Program Announcements:



                - Networking Program – September 20th; 7:30 – 10 PM; Air & Space Museum, Washington, DC

                - Webinars: Career Transition – September 12th;  & November 7th  - 1 – 3 PM EST.

                - Virtual Career Fair – October 17, 1 – 3 PM EST


                - To be announced.


- As developed


Maryland Veteran Service Officers:


U.S. Veterans Benefits Administration Regional Offices:


Baltimore Regional Office                                                             Washington D.C. Regional Office

31 Hopkins Plaza                                                                              17221 I Street NW

Baltimore, MD 21201                                                                      Washington, DC 20421

800-8217-1000                                                                                   800-827-100


Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs Service & Benefits Program


31 Hopkins Plaza, Room 30201                                                    2 South Bond Street, 4th Floor

Baltimore MD 21201                                                                       Bel Air, MS 21014

800-446-4926, ext. 6450                                                                410-836-4900


6420 Allentown Road                                                                     29431 Charlotte Hall Rd, Room 211

Harriet Hunter Bldg, Harriet Hunter Bldg                                                Charlotte Hall, MD 20622

301-248-0462                                                                                     301-884-8171


12501 Willbrook Rd, Room 2-014                                               11 South Harrison Street

Cumberland, MD 21501                                                                 Easton MD 21601  (physical Address)

301-759-5251/5252                                                                          410-690-7181         (P.O. Box 1148 mail address)


100 West Patrick St, Multi-Svc Ctr, Rm 2120                          33 W. Washington St, District Ct, Rm 206

Frederick, MD 21701                                                                       Hagerstown, MD 21740

301-600-2155                                                                                     301-791-0356


9900 Washington Blvd, Suite 1                                                   201 Baptist Street

Laurel, MD 20123                                                                             Salisbury, MD 21801

410-313-1229                                                                                     410-713-3482


125 Stoner Avenue

Westminster, MD 21157





Career Fairs Scheduled in Maryland, DC & N. Virginia:


A longer list of Career Fairs is available here


Day & Date(s)                                       Sponsor                                                   Location of Career Fair or Open House


*Tuesday, September 4th                  Women In Technology                                       AT&T – Tysons Corner

6:30 – 8:00 PM                                                      1900 Gallows Road

Women in Technology                                                                                                        Vienna, VA 22182

WIT Job Fair Preparati8on


*Wednesday, September 5th                  US Chamber Foundation                                    Capitol One Headquarters

*Thursday, September 6th                              1680 Capital One Drive

7 – 9 PM Wed Networking Recept   Register above to participate in each              McLean, VA

8 – 10 AM Thursday – Workshops                                                                                  

10 AM – 1 PM Thurs – Hiring Fair                                                                    

Mil & Vets Spouses  Those registering and attending the program                        National’s Park

Will receive free two tickets to the baseball game at  7 PM.                                    1500 South Capitol Street

                                                                                                                                                Washington, DC 20003


Wednesday, September 5th                      National Career Fairs                                          DoubleTree Crystal City

11 AM – 2 PM                                                        300 Army Navy Drive

General/Professional                                                                                                          Arlington, VA 19131


Thursday, September  6th                                                           DoubleTree BWI

2 – 6 PM                                                                                 890 Elkridge Landing Road

CI or FS Poly Only                                                                                                                Linthicum, MD 21090

Resume Reviews – 2 – 6 PM            


Thursday, September 6th                   US Chamber Foundation                                    National Park

TBA – Hiring Fair                                               1500 South Capitol Street

Mil/Vets/Spouses                                                                                                               Washington, DC 20003


Thursday, September 6th                   Military MOJO                                                      Ritz-Carlton Pentagon City

Friday, September 7th                                                       1250 South Hayes  Street

See URL for hours each day                                                                                               Arlington, VA 22202

Military Officers


Tuesday, September 11th                   VeteranRecruiting                               VIRTUAL Career Fair

1 – 3 PM ET                                                          (Nationwide)



Wednesday, September 12th            Community Job Fair                                            Club Meade

9 AM – 2 PM                                                             6600 Mapes Road

General/Professional                          Info for participation: 410-674-5240              Fort Meade, MD 20755

                                                                 Installation requires clearance


*Thursday, September 13th              Upper Shore Hiring Event                                  QA Free Library

1 – 4 PM                                                                                 200 Library Circle

General/Open                                      Information: 410-822-3030                              Stevensville, MD


Thursday, September 13th                  Targeted Job Fairs                                               Sheraton Tysons Hotel

11 AM – 3 PM                                                             8661Leesbkurg Pike

Tech/Eng’g/Sec Cl                                                                                                               Tysons, VA 22182



*Thursday, September 13th              Virginia’s HIRE VETS NOW                 Fort Belvoir Community Center

11:30 AM – 1 :30 PM                               10300 Taylor Road

Transitioning Mil/Vets/Spouses      Register above to participate                            Fort Belvoir, VA

Complimentary grab-and-go lunch provided


*Friday, September 14th                    US Patent & Trademark Office                                          600 Dulany Street

8 AM – 4 PM                      Alexandria, VA 22314

Veterans – register to                        Register prior to September 13th!!!

