Pittsburgh Veteran Job Fair

This event took place on October 24, 2013 at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum in Pittsburgh, PA.

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Featured Exhibitors

  • The Home Depot
  • Baker Hughes
  • Bayer Corp.
  • Volt Workforce Solutions
  • DeVry University
  • PNC
  • Bechtel Plant Machinery, Inc.
  • Schlumberger

Exhibitors

  • WESCO
  • AMVETS
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • Republic Services
  • Pro Grass LLC.
  • Veterans' Taxi
  • FedEx Ground
  • United Lender Services Corp.
  • Pennsylvania Transformer Technology
  • EQT Corporation
  • Solar Turbines Incorporated
  • Mylan, Inc.
  • Medical Sales College
  • State Farm
  • Direct Energy
  • Duquesne University
  • General Nutrition Center
  • Maalt Transport
  • Chatham University
  • Kelly Services
  • Kaplan College
  • UPMC
  • Quest Diagnostics, Inc.
  • Danos & Curole
  • Rosedale Technical Institute
  • Prudential Financial
  • FirstEnergy - Power Systems Institute
  • Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
  • WyoTech
  • Roto-Rooter
  • ATI Allegheny Ludlum
  • Citizens Bank
  • 1st MCD Prior Service Recruiting
  • The Art Institutes
  • Georgia College of Construction
  • Heavy Construction Academy

Beyond Altruism

“Among the fondest memories Peter Gudmundsson ’85 has of his three years as an active-duty U.S. Marine officer was the time in 1987 when, off the coast of Vietnam, he stood on the deck of a U.S. Navy ship looking up at the Soviet planes flying overhead. What was particularly memorable, he says, was not the plane flying overhead, but the reaction of the men in his platoon”

Money For Lunch

“Money for Lunch host Bert Martinez interviewed Peter Gudmundsson. Discussed veteran hiring.”

Helping veterans overcome job search challenges

“Mike Rollins is featured on America Now. Recently, America Now visited a RecruitMilitary job fair held at the Hurst Conference Center in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. ”

TN veterans face tough battle to find employment

“By Naomi Snyder Terry Pack was an aircraft mechanic serving in the Army in Iraq, spending two of the last six years in combat overseas. Now that he's done his service for the country, he can't even get a job doing oil changes at Sears. "It's tough,'' said the unemployed Clarksville veteran, who was honorably discharged in January. "I've been looking for any job." A congressional hea...”

Job Fair Helps Veterans Connect With Employers

“Mary Robb Jackson Reporting: A day-long job expo is drawing nearly 400 veterans to Heinz Field. They are all ages and from all eras. They are here for many reasons, according to John Lundberg of RecruitMilitary. "I think we have a lot of people here that may already be employed. Maybe they're just looking for something a little bit better. Maybe there'll a little nervous about where they'...”

Helping Jobless Vets

“CNN Host Fredricka Whitfield One in nine Iraq and Afghanistan vets is out of work. Fredricka Whitfield talks with Rick Jones about how RecruitMilitary's website and career fair events are helping veterans and military spouses find jobs in the current economy. CNN's Josh Levs shows viewers how to navigate the RecruitMilitary website and points out key features most useful to veteran job seek...”

Veterans and Jobs

“Matt Murphy, RecruitMilitary's Senior VP of Business Development and Sales is a guest on Washington Journal to talk about a recent report that shows the jobless rate for veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars is over eleven percent. He talks about connecting employers, educational institutions, and franchisors to veterans because of their character, skills and training, diversity, and securi...”

RecruitMilitary has held 7 events in Pittsburgh, drawing 1,339 attendees and 257 exhibitors.

Who Attended?

  • 493 Veterans
  • 213 Soldiers
  • 91 Airmen
  • 90 Sailors
  • 64 Marines
  • 16 Spouses
  • 12 Others
  • 4 Coast Guardsmen
  • 3 DoD Civilians
Exhibitor Packages
Very organized, well run, and allowed us to get interactions with people that we may have never crossed paths. This is the main job fair that we attend yearly. It was a very good event.
Recruiter, Retail Industry, past Pittsburgh Exhibitor