Veterans Employment

Veterans Connect

Employment Services

California Veterans Resource Book Ch. 6: Employment
This chapter of the California Veterans Resource Book overviews several state and federal programs in place to help veterans find employment, including Veterans Preference, the Disabled Veterans Outreach Program, and Work for Warriors.

VA Career and Employment Center
This VA website offers support for all stages of your job search—from returning to work with a service-connected disability, to getting more training for new job opportunities, to starting or growing your own business.

EDD Services for Veterans
California’s Employment Development Department (EDD) assists veterans and their eligible spouses to maximize their employment and training opportunities.

CareerOneStop Veteran and Military Transition Center
The Veteran and Military Transition Center is a One-Stop website for employment, training, and financial help after military service. Information about Inglewood’s local One-Stop center can be found here.

Goodwill Veteran Employment Services
Goodwill Southern California has established a program dedicated solely to assisting veterans throughout Los Angeles (North of Rosecrans), San Bernardino and Riverside Counties.

Hire Heroes USA
Hire Heroes USA offers free, personalized employment services for veterans, including civilian résumé building, job searching techniques, and networking advice.

Unemployment Insurance
If you have you lost your job, you may file a claim to see if you are eligible for Unemployment Insurance benefits.

Job Opportunities

Feds Hire Vets
Feds Hire Vets is an official government site providing Federal employment information for Veterans, transitioning military service members, their families, and Federal hiring officials.

CalVet Jobs
Job postings, examinations, and information provided by CalVet.

Veterans Internship Program
The LA County Veterans’ Internship Program provides paid internships for qualified veterans of the Armed Forces of the United States. The internships afford veterans with on‑the‑job training and work experience that will enable them to effectively compete for permanent County positions.

Troops to Teachers
The Troops to Teachers program assist transitioning Service members and veterans in beginning new careers as K-12 school teachers in public, charter, and Bureau of Indian Affairs schools.

Military Times Rebootcamp: Employment
Rebootcamp is part of the privately run Military Times news website, and provides information and entertainment for service members transitioning out of the military, veterans, and military families. The employment section includes a “Best for Vets” list of top employers for veterans.

RecruitMilitary is a recruiting company focusing specifically on connecting employers with veterans seeking work. The company hosts job fairs all across the country throughout the year.