Veteran Job Fair

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2018 Event


Stay tuned for Workforce Solutions of West Central Texas, in partnership with the Texas Workforce Commission, to host their 7th Annual Hiring Red, White, & YOU! Veterans Job Fair next year! There will be no cost for veterans, participants, or employers.
 
All veterans, active duty military, and their family members are invited to attend.
  

Job Seekers


Pre-registration is not required, but will help save time upon arrival at the event. We encourage job seekers to register in Texas' online job matching system at www.workintexas.com. If you are already registered, please make sure your information is up-to-date. Laptops will be available at the event to complete/update your profile.

Job Seeker registration is now closed. Thank you!  

Employers


This is a great opportunity to recruit local individuals affiliated with our military branches. Former military personnel are equipped with countless skills and unique strengths that are assets for employment as a civilian. At the event, you will have a 10x10 booth with electricity, one table, two chairs, and two lunches, all at no cost! Free wireless internet is also available.
   
Employer registration is now closed. Thank you to our participants listed below!

 

Questions?

Contact Robert Puls, Steve Collins, or Kathy Turner by calling (325) 795-4397 or by sending an email. 

Who was at the event?

Thank you to the participating organizations for 2017!

2017 Participating Organizations* Offerings (organizations may have additional job openings)
Central Texas Opportunities Case managers, Intake Clerks, receptionist
Department of Family and Protective Services Casework for CPS, APS, and CCL
Eagle Aviation Services Aircraft Mechanics, Aircraft Cleaners
Lithia Motors Sales Representatives, Certified Automotive Technicians
Texas Department of Criminal Justice Correctional Officers
United States Gypsum Mechanics, Electricians, Board Line Operations
First Financial Bank FT/PT Tellers, Personal Bankers, Loan Collectors, Administrative Assistants,
Deposit Operations Specialist, In-House Mortgage Processor,
Item Processing Specialist, Loan Processor
Texas Department of Public Safety Texas State Trooper, Law Enforcement
KTAB-TV/ KRVC-TV Productions, News, Sales
Dollar Tree Stores, Inc. Store Manager, Assistant Store Manager, Cashiers, Stockers,
New Store Set-Up Crew Members
Texas Department of Transportation Maintenance, Clerical, Engineering
US Customs and Border Protection  Law Enforcement
Lowe's Home Improvement  Customer Service Associates
City of Abilene Various Positions
Jackson Hewitt Tax Service  Tax Preparers
Hendrick Medical Center  Admissions, Phlebotomy/ Blood Bank, Environmental Services
Abilene State Supported Living Center Direct Care, LVN; RN, Others
NEXTera Energy  Wind Technician
Advantage Resourcing Administrative Assistant, Receptionist, Medical Receptionist, Legal Assistant,
General Warehouse/ Labor, Order Builder, Loaders, Forklift Operators
Army and Air Force Exchange Service Retail and Food Service
Ben E. Keith CDL Driver, Non CDL Driver and DOT Shuttle Driver
Abimar Foods, Inc. General Production, Maintenance, Sanitation, Forklift Drivers
Abilene Regional Medical Center Nursing, Dietetics, Admissions, Environment Services
Bridgestone Manufacturing
Saint Francis Community Services Foster Parents
Action Career Training Instructors
NAF HR Office - Dyess Air Force Base Housekeepers, Food Service Workers, Cooks
Taylor County Sheriff's Office Corrections Officer
Family Dollar Stores Store Managers, Assistant Managers, and Customer Service Representatives
Integrated Community Services Direct Care Staff, Administrative Assistant, Day Habilitation Trainer for IDD
Resource Employment Solutions Production
Ludlum Measurements, Inc. CNC Machinist, Electrical Engineer, Electrician, Electronics Tech,
HVAC Tech, Industrial Sales, and Insides Sales Support Specialists
Abilene Aero A&P Mechanic Line, Service Technicians
AISD Student Nutrition Part time Cafeteria Helpers, Cook & Substitutes
Market Street Checker, Sacker, Food Service, Kitchen
Federal Aviation Administration Electronic Technicians
PepsiCo Sales, Warehouse, Distribution, Driver
Buzzi Unicem USA General Labor, Instrument Electrician, Quarry Supervisor
Coastal Transport CDL Class A Truck Drivers
Texas Department of Public Safety Texas State Trooper (Law Enforcement)
Yellowhouse Machinery Shop/Field Mechanic
Swift Transportation Over the road Commercial Motor Vehicle Driver
HJC Farms Laborer, CDL Driver, Foreman
Cincas Corporation Production Service
Next Level Nutraceuticals Line Technicians
West Texas VA Medical Clinic Federal - multiple openings
Prairie Dog Pet Products Kitchen Staff, Productions, Warehouse, Mechanical
Ron Jackson State Juvenile Justice/
Texas Juvenile Justice Department

Juvenile Correctional Officers
Genesis Health Care Coronado Assistant Business Office Manager, Maintenance Supervisor, MDS - Nurse RN
Brownwood Regional Medical Center Nursing Med Tech
Petroleum Solutions, Inc. Service Technicians
Saint Francis Community Services Foster Parents
CDTS Inc. Diesel Mechanic, Welders, Tank RepairTech, Stream Rack Operator, Plate Roll
Operator, Special Projects Assistance and Maintenance
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Resource
Cisco College Resource
Abilene Vet Center Resource
TSTC Resource; Current Job Openings
Resource Care Community Health Center Behavioral Health/Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Clyde), Family Nurse
Practitioner (Breckenridge), Dentist (Albany and Breckenridge), CMA (Baird)
Social Security Administration Customer Service Representatives
Kindred at Home Personal Care Caregivers, Personal Care Attendants
Sanders Insurance Agency Insurance Agent
Paceline Collision Systems, Inc. Estimators, Repair Technicians
Byrd Oilfield Service CDL Drivers, Dispatchers, Shop Hands, Oilfield Service Hands, Mechanics
Coca-Cola Warehouse, General Labor, Drivers, Merchandisers
CityLink Mechanics, Drivers
NTS Communications Sales Representatives
Shoppa's Material Handling Forklift & High-lift Field Service Technicians, Shop Technician
MetroCare/AMR EMT-Basic, EMT-Intermediate, Paramedic
Workforce Solutions of West Central Texas Resource
Texas Veterans Commission Resource

*Updated: 11/21/17