MILITARY & VETERANS JOB RESOURCES
Developed through more than a decade of proprietary research, Military Friendly® ratings and resources provide service members and their families with the information they need to make decisions about civilian careers and education opportunities.
United States Department of Veteran Affairs.
Mission: to “Serve Those Who Served” by connecting veterans of America’s armed forces with employers who value their experience and skills.
Offers services to veterans and their spouses to support them during their job search. Hosts the nation’s largest single-source veteran database, with over 800,000 members.
Feds Hire Vets
One-stop resource for federal jobs for veterans.
Provides additional resources on converting your resume.
My Next Move
Explore career options for returning veterans.
Veterans Employment and Training Service (VETS)
Department of Labor resource for veterans.
Veteran job database and resources.
Best Veteran employers
A top 35 list of employers, both large and small in multiple industries, who concentrate on veteran hiring.
Military to civilian occupational translator
An on-line resource that helps service members match military skills and experience to civilian occupations.
MILITARY SPOUSES AND FAMILY MEMBERS
At ABTU, we know that military spouses are the foundation of the nation’s military force. Building a career can be a challenge as you move with your service member from one duty station to the next. We are committed to helping you be career ready, providing you with tools to assist you as you search for employment.
Below is a list of resources targeted specifically to military spouses. You will also find resources related to writing your resume, networking, interviewing and salary negotiation on the Career Services website.
Let us know how we can help you reach your goals!
Job Search Resources:
Military Benefits: List of work from home jobs, portable careers and additional income opportunities for military spouses, veterans and reservists.
MilitaryOneSource: Networking and self-marketing resources that will help bring job search success for military spouses.
National Military Spouse Network: The pre-eminent networking, mentoring and professional development organization committed to the education, empowerment and advancement of military spouses. Includes freelance and portable career websites.
USAF Services: Airman & Family Readiness Center (A&FRC) services to help meet the challenges spouses face in training for and finding suitable positions and, as they relocate, continuing and progressing in their chosen career fields.
Military.com: A Military.com membership connects service members, military families and veterans to all the benefits of service. Includes government benefits, scholarships, discounts, lifelong friends, mentors, great stories of military life or missions, and much more.
Career Spark: Maximize your work and volunteer experience with Career Spark. Make your resume searchable to thousands of military friendly employers in their database.
Military Spouse Employment Partnership–MSEP Spouse Group (LinkedIn group): Discussions within the MSEP Spouse Group are for participating employers of the Military Spouse Employment Partnership and military spouses seeking career advice and job search assistance.
The Military Spouse Preference program gives preference to military spouses for Department of Defense civilian jobs. Check out the site for military spouse preference eligibility.
MilitaryOneSource newsletter: subscribe to this newsletter for up-to-date information on moving, tax services, resources for your family – – and much more!
Job Posting Sites:
GI Jobs: 100 most military-friendly employers.
Military Spouse: Military spouse friendly employers.
Civilian jobs: Most valuable employers for military.
Military Times: Jobs for veterans.
ATT jobs: Careers for military spouses.
Jobs to Careers: This site offers professional jobs as well as part-time work for job seekers.
SimplyHIred: Searchable site for military spouse jobs.
MilitarySpot: Military spouse work-at-home options.
HiredPromptly: List of work from home jobs, portable careers and additional income opportunities for military spouses, veterans and reservists.
Portable careers for military spouses.