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Austin Veterans Job Fair

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

September 12, 2019

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Austin Veterans Job Fair
September 12, 2019

Job Fair in Austin

RecruitMilitary has held 17 events in Austin, drawing 4,356 attendees and 640 exhibitors.
180 job seekers registered to attend the Austin Veterans Job Fair
180 job seekers registered to attend
116
Soldiers
18
Airmen
15
Sailors
10
Marines
1
Spouse
1
Coast Guardsman
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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
  • 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

Very good job. Applicants appeared prepared and serious about employment.
Austin Career Fair -- Financial Services Recruiter
Definitely the place to be for networking or when one is looking for a job.
Austin Career Fair -- Attendee
Employers where definitely looking to hire veterans and I made some very good contacts.
Austin Career Fair -- Army E-7

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