VANCOUVER, Wash. – More than 20 employers will participate in a free job fair to recruit military veteran employees at Washington State University Vancouver 9 a.m.-noon Thursday, May 19, in the Firstenburg Student Commons.
Jobs for Vets will include recruitment for healthcare, manufacturing, telecommunication, warehouse, government and construction positions.
Participants are asked to bring multiple copies of their résumé, be prepared to follow up with recruiters by applying online or signing up for testing, and dress for an interview.
Participating employers include: Adecco, All Transmission Parts, Cadet Manufacturing, Christensen Shipyards, Clackamas County, Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office, Clark County, Columbia Machine, Country Financial, Express Employment Professionals, Integra Telecom, Iron Mountain, Kyocera Industrial Ceramics, Legacy Health, May Trucking, NECA-IBEW Electrical Training Center, Northwest Natural Products, OMSI, Oregon Tradeswomen, PeaceHealth, Portland Fire and Rescue, Portland Habilitation NW, Portland Police Bureau, Shell at Fisher’s Landing and more.
The event is sponsored by WorkSource, WSU Vancouver, Partners In Careers and Joint Service Support/J9 Washington National Guard. To learn more about Jobs for Vets, call WorkSource at 360-438-4123 or visit
WorkSource is an equal-opportunity partnership of organizations that provides employment and training services. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to people with disabilities.