DC Hire Vets – July 19

veteran hiring fair Washington DC

“DC Hires Vets” event – Open to all veterans!

“Serving those who served”

Washington, DC has a strong community of veterans who bring unique talents with their combination of skills, knowledge, and commitment to the community and the country.

On Wednesday, July 19, 2017, the DC Department of Human Resources will sponsor, in partnership with the DC National Guard and the Mayor’s Office of Veterans Affairs, a DC Veterans Hiring #DCHIRESVETS event.

This event will offer veterans the opportunity to participate in professional development workshops, connect with District and federal agencies as well as private sector companies.

Participating agencies and companies will conduct interviews and have the opportunity to make contingent job offers on the spot.

Who: All veterans are invited to attend. This event is restricted to veterans only.

What: ”DC Hires Vets” will offer veterans the opportunity to apply and be interviewed for positions with the District of Columbia government and private sector corporations. Further, veterans can meet directly with District agencies and those Federal agencies that provide services to veterans.

Where: D.C. Armory, 2001 E Capitol St SE, Washington, DC 20003

When: Wednesday, July 19, 2017; 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Please bring one of the following forms of documentation to the event (only one is required):

  1. DD-214 Discharge Form
  2. Military ID Card
  3. VA Card
  4. Letter from an assisted Vets home stating status as a Veteran

Please use our hashtag, #DCHiresVets, when talking about “DC Hires Vets” on social media!

Visit dchr.dc.gov frequently for updates on the DC Hire Vets event.


Please contact dchr@dc.gov with any questions or concerns.