At last Thursday’s “Hero2Hired” job fair for veterans at the Idaho Center, 71 firm and 205 conditional job officers were made to Idaho veterans, active duty military members, members of the National Guard and Reserve and military spouses; it was Idaho’s largest military hiring fair to date. The job fair, sponsored by the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce, the Idaho Department of Labor, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve and an array of others, also saw numerous interviews scheduled for job openings over the coming year; more than 135 employers participated, along with 835 job seekers.
Betsy Z. Russell covers Idaho news from The Spokesman-Review's bureau in Boise.
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