Chester, WV

Thank you for joining us September 27, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM for a hiring fair for veteran job seekers, active duty military, members of the National Guard and reserve components, as well as military spouses, at American Legion Post #121, 404 Carolina Avenue, Chester, WV. This event was a FREE hiring fair for both employers and job seekers and will feature an emphasis on employers representing the energy sector. We expected a diverse range of employment opportunities at this fair in addition to those in the energy industry.

This American Legion-sponsored event was held in partnership between the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, local Chambers of Commerce, the Department of Labor Veterans' Employment and Training Service (DOL VETS), WorkForce West Virginia, the West Virginia Committee of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), NBC News, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, and other local partners.

September 27, 2012
9 am to 12 pm
American Legion Post 121
404 Carolina Avenue
Chester, WV

Click here to view the event flyer.

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Event Date: 
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Release Date: 
Thursday, September 27, 2012