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Norfolk Veterans Job Fair
Decker Half Moone Center
Norfolk, VA 23510
May 9, 2019
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Norfolk Veterans Job Fair
May 9, 2019
RecruitMilitary has held 30 events in Norfolk, drawing 9,246 attendees and 1,323 exhibitors.
489 job seekers registered to attend the Norfolk Veterans Job Fair
489 job seekers registered to attend
234
Sailors
94
Soldiers
46
Airmen
24
Marines
16
Coast Guardsmen
14
Spouses
6
DoD Civilians
5
Others
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Job Seeker Venue Information
Decker Half Moone Center
One Waterside Drive
Norfolk, VA 23510
Decker Half Moone Center Information
  • The Job Fair will take place at the Decker Half Moone Center on the upper level in the Vista Room.
Parking Information
  • FOR JOB SEEKERS ONLY Complimentary parking will be available to the first 200 Job Seekers. 100 spaces are available at TOWN POINT GARAGE (110 W Main Street) and 100 spaces are available at BOUSH STREET GARAGE (112 West City Hall Street). NOTE: These are the ONLY 2 garages at which parking passes will be honored. Parking passes will be handed out to the first 200 candidates at registration check-in and are to be presented to garage staff upon exit from the garage after the event.

  • Hourly paid parking is available at several garages within walking distance. The closest is directly across the street in the West Plume Street Garage.

  • Metered street parking is also available. Please note your time to avoid going over and risking a ticket.

  • Candidates are encouraged to consider using public transportation.


Tide lightrail services: The MacArthur Square Station would be the most convenient. It is a 2 block walking distance. It’s located “between Bank and Atlantic Streets on the east and west and between City Hall Avenue and Plume Street on the north and south.” Candidates would walk 2 blocks west on Plume, cross the street and be at Nauticus.


Please use following link for additional details:
http://gohrt.com/services/the-tide/stations/macarthur-square-station/

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
Well represented with solid employers and good turnout.
Norfolk Career Fair - Manufacturing recruiter
It was a great opportunity to learn and to grow!
Norfolk Career Fair - Marine E-4
Great event. When I retired from the military I got my current job from attending this same Career Fair at the exact same location.
Norfolk Career Fair -- Education Recruiter
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