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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 18 events in Austin, drawing 4,591 attendees and 692 exhibitors.
610 job seekers registered to attend the Austin Veterans Job Fair
610 job seekers registered to attend
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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 Preparation Resources

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

Great positive atmosphere!! Love the respect and warm welcome from everyone!!
Austin -- Army W-4
The quality of the candidates makes our time worthwhile. They are ready to work and have credentials already. We have encountered more qualified people at these events than other events.
Austin Career Fair -- Non-profit Recruiter
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

Common Questions

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