VA Job Fair’s Goal: Hire More Than 6,000 Veterans

More than 6,000 jobs in the public and private sectors are available to qualified veterans at a job fair scheduled by the Department of Veterans Affairs in the Washington D.C. region.

WHERE: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place, NW, Washington D.C.

WHEN:  8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 18th.

WHO: More than 20 private companies are participating such as Microsoft, Lockheed Martin, Citigroup, Safeway, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, Philadelphia Police Department, Johns Hopkins Hospital and JPMorgan as well as public agencies like the departments of Homeland Security, Defense, Interior, Agriculture, Labor, and EPA.

ADDITIONAL MATERIAL:  The VA for Vets program, which provides  a “high-tech” and “high touch” approach to recruiting, hiring, and reintegrating Veterans into civilian careers. 

More details are available HERE.


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