Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center
Job Fair Oct. 2 for Veterans, Military co-sponsored by Lovell Federal Health Care Center
September 22, 2014
More than 60 potential employers are scheduled to be at a job fair Oct. 2 in North Chicago co-sponsored by the Lovell Federal Health Care Center’s Vocational Rehabilitation Unit and Naval Station Great Lakes Fleet and Family Support Center’s Transition Assistance and Family Readiness Programs.
The job fair will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Forrestal Community Center. It is open to active duty military members, Veterans, military retirees, Reservists, eligible family members and Department of Defense employees.
Job and resource vendors from throughout area will take part in the program. Representatives will accept applications and speak with potential employees. Vendors include Sears Holding Corporation, the Home Depot, Job Center of Lake County, Illinois Department of Employment Security, Manpower, Goodwill, Arcoa Group, Kelly Services, Altom Transport Inc., Staffing Network, Lake County Sheriff’s Office, Titan Security, Volt Workforce Solutions, Procter & Gamble, the Popcorn Factory, Orion International, Chik-fil-A and H&R Block.
WHAT: Veteran/Military Job Fair, sponsored by Lovell Federal Health Care Center and Naval Station Great Lakes Fleet and Family Support Center
WHEN: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday, October 2, 2014
WHERE: Forrestal Community Center, Forest City, 2007 Virginia Ave., North Chicago, Ill.
HOW: Job-seekers must have military or family member identification cards or IDs from the Department of Defense or Department of Veterans Affairs. Proof of honorable discharge (DD-214) also accepted. No children please. Dress in professional attire or uniforms. POC for questions about the job fair is Dan Rauch, 224-610-3590,
About the Lovell FHCC: Lovell FHCC is the nation’s first fully integrated medical facility between the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense that serves active duty military personnel, their families and Veterans. Lovell FHCC, which is located in North Chicago, operates four Great Lakes Naval Station clinics and three community based outpatient clinics in McHenry and Evanston, Ill. and Kenosha, Wis.