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Fort Walton Beach/Eglin Veterans Job Fair

Emerald Coast Convention Center
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

May 17, 2018

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Fort Walton Beach/Eglin Veterans Job Fair
May 17, 2018

Job Fair in Pensacola

RecruitMilitary has held 4 events in Pensacola, drawing 854 attendees and 133 exhibitors.
334 job seekers registered to attend the Fort Walton Beach/Eglin Veterans Job Fair
334 job seekers registered to attend
163
Airmen
77
Soldiers
34
Sailors
12
Marines
5
Spouses
2
Others
1
DoD Civilian
1
Coast Guardsman
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Hiring Event in Fort Walton Beach, FL

32 Registered Exhibitors

Heavy Equipment College of Alabama
MacAuley-Brown
Saint Leo University
OASIS Alignment Services
Remote Imagery Technologies
JACOBS
Still Serving Veterans
New Horizons Computer Learning Centers
Hensel Phelps Construction
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

Emerald Coast Convention Center
1250 Miracle Strip Parkway SE
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Emerald Coast Convention Center Information

*The event will take place in the Emerald Ballroom.

*Please enter the facility through the main entrance visible from the main parking lot. Once inside, Emerald Ballroom will be to the right. Follow the signs to the RecruitMilitary registration tables.

Parking Information

Parking is complimentary. Two parking facilities are available -- one is located just outside of the main entrance to the Emerald Coast Convention Center and the other is a garage located beneath the venue.

Please follow the signs inside the facility to the Emerald Ballroom.

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

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