Veteran Students and Alumni
JOB SEARCH RESOURCES
BradleyMorris.com - https://www.bradley-morris.com/
Largest military job placement firm in the US.
ClearanceJobs - https://www.clearancejobs.com/
Job search platform and career network for professionals with federal government security clearance.
GI Jobs - https://www.gijobs.com/
Database of employers seeking to hire veterans and military spouses.
Hire Veterans - https://hireveterans.com/
Job search platform for veterans
Job Opportunities for Disabled American Veterans - https://www.jofdav.com/
Job search platform.
Military Friendly - https://www.militaryfriendly.com/employers/
List of military-friendly employers.
The Military Wallet - https://themilitarywallet.com/translate-military-experience-to-civilian-terms/
Assistance with translating military experience into civilian terms to effectively write resume job descriptions.
The Mission Continues - https://www.missioncontinues.org/
The Mission Continues awards community service fellowships to post-9/11 veterans, empowering them to transform their own lives by serving others and directly impacting their communities. Mission Continues Fellows serve for six months at a local nonprofit organization addressing key educational, environmental, or social issues.
My Next Move for Veterans - https://www.mynextmove.org/vets/
Sponsored by the US Department of Labor, this site helps you explore career options.
SilentProfessionals - https://silentprofessionals.org/
Job search platform featuring private security jobs, includes resources for helping veterans transitioning to civilian life find work using the skills gained in military services.
Recruit Military - https://recruitmilitary.com/
Job search platform for veterans.
TAOnline - https://www.taonline.com/
Job search platform and resources for transitioning military members.
Texas Veterans Commission - https://www.tvc.texas.gov/employment/
Texas Veterans Leadership Program, Texas Workforce Commission - https://www.twc.texas.gov/jobseekers/just-veterans
Employment resources and referrals.
TransitionCareers - http://transitioncareers.com/
Technical and security clearance career fairs for the DOD and intelligence work.
Information on Veterans’ preference for government jobs.
Veteran Jobs Mission - https://www.veteranjobsmission.com/
List of veteran-friendly employers, transition assistance by branch, and other helpful resources.
Veteran’s Guide to Getting Hired - http://www.learnhowtobecome.org/veterans-guide-to-getting-hired/
LearnHowToBecome’s website with a variety of resources. Key elements of the guide include: job search tools for veterans, unique job search challenges faced by veterans, various vocational rehabilitation programs for vets.
VetJobs - https://vetjobs.org/
Career network and job placements for veterans.
Government Agencies Hiring Veterans
Air Force Civilian Careers - https://afciviliancareers.com/
Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Careers Factsheet - http://www.southwestern.edu/live/files/2721-dhs-cyber-fact-sheet–final-8-15-13-1pdf
DHS has the lead for the federal government for securing civilian government computer systems, and works with industry and state, local, tribal, and territorial governments
Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve - https://www.esgr.mil/
Helps candidates identify companies which may automatically grant interviews to guard and/or reserve members.
FedsHireVets.gov - https://www.fedshirevets.gov/
One-stop resource for federal veteran employment information
US Department of Labor, Veterans Employment and Training Service - https://www.dol.gov/agencies/vets
VA for Vets - https://www.vaforvets.va.gov/
VA for Vets helps veterans and transitioning military service members find federal or non-profit careers. The VA for Vets Career Center tools provide opportunities to translate military skills, build federal resumes, and search and apply for open positions. VA for Vets is the flagship initiative of the Veteran Employment Services Office. Also, Career Center Coaches are available 24/7 at 1-855-VA4VETS (824-8387).
NETWORKING, CAREER PLANNING, AND NAVIGATING THE WORKPLACE
Continuing Education Resources for Veterans - https://www.accreditedonlinecolleges.org/resources/veteran-continuing-ed/
Article from Accredited Online Colleges.
US Department of Veteran Affairs VetSuccess on Campus Program - https://www.benefits.va.gov/vocrehab/vsoc.asp
Dedicated to Vet Success in transition, at work, on campus, at home, in the community and for the veteran’s family. SU students can contact the representatives at ACC or TAMU Central Texas.