Military Skilled Trades career fairs are scheduled at more than 30 locations each year.  About half are scheduled for active Army, Navy,  Air Force or Marine Corps military installations, and the rest are in cities near clusters of skilled trades National Guard/Reserve units.

Service Members: If you are interested in attending an event in person, please click the registration link next to the event and create a profile.  If you are not able to attend an event in person, but wish to be considered virtually, click here to create a profile so that participating employers can see it.  You should be within 12 months of separation from the service or currently available for work and have CURRENT skilled trades experience.

Approximately 3 weeks prior to an event we will add links on this page where you can view the list of attending employers for a specific event and the top skills those employers are seeking.

Click to see a list of all participating employers across all events.

Employers: You can view job seeker profiles through access to the resume database as a stand alone option, or as part of exhibiting at a career fair.  Please visit employer FAQ’s for more details.  Select the “contact for info” button to receive more information about exhibition or database access.



Participating Employers

Registration Links

Tuesday June 4, 2019

Ft Walton Beach, FL (2 pm – 6 pm)

Holiday Inn Resort Fort Walton Beach, 1299 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

Click here to see attending employers

Saturday June 8, 2019

Cedar Rapids, IA (9 am – 1 pm)

Ramada Cedar Rapids, 525 33rd Street SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

List will be published on/about May 13th

Wednesday June 12, 2019

Tacoma, WA (10 am – 2 pm)

Holiday Inn Tacoma Mall, 8402 Hosmer Street, Tacoma, WA 98444 

List will be published on/about May 13th

Saturday June 15, 2019

Wrightstown, NJ (9 am – 1 pm)

Tommy B’s Community Activities Center, 2705 E Arnold Ave, McGuire AFB, NJ 08641

List will be published on/about May 13th

Thursday June 20, 2019

Port Hueneme, CA (10 am – 2pm)

Holiday Inn Express Port Hueneme, 350 E. Port Hueneme RoadPort HuenemeCA 93041 

List will be published on/about May 23rd

Tuesday June 25, 2019

Wichita, KS (2 – 6 pm)

Holiday Inn Wichita East I-35, 549 S Rock Rd, Wichita, KS 67207

Click here to see list of attending employers

Thursday June 27, 2019

Satellite Beach, FL (2 – 6 pm)

The Tides Collocated Club, 1001 North Highway A1A, Patrick AFB, FL 32925

List will be published on/about June 3rd

Tuesday July 9, 2019

Everett, WA (10 am – 2 pm)

Edward D. Hansen Conference Center, 2000 Hewett Ave, Everett, WA 98201

List will be published on/about June 11th

Other active duty locations planned for 2019 (dates TBA): Arizona (near Luke AFB); California (near Camp Pendleton); Florida (near Naval Station Jacksonville); Georgia (near Fort Stewart and Robins AFB); Nebraska (near Offutt AFB); North Carolina (near Fort Bragg); Texas (near Fort Hood); Utah (near Hill AFB).

Other Guard/Reserve duty locations planned for 2019 (specific cities and dates TBA): California, Florida, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina and  Wisconsin.       .