Job Search Resources

Find the tools and assistance to move forward in your post-military career.

Below you will find a number of resources that can be used to assist you in making a successful transition from a military to a civilian career. 

Resources for Student Veterans

  • Lucas Group
    Assists you in attaining the recruiting guidance, career choices and interest you deserve.
  • Military Friendly
    Provides service members and their families with information needed to make decisions about civilian careers, and learn about the friendliest employers to veterans.
  • My Next Move
    Search and browse careers and find careers like your military job.
  • Nassau County Veterans Service Agency
    Assists veterans and their dependents with the benefits that have been earned.
  • New York Veterans
    Connecting with various veterans’ organizations
  • Student Veterans of America
    Provides military veterans with the resources, support and advocacy needed to succeed in higher education and following graduation.
  • Suffolk County Veterans Service Agency
    Suffolk County Government can work with you to find a job or career that suits you best.
  • US Department of Veterans Affairs
    Site aimed at providing all resources to veterans.
  • VeteransCorp
    Facilitates collaborations between veteran-owned businesses and teaches how to access resources, programs and funding.
  • Veterans EBenefits
    A gateway to resources for veterans.
  • Vet Success
    The purpose of this web site is to present information about the services that the Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) program provides to veterans with service-connected disabilities.

Job Search Strategies for Student Veterans

  • Careeronestop Veterans ReEmployment
    Connects veterans and spouses with listings of jobsbanks.
  • Careers for the Transitioning Military
    Career site for veterans that provides various resources — including jobs, employer listings and transition tools.
  • Corporate Gray
    Connects employers with military veterans nationwide.
  • DAV Fulfilling Our Promises
    DAV is also a leader in connecting veterans with meaningful employment, hosting job fairs and providing resources.
  • FedsHireVets
    A resource for federal veteran employment and information.
  • GI Jobs
    Provides job listings, career tips, success stories and more for veterans.
  • Glassdoor Salaries
    Learn what kind of salary to expect for any job in any location.
  • Google for Veterans
    Tools for veterans to make their transition easier.
  • Hire a Hero
    Search for military-friendly employers and resources.
  • HireVets
    Look for jobs and job fairs on this veteran-friendly site.
  • Ideal Military Hire
    Links to domestic and international jobs.
  • Indeed Salary Search
    Indeed Salary Search is based on an index of salary information extracted from over 50 million job postings from thousands of unique sources over the last 12 months.
  • Military.com Veteran’s Job Board
    Job search tool, advice and upcoming career fairs for veterans.
  • Military Hire
    Search for a job and other resources for veterans.
  • Military Job Connection
    Provides virtual job fairs, job postings and salary calculators for all military branches.
  • Orion International
    Veteran-specific job fairs and a wide range of resources and recruiters.
  • Recruit Military
    Provides job listings, resume posting and veteran-friendly organization listing.
  • Troops to Teachers
    Includes information on teacher certification and employment opportunities for veterans interested in the teaching profession.
  • USA Jobs
    The information on this site is designed to ensure veterans, transitioning service members, and their families receive accurate and consistent information regarding veteran’s employment in the Federal Government.
  • US Department of Labor
    Veterans employment and training service site.
  • Veterans Employment Center
    The Veterans Employment Center connects veterans and their families with meaningful employment and career development opportunities.
  • Veterans Enterprise
    The military and veterans business network of career opportunities.
  • Veteran’s Guide
    A veteran’s guide to job hunting in the civilian world.
  • Veteran Recruiting
    Listings of virtual veteran career fairs are available.
  • Vet Jobs
    Provides job listings, ability to post a resume and other resources.
  • VetNet
    Vet Net is operated through collaboration between The Institute for Veterans and Military Families and Hire Heroes USA and serves as a platform to help veterans and their families find careers.  
  • Wall Street Warfighters Foundation
    Provides job placement services for disabled veterans seeking careers in the financial industry.