Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair - Grand Island|
The Nebraska Department of Labor is partnering with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and other sponsors to offer a Hiring Our Heroes Fair for veterans and spouses Wednesday, May 1 at the Heartland Event Center in Grand Island. The hiring fair will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
To help veterans prepare for the hiring fair, the NDOL will host a workshop from 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday, April 25 at the Departmentís Grand Island career center at 203 East Stolley Park Road, Suite A. Like the hiring fair, the workshop is intended to help translate military skills into the civilian job market. Topics covered will include resume writing, meeting with employers and interviewing skills. Interested veterans and spouses should contact Bob Krall at 308-385-6325 to register.
More than 50 employers are registered for the hiring fair so far. More information and a list of employers registered can be found online at dol.nebraska.gov. Employers can register at HoH.GreatJob.net. Veteran registration for the hiring fair is optional. The hiring fair and workshop are free to both employers and veterans.