Hines To Host Job And Healthcare Fair Sept. 24

Hines VA Hospital. | File 

Sunday, September 18, 2022 || By Hines VA Hospital || @maywoodnews 

HINES, Ill. – Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital will host an employment hiring fair and healthcare enrollment event on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The event will be held in the main lobby of Hines VA Hospital, 5000 S. 5th Ave. in Hines. 

Federal employment positions are available throughout the hospital and six outpatient clinics, with special emphasis for:

  • Registered Nurses (RN)
  • Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN)
  • Nursing Aides
  • Pharmaceutical Technician
  • Food service workers
  • Housekeeping aides
  • Transportation specialists
  • Facility screeners and escorts
  • Healthcare technicians
  • Medical support assistants
  • Administrative / Reception
  • Healthcare engineers
  • Biomedical engineers
  • Air conditioning equipment operators and mechanics
  • Utilities systems repairer-operator

Hines VA representatives will be available to answer questions. Applications will be accepted, and on-the-spot interviews will be available for some positions. 

Applicants must bring a current resume and two references. Applying Veterans must provide a Schedule-A Letter, DD-214 and Service-Connected Disability Letter, if applicable.

If unable to attend, interest parties can submit resumes to [email protected]. Additional employment opportunities at Hines VA are listed at USAJobs.gov. 

During the event, Hines VA Outreach staff will also answer questions and to assist in enrolling interested Veterans in VA healthcare. VA offers basic healthcare services for most Veterans, including health exams and treatments, surgeries, acute care, health education, and specialized care. Interested Veterans should bring a government-issued photo ID and copy their DD Form 214.

To learn more about VA Healthcare, visit VA.gov/health-care. 

Your support is welcomed!

We are accepting donations so that we can continue bringing you quality reporting on the issues that matter most to you and your community!

Make A Donation

Leave a Reply