Determine eligibility.                         


*Monday, September 17th                United Career Fairs                                             Sheraton Columbia Town Ctr

6 PM                                                                            10207 Wincopin Circle

Sales/Mgt/Bus Dev                                                                                                             Columbia, MD 21044


*Tuesday, September 18th                HCR ManorCare                                   Online Open House

12 Noon 4 PM ET                       

RNs & LPNs


Tuesday, September 18th                   Catalyst Career  Group                                 The Colonnade Baltimore-DoubleTree

10 AM – 1 PM                                                      4 West University Parkway

General/Professional                                                                                                          Baltimore, MD 21218


*Tuesday, September 18th                AFA Air, Space, Cyber Conference               Gaylord National Resort & Conf Ctr

9 AM – 2 PM                                             National Harbor, MD

Transitioning Military & Veterans


Tuesday, September 18th                   Expo Experts                                              Walter E. Washington Convention Center

10 AM – 2 PM                                                                801 Mount Vernon Pl NW

Eng’g/Tech/Sec Cl                                                                                                               Washington, DC 20001



*Tuesday, September 18th                United Career Fairs                                             Sheraton Hotel

6 PM                                                                            11810 Sunrise Valley Drive

Sales/Management/Bus Dev                                                                                           Reston, VA 20191


Wednesday, September 19th            VeteranRecruiting                               VIRTUAL Career Fair

1 – 3 PM ET                                                     (Student Veterans)

Student Veterans


*Thursday, September 20th              Baltimore Annual Career Fair                            East Point Mall

10:30 AM – 1:30 PM                                                            7839 Eastpoint Mall

General/Open                                                                                                                      Baltimore, MD 21224


Thursday, September 20th                 TechExpo                                                               BWI Marriott

10 AM – 3 PM                                                                         1743 West Nursery Road

Cleared Professionals                                                                                                         Linthicum Heights, MD 21090


Thursday, September 20th                  MOAA                                                                    National Air & Space Museum

6:30 – 10 PM                                                                                   600 Independence Ave SW

Military/Vets/Guard/Reserve                                                                                          Washington, DC 20560

Excellent opportunity to network and talk with recruiters.

To participate please go to the URL above and register.  Will need to be registered to attend.




Thursday, September 20th                  US Chamber Foundation                                    Ft. Belvoir Community Center

10 AM – 1 PM – Hiring Fair                             10300 Taylor Road

Mil/Vets/Spouses                                                                                                               Ft Belvoir, VA 22060


Friday, September 21st                       Corporate Gray                                                    The Waterford

9 AM- 12 Noon                                                               6715 Commerce Street

Military Friendly                                                                                                                  Springfield, VA 22150

8 – 9 AM Employer Discussion for Job Seekers


Tuesday, September 25th                   Recruit/Military                                    VIRTUAL Career Fair

11 AM – 3 PM EDT                                                (Eastern Region)

Military and Spouses


Wednesday, September 26th                   Work Baltimore                                                    Baltimore Convention Center

Thursday, September 27th      1 West Pratt Street

12 Noon – 5 PM Wed                         Register above to participate                            Baltimore, MD 21201

8 AM – 5 PM – Thursday

Program to assist job seekers – seminars & workshops


*Thursday, September 27th                     Tech Expo                                                              Hilton Herndon Hotel

10 AM – 3 PM                                                                       13869 Park Center Road

Cleared Professionals                                                                                                         Herndon, VA 20171






Listing of Career Fair Providers across the U.S.




Listing of Career Fair Providers Across the United States


Military/Veteran & Military Spouse



Web Host                                                                            Web Address                                                                                     Comments


ClearedJobs                                                                                                                           Always open to anyone who holds a Secret                             

                                                                                                                                                                                                Clearance or higher.  Offers resume reviews by

                                                                                                                                                                                                professional coaches and counselors at each career                         

                                                                                                                                                                                                fair.  Excellent  advice offered via registering for                 

                                                                                                                                                                                                notices of programs.


Corporate Gray                                                                                                              Carl Savino was the first to offer career fairs for

                                                                                                                                                                                                transitioning military.  Most of his career fairs are

focused to the military, active and retired.  Some

include spouses.  Most are “Military friendly,” i.e.,                

non-military or veterans are welcome.  This includes                

Government employees, and those who hold                



JobZoneOnline                                                                                                              Military focused. Some career fairs are for military,

 veterans and family members only, some open to                                  all..


Military-Civilian                                                                                                          A combination of two earlier websites.  Offers    

                                                                                                                                                                                                services of job postings, a job board for    

                                                                                                                                                                                                transitioning military and veterans and their

                                                                                                                                                                                                spouses.  Also has a LinkedIn site with Hot Jobs for                         

                                                                                                                                                                                                Veterans and families.                


