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Transitions Ledger: Aug. 4, 2017

Published: 02:37PM August 3rd, 2017

The following is a snapshot look into some upcoming employment fairs and networking opportunities:

Operation GoodJobs! Fridays 2 p.m. Starbucks, 10314 S. Tacoma Way, Lakewood. For more information, email vetservicesinfo@goodwillwa.org or call 253-573-6789.

Hawk Job Fair take place Mondays (except DONSAs and federal holidays) at Hawk Transition Center Auditorium at 11 a.m. Come out and speak to recruiters with employment opportunities. Walk-ins are welcome.

Career Skills Program Briefings take place Mondays at Hawk Transition Center Auditorium. Walk-ins are welcome. Noon: trades/skills/technology/business brief.

Brown Bag Mini Job Fair Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Hawk Transition Center Lobby. Walk-ins are welcome. Employer registration is now required by emailing shenathan.d.

burton2.civ@mail.mil and mitchel.s.watson.civ@mail.mil.

Worksource Pierce Weekly Meetings Thursdays from 1 to 4 p.m., the WorkSource Pierce Career Center hosts a meeting for job seekers unemployed for 27 weeks or longer, seeking assistance to re-enter the workforce. Location is 1305 Tacoma Ave. South, Tacoma. Fore more information, call 253-593-7300 or email backtowork@workforce-central.org.

Camo2Commerce has orientations Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. at the Stone Education Center on Lewis Main for military leaders in mid-level management roles, ideally staff and senior noncommissioned officers and junior to mid-grade officers in transition. Camo2Commerce has created the Heroes Corporate Fellowship Academy can help you land a job in a position commensurate with knowledge, skills, abilities and experience. For more information, visit: camo2commerce.com/heroes or email rob@pacmtn.org.

What’s My Next Move? Second Monday of the month from 1:45 to 3:15 p.m. at Work Source Pierce. Next meeting is set for Aug. 14. Email kmyers@esd.wa.gov or call 253-552-2547.

Hire GI Sailors to the Workforce Hiring Event Aug. 15 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at American Lake Conference Center. Hire G.I. is a national career service company specializing in Veteran Career Fairs, with many years of experience in connecting veteran job seekers with industry leading companies that are currently hiring. This is your opportunity to interview face to face with 20+ Industry Leading companies seeking talented, experienced and enthusiastic candidates.‪ Please be sure to upload your resume hiregi.com/companies seeking talented, experienced and enthusiastic candidates.‪ Please be sure to upload your resume hiregi.com.

WorkSource Veterans Service Orientation Briefings take place the first and third Wednesdays of the month from 9 to 11 a.m. at 500 SW Seventh St., Renton, Wash. Next meeting is Aug. 16. For more information, call 206-205-3500.

Hire GI Soldiers to the Workforce Hiring Event Aug. 17 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at American Lake Conference Center. Hire G.I. is a national career service company specializing in veteran career fairs, with many years of experience in connecting veteran job seekers with industry leading companies that are currently hiring. This is an opportunity to interview face to face with more than 20 industry-leading companies seeking talented, experienced and enthusiastic candidates. Upload resume to hiregi.com.

Hiring Our Heroes Corporate Fellowship Program Aug. 23–Nov. 10. This program is open to eligible active duty service members transitioning out of the military within six months from the start of this program. Also open to all military spouses of active duty service members. Military leaders and spouses need a transition program that can significantly build their civilian network and add civilian work experience to their resume. Becoming a fellow in this program notably increases the chances of landing a career that correlates with your education, experience and current level of pay. In addition, weekly fellow huddles and guest speaker/mentor programs will also be taught during the program. For more information, contact: Rob Comer at rcomer@uschamber.com.

Boots to Business This is a three-day workshop covering topics related to how to start a business. Gain tools and knowledge needed to identify a business opportunity, draft a plan and launch an enterprise. Day three will consist of a field trip. To register, call 253-967-5599 or 253-967-3258.

Spotlight Events and Employer Hiring Check for employer spotlight events on social media at facebook.com/jblmunlimited for more information. Sign up at sfl-tap.army.mil or with your SFL-TAP Center at 253-967-3258/5599.

DUWAMISH WATER QUALITY MODELER IN BELLEVUE

Washington State Department of Ecology — Salary: $65,916 to $86,508 annually. The Water Quality Program at the Department of Ecology is currently looking to fill a Duwamish water quality modeler environmental engineer 3 position. This position will be located in the Northwest Regional Office in Bellevue. The Duwamish Water Quality Modeler position serves as a registered Professional Engineer who models pollutant sources, transport, and control in the Duwamish/Green River watershed. This modeling provides the program with the ability to set priorities and predict impacts of pollutant control and cleanup efforts in the Lower Duwamish Waterway. For more information, visit tinyurl.com/ya6dlzxr.

OCCUPATIONAL NURSE CONSULTANT IN TUMWATER

WA State Dept of Labor and Industries — Salary: $6,198 to $10,157 monthly. The Washington State Department of Labor and Industries has a unique opportunity for an occupational nurse consultant. L&I is a national leader in evidence-based health policy, clinical practice guidelines, and research. In line with the department’s goal, the ONC will work to ensure safe and effective healthcare is delivered to Washington’s injured and ill workers. Within the Office of the Medical Director, the ONC will be responsible for developing quality of surgical care review process, perform case reviews and take a lead role in research projects related to this new initiative. This is a new position with opportunity for you to make significant contribution at the organizational and state level. For more information, visit tinyurl.com/yagh5672.