DORA launches Military and Veterans Programs website focused on career transition and credential mobility
offers Active Duty, Reserves, National Guard, Military Spouses and Veterans pathways to professional licensure and customer information.
Colorado State Employment Benefits:
Employment Assistance: State employees receive 15 days of paid Military leave annually.
Eligibility: Colorado National Guard or Reserve member.
Unemployment insurance is a program to pay benefits and help workers who have lost their job through no fault of their own.
Call 1800-388-5515 or 303-318-9000 for more information.
Career Assistance for Veterans
Colorado offers career assistance to all individuals who are eligible for Veteran’s services. Each workforce center location across the state provides Veterans with priority of service for employment, training, and placement services. Each workforce center is staffed with a local veterans employment representative who is there to assist. For more information, contact your local workforce center.
Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE) resources for Veterans:
The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE) and our American Job Center (AJC) partners are proud to offer career assistance to those who have served in the U.S. armed forces and to other individuals who are eligible for Veteran’s priority of service.
CDLE and the AJC’s utilize Connecting Colorado, www.connectingcolorado.com as our primary website for jobseekers and employers. Once registered as a user, you will receive automatic job matching from this statewide database. Other resources offered include but are not limited to:
- Assistance in developing and customizing resumes and cover letters
- Job search guidance
- Information on licensure, certification ,apprenticeship and training programs
- Information on rights and priority for Veterans
- Direct referrals to job openings
- Customized job development
- Job fairs and hiring events
- Referrals to other agencies for additional assistance and services
- Resource rooms in AJC’s with free use of computers, fax machines, telephones and copy machines
The Federal government’s official jobs list. Shown are employment search, information center, veteran information and forms.
VA for Vets facilitates the reintegration, retention and hiring of Veteran employees at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). We offer career-search tools for Veterans seeking employment at VA, career development services for our existing Veterans, and coaching and reintegration support for military service members. VA for Vets is your gateway to a rewarding career serving our nation’s Veterans.
The Department of Military & Veterans Affairs provides our communities, state, and nation a ready military force for national defense and state emergency response. In addition, we provide assistance to our Colorado Veterans. The Department of Military & Veterans Affairs operates in coordination with Federal as well as State resources and guidelines.
Volunteers of America
Education, employment and other support services for veterans and their families.
2660 Larimer St.
Denver, CO 80205
Brad Allen 303-297-0408
CU Denver Career Center
http://acp-usa.org – American Corporate Program – Veterans Mentoring
www.americasheroesatwork.gov – Americas Heroes at Work
http://www.armymwr.com/hr/employment.aspx – Army Family and MWR Career Opportunities
www.coloradoworkforce.com – Colorado Department of Labor and Employment
http://regionalhelpwanted.com/colorado-springs-jobs – Colorado Springs Help Wanted
https://www.colorado.gov/dhr/jobs – Colorado State Government Job Announcements
www.enableamerica.org – Enable America
http://www.fedshirevets.gov/AgencyDirectory/index.aspx – Feds Hire Vets
www.JOFDAV.com – For Disabled American Veterans – Free service to post resumes and see job listings
www.helmetstohardhats.org – Helmets to Hardhats
http://H2H.jobs – Hero 2 Hired
www.hireamericasheroes.org – Hire America Heroes
www.hireAhero.com – Hire a Hero
www.militaryconnection.com – Military Connection
www.MOAA.org – Military Officers Association of America
www.msepjobs.com – Military Spouse Employment Partnership
https://www.recruitmilitary.com/ – Recruit Military
www.return2work.org – Return 2 Work
www.vetjobs.com – Vet Jobs
www.usajobs.gov – USA Jobs
http://www.nafjobs.org/viewjobs.aspx – USAF NAF Job Listings
www.5starrecruitment.com – 5 Star Recruitment Career