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Career Resources for Veterans

Career One Stop Centers- Career One stop Centers can provide a variety of career and employment services to military personnel transitioning into the civilian workforce. Use this site to find the location nearest you.

Career One Stop: Key To Career Success- The Key to Career Success campaign connects veterans and transitioning service members with high quality career planning, training, and job search resources available at local One-Stop Career Centers.  Read more about the Key to Career Success.

Civilian Jobs- This site has many resources for military personnel interested in connecting with civilian careers.

Half of us website A military community network

Hire Vets First- This site provides a variety of career and employement resources for military personnel.

Keys to Career Success- Provides access to workforce information and services to assist military service members and veterans transition to civilian careers - Provides job search capability, resume posting, networking with fellow veterans and much more.

National Veterans Foundation - Serves the crisis management, information and referral needs of all U.S. Veterans and their families through: Management and operation of the nation’s only toll-free helpline for all veterans and their families.

New York State Department of Labor website

New York State Division of Veteran Affairs website

Quintessential Careers: Job and Career Books for Veterans and Former Military

Quintessential Careers: Job Training for Vets & Former Military- this link contains some career and job sites geared especially for military personnel making the transition to civilian jobs.

Recruit Military website

Riley Guide website

Silent Professionals - a wide range of jobs available within the defense and private security industry as well as unique corporate security job opportunities. 

The American Legion - This site dedicates itself to helping veterans, shows list of other websites that are directed specifically for veterans and their needs.

Transitioning to Civilian Jobs/Careers- This site contains a list of books designed especially for military personnel making the transition to civilian jobs.

United States Department of Veteran Affairs website

Veteran Affairs Benefits website

Veterans Today website

Veterans Outreach Services website

Veterans Services - Job placement, counseling, training, testing, benefits, and other information and services for veterans of the U.S. military.

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