MEDIA ADVISORY - Assemblymember Irwin to Co-Host Veterans Military Job Fair

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Job Fair to highlight organizations hiring veterans

BACKGROUND: Assemblymember Irwin is partnering with the Ventura County Military Collaborative to co-host the 6th Annual Military Expo and Job Fair. This event will bring together organizations and government agencies that provide veterans with different services, including; VA Benefits, healthcare, counseling, legal help, employers, and a range of other programs.

This year, Assemblymember Irwin is hosting the job fair section of the expo. Local companies, organizations, and small to medium-sized businesses with job openings for veterans will be participating. Military veterans transitioning to civilian life can have a difficult time finding jobs once they leave the military. There will be 35 employers at the Expo looking for a few good men and women to complete their teams. Businesses will have information and contacts to help veterans and enlisted military with their immediate and future employment needs.

WHEN: Saturday, August 26

               10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 

* Guest Speakers will begin at 10am

WHERE: Camarillo Community Center

                  1605 Burnley St  

Photo Op: Hundreds of military veterans and their families.

 

VETERANS CAN MEET WITH REPRESENTATIVES FROM:

  • SoCal Gas
  • Frontier
  • Haas
  • Ventura County Sheriffs
  • Oxnard PD
  • 30 other employers