Transition Your Skills to the Transportation Workforce
The Department of Transportation (DOT) and several of its operating administrations are partnering with the Department of Defense (DoD), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Department of Labor (DOL) to make it easier for all military personnel and Veterans to convert their military training and job specialty skills acquired in the service and help them start an exciting career in the transportation industry. DOT is working closely with states and other organizations to make it easy for military personnel to transfer their skills and certifications directly to the equivalent civilian certification and/or license.
USDA Joins Feds for Vets Partnership
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with VA to extend career readiness services to Veteran job seekers nationwide. Under the MOU, USDA will leverage the Feds for Vets online Career Center to recruit and hire Veterans to its workforce. Learn more about opportunities at USDA.
DOS Joins Partnership with VA for Vets
VA recently signed an MOU with the Department
of State (DOS) to provide access to the VA for Vets tools and features.
The goal of this partnership is to increase Veteran employment in the DOS
VA for Vets Partners with Hiring Our Heroes
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes program
is a nationwide initiative that helps Veterans and military spouses find
meaningful employment. VA for Vets has partnered with Hiring Our Heroes to host
hiring fairs throughout the country.