May 17 Military Appreciation Job and Resource Fair in St. Paul

woman veteran in uniform with career counselor

The governor has proclaimed May as Hire a Veteran Month in Minnesota. Throughout the month of May, Leading CareerForce partner DEED and other state and local organizations, including Leading CareerForce partner Ramsey County, will draw attention to the great value veterans bring to Minnesota employers.

One of those events is the Military Appreciation Job and Resource Fair taking place on Wednesday, May 17. That event runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the CareerForce Location in Saint Paul at 540 Fairview Avenue North. All current and former members of the U.S. military and their families are invited.

Participants will be able to speak with employer representatives, training providers and service organizations about employment, training and other opportunities. There will also be computers available for employment applications and other job search related use on site.

Participating employers, training providers and community resource organizations include:

  • APi Group
  • Bloomington Police Department
  • BNSF Railway
  • CenterPoint Energy
  • Children's Minnesota
  • City of Saint Paul
  • Department of Veterans Affairs - Debt Management Center
  • FedEx Ground
  • Hennepin County
  • IT Career Lab
  • Minneapolis VA Health Care Center - Employment Services
  • Minnesota Department of Corrections
  • New Horizons Technology Training Minnesota
  • Northwest Respiratory Services
  • Private Public Partnership (P3O)
  • Quanex
  • PCs for People
  • Ramsey CVSO
  • Schwing America
  • Small Sums
  • TDT Certified
  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security - Transportation Security Administration
  • UPS

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