0 Replies Latest reply on Feb 19, 2014 4:22 PM by Steve Midthun

    Job Search Resources for Military Veterans

    Steve Midthun

      From @Erik Oswald MSOE Career Services:    

       

      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 person@nel 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.

      - See more at: http://www.msoe.edu/activity#sthash.HFwz3TRb.dpuf