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Job Fair at Joint Base Lewis-McChord
American Lake Conference Center
Joint Base Lewis McChord, WA 98433
July 25, 2019
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Job Fair at Joint Base Lewis-McChord
July 25, 2019
RecruitMilitary is excited to produce our inaugural veteran recruiting event in Joint Base Lewis McChord. We look forward to having you join us and help make the event a great success for area veterans and companies.
152 job seekers registered to attend the Job Fair at Joint Base Lewis-McChord
152 job seekers registered to attend
74
Soldiers
19
Airmen
15
Sailors
9
Marines
8
Spouses
4
Coast Guardsmen
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Job Seeker Venue Information
Facility Access Information

Acceptable Access Documentation
All attendees must possess the following item(s) or you will not be allowed access to the military installation or the Job Fair:


  1. Military Identification Card (Active, Reserve/Guard, Retiree ID) OR Civilian/Contractor CAC Card) OR Non-military photo ID.
  2. Current and compliant current driver’s license. See the following link for states with compliant licenses: REAL ID STATES.
  3. Current automobile registration or rental car contract.
  4. Current proof of automobile insurance or rental car contract.
  5. If your driver’s license, passport or other identification has expired or is no longer valid you "WILL NOT" be allowed to enter the post.
  6. As part of security measures on a military post your vehicle may be subject to inspection. This is part of the security measures against any terrorist threats. Please cooperate with security and their mission.

(NOTE: All military installations and facilities reserve the right to refuse admittance to any installation or military facility. RecruitMilitary is not responsible for local installation policies and cannot grant access or override installation policies.)

American Lake Conference Center
8085 NCO Beach Road
Joint Base Lewis McChord, WA 98433
American Lake Conference Center Information

The Job Fair will take place in the Evergreen Ballroom of the American Lake Conference Center.

Parking Information

FREE parking is available immediately outside of the venue.

Attendees who already have a Military ID:
• From Seattle take I-5 South and take Exit 120.
• Keep right at the fork and merge onto 41st Division Drive
• Turn right on San Francisco Ave.
• Take immediate right onto NCO Beach Rd.
• The Conference Center will be 0.8 miles down on your left.


Attendees without a Military ID -- will be required to go to the Visitor Center BEFORE proceeding to the American Lake Conference Center:
Directions to Visitor's Center: * From Seattle take I-5 South and take exit 120.
* Stay left on the fork and take the second exit that goes around and under the freeway.
* Merge onto 41st Division Drive
* The Visitor Center will be 0.2 miles on the right.

Directions to Venue from Visitor's Center: * Go LEFT out of the Visitor’s Center (away from the Main Gate – which will be on your right as you leave parking lot)
* Proceed under I-5 to North Fort Gate
* Turn Right onto San Francisco Rd
* Immediately turn Right onto NCO Beach Rd
* Venue will be down on the LEFT about a 1 to 1.5 miles
* You will bear left to enter the parking lot (the road splits and oncoming traffic has a stop sign)
* If you miss that, you can continue straight and turn left at the next entrance.

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 is one of the top job fairs and that is why I attend. Quality venue, solid candidates.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord -- Financial Services recruiter
Successful event. Everything went smoothly. Nice venue. Great host. Many excellent candidates. Very organized and professional. Thank you.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord -- Transportation / Logistics recruiter
Well organized with many different organizations represented.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord -- Army W-3
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