Veteran Resources

Veteran Friendly Companies and Resources for Veterans
(the following has been provided by veteran representatives who reached out to New Mexico Workforce Connection and asked us to share their information as a resource. New Mexico Workforce Connection is not liable for any negative experiences from any of the following websites)

Below you will find a list of companies that are “veteran friendly”. There is also a list of free resources and programs for veterans.

Go to www.TADPGS.com enter your resume and review the available jobs. If there are any that you feel you are qualified for, apply immediately on the website.

Find work using skills gained in the military at https://silentprofessionals.org

 

Companies with Veteran Friendly Hiring Programs

TAD PGS Inc: http://TADPGS.com

CN Railroad: http://jobs.cn.ca/en/WhyWorkatCN.sn#.VwaA6HqHqYt

FUGRO: http://www.fugro.com/careers/opportunities-for-all/transitioning-from-the-services

GEO Group: http://geogroup.com/hiringheroes

GM:  http://careers.gm.com/worldwide-locations/north-america/united-states.html#veterans

Goodyear: https://corporate.goodyear.com/en-US/careers/apply/military.html

JBHunt: http://www.jbhunt.com/jobs/military/?src=subnav 

Marsh & McLennan Companies: http://www.mmc.com/join-us/overview.html

Patterson-Uti Drilling: http://www.patenergy.com/

Performance Contractors: http://www.performance-br.com/careers.html

Starbucks: http://www.starbucks.com/careers/veterans

TMC Transportation: http://www.tmctrans.com/drive-for-tmc/military-veterans.aspx

Uber: https://get.uber.com/cl/ubermilitary/

USAA: https://www.usaajobs.com/military/index.html

Waste Management: https://www.wm.com/careers/career-paths/transitioning-military.jsp

Wyle: http://www.wyle.com/

 

Resources available for Veterans

Military Discounts: http://www.military.com/discounts

Free online education for veterans http://vets.syr.edu/education/employment-programs/

VA Compensation and Benefits: http://www.benefits.va.gov/compensation/

Training in Cyber Security: https://w2cw.org

Syracuse University Programs and Services: https://ivmf.syracuse.edu/our-programs/

CDL training and hiring assistance with C. R. England: https://www.crengland.com

Wireless technician training and placement: http://www.warriors4wireless.com

Renewable energy job training program: http://bit.ly/18By5bM

Funding for veteran start-up businesses: http://www.brothersfund.org/

The SBA's website has a section aimed at veterans who are business owners or planning to start businesses:  http://www.sba.gov/veterans.

Veteran Resources in your area: http://bit.ly/1fbdmnu

www.vetjobs.com provides another excellent resource

You may be eligible for retraining programs such as the Vocational Rehabilitation

For information on your VA benefits, go to http://www.benefits.va.gov/benefits/.

National Resource Directory: https://nrd.gov/

My Next Move:  https://www.mynextmove.org/vets/

Recruit Military Events:  https://success.recruitmilitary.com/events

Novo Résumé Career Blog:Résumé Advice for Military Veterans:   https://novoresume.com/career-blog/military-veterans-resume

If you know a vet in crisis, convince them to call the veteran crisis line. The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their loved ones with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. For free, confidential support call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, chat online, or send a text message to 838255.