U.S. Chamber to host Hiring Our Heroes job fair

Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

ORLAND PARK – The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation will host Hiring Our Heroes job fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at Orland Park Civic Center, 14750 Ravinia Ave., Orland Park.

More than 55 employers are expected to participate with jobs available for veterans and military spouses of all ranks and levels of experience. Companies range from America’s biggest employers to dozens of small companies from the region. The event will also include a free Hiring Our Heroes employment workshop that features one-on-one mentoring sessions on résumé building, job search tools, and interviewing techniques for all job seekers.

Since its launch in March 2011, Hiring Our Heroes has been able to help more than 108,000 veterans and military spouses find meaningful employment.

Interested job seekers should register for free at hoh.greatjob.net. Walk-in job seekers are allowed – veterans must provide proof of service.

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