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Huntsville (Redstone Arsenal Area) Veterans Job Fair
Von Braun Center
Huntsville, AL 35801
April 4, 2019
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Huntsville (Redstone Arsenal Area) Veterans Job Fair
April 4, 2019
RecruitMilitary has held 2 events in Huntsville, drawing 317 attendees and 55 exhibitors.
146 job seekers registered to attend the Huntsville (Redstone Arsenal Area) Veterans Job Fair
146 job seekers registered to attend
53
Soldiers
16
Airmen
9
Sailors
5
Marines
1
DoD Civilian
1
Coast Guardsman
1
Spouse
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Job Seeker Venue Information
Von Braun Center
700 Monroe Street
Huntsville, AL 35801
Von Braun Center Information
  • The Job Fair will take place in the Ballroom located in the South Hall Section of the Von Braun Center.
Parking Information

The Von Braun Center has 3 main parking lots. South Hall Parking Garage (P2) is a covered parking garage providing protection from weather and access to all venues with convenience to South Hall events. Access to the South Hall Parking Garage (P2) is from Clinton Avenue, turn onto Pollard Street and follow signs.

There is a fee to park in the Center's garage. Current fee is $10 (subject to change). If you are a guest of the Embassy Suites adjacent to the Von Braun Center, there is no fee to park in their surface lot.

DIRECTIONS

From I-65 (North or South) Take Exit 340 to Huntsville I-565 headed East. Travel approximately 19 miles to exit 19-C to Washington Street. Turn right on Washington Street, cross over the bridge to the first traffic light – Monroe Street. Turn right onto Monroe Street and travel to the 3rd traffic light (Clinton Avenue). To reach the South Hall Parking Garage, turn right (west) on Clinton Avenue from Monroe Street. Continue to the next traffic light and turn left on Pollard Avenue to access the South Hall Parking Garage.

Entering Huntsville from 72 West (from Scottsboro) Take exit 19-A to Jefferson Street after Highway 72 West merges into I-565. Follow Jefferson Street to the first red light at Monroe Street, and turn right. Stay on Monroe until you come to the Clinton Avenue red light. Continue on Clinton and take a left on Pollard Street to access the South Hall Parking Garage.

Coming in from Guntersville, Highway 431 West 431 west will become Governors Drive. Follow Governors Drive across California Street and past Huntsville Hospital on your right. Turn right at the traffic light at Monroe Street. Go through the light at St. Clair, and turn left at the next light to stay on Monroe. For the South Hall Parking Garage, continue on Clinton Avenue and take a left on Pollard Street.

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
Be prepared to talk to everyone. The company I am currently in conversation with is in an industry I would not have expected to be interested in.
3/29/17 Huntsville Career Fair -- Army Reserve O-4
We were able to interact with several individuals with suitable skills and experience / potential for our industry.
3/29/17 Huntsville Career Fair -- Financial Services Recruiter
Very well communicated and advertised. A large variety of vendors.
3/29/17 Huntsville Career Fair -- Army National Guard E-4
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