RecruitMilitary Veteran Job Fair Coming to Philadelphia on March 31
LOVELAND, Ohio - Feb. 21, 2016 - PRLog -- RecruitMilitary Veteran Job Fair Coming to Philadelphia on March 31
The military-to-civilian recruitment firm RecruitMilitary will produce a Veteran Career Fair at Lincoln Financial Field on Thursday, March 31, 2016. JPMorgan Chase & Co. will sponsor the event, which will run from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.
“RecruitMilitary job fairs maintain a solid track record of helping veterans find meaningful employment,” said President and CEO Peter Gudmundsson, a former Captain in the Marine Corps. “Just last year, 55% of veteran job seekers expected to secure an interview as a result of their participation in a RecruitMilitary job fair, and employers were expected to extend as many as 29,000 interviews and more than 9,000 job offers.”
In November of 2015, the RecruitMilitary Philadelphia event connected more than 389 veteran job seekers with 53 exhibitors, including Lockheed Martin, JPMorgan Chase, and Amtrak. Participating companies expected to conduct up to 342 interviews and make up to 94 job offers as a result of that career fair.
RecruitMilitary has produced veteran job fairs since 2006, and has held 25 events in Philadelphia, drawing 8,146 attendees and 1,050 exhibitors. The company has produced more than 814 events in 65 cities across the country. RecruitMilitary will return to Philadelphia for two additional veteran career fairs in 2016.
Among those companies attending the upcoming Philadelphia event are JPMorgan Chase & Co.; Apple; General Dynamics Electric Boat; PepsiCo; Philadelphia Gas Works; Sears Holding; Waste Management; Aetna, Inc.; Air Liquide USA, LLC; AmerisourceBergen; Asplundh Tree Expert; Aviation Institute of Maintenance; Colonial Life; Combined Insurance; DeVry University; Drexel University; DS Services of America, Inc.; Farmers Insurance; First Command Financial Planning; Heavy Construction Academy;Heavy Equipment College of Georgia; ITT Tech; Krapf Bus Company; Lincoln Technical Institute; M&T Bank Corporation; New Enterprise Stone & Lime; New York Life; Rogers Electric; State Farm Insurance; The Art Institutes; The Prudential Insurance Company of America; University of Pennsylvania; Vivint Solar – VSLR; and Wegmans Food Markets.
RecruitMilitary also offers subscriptions (search licenses) to its database of 824,000+ 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).
RecruitMilitary’s website received User’s Choice Awards from Weddle’s (http://www.weddles.com) in 2013 and 2014. Weddle’s is a publisher of guides and directories that focus on the employment-related area of the Internet. The awards are a result of a year-long annual survey conducted by Weddle’s to recognize “the elite of the online employment industry.” The judges are recruiters and job seekers who have used the sites.
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