By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

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Thousands of positions are open for veterans in the Chicago area and you can learn about them at a job fair on Thursday.

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Disabled American Veterans and Recruit Military are hosting the job fair at Soldier Field from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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The event is free to transitioning service members, veterans, military spouses and dependents.

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The goal is to help service members translate their military job skills into a civilian role.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff