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Employment Resources

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The websites listed below feature employers looking to hire veterans like you!  If you are an employer looking to hire a veteran, please contact one of our Business Specialist from our Employer Services Section.  

CalVet Employment Opportunities

CalVet connects veterans to Federal, State and local employment opportunities. The employers listed on CalVet have expressed a specific interest in recruiting veterans.

Career One-stop Veteran and Military Transition Center

This website, which is sponsored by the U.S Department of Labor, is a one-stop resource which provides individuals with employment, training and financial assistance after their military service.

Job Accommodation Network (JAN)

JAN provides free consulting services for individuals with physical or intellectual limitations that affect employment. Services include one-on-one consultation about job accommodation ideas, requesting and negotiating accommodations, and rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and related laws. Although JAN does not help individuals find employment, they do provide information for job seekers.  This site is also available in Spanish.

Veteran Readiness and Employment (VR&E)

The VR&E program aims to encourage, promote and support transitioning and service-connected disabled Veterans to reach their employment goals. VR&E provides services such as job training, employment accommodations, resume building and job seeking trainings. The VR&E program also provides independent living services for individuals who have severe disabilities and are unable to participate in traditional employment.

Employment Development Department

Services can include counseling, labor market information, job referrals, job search workshops, and job development with potential employers. All veterans are eligible for the Veterans Intensive Program. Special assistance is available for veterans with service-connected disabilities.

Hire Heroes USA

Hire Heroes USA is dedicated to creating job opportunities for U.S. military veterans and their spouses through personalized employment training and corporate engagement. Services are provided at no cost.


eBenefits is a portal for veterans, service members, and their families to research, find, access, and manage their benefits and personal information. It offers a personalized workspace called My Dashboard that provides quick access to eBenefits tools where veterans can apply for benefits, download the DD 214, and view benefits status, in addition to other actions as needed.

My Next Move

My Next Move is an easy-to-use online tool created by the U.S. Department of Labor that allows veterans to enter information about their experience and skills in the field and match it with civilian careers that put that experience to use. The site also includes information about salaries, apprenticeships, and other related education and training programs.