Local job expo offers opportunities to military and veterans

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The Military and Veterans Employment Expo will be held Tuesday, May 17 through Thursday, May 19.

The expo is open to all Active Duty, National Guard and Reserve service members, veterans and spouses.

Wednesday’s event will take place from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Pikes Peak Community College, located at 5675 South Academy Boulevard in Colorado Springs. Attendees will have the opportunity to attend industry-specific panels (including healthcare, manufacturing, customer service, law enforcement, and staffing agencies) then partake in training sessions with mentors. Hiring managers will also be present to provide information about the hiring process as well as resume and interviewing tips. Dress code is business casual.

The main event will be on Thursday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Mortgage Solutions Financial Expo Center, located at 3650 North Nevada Avenue also in Colorado Springs. Over 175 companies will have job opportunities available. Attendees who participated in one or more of Wednesday’s panels can gain early entry at 9 a.m. Dress code is business.

To register or learn more, visit http://www.mvee.org.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s