RecruitMilitary Veteran Job Fair Coming to San Diego on August 4

LOVELAND, Ohio - July 14, 2016 - PRLog -- The military-to-civilian recruitment firm RecruitMilitary will produce a Veteran Career Fair at the Scottish Rite Event Center on Thursday, August 4, 2016 that will run from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. In addition, DeVry University will present a 10:30 a.m. seminar: "Move in the Right Direction: Putting Your Career Goals into Action." During this session, veterans will acquire the skills needed to create a career vision and execute specific goals in their personal and professional lives.

"RecruitMilitary job fairs maintain a track record of helping veterans find meaningful employment," said President and CEO Peter Gudmundsson. "Just last year, 56.3% 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 38,700 interviews and more than 12,000 job offers."

In March of 2016, the RecruitMilitary San Diego event connected more than 446 veteran job seekers with 42 exhibitors, including National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), Lockheed Martin, Abbott and Federal Aviation Administration. Participating companies expected to conduct up to 382 interviews and make up to 127 job offers as a result of that career fair.

RecruitMilitary has produced veteran job fairs since 2006, and has held 30 events in San Diego, drawing 12,144 attendees and 1,128 exhibitors. The company has produced more than 814 events in 65 cities across the country. RecruitMilitary will return to San Diego for an additional veteran career fair in December.

Among those companies attending the upcoming San Diego event are: DeVry University, Kaiser Permanente, Lockheed Martin Corporation, McKesson Corporation, Military Sealift Command, Oshkosh Corporation, San Diego County Sheriff's Department, The Home Depot - Supply Chain, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, United States Postal Service, Vinnell Arabia/Northrop Grumman, Academy of Art University, Airstreams Renewables, Inc., American Truck School, Blue Star Learning, California College San Diego, CDI LLC, Colonial Life, Combined Insurance, Community Loans of America, Inc., Constellis Group, Corrections Corporation of America, Coverall North America, Inc., Cox Enterprises, CSRA, Education Corporation Of America, Express Employment Professionals, Farmers Insurance, First Command Financial Planning, Fresenius Medical Care North America, Grand Canyon University, Heavy Equipment College of California, Kay and Associates, Inc., Love's Travel Stops, New Horizons Computer Learning Centers, Inc., NRG Energy, Pacific Caliber, Parker-Hannifin Corporation, Peterson CAT, Reuland Electric Co., Riverside County Sheriff, San Bernardino County Probation Dept., Santa Barbara Police Department, Savage Services, Schaeffer Oil, Selland Auto Transport, Inc., Stockton Police Department, The Arc of San Diego, The Art Institutes and The Prudential Insurance Company of America.

RecruitMilitary also offers subscriptions (search licenses) to its database of 851,000+ 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.

Media Contact Kelly Wagner RecruitMilitary LLC 513-677-7084

Thursday July 14, 2016

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