DirectEmployers Announces Partnership with SVA and NASWA to Create Employment Website for All Student VeteransPress Release New website, SVA Beyond, provides career and internship opportunities for student veterans in partnership with DirectEmployers, the National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA) and the Student Veterans of...
DirectEmployers, The Army National Guard, MSCCN & CASY Sign Updated Memorandum of Understanding to Aid in Advancing Veteran and Military Spouses Employment InitiativesPress Release INDIANAPOLIS, April 14, 2015 – To promote future collaboration, DirectEmployers Association, Military Spouse Corporate Career Network (MSCCN) and Corporate America Supports You (CASY) have signed an updated memorandum...
National Labor Exchange Providing Over 1.5 Million Job Listings to U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Newly Enhanced Veterans Job BankPress Release INDIANAPOLIS, April 24, 2014 –– The National Labor Exchange (NLx) was named the provider of job content to the newly enhanced Veterans Job Bank found on the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs eBenefits platform. A...
DirectEmployers Association and NASWA Announce Partnership with U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation to Assist Nation’s Veterans in Finding EmploymentPress Release Through this partnership, the National Labor Exchange will now provide the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes program innovative way to utilize job listings through the National Labor Exchange....
In this episode we look at how veterans.jobs can:
- Benefit service members and their families
- Provide job search by military bases
- Offer search options by city, title keywords and military job title or code
As a veteran, have you ever had trouble finding a job and translating your specific military skills into equivalent civilian positions? About 8.3% of military veterans were unemployed for 2011. Even though that number is down from previous years, it is still difficult to find a job in today’s economy. The good news is that by visiting http://veterans.jobs, you can translate the skills you have and find the job that is right for you. The search box under Military allows you to search for jobs based on your military job title or code. Veterans.jobs has over 900,000 jobs from over 90,000 employers. Our research shows the top 5 Military titles with the most job listings include:
- 3M071 – Services Craftsman (82492)
- 3M091 – Services Superintendent (82492)
- SH – Ship’s Serviceman (47693)
- 4130 – Marine Corps Community Services (MCCS) Officer (46260)
- 1933 – Navy Exchange Officer (46260)
After finding a job you are interested in applying for, consider refreshing your resume by using this advice http://vimeo.com/42545834 on how to highlight your military skills.