SSA: Attend a Career Fair in December
Read today’s blog post to learn about national and local opportunities to attend a career fair in December.
Career fairs are an excellent way to meet employers and job search. Many career fairs are held throughout the country each month for veterans, individuals with disabilities and others who are job searching. Find some of these events and register to attend an event near you to help you on your path to work.
Social Security’s Ticket program supports career development for people ages 18 through 64 who receive Social Security disability benefits (SSI or SSDI) and want to work. The Ticket program is free and voluntary. It helps people with disabilities move toward financial independence and connects them with the services and support they need to succeed in the workforce.
Prepare for the New Year with a December Career Fair
Career fairs are an excellent way to start or advance your job search. They give you the chance to meet potential employers and learn about different job opportunities, including openings you can apply for. Check out one of the following career fairs being held this month.
Choice Career Fairs (In person)
Choice Career Fairs is an organizer of job fair and career fair events throughout the United States.
Coast to Coast Career Fairs (In Person)
Coast to Coast Career Fairs holds numerous in-person career fairs across the country each month.
- December 4: Arlington, VA
- December 4: Woodland Hills, CA
- December 5: Edison, NJ
- December 6: Dallas, TX
- December 11: Tampa, FL
RecruitMilitary (In person)
RecruitMilitary seeks to tap into the extensive talent pool that veterans represent for employers.
- December 7: Greater Seattle Veterans Job Fair
- December 7: Indianapolis Veterans Job Fair
- December 7: Las Vegas Veterans Job Fair
- December 7: Fort Hood Job Fair
- December 12: Fort Knox Job Fair
National Career Fairs (In Person)
National Career Fairs holds free career fairs in more than 130 cities. Often, employers are looking to hire for multiple positions and may offer you an interview that day.
- December 7: Baltimore, MD
- December 12: Anaheim, CA
- December 12: Seattle, WA
- December 14: Las Vegas, NV
- December 19: Austin, TX
About Ticket to Work
Social Security’s Ticket to Work (Ticket) program supports career development for people ages 18 through 64 who receive Social Security disability benefits (SSI or SSDI) and want to work. The Ticket program is free and voluntary. It helps people with disabilities move toward financial independence and connects them with the services and support they need to succeed in the workforce.
You can call the Ticket to Work Help Line at 866-968-7842 or 866-833-2967 (TTY) Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET. Ask a representative to send you a list of service providers or find providers on your own with the Ticket program Find Help tool.