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Tampa Veterans Job Fair
Amalie Arena
Tampa, FL 33602
July 18, 2019
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tampa Veterans Job Fair
July 18, 2019
RecruitMilitary has held 25 events in Tampa, drawing 10,449 attendees and 1,156 exhibitors.

DAV’s Mobile Service Office will be on site to assist veterans with benefits and claims for benefits. Stop by the mobile unit any time during the event.

801 job seekers registered to attend the Tampa Veterans Job Fair
801 job seekers registered to attend
323
Soldiers
151
Airmen
97
Sailors
72
Marines
35
Spouses
22
Coast Guardsmen
3
Others
2
DoD Civilians

DAV’s Mobile Service Office will be on site to assist veterans with benefits and claims for benefits. Stop by the mobile unit any time during the event.

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Job Seeker Venue Information
Amalie Arena
401 Channelside Drive
Tampa, FL 33602
Amalie Arena Information

The Job Fair will take place on the Arena Floor. Enter the stadium from the plaza into the Lexus Lounge entrance. Those who require ADA accommodations enter the double doors to the right of the Lexus Lounge. Staff will be onsite to offer assistance.

The venue requires that all attendees be wanded and that their bags be searched prior to entrance to the stadium. Please allow extra time.

Parking Information

Job seekers are encouraged to park in the Pam Iorio Garage (formerly known as South Regional Garage) located on Florida Ave. and Channelside Dr., where there are more than 700 available parking spaces. Parking is $1.60/hr.

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
This Career Fair was the best I've been to. Good job in putting this all together! A+++
Tampa Career Fair -- Army E-4
Great event, recommend it to all veteran job seekers and transitioning military members.
Tampa Career Fair -- Army O-5
Very productive and positive. RecruitMilitary has this right!
Tampa Career Fair -- Educational Recruiter
Common Questions

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