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Transitions: April 6, 2018

Published: 01:54PM April 5th, 2018

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 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. 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.

What’s My Next Move? Second Monday of the month from 1:45 to 3:15 p.m. at Work Source Pierce. Email, or call 253-552-2547.

Defense Intelligence Agency Recruiting Event Tuesday at 1 p.m. at the Hawk Transition Center’s auditorium, located at 11577 41st Division Drive. Open to all interested in applying for civilian positions. For more information, call Shane Watson at 253-477-4758.

King County Veterans Program in partnership with PACCAR Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 645 Andover Park W., Tukwila. PACCAR representatives from seven organizational divisions will be on site to meet with veterans and spouses. Please preregister for this event at, and bring your resume. Be ready to present your skills. It is recommended that you review the PACCAR careers website at, and apply for positions for which you are qualified prior to the event. For more information, visit

C2C Federal Resume and USA Jobs + Lab Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Hawk Transition Center in Room 214, located at 11577 41st Division Drive. Learn the process of seeking and competing for federal employment and discuss the required steps for the hiring process. Featured guest instructor is a veteran HR specialist. To register, visit

C2C Linked In Workshop Wednesday from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at the Hawk Transition Center in Room 214. Build your LinkedIn profile. Connect with employers, develop a robust professional network and identify potential new career pathways. Additional time available after class for questions and lab work. To register, visit

Brown Bag Mini Job Fair Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Hawk Transition Center’s lobby. Walk-ins are welcome. Employer registration is now required by emailing and

WorkSource Veterans Service Orientation Briefings First and third Wednesdays of the month from 9 to 11 a.m. at 500 SW Seventh St., Renton. For more information, call 206-205-3500.

Apprenti Quarterly Orientation Thursday from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the Hawk Transition Center’s auditorium. Join us for monthly orientations at the Hawk Transition Center to learn more about the first information technology apprenticeship — Apprenti, which places service members into companies such as Amazon, F5, Microsoft and others and provides training in database administration, project manager, network security administration, software developer and more. For more information, email Sasha Rayburn at or Rachel Roberts at

SFL-TAP Skills Development Thursday from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Hawk Transition Center in Room 217. Understand the importance of skills and skill sets; identify skills pertinent to their goals, identify how and when to use the information and identify skills pertinent to their employment or education. For more information, call 253-967-3258.

C2C Targeted Resume Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Hawk Transition Center in Room 214. Identify the difference between a master resume and a targeted resume, translate military skill sets and match skills and experiences to a job description. Most importantly, participants will create key results to show employers the value they bring to the job. This is not a basic resume class, so please have a basic resume already created. If you do not have one, you can use Bring your resume and a job description for the job you want. Registration thru C2C at 253-967-0319.

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


Global Diving and Salvage — Salary: DOQ. Global Diving and Salvage, Inc., the largest diving contractor on the west coast, is a leading provider of marine construction and infrastructure support services in the U.S. and an internationally-recognized casualty responder. Employee is responsible for assisting with the full life cycle payroll processing including preparing and distributing payroll and assisting AP/AR in timely payments of vendor invoices and expense vouchers and follow up inquiries. For more information, visit


Washington State Department of Ecology — Salary: $42,264 to $55,476 annually. The Department of Ecology is recruiting for a water quality data coordinator at the headquarters building in Lacey. Seeking applicants with effective communication skills and who have experience with environmental field data collection, skills managing environmental data and recent experience working with GIS software. For more information, visit