Chicago, IL

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s “Hiring Our Heroes” Hiring Fair, scheduled for July 10th, 2013, at Chicago Union Station – Union Gallery is committed to making this one-of-a-kind FREE hiring fair a win-win for employers and veteran/military spouse job seekers.

This GE-sponsored rail transportation industry hiring event is being conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Amtrak, the Department of Labor Veterans Employment and Training Service (DOL VETS), the Illinois Committee of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, The American Legion, Illinois Department of Employment Services (IDES), Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs (IDVA), NBC News, and other local partners.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Chicago Union Station – Union Gallery
500 W. Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL 60661


Job seekers click here.

Employers click here.

For registration questions, please visit our FAQ page or email us at

Click here to view the event flyer.

Click here for the employer list.

Online Tools for Veterans and Spouses

Hiring Our Heroes has launched an online partnership with to complement our face to face hiring fair efforts across the country.  Veterans can get help writing resumes and interview tips; translating military skills, experience, and training into related civilian careers; and finding current lists of employment opportunities with military-friendly employers. Click below to get the tools you need to find your next career.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Release Date: 
Wednesday, July 10, 2013