Governor Sisolak Announces State of Nevada Career Fair for Veterans, Military, General Public

**Friday, April 5th in Reno**

CARSON CITY, NV - March 29, 2019

Today, Governor Steve Sisolak announced that the State of Nevada’s Veterans Coordinator will hold a career fair featuring employment opportunities and other resource information for Nevada veterans, military, and members of the public on April 5th in Reno. Several State of Nevada agencies will be on-site to discuss job opportunities and benefits of a career in state government.

The first hour of the career fair will be open exclusively to active duty military personnel, veterans, Nevada National Guard members, and members of the U.S. forces reserves, as well as their spouses. The remaining three hours of the event will be open to the public, as well as veterans, military members, and their spouses.

State of Nevada Career Fair
 What: State of Nevada Career Fair
 When: Friday, April 5th, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM: Exclusive hour for active duty military, veterans, Nevada National Guard, reservists, and military spouses
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM: Open to the general public
 Where: Harrah's Convention Center
219 North Center Street
Reno, NV 89501

Veteran service providers will be on-site to answer veterans’ questions related to employment, medical benefits, and additional services. The following state agencies are expected to be on hand to showcase employment opportunities and available resources:

  • Department of Administration (D of A)
  • D of A, Division of Human Resource Management
  • Department of Business & Industry
  • Division of Insurance
  • Department of Conservation & Natural Resources (DCNR)
  • Department of Employment, Training, and Rehabilitation (DETR)
  • Nevada JobConnect
  • Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
  • DHHS, Division of Aging & Disability
  • DHHS, Division of Health Care Financing and Policy
  • DHHS, Division of Public and Behavioral Health
  • DHHS, Division of Welfare & Supportive Services
  • Department of Corrections (NDOC)
  • Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)
  • Department of Public Safety (DPS)
  • Department of Veteran Services (NDVS)
  • Department of Transportation (NDOT)
  • Department of Wildlife (NDOW)
  • Nevada Attorney General’s Office of Military Legal Assistance
  • Nevada Health Link
  • University of Nevada, Reno
  • Truckee Meadows Community College

This event is free and pre-registration is not required.



Doug Williams
Veterans Coordinator, Division of Human Resource Management, Department of Administration