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Raleigh Veterans Military Appreciation Job Fair

PNC Arena
Raleigh, NC 27607

October 10, 2019

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Raleigh Veterans Military Appreciation Job Fair
October 10, 2019

Job Fair in Raleigh

RecruitMilitary has held 27 events in Raleigh, drawing 7,364 attendees and 864 exhibitors.
380 job seekers registered to attend the Raleigh Veterans Military Appreciation Job Fair
380 job seekers registered to attend
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Upcoming Job Fair Information

Job Seeker Venue Information

PNC Arena
1400 Edwards Mill Rd
Raleigh, NC 27607
PNC Arena Information
  • The Job Fair will take place on the West and East Main Concourses.

  • NOTE! The event start time is 9:00am due to game later in the evening.

  • Please enter through the WEST Entrance.


  • As part of Military Appreciation events, NC State Athletics has partnered with RecruitMilitary to provide job fair attendees the opportunity to purchase discounted $10 tickets to the military appreciation night football game vs. Syracuse in the evening following the job fair.

  • The game kicks off at 8 pm on ESPN and the Military Appreciation game will provide the opportunity to honor military members of all branches throughout the game.

  • Discounted tickets are available for any remaining seats and must be purchased in advance of the game through the promo code.

  • There is a max of 8 tickets that can be purchased at a time and you must pick them up at the job fair check-in earlier in the day with a valid ID.

  • Once registered for the event, go to click and enter RECRUITMILITARY as the promo code to purchase your discounted tickets.

Parking Information


  • COMPLIMENTARY Parking is available in the 6000 lot ONLY for the duration of the Job Fair. ALL cars must vacate the lot by 2pm for football game day parking.

  • All vehicles must enter the PNC Arena parking lots through GATE E off of Edwards Mill Rd. Please note that Gate E will be the only gate open during the day.

  • Let the gate attendants or police officers know you are attending the RecruitMilitary Job Fair. There is no pass that is needed to enter.

  • Park in the 6000 lot on your left (off of Steve Stroud Way) for the event.

  • REMINDER - Cars not out of the lot by 2 pm will be towed at the owners’ expense.


  • Football game day parking is available in the areas around Carter-Finley Stadium.

  • Game attendees can purchase a parking space for the game in the Palisades, CVM, or Blue Ridge grass lots for $20 per pass until a week before the game through the NC State Ticket Office. The parking pass will be mailed to your address and the physical pass must be presented when arriving at the parking lot.

  • Passes can also be purchased when arriving at private lots around the stadium (not controlled by NC State) on a first come, first-serve basis through game day cash lots.

  • To pre-purchase a parking pass or for any game day parking questions, please visit or call the NC State Ticket Office at (919) 865-1510.

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

There were more companies I was interested in than I thought I would be interested in.
Raleigh -- Air Force O-3
Excellent bang for the buck. Good turnout of candidates. RM staff are extremely helpful and make it a worthwhile experience.
Raleigh -- Information Technology recruiter
The space/location/quality of candidates was superb. Event communication was above average, and the enthusiasm from the hosts throughout the event was infectious.
Raleigh Career Fair -- Education Recruiter

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