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New York Veterans Job Fair

Metropolitan Pavilion
New York, NY 10011

September 5, 2019

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
New York Veterans Job Fair
September 5, 2019

Job Fair in New York

RecruitMilitary has held 30 events in New York, drawing 9,704 attendees and 1,736 exhibitors.
491 job seekers registered to attend the New York Veterans Job Fair
491 job seekers registered to attend
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Career Prep 101 Seminar

At 10:00 AM, DeVry University will be hosting a Career Prep 101 seminar.
At the event, DeVry University’s Career Services professionals will provide strategies on how to navigate a career fair, enhance your professional message and how to follow up after a career fair. Career Services professionals will also be available to answer any questions you might have about your job search.
Register separately for the seminar at devry_cc_ny.

Following the seminar, DeVry will be offering mints, hand sanitizer and seats to recharge at their booth. Stop by to take advantage of this recharging station and ask any additional questions you may have about your job search.


Upcoming Job Fair Information

Job Seeker Venue Information

Metropolitan Pavilion
125 West 18th Street
New York, NY 10011
Metropolitan Pavilion Information

The Job Fair will be held in full Pavilion located on the first floor of the Metropolitan Pavilion.

Parking Information

Parking in New York can be extremely expensive. We encourage the use of public transportation.

The following subway lines have stops near to Metropolitan Pavilion. Visit New York City Transit / MTA for service status, transport-related apps, and more, as well as standard subway and bus route maps.

The No. 1 train; from the 18th St. stop, walk east to 125 W. 18th St.,

The No. 2 or 3 train; from the 14th St. stop, walk uptown (north) to 18th St. and 7th Avenue; turn right onto 18th St., and proceed east to 125 W. 18th St.

The A, C, or E train; from the 14th St. stop, walk uptown (north) on 8th Avenue to 18th St.; turn right onto 18th St., then, crossing over 7th Avenue, proceed to 125 W. 18th St.

The M, F or L train; from the 14th St. stop, walk uptown (north) on 6th Avenue to 18th St., then turn left onto 18th St. and proceed to 125 W. 18th St.

The No. 4, 5, 6, Q, R, N, or W train; from the 14th St. stop at Union Square, walk uptown to 18th St. and then proceed west to 125 W. 18th St.

Parking Panda and SpotHero are examples of parking availability and reservation apps that may assist you. If you have parking-related inquiries, please contact the lot/garage directly. The information below comes from public lot/garage listings and are the closest garages to the Metropolitan Pavilion. RecruitMilitary is not responsible for such listings’ accuracy.

MP W 20 LLC 180 West 20th Street New York, NY 10011 Between 6th & 7th Ave. (212) 488-5900

Rapid Park 124 West 20th Street Between 6th & 7th Ave. (212) 627-7739 Hours: 24 Hours/7 Days a Week

587 6th Ave. 587 6th Avenue New York, NY 10001 SW crnr of 6th Ave. & 17th St. (800) 836-6666

Little Man Parking 150 West 20th Street New York, NY 10011 Between 6th & 7th Ave. (212) 627-4505

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

Bring a team with you because there are a lot of hungry veterans looking for their next career and you need an entire team to maximize your ability to touch every candidate there!
New York -- Telecommunications recruiter
I had a pleasant day connecting with exhibitors in person. I landed a job interview hours after the event and made a handful of connections I can recommend to other veterans.
New York -- Army E-5
The job fair exceeded my expectations with the quality and amount of vendors. Everyone was friendly, approachable, and offered valuable information.
New York Career Fair -- Attendee

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