"Find Job" written on keyboard keyThroughout September, career fairs will take place nationwide, both in person and online. Advance your job search this month by attending one, meeting recruiters and potential employers, and learning more about your career options.

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Start Your Job Search at a September Career Fair

Sep 2, 2017

"Find Job" written on keyboard keyCareer fairs are an excellent way to start or advance your job search. They give you the chance to meet potential employers and learn about different job opportunities, including openings you can apply for. Check out one of the following career fairs being held in person and online this month. 

Before you attend, read our post, Making the Most of a Virtual Career Fair, for tips on how to make the most out of a career fair and leave a strong impression with recruiters.

City Career Fair (In Person)

City Career Fair brings some of the most well-known and respected employers to cities near you. Be sure to check them out the next time they are in your area.

RecruitMilitary (In Person)

RecruitMilitary seeks to tap into the extensive talent pool that veterans represent for employers.

Veteran Recruiting (Virtual)

Veteran Recruiting's Veteran Recruitment Center regularly hosts virtual job fairs with employers seeking to hire veterans.

Equal Opportunity Publications STEM Diversity Career Expo (In Person)

People with Targeted Disabilities Nationwide Career Fairs (In Person)

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is holding several career fairs across the country to recruit qualified applicants.

  • September 1: Anchorage, AK
  • September 6: Washington, DC
  • September 8: College Park, GA
  • September 8: Pleasantville, NJ

Orthotics & Prosthetics Virtual Career Fair (Virtual)

A virtual career fair for all Orthotics and Prosthetics (O&P) students and recent graduates to connect with prospective O&P employers! 

About Ticket to Work

Social Security's Ticket program supports career development for people ages 18 through 64 who receive Social Security disability benefits (SSI or SSDI) and want to work. The Ticket program is free and voluntary. It helps people with disabilities move toward financial independence and connects them with the services and support they need to succeed in the workforce.

Learn More

To learn more about the Ticket program, visit www.ssa.gov/work. You can also call the Ticket to Work Help Line at 866-968-7842 or 866-833-2967 (TTY) Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET. Ask a representative to send you a list of service providers or find providers on your own with the Ticket program Find Help tool.