County Executive Chris Abele
Press Release

Hundreds of Job Openings for Military Veterans

Event Tomorrow 9am – 1pm

By - Mar 6th, 2013 11:56 am

MILWAUKEE – A Job Fair for Military Veterans will be held on Thursday, March 7th at the Milwaukee County War Memorial Center from 9am – 1pm. Veterans can park for free at the O’Donnell Parking structure across the street.

This is the ninth and largest jobs fair put on by the Milwaukee County Veterans Service Office. More than 70 companies including Pepsi, FedEx Express, WE Energies and the Milwaukee County Parks Department will be on hand interviewing and hiring veterans. As part of this event, the Milwaukee County Parks Department has committed to hire 100 veterans for seasonal work this year.

Additional coordination and support for the event is provided by the Zablocki VA Medical Center and veterans employment representatives of the DWD Office of Veterans Services.

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