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Employment Resources for Veterans

Is starting a job search your top priority?

Dedication, smart planning, and strategic networking will lead to a job. Below are three steps to help you get started.

Step One: Contact a Veterans Employment Representative

Located at CareerForce locations throughout the state, Veterans Employment Representatives are available to help veterans address a wide variety job-search, job-placement, and career-related questions. Learn more about Veterans Employment Representatives.

Step Two: Set a Career Goal Using MyMilitary GPS LifePlan

GPS LifePlan can help veterans, service members, and their families set career, education, finance, and personal goals and design plans that will lead them to success. Visit GPS LifePlan.

Step Three: Post Your Resume on MinnesotaWorks.net

MinnesotaWorks.net is an online database with thousands of job listings from private employers statewide. Post your resume and identify yourself as a veteran. Apply for jobs online. Manage and track your job search efforts. Get started using MinnesotaWorks.net.

Additional Resources

Find a Job
Find a variety of job search assistance including access to salary data, a business search, and articles on resumes, interviewing, job applications, and more.

Programs for Veterans
Find employment and training programs for Minnesota veterans. This includes the Transition Assistance Program (TAP) and the Jobs for Veterans II program.

CareerOneStop's Military-to-Civilian Job Search
Search for jobs by military job title.

CareerOneStop's Military to Civilian Occupation Translator
Translate your military skills and experience to a civilian job.

Search the official job bank of the U.S. government. It features the Veteran's Employment Resource Center.