MilitaryConnection                                                                        A small selection that is drawn from a small sweep of

                                                                                                                                                                                                the web.  Also offers a listing of virtual career fairs

                                                                                                                                                                                                that are in truth links to employers who claim to be

                                                                                                                                                                                                military/veteran friendly.  This virtual list currently

                                                                                                                                                                                                contains 160 employers.  A job seeker clicks on the

                                                                                                                                                                                                employer site to see what the employer does and

                                                                                                                                                                                                then can click to job openings, then to posting a              





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Military MOJO                                                                                        A new site offering an extensive career fair outing

that requires pre-registration.  Career fairs are for

officers, sometimes including Warrant and E-9s but

not always.  Can sign up for notices.


RecruitMilitary                                                                                                               Strictly for transitioning military, veterans and

                                                                                                                                                                                                sometimes spouses.  Career fairs are listed by date                          

                                                                                                                                                                                                with location after date.


TAOnline                                                                                                                                   An aggregator of career fair listing that is quite

accurate.  Focuses on career fairs offered to the

military and to the veteran.  Also lists hiring events of Orion and Bradley.


TargetedJobs                                                                                                                     Focused to those who hold a clearance.  Offers

                                                                                                                                                                                                hosting for employers.  Focused in the Eastern half              

                                                                                                                                                                                                of the country for the most part.  Texas is the     

                                                                                                                                                                                                farthest west their fairs have been identified on their

                                                                                                                                                                                                web site.


TechExpo                                                                                                                                 Focused on the eastern half of the US.  All require

                                                                                                                                                                                                clearance, most require TS or above, some are strictly

                                                                                                                                                                                                Poly or Cyber.


TransitionCareers                                                                                                     Heavily focused to the East Coast but offers some

                                                                                                                                                                                                career fairs in Colorado, Ohio, Texas and the West

                                                                                                                                                                                                Coast.  Shows only current month schedule.                                                                                                                                                                                                   .

US Chamber of Commerce                                                                  A national coverage that lists career fairs by date.

                                                                                                                                                                                                Also lists networking event for military spouses.  Has

                                                                                                                                                                                                added two-day programs for spouses to assist in the

                                                                                                                                                                                                job search.



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VeteranRecruiting                                                                                   This is a site of a monthly virtual career fairs for

                                                                                                                                                                                                active duty, veteran, and military spouses.  In

February it is strictly for Officers, in May for military



VetJobs                                                       Comprehensive listing of career fairs focused to the

 transitioning and transitioned military person.


VetReady                                                                                                                                    Being revised and updated.  Not available as of 6

                                                                                                                                                                                                August 2018.



Private Sector focused but Open to all unless otherwise specified in the listing


Advance Healthcare                                                                 Offers both live and online career fairs for

 professionals in the Healthcare industry.


Career MD                                                                                                                             Site that offers evening career fairs across the

                                                                                                                                                                                                country for Physicians.  Most gatherings are in a

                                                                                                                                                                                                hotel and run from 5 PM to 8 or 9 PM.  Listings are

chronological rather than by location.


Catalyst Career Group                                                                                       Career fairs offered across the country but in

                                                                                                                                                                                                scattered locations.  Does not compete with

                                                                                                                                                                                                National Career Fairs in size.  Focuses on

                                                                                                                                                                                                Professional careers.


Choice Career Fairs                                                                                                 Similar to Catalyst.  Focuses on the generalist who is

 professional, i.e., exempt versus non-exempt in the



Coast to Coast                                                                                               Same as Catalyst and Choice.  More so with Catalyst

                                                                                                                                                                                                 than with Choice in terms of attendees.




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Diversity Hiring Expos                                                                                        Offers career fairs focused to Diversity, EEO, as well

                                                                                                                                                                                                as general professionals.  Career fairs are in the

southeast with an occasional career fair in Texas.


Equal Opportunity Publications                                                                                Career Fairs are for EEO/Diversity, and STEM



LATCareers                                                                                                                        National in coverage.  Focus is on Latino



National Career Fairs                                                                                            Depending on the specifics of the address can get

either a state by state offering where the job seeker

than must go into the state to find the city, then

click on the city for the time, date and location. 

Another option is to access the list by city within

eight  regions beginning with the northeast.  There

the list is alphabetical by city and on the year’s

calendar.  All entries are for the first four months

of the year.


Nemnet Minority Recruitment                                                                                              This is a listing of academic opportunities where the

career fairs are at local schools, usually private

schools.  The job seeker on seeing a city location

must Google the school for the address.  Pre-

registration is required.  Most of the career fairs are

in the Northeast but a few are as  far south as

Atlanta,  GA.


United Career Fairs                                                                                                  Scattered  nationally.  Focus is on Sales – all types.





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