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"Hero Hired" Career & Resource Fair

Date: 2/15/2018, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Campus Center (CC) Monarch Hall

"Hero Hired" Career & Resource Fair

Los Angeles Valley College, in partnership with the Valley Economic Alliance, will host the "Hero Hired" Career and Resource Fair on Thursday, February 15 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in LAVC's Monarch Hall in the Campus Center building.

This is the 11th year that the Valley Economic Alliance's has presented this job fair for veterans and transitioning military personnel, National Guard members, Reserve members, and military spouses. Employers will be taking resumes, interviewing candidates, and hiring at the event. All job seekers are encouraged to bring their resumes and dress for success. 

The job fair gives veteran job seekers priority access to employers starting at 9:00 a.m. The fair will then be opened to the public at 10 a.m. Job Seeker Registration is available on Eventbrite.

The following employers, high learning institutions, and community resources are participating in the event: 

  • Aerojet Rocketdyne

  • Aerotek

  • Allied Universal Security Services

  • Bankers Life

  • Business Accelerator Program

  • CalVet-Veterans Home of California

  • Career Strategies

  • CareMore Health

  • Child Care Resource Center

  • Concorde Career College

  • Crane Aerospace and Electronics

  • Daily News

  • Employment Development Department

  • Express Employment Professionals

  • Farmers Insurance District Office

  • First Student

  • Forest Lawn

  • Fralock

  • Glendale Community College

  • Goodwill Southern California

  • Hilton

  • Kaiser Permanente

  • L-3 Ocean Systems

  • Laborers Training School & Apprenticeship

  • Los Angeles Valley College Job Training Dept

  • Los Angeles Valley College Student Services Division

  • Los Angeles World Airports

  • Lyft


  • New York Life

  • Phillips Graduate University

  • Professionals in Human Resources (PHIRA)

  • Quallion/EnerSys

  • Republic Services

  • Salvation Army Haven Veterans Employment Services

  • Securitas Security Services

  • Skills Global

  • SoCal Gas

  • TECOM Industries, Inc, Smiths Interconnect

  • Tierra del Sol Foundation

  • UCLA

  • United Cerebral Palsy of Los Angeles

  • VEDC

  • Veterans Career Xchange

  • Wells Fargo

  • Women’s Collaborative Mentoring Program

  • Workforce Development Board City of Los Angeles

Free parking is available for job seekers on the 4th floor of the Parking Structure on Ethel Avenue and Hatteras Street. Vehicles parked in other student parking areas on campus will be required to have a valid parking permit, which are available at parking pay stations on campus. View the LAVC campus map

The Hero Hired a Vet Job and Resource Fair is also cosponsored by Aerojet Rocketdyne, Republic Services, Glendale Community College, City of Los Angeles Economic and Workforce Development Department, Concorde Career College, MAXIMUS, and Wells Fargo. For more information, visit the Valley Economic Alliance Web page.

This event is wheelchair accessible. Individuals needing sign language interpreters, assisted listening devices, large print, Braille materials or any other accommodations should contact Diana Flores Martinez at (818) 778-5998 or by 2/8/18.

Ticket Cost: Free for job seekers

Parking: Guest should park in Parking Structure – 4th Floor. Parking permits are required at all times. Daily Parking permits for student parking spots can be purchased at an LAVC parking pay station. View campus map

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For more information please contact: The Valley Economic Alliance

Phone: (818) 379-7000


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