Trenton, NJ

Release Date: 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Join us Wednesday, April 30, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Samaritan Church, 531 Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard, for a hiring fair for veteran job seekers, active duty military, members of the National Guard and reserve components, and military spouses. Employers will have jobs available across all sectors.

An employment workshop aimed at helping veterans and transitioning service members leverage military experience to achieve civilian career goals will begin at 8:30 a.m.

Samaritan Church
531 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Trenton, New Jersey 08618
(609) 393-0016

Hiring Fair: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Employment Workshop: 8:30 a.m.


Registration

► Job Seekers Register Here

► Employers Register Here

Click here to view the event flyer.


Hiring Our Heroes Employment Workshop

The Hiring Our Heroes employment workshop consists of a classroom session beginning an hour and a half prior to the hiring fair. This will be followed one-on-one mentoring sessions with all pre-registered and walk-in participants to be conducted throughout the day.  Mentoring sessions focus on resume building, resume writing, and interviewing techniques for all job-seeking veterans and service member participants.

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.


This American Legion sponsored employment event is a being conducted by U.S. Chamber of Commerce; local Chambers of Commerce; New Jersey Committee, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve; The American Legion; Department of Labor Veterans Employment & Training; the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs; the New Jersey Department of Labor & Workforce Development (NJ LWD), the New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMAVA), and the New Jersey State Parole Board. We are particularly grateful to American Legion Post 182; our hosts at Samaritan Baptist Church; and the Concerned Pastors of Trenton and Vicinity.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014