2012 Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair

Hiring our heroes job fairThe 2012 Hiring Our Heroes Veterans Event is happening on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. The event will be held at the Kentucky Exposition Center’s West Hall, 937 Phillips Lane, Louisville, KY 40209.

The hiring fair is focused on finding employment opportunities for veteran job seekers, active duty military members, guard and reserve members, and military spouses.

Job seekers can register online here, and employers can sign up to exhibit at the event here.

This is a perfect opportunity for both veterans and employers to get together. It’s free for all participants, and gives reliable, reputable employers in the region an opportunity to meet some of the finest job applicants available anywhere — men and women who have completed rigorous job training and served their country while working in important, highly responsible jobs. It’s a win/win situation for all concerned.

This year, Medal of Honor recipient and Kentucky-native Dakota Meyer will be joining Hiring Our Heroes at this fair and speaking at the event. For more information, you can visit the U.S. Chamber of Commerce website.

This event is sponsored by Toyota and being conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Lexington Chamber of Commerce, the Department of Labor Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (DOL VETS), the Kentucky Committee of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), the Office of Employment and Training – Kentucky, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, the American Legion, NBC News, and other local partners.

If you need assistance registering, please contact us at hiringourheroes@uschamber.com.