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Public Veteran Events

Warriors in the Workforce Career Fair

Save the date for the Nebraska Department of Labor’s Career Fair, “Warriors in the Workforce”. Featuring local high demand, high skill, and high wage career opportunities from area employers seeking to employ Nebraska’s Veterans. Veterans will also have the chance to learn about local Registered Apprenticeship programs that will provide you with the chance to earn-and-learn!

Open to Veterans, Military Spouses, Military Dependents, and the general public. However, Priority of Service will be given to Veterans.

Thursday, November 8th, 2018
3:30PM – 6:30 PM

VA Auditorium (North Entrance)
600 S 70th Street
Lincoln, NE 68510

Hosted By Nebraska Department of Labor

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Event Time: 
3:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Event Date: 
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Benefit & Career Fair

For military service members, veterans, and their spouses.

LOCATION: VFW Post 3113, 2337 K Street, Fairbury
TIME: 10 am - 6 pm (Career Fair 3-5)

  • Submit claims and enroll in VA Healthcare
  • Learn about veteran benefits from:
    • NDVA Veteran Service Officers
    • Nebraska Department of Labor
    • Veterans Benefit Administration – Lincoln VA Regional Office
    • Veterans Health Administration – Nebraska Western-Iowa Health Care System
    • Lincoln Vet Center
    • Blue Valley Community Action
    • VetSet
  • Learn about job opportunities from:
    • DHHS
    • DNA Genetics
    • Endicott Clay Products Co. 
    • Farmers Co-op
    • Heritage Care Center
    • Home Instead Senior Care
    • Horizontal Boring & Tunneling Co. 
    • Jefferson Community Health and Life
    • Linscott Media
    • Metal-Tech Partners
    • Metalquest Unlimited
    • Neapco Inc. 
    • Nebraska Dept. of Corrections
    • Randstad
    • Reinke Manufacturing
    • Westin Packaged Meats

Join the event on Facebook.

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Career and Benefit Fair flyer

Event Time: 
10 am - 6 pm
Event Date: 
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Veteran Friday's Hiring Event

Thrasher Inc. Veteran Friday’s Hiring Event
Our very own Boots To Fill Veteran Initiative is having its first “Veteran Friday’s” Hiring Event this Friday October 5th, 2018. This hiring event will feature one of our partnered employers Thrasher Inc. They are looking to fill their open positions with job ready Veterans. Current open positions are:

  • Warehouse Associate
  • Customer Care Representative
  • Construction Workers
  • General Laborer
  • Construction Laborer

WHEN: October 5, 10AM-1PM

WHERE: Heartland Workforce Solutions, 5752 Ames Ave.,Omaha

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT
Rick.Honeycutt@Nebraska.Gov or call 402-934-2631

Job fair will be open to Veterans, military spouses, military dependents, and the general public. However, Priority of Service will be given to Veterans.

Equal Opportunity Program/Employer TDD/TTY: 800-833-7352
Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

Veteran Friday's - Boots To Fill Flyer

Event Time: 
10 am - 1 pm
Event Date: 
Friday, October 5, 2018

Veterans Coffee and Counsel

FREE LEGAL SERVICES FOR VETERANS

- BY APPOINTMENT ONLY -

University of Nebraska College of Law Civil Clinic and the Veterans Advocacy Project Present: VETERANS COFFEE & COUNSEL

NEXT EVENTS:

October 4, 2018

November 1, 2018

Starbucks - 33rd & O Street

Veterans will be paired with senior certified law students who will provide legal advice under the supervision of clinical law faculty.

Assistance limited to the following legal issues: Estate Planning Advice, Criminal Conviction Set-Aside and Pardon, Criminal Record Sealing, Debt Collection Defense, Rental Disputes, Bankruptcy, Child Support Modification, Divorce, Name change, Small Claims

*VA Staff Will Be Available to Assist with Enrollment for VA Health Care*

To schedule an appointment*, call (402) 472-3271

(press “0” and tell the receptionist you are calling to enroll in Coffee & Counsel)

*Limited appointments available

CC flyer - 10-4-18.pdf

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Veterans Coffee and Counsel

FREE LEGAL SERVICES FOR VETERANS
- BY APPOINTMENT ONLY -
University of Nebraska College of Law Civil Clinic and the Veterans Advocacy Project Present: VETERANS COFFEE & COUNSEL

NEXT EVENTS:
October 4, 2018
November 1, 2018
Starbucks - 33rd & O Street

Veterans will be paired with senior certified law students who will provide legal advice under the supervision of clinical law faculty.
Assistance limited to the following legal issues: Estate Planning Advice, Criminal Conviction Set-Aside and Pardon, Criminal Record Sealing, Debt Collection Defense, Rental Disputes, Bankruptcy, Child Support Modification, Divorce, Name change, Small Claims
*VA Staff Will Be Available to Assist with Enrollment for VA Health Care*
To schedule an appointment*, call (402) 472-3271
(press “0” and tell the receptionist you are calling to enroll in Coffee & Counsel)
*Limited appointments available

CC flyer - 10-4-18.pdf

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 4, 2018