Public Affairs Office
FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (July 28, 2021) The Fort Leonard Wood Transition Assistance Program is hosting a virtual career summit from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 5. The event connects service members and their spouses with a vetted network of national employers. It is mandatory for Soldiers transitioning in the next 24 months, and is open to all veterans, military spouses and individuals eligible for transition assistance.
Visit https://events.hiringourheroes.org for details and to register.
About Fort Leonard Wood
Fort Leonard Wood is a thriving and prosperous installation that has evolved from a small basic training post more than 75 years ago to a premier Army Center of Excellence that trains more than 80,000 military and civilians each year.
Fort Leonard Wood is home to the U.S Army Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and three U.S. Army schools: the U.S. Army Engineer School; U.S. Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School; and the U.S. Army Military Police School. In addition to training engineer, CBRN and military police specialties for the Army, Fort Leonard Wood also provides gender-integrated in-processing and Basic Combat Training for new Soldiers.
Fort Leonard Wood also hosts and trains with the largest Marine Corps Detachment and Air Force Squadron on any Army installation as well as a large Navy construction detachment.
More information about Fort Leonard Wood is at: https://home.army.mil/wood/index.php/about/mission