The American Legion Career Fair – April 23, 2019

When: Tuesday, April 23, 9:00am to 2:00pm

Where: 2035 North Highland Ave., Los Angeles, CA (Free parking with validation)

Registration required! Register here: http://events.hiringourheroes.org/events/washington-military-hiring-fair/event-summary-f22b2dc8dcdd4cf0adbb52c2681ce176.aspx. 

Questions? Contact: Ariel A De Jesus at (202) 861-2700 or emailadejesusATlegion.org

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Firefighter Career Expo March 23, 2019: South El Monte


Firefighter Career Expo 2019

Sat, March 23, 2019, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM 

FCTC South El Monte
10316 East Rush Street, South El Monte, CA 91733

by The California Firefighter Joint Apprenticeship Committee (Cal-JAC):

“Firefighter Career Expos are FREE for attendees, families and friends. When reserving tickets, please choose the appropriate option whether you are an expo participant or a guest during the registration process.

“Expo participants will have the opportunity to:

  • Meet with fire department recruiters
  • Try out the Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) *Must be 18 years or older to practice the CPA
  • Learn what to expect on the entry-level firefighter Written Test
  • Find out about the FCTC Statewide Eligibility List and how to get on it
  • Take an up-close look at Fire Apparatus
  • Learn more about a typical “Day in the Life of a Firefighter”
  • Enjoy refreshments and a free barbeque

“For more information, visit www.cffjac.org or www.fctconline.org.

Google Has Tools To Help U.S. Veterans Find Jobs And Promote Businesses

Google Data Scientist and former U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Sean O’Keefe pointed out that there are more than 2.5 million businesses in the U.S. that are majority-owned by veterans. This amounts to 9% of all businesses in the U.S. To help veterans find jobs and promote their businesses, Google has launched some useful new tools.

Google has enabled new “Veteran-Led” attribute for businesses that are owned, led or founded by a veteran. This attribute can be added through the Google My Business profiles. And it will appear along with others such as “Outdoor Seating” and “Has Wifi.” . . . . more