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Job Fair at Fort Riley

Fort Riley Community Center
Fort Riley, KS 66442

March 18, 2020

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Job Fair at Fort Riley
March 18, 2020

Job Fair in Fort Riley

RecruitMilitary has held 3 events in Fort Riley, drawing 437 attendees and 83 exhibitors.
31 job seekers registered to attend the Job Fair at Fort Riley
31 job seekers registered to attend
23
Soldiers
4
Spouses
1
DoD Civilian
1
Sailor
1
Airman
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Upcoming Job Fair Information

Job Seeker Venue Information

Facility Access Information
  • Candidates who do not possess a valid Military/DOD ID must request a base access visitor's pass from the Visitor's Center (Bldg 885) located just prior to the Henry Gate Access Control Point (Exit 301, U.S. Interstate Highway 70).

  • The Center is open Mon-Fri: 5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.

  • Local candidates, or those arriving early, may obtain a Visitor's Pass prior to the date of the event. Anyone who wishes to complete the required application, in advance, should click HERE. Please print and carry the completed application to the Visitor's Center for the review process. Please allow additional time for this process to be completed the morning of, as the Visitor's Center can be extremely busy.

  • Complete Base Access information can be found in the link below:
    http://www.riley.army.mil/Units/Garrison-Command/Emergency-Services/Access-Information/

Fort Riley Community Center
446 Seitz Drive
Fort Riley, KS 66442
Fort Riley Community Center Information

The Job Fair will take place in the upstairs Ballroom of the Community Center.

Parking Information

FREE parking is available immediately outside of the venue.

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

It was great! Lots of engagement from attendees.
Fort Riley -- Non-profit recruiter
The venue was great and the layout was great. Good experience.
Fort Riley -- Army E-6
I secured two interviews, one on the spot with a second interview scheduled the following week. Very good overall experience.
Fort Riley -- Army O-6

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