American Legion’s 2018 Career Fairs-See the List!

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‘Helping veterans seek employment … is part of what the Legion stands for’. Job fairs like the ones posted below,, reflect the Legion’s core values.

Herndon, VA
March 6, 2018, 2pm – 6pm

Security University
510 Spring Street
Herndon, VA 20170

HERNDON JOB FAIR
Focused on cleared candidates, cleared IT, IT security, cybersecurity, engineering, intelligence, military or veterans. All IT candidates with a background in computer-related or IT are encouraged to participate. There are some jobs which do not require a clearance and others which will need to be filled with clearable candidates.

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Dover Air Force Base, DE
March 7, 2018, 9am – 2pm

The Landings Club
479 Chevron Avenue
Dover Air Force Base, DE 19902

MILITARY SPOUSE EMPLOYMENT FORUM AT DOVER AIR FORCE BASE
See link for base access requirements
9-9:15 a.m. | Event kickoff
9:15-10 a.m. | Military spouse education and employment panel
10:15-11:15 a.m. | Salary and compensation negotiations panel
11:15 a.m.-noon | Best practices for LinkedIn and social media panel
Noon-1 p.m. | Real spouses, real stories panel

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Omaha, NE
March 7, 2018, 1pm – 4pm

Comfort Inn & Suites
7007 Grover St.
Omaha, NE 68106

JOBSGUIDE JOB FAIR

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Detroit, MI
March 10, 2018, 8:30am – 1:30pm

John D. Dingell VA Medical Center
4646 John R Street
Detroit, MI 48201

DETROIT MILITARY HIRING FAIR
9-10:30 a.m. | Career Connections workshop
10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. | Hiring fair

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Omaha, NE
March 10, 2018, 10am – 2pm

St. Pius X Church
6905 Blondo St.
Omaha, NE 68104

NEIGHBORHOOD OUTREACH AND JOB FAIR

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Tampa, FL
March 13, 2018, 10am – 3pm

Amalie Arena
401 Channelside Drive
Tampa, FL 33602

TAMPA HIRING EXPO WITH THE TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING
10:30 a.m.-noon | Career Connections workshop
Noon-3 p.m. | Hiring fair
All registered veteran and military spouse job seekers who attend the hiring expo are eligible to receive up to two free tickets to attend the evening’s game between the Lightning and the Ottawa Senators.

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Carlisle, PA
March 20, 2018, 8:30am – 3pm

Letort View Community Center
313 Lovell Avenue
Carlisle, PA 17013

MILITARY SPOUSE EMPLOYMENT FORUM AT CARLISLE BARRACKS
8:30-9 a.m. | Registration
9-9:45 a.m. | LinkedIn workshop
10-10:45 a.m. | National Focus on Military Spouse Careers Panel
11-11:45 a.m. | Salary negotiations workshop
Noon-12:45 p.m. | Interactive panel discussion with employers
1-3 p.m. | Networking and hiring reception

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Fort Bliss, TX
March 21, 2018, 8:30am – 7:30pm

Centennial Club
11199 Sergeant E. Churchill St.
Fort Bliss, TX 79916

FORT BLISS TRANSITION SUMMIT (Day 1 of 2)
8:30-9 a.m. | Job seeker registration
9-9:45 a.m. | Event kickoff
9:45-11:45 a.m. | Career planning and networking workshops
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. | Lunch
1-4 p.m. | Industry briefings
4-5:30 p.m. | Mock interviews, resume reviews and LinkedIn photographs
5:30-7:30 p.m. | Networking reception

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Fort Bliss, TX
March 22, 2018, 9am – 4pm

Centennial Banquet & Conference Center
11199 Sergeant E. Churchill St.
Fort Bliss, TX 79916

FORT BLISS TRANSITION SUMMIT (Day 2 of 2)
9-9:30 a.m. | Job seeker registration
9:30-10:45 a.m. | Day 2 kickoff and interactive panel discussion
10:45 a.m.-1 p.m. | Lunch
1-4 p.m. | Hiring fair

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McLean, VA
March 26, 2018, 7pm – 9pm

Capital One Corporate Office HQ Atrium
1680 Capital One Drive
McLean, VA 22102

McLEAN MILITARY SPOUSE NETWORKING EVENT
7-9 p.m. | Networking reception

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Washington, DC
March 27, 2018,

