DC Hire Vets – Apr 4

In partnership with the DC National Guard (DCNG) and the Mayor’s Office of Veterans Affairs (MOVA), the DC Department of Human Resources (DCHR) will host a veterans’ hiring event on Wednesday, April 4, 2018. The event will offer veterans, veterans’ spouse, and transitioning military members the opportunity to participate in professional development workshops and connect with District, state and federal agencies, private-sector companies, and service organizations.

The event is FREE, but registration is required. DCHR encourages advanced registration, but same-day at the door registration will be available.

Event Details:

  • Who: All veterans and veterans’ spouse in the surrounding areas are invited to attend. The event is restricted to veterans and veterans’ spouse.
  • What: “DC Hires Vets” will offer veterans the opportunity to apply and interview for positions with the District of Columbia Government, federal agencies and private-sector companies. Veterans and veterans’ spouse can also engage onsite with District and federal agencies which provide services to veterans.
  • Where: DC Armory, 2001 East Capitol Street, SE, Washington, DC 20003
  • When: Wednesday, April 4, 2018; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
  • Registration: Advanced registration available via Eventbrite but veterans and veterans’ spouse can also register at the event.
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Participant Requirements:

Attendees must bring one of the following documentation to the event (only one is required):

  • DD-214 Discharge Form
  • Military ID
  • VA Card
  • Letter from an assisted veterans’ home indicating status as a veteran.


If your agency or company would like to participate in the 2018 DC Hires Vets event, please complete the event employer registration form.


For additional information or questions, please contact the DC Department of Human Resources at dchr@dc.gov or 202.442.9700

Participating Employers

 Participating DC Government agencies:

 Participating state and federal agencies:

 Participating private-sector companies:

 Service Organizations: