Join Hiring Our Heros tomorrow, April 30, 2013 from 10:00am to 1:00pm for a job fair for veteran job seekers, active duty military members, guard and reserve members, and military spouses at the Walnut Creek Marriott, 2355 N Main Street, Walnut Creek, CA 94596. This event will be a one-of-a-kind FREE hiring fair for both employers and job seekers.
The Hiring Our Heroes employment workshop consists of a classroom session beginning one hour prior to the hiring fair followed by HR professionals conducting one-on-one mentoring sessions with all pre-registered participants. Mentoring sessions focus on resume building; resume writing, and interviewing techniques for all job-seeking veteran and service member p eekers that focuses on resume writing, tips for successfully navigating hiring fairs, military skill translation, and two workshops will be held for veterans and other military job interviewing will start at 9:00 a.m. and again at 11:00 a.m articipants.
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).
This hiring event is being conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce, the Department of Labor Veterans Employment and Training Service (DOL VETS), the California Committee of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, The American Legion, NBC News, and other local partners.
To register for Hiring Our Heros Walnut Creek Event, click here.