Capital One Arena
601 F Street NW
Washington, DC 20004

WASHINGTON D.C. HIRING EXPO WITH THE WASHINGTON WIZARDS
All registered veteran and military spouse job seekers who attend the hiring expo are eligible to receive up to two free tickets to attend the evening’s game between the Wizards and the San Antonio Spurs.
Details to come

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Millville, NJ
March 27, 2018, 9am – 3pm

American Legion Post 82
220 Buck St.
Millville, NJ 08332

MEDIVAC FREE SERVICE FAIR FOR VETERANS
Free services: employment, financial, legal, educational, housing, healthcare.
Information: nelson.gonzalez@camdendiocese.org

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Charlottesville, VA
March 27, 2018, 3pm – 7pm

Doubletree Hotel
990 Hilton Heights
Charlottesville, VA 22901

CHARLOTTESVILLE JOB FAIR
3-5 p.m. | Reserved for military, veterans and family members or cleared candidates
5-7 p.m. | Open to all job seekers

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King George, VA
March 29, 2018, 3pm – 7pm

University of Mary Washington-Dahlgren Campus
4224 University Drive, University Hall/Room 110
King George, VA 22485

DAHLGREN JOB FAIR
3-7 p.m., includes free resume seminars.

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Nellis Air Force Base, NV
April 4, 2018,

Nellis Club
5871 Fitzgerald Boulevard
Nellis Air Force Base, NV 98181

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE TRANSITION SUMMIT
Date change.

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Lexington Park, MD
April 24, 2018, 3pm – 7pm

Patuxent River MD Bay District Vol Fire Dept Social Hall
46900 S. Shangri-La Drive
Lexington Park, MD 20653

PATUXENT RIVER JOB FAIR
3-7 p.m., includes 1-2 resume seminars

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Joint Base Andrews, MD
April 26, 2018, 10am – 2pm

The Club at Andrews
1889 Arnold Avenue
Joint Base Andrews, MD 20762

JOINT BASE ANDREWS TOP 3 JOB FAIR
2 free resume seminars will be available anytime from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
See link for base access details.

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Fort Buchanan, PR

May 2, 2018,

Fort Buchanan, PR 00934

FORT BUCHANAN MILITARY HIRING FAIR
Details to come

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Springfield, VA
May 24, 2018, 10am – 2pm

American Legion Post 176-Springfield
6520 Amherst Ave
Springfield, VA 22151

FORT BELVOIR-SPRINGFIELD JOB FAIR
10 a.m.-noon | Reserved for candidates who have active security clearance/military & veterans (active, retired, reservists, National Guard, wounded warriors-discharged & caregivers and family members)
Noon-2 p.m. | Open to all job seekers

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Fredericksburg, VA

June 28, 2018, 3pm – 7pm

Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center
2371 Carl D. Silver Parkway
Fredericksburg, VA 22401

FREDERICKSBURG JOB FAIR
3-5 p.m. | Veterans, military and cleared candidates only
5-7 p.m. | Open to all job seekers

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Fort Lee, VA
July 25, 2018, 10am – 2pm

Fort Lee Regimental Club
2609 C Avenue
Fort Lee, VA 23801

FORT LEE JOB FAIR
10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Job fair
See link for base access details.

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Lexington Park, MD
August 14, 2018, 3pm – 7pm

Patuxent River MD Bay District Vol Fire Dept Social Hall
46900 S. Shangri-La Drive
Lexington Park, MD 20653

PATUXENT RIVER JOB FAIR
1-2 resume seminars will be available from 3-7 p.m.

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Joint Base Andrews, MD
August 16, 2018, 10am – 2pm

The Club at Andrews
1889 Arnold Avenue
Joint Base Andrews, MD 20762

ANDREWS AFB CHIEFS GROUP JOB FAIR
2 free resume seminars will be available anytime from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
See link for base access details.

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Fort Lee, VA
September 12, 2018, 10am – 2pm

Fort Lee Regimental Club
2609 C Avenue
Fort Lee, VA 23801

FORT LEE JOB FAIR
10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Job fair
See link for base access details.

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King George, VA
September 27, 2018, 3pm – 7pm

University of Mary Washington-Dahlgren Campus
4224 University Drive, University Hall/Room 110
King George, VA 22485

DAHLGREN JOB FAIR
3-7 p.m., includes free resume seminars.

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For the complete list, continue on to the American Legion Calendar of Events here

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