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Veterans, transitioning service members, or family members of veterans looking for a career are invited to attend a veterans’ job fair Thursday.

The Hire Veterans Job Fair Thursday, Nov. 17, is taking place in numerous communities statewide and is open to the general public but is focused on hiring veterans, transitioning service members, military spouses, and their families. Participating employers are recruiting for current job openings.

Prospective attendees can prepare for the job fair by meeting with a local veteran employment representative or disabled veteran outreach program specialist at the New Mexico Workforce Connection Center.

Artesia’s job fair will be held from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Thursday at New Mexico Workforce Connection, 704 W. Main St. For more information, call 748-1303.