SC job fair hosts employers, veteran job seekers

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- Fort Jackson and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce are scheduled to host a job fair for military veterans, members of the National Guard and Reserve, and their spouses.

Tuesday's event is to be held at the Solomon Center from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the military installation near Columbia.

A veterans' network transition assistance program is being offered beginning at 9 a.m.

Mentoring sessions are being run by employed veterans on resume building, resume writing, networking and interviewing techniques.

Employers with available positions are asked to register in advance. Job seekers may register for free to guarantee a space. For information, contact: hiringourheroes(at) or 202-463-5807.