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Veterans Job Fair

9:00am

Fri September 5, 2014
Business

Recruiters hail value of veterans at Bossier City job fair

Employers and job seekers with military backgrounds gathered Thursday at the Bossier Civic Center.
Credit Kate Archer Kent

More than 100 job seekers turned out for the fall veterans job and resource fair held Thursday morning at the Bossier Civic Center.

Jason Schofield will retire next month after a 20-year career in the U.S. Air Force. Recently, he sent out 20 resumes and filled out as many applications in anticipation of his next chapter in life.

He appreciates a job fair geared toward the military, but he says there are many more companies seeking workers who were not at this job fair.

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3:58pm

Wed March 14, 2012
Local

Job fair recruiters seek veterans to fill positions

More than 200 people with military ties turned out for a veterans job and resource fair held at the Bossier Civic Center. Organizers say veterans bring a can-do attitude to the workplace.