Programs That Hire Veterans
From: Military One Source
Many organizations in the civilian world value your experience, skills, work ethic and training as a service member. You'll find that a number of military-friendly employers are committed to hiring veterans.
Explore several online programs to help connect you with employers who are looking to hire veterans. Here are some top sites:
This site offers resources from the U.S. Department of Labor for job-seekers and employers who want to hire vets. You'll find:
Job opportunities by category: agriculture, energy, transportation, homeland security, federal government hiring, and moreA tool for finding jobs by locationYour nearest American Job CenterHelp from the Small Business Administration for starting your own businessPlus one-on-one assistance, career exploration, finding training, skills translator, veteran employment center, resume builder, interest profiler, transition resources and more
The Veteran and Military Transition Center website is a one-stop online shop for employment, training and financial help after military service. If you're transitioning out, it offers some serious tools:
Military-to-Civilian Job Search by military job title and/or locationHow to request important papers that you needMatching your skills to civilian careersInformation about going back to school or getting trainingAlso financial and unemployment assistance.