Nov. 12 All Veterans Career Fair at Safeco Field
DAV and RecruitMilitary will produce an All Veterans Career Fair at Safeco Field on Thursday, November 12, 2015. The event will run from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.
RecruitMilitary expects 40 employers to reserve exhibitor booths. Among those already signed up are DAV; Apple, Inc.; Lockheed Martin; Lowe’s Companies, Inc.; Oracle Corporation; Quest Diagnostics; U.S. Customs and Border Protection; New York Life; AECOM; The Boeing Company; Bonneville Power Administration; Business Interiors Northwest, Inc.; EliteMed Recruiting; Port of Seattle; Amplifon (USA), Inc.; West Coast Training; Academy of Art University; AFLAC; Allen Institute; City of Seattle – City Light Dept.; DeVry University; Edward Jones; Everett Police Department; First Command Financial Planning; Grand Canyon University; Heavy Construction Academy; Heavy Equipment College of California; PLS Logistics Services; The Art Institutes; The Home Depot; USDA Forest Service; Vinnell Arabia; and Molina Healthcare.
In addition, at 10:30 a.m. Grand Canyon University is conducting a special informational seminar, “Understanding Education and Your Career Plans.”
DAV was founded by World War I veterans in Cincinnati in 1920 and chartered by the United States Congress in 1932. DAV (www.dav.org) is a non-profit organization with 1.2 million members.
DAV and RecruitMilitary share a common mission: to connect America’s veterans and their family members with meaningful and fulfilling employment opportunities and to help employers attract, appreciate and retain veterans, spouses and their survivors. Through career fairs, outreach and resources, this partnership fights to ensure veterans receive the benefits they’ve earned and are empowered to lead productive, dignified and high-quality lives that their service has made possible.
RecruitMilitary also offers subscriptions (search licenses) to its database of 800,000+ registered candidates at http://www.recruitmilitary.com, job postings, targeted email campaigns, retained hiring services, and advertising space in online and print media. The company publishes Search & Employ®, a bimonthly print and digital magazine; and distributes 50,000+ print copies of each issue. The company was founded in 1998, and is located in Loveland, Ohio (Greater Cincinnati). The CEO and president of RecruitMilitary is Peter Gudmundsson, a former officer in the United States Marine Corps.
RecruitMilitary has scheduled the following additional veteran job fairs through January 2016: Austin (October 15); Charlotte (October 29); Columbus (November 5); Dallas (November 19); Houston (December 3); Indianapolis (December 10); Jacksonville (December 3); Las Vegas (December 10); Los Angeles (November 5); Milwaukee (October 29): Minneapolis (October 15); Norfolk (November 12); Oklahoma City (October 22); Orlando (December 10); Philadelphia (November 19); Pittsburgh (October 22); St. Louis (November 12); San Antonio (January 14, 2016); San Diego (December 3); San Jose (October 29);and Tampa (January 14, 2016).