Job search resources for military veterans

Job Search Resources for Military Veterans

  

           

O*Net’s Military Crosswalk

http://www.onetonline.org/crosswalk/MOC/

Search military occupations to determine knowledge, skills, abilities, and more, and get a clearer picture of a civilian equivalent occupation. 

 

Quintessential Careers: Job Transitioning for Vets & Former Military

http://www.quintcareers.com/former_military.html

This link contains some very good career and job sites geared especially for military personnel making the transition to civilian jobs.

 

My Next Move

http://www.mynextmove.org/vets/

Search for jobs.

 

Re-entering The Civilian Job Market

http://www.job-hunt.org/article_veterans_jobsearch.shtml  (may need to copy/paste url)

This site contains a wealth of information on making the transition from the military to civilian workforce.

*** other related articles can be found at jobhunt.org.

 

The Riley Guide: Veterans and Transitioning Military Personnel

      http://www.rileyguide.com/vets.html

This site contains a large number of online resources specifically set up to meet the needs and interests of military personnel and their families.

 

Translating Military Language into Civilian Terms

http://www.interviewmastery.com/newsletters.cfm?action=newsletters_details&newsletterID=120704

An interesting article on how military service members can translate their experience into terminology the civilian sector will understand.

 

Government Resources

http://www.dol.gov/vets/

Important resources specifically designed for the military population.

 

Wisconsin Veterans Service Program

http://dwd.wisconsin.gov/veterans/vetreps.htm

A dedicated staff of Local Veteran Employment Representatives (LVERs) and Disabled Veteran Outreach Program (DVOP) specialists.

 

Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve

http://www.esgr.mil

Assistance and Resources for military veterans.

 

GI Jobs

http://www.gijobs.com/

      Guide to post-military success.