Press-Release

King Sweeney, Dunne Invite Vets to July 31st Veterans Job Fair at Levittown Hall; More Than 75 Companies Will Be in Attendance

Published On: 2018-07-20 20:04:32

Issued by: Council Member Erin King Sweeney and Council Member Dennis Dunne

Councilwoman Erin King Sweeney and Councilman Dennis Dunne are calling on local veterans to “fall in” at the Town of Hempstead Veterans Job Fair on Tuesday, July 31st from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Levittown Hall (201 Levittown Parkway, Hicksville). The Veterans Job Fair is being organized by the Town of Hempstead Department of Occupational Resources at HempsteadWorks.

“Our brave men and women in uniform have fought throughout the world to protect our freedoms and way of life,” stated Councilwoman King Sweeney. “This Veterans Job Fair is one small way that the Town of Hempstead can offer a great service to assist local veterans.”

“As a veteran of the United States Marines, I know the struggle that many veterans face when they return home and transition back to civilian life,” added Councilman Dunne. “I am proud to partner with Councilwoman King Sweeney to offer this Veterans Job Fair, and we encourage all local veterans to attend.”

More than 75 companies will be on hand during the Veterans Job Fair, which include jobs in health care, retail, veterans services, the auto industry, security, hotel services, restaurants, technology and much more. The Veterans Job Fair is an equal opportunity employer/program under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Title I. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

Attendees are encouraged to bring their resumes and dress appropriately for interviews.

For more information on this Veterans Job Fair, please call 516-485-5000 ext. 1110 or 1129.

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