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Birmingham Veterans Job Fair

McWane Science Center
Birmingham, AL 35203

August 17, 2017

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Birmingham Veterans Job Fair
August 17, 2017

Job Fair in Birmingham

RecruitMilitary has held 11 events in Birmingham, drawing 2,310 attendees and 339 exhibitors.
352 job seekers registered to attend the Birmingham Veterans Job Fair
352 job seekers registered to attend
163
Soldiers
61
Sailors
31
Marines
30
Airmen
13
Spouses
4
Others
3
Coast Guardsmen
1
DoD Civilian
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Hiring Event in Birmingham, AL

48 Registered Exhibitors

Featured Exhibitors
University of West Alabama
First Command Financial Planning
DeVry University
Forest Park Police
Herzing University
Heavy Construction Academy
BL Harbert International
Standard Roofing Company
Still Serving Veterans
Livetech, LLC
Pinnacle Career Institute
Our events average over 50 exhibitors, and the list is not final until the day of the event. Check back regularly for additions.

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

Complimentary Parking is available to the first 300 JOB SEEKERS in the McWane Center's parking deck located adjacent to the facility on 2nd Avenue North. A token will be issued at registration check-in. The token is ONLY valid for the McWane Center parking garage. It is NOT valid at any other local parking facilities.

Additional street parking is also 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 and spaces are based on availability.

Directions:

Located in downtown Birmingham, McWane Center is easily accessible from Interstate 65, Interstate 59/20, Highway 31 and Highway 280.

From Montgomery / Hoover, Take I-65 North to exit 260-B. Follow 3rd Ave N to 19th St. Turn right. McWane Center is located on the corner of 2nd Ave and 19th St N.

From Huntsville / Gardendale, Take I-65 South to exit 260. Turn left at the 4th traffic signal. Follow 3rd Ave N to 19th St. Turn right. McWane Center is located at the corner of 2nd Ave and 19th St N.

From Chattanooga / Gadsden, Take I-59/20 South/West to exit 125-B. Turn left. Follow 22nd St to 2nd Ave North. Turn right. McWane Center is located at the corner of 2nd Ave and 19th St N.

From Tuscaloosa / Bessemer, Take I-59/20 North/East to exit 125. Turn right. Follow 22nd St to 2nd Ave North. Turn right. McWane Center is located at the corner of 2nd Ave and 19th St N.

From Auburn / Inverness, Take Hwy 31/280 to the 2nd Ave N exit. Follow 2nd Ave N. McWane Center is located at the corner of 2nd Ave and 19th St N.

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

Well organized. Good event. Go! It is worth it.
Birmingham -- Law Enforcement and Security recruiter
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

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