SECURITY CLEARANCE Career Fairs
With over 30 events being held throughout the country, ClearanceJobs Career Events, produced by DHI Career Events is the premier producer of career fairs catering to security-cleared professionals in the United States.
Security Clearance Career Fairs are designed to bring government contracting leading companies and federal government agencies, and highly qualified cleared talent together. Attending these events is a great way to bolster your job seeking efforts, enabling you to meet recruiters and hiring managers from companies and organizations actively looking to fill immediate positions requiring security clearance.
By attending career fairs, you are putting yourself directly in front of the companies that need your skills, giving yourself a leg up on the competition. Learn how to ace a job fair.
Is Security Clearance and/or US Citizenship required?
Yes, an active or current federal government security clearance is required to attend ClearanceJobs Career Events.
Is there anything that I should bring?
Please be sure to print your pre-registration slip from our website after you register online and bring it with you, along with several copies of your resume. It is also important to bring items such as business cards, a pen and something to write notes on.
How should I dress?
You should dress professionally for this event. Most candidates are business casual and some dress more formally. First impressions make the biggest impact and appearance is a large part of how the recruiter will remember you.
What type of positions will companies be looking to fill?
Each career fair has a unique lineup of companies and specific positions will vary from event to event. Here is a list of the types of openings companies generally recruit for at our events:
- Information Technology
- Software, Hardware & Firmware
- Advanced Manufacturing
- Information Systems
- Mechanical Engineering
- Aerospace & Defense
- Design, Quality & Test Engineering
- Systems Integration
- Information Assurance
- Network Engineering
- Systems Administration
- Database Development
- Project Management
- …Other Related Disciplines
Also, don’t forget that attending industry conferences can be a great opportunity to network with others in the defense industry, learn new tricks of the trade and hear about companies you might not have otherwise heard of.