Veterans career fair open to job seekers and employers

Oct. 03, 2013 @ 09:33 AM


The Division of Employment Security, along with Vance-Granville Community College and various veterans organizations, will hold an “Employ-A-Veteran Career Fair” on Nov. 7.

The fair is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the college's civic center on the main campus in Henderson.

The Division of Employment Security currently estimates around 35 military-friendly employers will be present recruiting for current job openings in manufacturing, security, public safety, professional positions and others.

The event is open to both job seekers and employers.

The deadline for employers to reserve a space is Nov. 5. Registration is free. Electrical outlets are limited and will be assigned on a first come, first serve basis. Booths will be provided and will consist of one table and two chairs.

Those seeking employment should dress formal and bring resumes.

For more information or to reserve a space, contact Gary Blue at (252) 438-6120 or