Joint Base Charleston will hold a job fair for veterans and military spouses hosted by Hiring Our Heroes on Wednesday at the Weapons Station Redbank Club from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

More than 50 employers are expected to participate, with jobs available for veterans and spouses of all ranks and levels of experience. Companies range from America's biggest employers to dozens of small companies from the

region, sponsors said.

The event will also include a free Hiring Our Heroes employment workshop focused on resume writing, interview skills, and job search techniques for all military members and their spouses.

Since Hiring Our Heroes began in March 2011, more than 1,500 companies have hired 23,000 veterans and military spouses as a result of more than 720 hiring fairs throughout the country. To date, 255,000 hires have been