The annual employment event, will take place at Mountain View Community College in Dallas on Nov. 21, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. – noon. The employment event will offer participants the opportunity to meet more than 70 potential employers and to network with professionals representing a variety of fields such as public safety, manufacturing, service, health care, education and other industries.
Job Fair Information & Cost – There is no cost to attend and registration is not required. This event is open to the public. Invite friends and family members to attend who may be seeking employment or a change in careers.
For a list of companies participating in the job fair, please visit: www.veasey.house.gov
Professional Workshops – Workshop availability may change, please visit www.veasey.house.gov for the most up to date information.
Skill Building and Networking: Workshops provided by AAA Texas and US Security Associates at 8:45am, 9:45am, and 10:45am
Come joins us at our skill-building and networking workshop where you will be given tips and tools to gain employment. Learn ways to maximize your peer-to-peer power through networking, get advice on social media etiquette and how to prepare for interviews, and gain tools you can utilize throughout your job search.
2nd Chance for Employment: Workshops provided by Workforce Solutions of Tarrant County at 9:45am and 10:45am
This workshop is designed for job seekers with anything that may be of concern in their background and due to this, are experiencing difficulties obtaining employment. Come learn essential tips and effective approaches for your job search from hiring professionals and get resources to help you gain a 2nd chance at employment.
One-on-One Resume Critiquing: Services provided by Texas Workforce Solutions – Greater Dallas from 8:45am-11:45am
This workshop is ongoing throughout the Job Fair with no scheduled start times. Sit with experts who can help bring your résumé to the next level, aiding you in your job search.
Computer Room: Open from 8:45am-11:45am
Visit the Computer Room inside the Job Fair equipped with computers provided by Mountain View College for on-site electronic services. You can apply for jobs online or update and print your resume.
Mature Workers in the Workforce: Workshops provided by Texas Workforce Solutions – Greater Dallas at 8:45am and 9:45am
Looking for a job in 2014 is much different than even just ten years ago. Come join us to learn more about how to apply for jobs online and how to place your resume on online platforms. Also learn how to highlight and brush-up on your skills as you enter or re-enter the workforce as someone in your 50s, 60s, or above.
Veteran-to-Civilian Transition: Workshops provided by Texas Veterans Commission at 8:45am and 9:45am
We know you have a lot of skills that you acquired while serving in the armed forces but you might not know how those skills translate into the civilian workforce. Come hear how your skill sets can be put to their best use and how to maximize their importance during job applications and interviews.
For more information, please visit: www.veasey.house.gov