DAV RecruitMilitary Houston Career Fair June 8
LOVELAND, Ohio - May 25, 2017 - PRLog -- DAV and RecruitMilitary will produce a Veterans Job Fair at Minute Maid Park on June 8, 2017 for veterans, transitioning military personnel, National Guard members, Reserve members and military spouses. The event is sponsored by BlueLine Rental and will feature nearly 70 Houston-area exhibitors. MyComputerCareer will host a pre-event seminar for job candidates titled ""Ready, Aim, Hired: How to Make Sure Your Civilian Job Search Hits the Target -- Using Technology to Get the Right Job Faster."
"Last year, 52% of veteran job seekers expected to secure an interview following a DAV RecruitMilitary job fair. Employers were expected to extend as many as 40,300 interviews and more than 12,560 job offers," said RecruitMilitary Senior Vice President of Sales Rob Arndt. "DAV RecruitMilitary job fairs offer the opportunity to meet a variety of veteran candidates face-to-face, assess their skills and even interview them on the spot for available positions."
Among the companies attending RecruitMilitary's Houston event are CenterPoint Energy, Chevron Phillips Chemical, Comcast NBC Universal, Department of Veteran Affairs, Farmers Insurance, Federal Aviation Administration, First Command Financial Planning, GardaWorld, Harris County Sheriff's Office, Honeywell, Houston Police Department, Military Sealift Command, Quest Diagnostics, Service Corporation International, Shawcor Inc., Sun Coast Resources, Inc., Texas Department of Transportation, The Houston Fire Department, The Kroger Company and U.S. Customs and Border Protection. An updated list of all exhibitors can be found at https://events.recruitmilitary.com/events/houston-veterans-job-fair-june-8-2017#event-exhibitors.
In March of 2017, the DAV RecruitMilitary Houston event connected more than 617 veteran job seekers with 71 exhibitors including Amazon, Quest Diagnostics and Vinnell Arabia. Participating companies expected to conduct up to 442 interviews and extend up to 172 job offers as a result of that event.
RecruitMilitary has held 35 events in Houston, drawing 16,966 attendees and 2,067 exhibitors. The company has produced more than 814 events in 65 cities across the country.
DAV was founded by World War I veterans in Cincinnati in 1920 and chartered by the United States Congress in 1932. DAV (www.dav.org) is a non-profit organization with 1.2 million members. Together, DAV and RecruitMilitary share a common mission: to connect America's veterans and their family members with meaningful and fulfilling employment opportunities and to help employers attract, appreciate and retain veterans, spouses, and their survivors.
Through career fairs, outreach and resources, this partnership fights to ensure veterans receive the benefits they've earned to lead productive, dignified and high-quality lives.
In addition to veterans job fairs, RecruitMilitary also offers subscriptions to its database of 1,170,072+ registered candidates at http://www.recruitmilitary.com. RecruitMilitary provides employer job postings, targeted email campaigns, retained hiring services and advertising space in online and print media. The company also publishes Search & Employ®, a bimonthly print and digital magazine; and distributes 50,000+ print copies of each issue.
RecruitMilitary (http://RecruitMilitary.com) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bradley-Morris, Inc. (BMI), the largest military-focused recruiting company in the U.S. Together, BMI and RecruitMilitary offer employers access to more than 1,000,000 military job seekers via services that include contingency recruiting, military job fairs, a job board, employer branding, a military base publication and more.