Information regarding upcoming veteran hiring events is provided below (organized by sponsoring organization).
Hiring Our Heroes
Hiring Our Heroes is a nationwide initiative of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation to help veterans, transitioning service members and military spouses find meaningful employment opportunities. Information regarding upcoming hiring events can be accessed at the link below:
Illinois Department of Employment Security
Information about upcoming veterans events sponsored by the Illinois Department of Employment Security can be accessed by following the link below to the IDES Events Calendar and typing “veteran” in the keyword field
(In addition, any veteran needing employment assistance can use the Illinois Department of Employment Security Office Locator tool: to find the nearest IDES Office.)
Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs
Information about resources for employers and job-seeking veterans, as well as veteran-specific information about state employment and licenses, can be accessed at the Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs website http://www2.illinois.gov/veterans/benefits/Pages/employment.aspx
Illinois Joining Forces
Illinois Joining Forces (IJF) is a statewide, public-private network of veteran- and military-serving organizations that collaborate in person and online to help service members, veterans, and their families navigate the “sea of goodwill.”
The IJF website includes information about upcoming veteran/military events, including hiring events.