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U.S. Departments of Labor, Veterans Affairs job fair
The U.S. Department of Labor and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will host a job fair for veterans in Tacoma, Wash., on April 12. The job fair is an opportunity for veterans to connect with hiring officials. Special emphasis exists on promoting job opportunities for veterans with disabilities.
A seminar for federal contractors will take place before the job fair begins to provide practical information, helpful tips and clarification regarding federal Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action obligations for disabled and other veterans.
Both events are free, space is limited and early registration is encouraged. Veterans should bring a current resume and their military ID or DD-124.
WHO: The Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs and the Veterans’ Employment and Training Service of the U.S. Department of Labor
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment
WHAT: Veterans job fair to connect disabled and local veterans to federal contractors with employment opportunities
WHERE: VA Puget Sound Health- American Lake Division
9600 Veterans Drive
Tacoma, Wash. 98493
WHEN: Friday, April 12, 2013
Compliance Seminar for federal contractor employers
8 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. PDT
Veterans Job Fair
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. PDT
REGISTER: Veterans and employers may register for the job fair by contacting the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment at 206-341-8228. Registration is available on a first-come, first-served basis on the day of the event. Early registration is recommended.
Federal contractors may register for the job fair and /or compliance seminar by contacting the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs via email at OFCCPVM.SEATTLEWA@dol.gov or call 206-398-8005.