Spring Job Fairs and Hiring Events

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ATTN Military Job Seekers: Spring job fair season is in full swing! Contact your local Employment Advisor today, beef up your resume and let them know what jobs or employers interest you.

It’s up to you to take the first step, but we’re here to help you start out on the right foot!

APRIL 

Thursday, April 16 (10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)
Chester | Lancaster DSS Job Fair
1837 Columbia Street, 29706

Thursday, April 16 (3:00-7:00 p.m.)
Columbia | Colonial Life Open House
1200 Colonial Life Blvd, 29210
Register

Thursday, April 16 (4:00-6:00 p.m.)
Spartanburg | Part-Time Faculty Job Fair
Spartanburg Community College Central Campus, Business I-85 and New Cut Road, 29303
(864) 592-4615
Event Details
 
Wednesday, April 22 (10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.)
Greenwood | Upper Savannah Job Fair
Greenwood Mall, 420 SC-72, 29649
(864) 941-8050
Event Flyer

Thursday, April 23 (11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.)
Charlotte | All Veterans Job Fair
Charlotte Motor Speedway, 555 Concord Parkway South, Concord, NC 28027
Sponsored by DAV and RecruitMilitary.com
Register

Friday, April 24 (10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)
Columbia | 2nd Annual Job Fair/Expungement-Pardon Workshop
Centura College, 7500 Two Notch Road, 29223
Hosted by SC Department of Probation, Parole and Pardon Services
(803) 754-7544
Press Release

Friday, April 24 (10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)
Augusta, GA | Solid Hires Military & Spouse Career Fair
Miller-Motte Technical College, 621 NW Frontage Road, 30907
Register
Tuesday, April 28 (10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.)
Sumter | Santee-Lynches Partners Annual Job Fair
Sumter Civic Center, 700 W. Liberty Street, 29150
Vets only first half hour (10:30-11:00 a.m.)
(803) 774-1300
Event Flyer

Wednesday, April 29 (11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)
Bennettsville | SC Department of Corrections Job Fair
Bennettsville Community Center, 714 N. Marlboro Street, 29512
Event Details
 

Thursday, April 30 (10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.)
Rock Hill | Catawba Regional Job Fair
Winthrop Coliseum, 1162 Eden Terrace, 29370
(803) 328-3881
Event Flyer

Thursday, April 30 (11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)
Beaufort | Solid Hires Military & Spouse Career Fair
VFW Post 8760, 37 Castle Road

MAY 

Thursday, May 7 (8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.)
Spartanburg | SC Works Upstate Annual Job Fair
Spartanburg Community College, 220 E. Kennedy Street, 29302
Vets only first hour (8:00-9:00 a.m.)
Event Info
 

Thursday, May 7 (9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.)
Camden | Santee-Lynches Partners Annual Job Fair
SCNG Armory, 1100 Ehrenclou Drive, 20020
Vets only first half hour (9:30-10:00 a.m.)
(803) 774-1300
Event Flyer

Tuesday, May 19 (9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.)
Columbia | SC Works Midlands Annual Job Fair
Bluff Road Armory, 1225 Bluff Road, 29201
(803) 978-0181
Event Flyer

Wednesday, May 27 (12:00 – 4:00 p.m.)
Online | Virtual Military Job Fair
Sponsored by MOAA and Corporate Gray
Register

 
JUNE

Tuesday, June 16 (10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)
Columbia | Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair
Solomon Center at Fort Jackson, 6510 Strom Thurmond Blvd., 29207
Register

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RSVP Now! Resume & Interview Workshop on May 13

BCBS square logoJust in time for the big Midlands Job Fair coming up on May 19, BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina will host a Resume Writing and Interview Skills Workshop* for military job seekers and family members on Wednesday, May 13 from 9 a.m. to noon  at the Bluff Road Armory (1225 Bluff Road, Columbia, 29201).

This free workshop will provide the tools and knowledge needed to build an effective resume and improve your interviewing skills. BCBS recruiters — former military themselves — will share tips and tricks from an HR perspective applicable to any job search. Hope to see you there!

Space is limited. Email OperationPalmettoEmployment@gmail.com or call (803) 299-4019 to reserve your seat!

*To ensure a take-home workbook, please RSVP no later than 5 p.m. Monday, May 11.