Long Beach, CA

Join us April 4, 2013 beginning at 9:00 a.m. to attend the workshop conducted by GE. The workshop consists of a classroom session, followed by GE’s own veteran employees conducting one-on-one resume reviews, practice interviewing and coaching. From 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for a job fair for veteran job seekers, active duty military members, guard and reserve members, and military spouses at the Hotel Maya, 701 Queensway Dr. Long Beach, Ca 90802.

This event will be a one-of-a-kind FREE hiring fair for both employers and job seekers.

This General Electric (GE) sponsored hiring event is being conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Long Beach Chamber, 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, California Employment Development Department NBC News, and other local partners.

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).  Please sign up here.

April 4, 2013
GE Workshop: Begins promptly at 9 am

10 am to 1 pm
Hotel Maya
701 Queensway Drive
Long Beach, CA 90802

Job seekers click here.
Employers click here.
If you need assistance, please contact us at hiringourheroes@uschamber.com or 202-463-5807.
Click here to view the event flyer.
Click here to view a list of employers as of 2 March.

Online Tools for Veterans and Spouses

Hiring Our Heroes has launched an online partnership with Military.com 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: 
Thursday, April 4, 2013
Release Date: 
Thursday, April 4, 2013