Getting your education is just the first step into the civilian world. Once you have graduated, we want you to be a successful alum so the following are links to help you find you perfect job by matching your military skills and educational attainment.
Build Your Career – U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Resources for veterans, family members, and civilians to obtain career advice and find jobs. Helpful information whether seeking a job at the VA, another federal agency, or the private sector.
Hiring Our Heroes: A Program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation
Resources and fair listings.
Search codes or titles from the Military Occupational Classification (MOC) and find comparable job titles in the private sector.
Veterans’ Employment & Training Service (VETS)
The U.S. Department of Labor provides information for service members, veterans, and employers.
Transition Assistance Online-Careers for Transitioning Military
Source of transition assistance information, jobs, and tools for today’s separating military.
Military information for job hunting and translating military skills to the private, non-profit, and government sectors.
Jobs database/search tool, post a resume, career resources including an excellent article on how to re-write your military experience for a resume that speaks to private, non-profit, and government hiring managers. More articles under career resources.
Use your Military Occupation Classification to identify similar occupations. Government and private-sector resources to help you make a successful military-to-civilian transition.
VA Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment Program
Assists veterans with service-connected disabilities to prepare for, find, and keep suitable jobs.
G.I. Jobs: Your Guide to Post-Military Success
Various information available such as how to write a civilian-sector resume. Career, wardrobe, and education tips. Employer interviews about transitioning and adapting to the civilian sector.
Student Veterans of America
Coalition of student veterans groups from college campuses across the United States.
Job hunting information and a selected list of federal agency Veteran Employment Program Office. They promote veterans’ recruitment, employment, training and development, and retention. List of the names, e-mails, and phone numbers to ask questions.