Fort Gordon, GA -
A big event at Fort Gordon today, with a focus on helping veterans find work.
The Georgia Department of Corrections, and several other agencies took part in the fair. Those agencies have hundreds of jobs open.
Lt. Phillip Lockett is with the Department of Corrections. He says hiring veterans is a win-win for everybody.
"We want to let the veterans know that we want them. We want them to be a part of our team. Working for the Department of Corrections, working for the State of Georgia, period, is a good choice, a good career choice."
Several job seekers took part in interviews at the job fair and were offered jobs on the spot.