Veterans Employment Resources

Tools for Transition

Military.com allows you to search jobs, convert your military experience to a civilian resume, network with Veterans and find employers looking for military experience. Has many other resources including job hunting tips, a salary calculator, and a military skills translator.

O*net skill survey This link will match your skills with a nationwide list of occupations.

The Service Locator Employers and jobseekers can find the services they need at a convenient One-Stop Career Center. Or find other service provider locations relevant to employment, training, and economic development. Choose a search type and enter a zip code to find local services near you. Or just pick up the phone and dial 1-877-US2-JOBS for direct assistance.

State Resources

Wisconsin Labor Market Information Wisconsin's workforce and labor market information system. Find statistics on employment, occupations, wages for Wisconsin and much more.

Wisconsin Federal Contractor List is arranged in alphabetical order by company/organization. It includes the locations in Wisconsin where the companies or organizations are doing business. Use this list to search for job openings on job search sites like Career OneStop, VetCentral, Wisconsin Job Center, etc.

Federal Resources

Veterans Business Development of the U.S. Small Business Administration. The mission of the Office of Veterans Business Development is to maximize the availability, applicability and usability of all administration small business programs for Veterans, Service-Disabled Veterans, Reserve Component Members, and their Dependents or Survivors.

Dept of Labor

Workforce Professionals of the U.S. Department of Labor Employment & Training Administration. The resources, tools, updates and links on this page are intended to assist the nation's workforce professionals in serving the needs of workers and business.

VETS Fact Sheets a comprehensive informative list of programs from the Veterans Employment and Training Service, U.S. Dept. of Labor.

Department of Labor This site provides access to the Department's key programs, such as ETA, VETS, Unemployment Insurance Technology Support Center, O*Net and more.

Dept of Veteran Affairs

Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Services (VR&E) is dedicated to providing information about Veteran benefits administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Service to Veterans, employers, and the general public.

Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents, and Survivors Veterans may be eligible for a broad range of programs and services provided by the federal Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). This online booklet contains a summary of these benefits. effective January 1, 2010.

External Veteran Disability Resources A list of links that contain online publications, databases, web sites, and not-for-profit organizations that produce reliable information for the disabled, such as health, guides for living, assistive technology, and building guidelines.

Related Links

Career OneStop is the portal to career planning, occupational information, training and employment resources. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.

VetCentral provides employment opportunities to job seekers in all industries and occupations, from entry level to chief executive officer, valuable up-to-date information about employment and career opportunities in their community and across the nation. Also contains other tools and resources like resume assistance.

Veterans Resource Connection is a resource for Active Duty Members, Transition Assistance Instructors, Veterans' Service Providers, and Military Veterans. It contains links to information related to employment, reemployment, training, education and benefits for our Nation's Veterans.

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