3 There's a special job fair today at EverBank Field for veterans. The goal -- to help connect them with companies who want to hire veterans in particular. Channel 4's Erica Rakow is live downtown this morning. Erica -- military spouses are also invited to attend. 3 RECRUIT MILITARY OPENS IT'S JOB FAIRS TO SPOUSES AS WELL BECAUSE THEY'VE SACRIFICED A LOT, TOO.VETERANS WHO ALREADY HAVE CIVILIAN WORK EXPERIENCE AND THOSE JUST TRANSITIONING FROM ACTIVE DUTY ARE INVITED TO ATTEND. 3 HELPING HEROES RETURNING FROM SERVING OUR COUNTRY.. RESUME CIVILIAN LIFE WITH A SUCCESSFUL CAREER PATH. DOZENS OF COMPANIES LOOKING TO HIRE WILL BE SET UP AT EVERBANK FIELD TODAY.JAY PATRICK 9:10:42 it's been challenging it's been very challenging because my skills that I bring apply to multiple positions, I've done teaching both in private schools and public schools and it's a different environment outside the military then inside the militaryJAY PATRICK SERVED 12 YEARS IN THE NAVY.. ON THE ENLISTED AND OFFICER SIDE. FOR THE PAST TWO MONTHS, HE'S BEEN UNEMPLOYED AND SEARCHING FOR WORK.TODAY, HE HOPES TO COME FACE TO FACE WITH OPPORTUNITIE S AT THE JOB FAIR.9:14:22 hoping to make some individual contact so that im not just applying online and never hearing anything backRECRUIT MILITARY ORGANIZERS SAYS COMPANIES LOOKING TO SPECIFICALLY HIRE VETERANS ARE THE ONES THAT WILL BE THERE TODAY.STEPHEN BALCZO/DIRECTOR OF MILITARY OUTREACH FOR RECRUIT MILITARY 9:25:23 the veteran community really provides corporate America with a specific nithc of raw talent, talent that's diverse in leadership , management skills, flexibility and the ability to really dirve towards the end state of what the companys really looking for THE FREE JOB FAIR TODAY IS FROM 11AM TO 3PM AT EVERBANK FIELD.YOU ARE ENCOURAGED TO PRE-REGISTER ONLINE, LOOK AT THE COMPANIES THAT WILL BE THERE AND EVEN APPLY BEFORE COMING TO MEET THE COMPANY REPRESENTATIVES. BUT YOU CAN ALSO REGISTER AT THE EVENT.