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Austin Veterans Job Fair

Frank C. Erwin Jr. Special Events Center
Austin, TX 78701

April 4, 2019

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Austin Veterans Job Fair
April 4, 2019

Job Fair in Austin

RecruitMilitary has held 18 events in Austin, drawing 4,591 attendees and 692 exhibitors.
558 job seekers registered to attend the Austin Veterans Job Fair
558 job seekers registered to attend
318
Soldiers
68
Airmen
61
Sailors
50
Marines
9
Spouses
3
Others
3
Coast Guardsmen
1
DoD Civilian
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Upcoming Job Fair Information

Job Seeker Venue Information

Frank C. Erwin Jr. Special Events Center
1701 Red River Street
Austin, TX 78701
Frank C. Erwin Jr. Special Events Center Information

The Job Fair will take place in the Lone Star Room of the Frank C. Erwin, Jr Special Events Center.

Enter through the Red River Entrance facing Red River Street.

Parking Information
  • Complimentary parking has been secured for Lot 108 located adjacent to the south side of the center. Please identify yourself to the lot attendant as "RecruitMilitary" to access the lot. Proceed up the ramp to the exterior concourse, then down the stairs to Red River Street, turn right, entrance doors will be halfway down on your right. If lot is full, paid parking is available in nearby garages (see below).

  • Additional parking can be found in two nearby garages (payment to be made at the exit kiosks, accepting only credit and debit cards):

    HEALTH CENTER GARAGE - Click HERE for details.
    The Health Center Garage is the closer of the two to the venue space.

    TRINITY GARAGE - Click HERE for details.

  • There are also several bus stops within one block of the center.

Event Success Tips

  • Review the exhibitor list and conduct research to help you engage effectively.
  • Visit every exhibitor - find the hidden opportunity that might be perfect for you.
  • Take a moment to practice your 30-second elevator pitch.
  • Make eye contact and confidently greet each recruiter with a smile and firm handshake.
  • Deliver your elevator pitch and engage in conversation.
  • Get the recruiter’s contact information and ask about the best way to follow-up.
  • Within 24 hours, follow-up with every company that interests you.
  • Visit our resource center for additional resources

Career Fair Testimonials

Employers where definitely looking to hire veterans and I made some very good contacts.
Austin Career Fair -- Army E-7
Already have an offer out to an attendee. The quality of candidates was great. The candidates for this particular event were really strong.
Austin Career Fair -- Information Technology Recruiter
Very impressed with the on-site staff. Very friendly, warm, and helpful. This fair far exceeds other fairs in the market.
Austin Career Fair -- Insurance Recruiter

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