Job search resources for military veterans

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    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.