.
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ABOUT THIS EVENT
This U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Hiring Our Heroes hiring event is sponsored by General Motors and is being conducted by John D. Dingell VA Medical Center, 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. For more information on our hiring events, click here.