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Birmingham Veterans Job Fair

McWane Science Center
Birmingham, AL 35203

August 1, 2019

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Birmingham Veterans Job Fair
August 1, 2019

Job Fair in Birmingham

RecruitMilitary has held 11 events in Birmingham, drawing 2,310 attendees and 339 exhibitors.
364 job seekers registered to attend the Birmingham Veterans Job Fair
364 job seekers registered to attend
161
Soldiers
48
Sailors
36
Airmen
31
Marines
25
Spouses
8
Others
2
Coast Guardsmen
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Upcoming Job Fair Information

Job Seeker Venue Information

McWane Science Center
200 19th Street North
Birmingham, AL 35203
McWane Science Center Information
  • The Job Fair will take place in the Art and Tech Room.
Parking Information
  • Parking Deck: McWane Science Center’s parking deck offers safe and convenient parking on 2nd Avenue North. The height limit for the deck is 6’8”. Park on level C then proceed through the door labeled Special Events Entrance.

  • Standard Cost: 6:30am – 6:30pm: $5.00 required to exit deck. The exit gate accepts $1, $5, $10, $20 bills as well as debit and credit cards. You can also purchase a token at the ticketing counter inside the center. Members receive free parking in the deck.

  • Street Parking: Additional parking is available on the streets surrounding the center. On Monday – Friday there is a 2-hour limit on the street parking. The meter charges $0.25/hour.

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

Good event. Event director, Mr. Robert Walker, continues to work very hard to make these events profitable for job seekers, as well as vendors.
Birmingham Career Fair -- Construction / Building Supplies Recruiter
I've told other recruiters at different events that we do really well with the level of professionalism when dealing with RM. Great place to find management.
Birmingham -- Retail recruiter
I was able to schedule an interview for the following week and was offered a more prestigious position than what I had interviewed for. Very pleased with the outcome.
Birmingham -- Army E-8

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