Work Search/Job Search

Last updated on March 28th, 2020

Resources to help you find work or improve your job search to find employment

What is the best thing to do in the short life that God has given us? I think we should enjoy eating, drinking, and working hard. This is what God intends for us to do. 19 Suppose you are very rich and able to enjoy everything you own. Then go ahead and enjoy working hard—this is God’s gift to you. 20 God will keep you so happy that you won’t have time to worry about each day.” Ecclesiastes 5:18-20 (CEV)

Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters, 24 since you know that you will receive an inheritance from the Lord as a reward. It is the Lord Christ you are serving.” Colossians 3:23-24 (NIV)

If you have a background in computers or signal or communications or engineering, consider Alion Science and Technology which currently has openings in Philadelphia and Delaware.

Job Search / Job Hunting Tech resources

Look for a job in the Computer Industry:      or Computer Jobs
also take a look at net-temps
You can use Indeed to search and email you alerts. (This is how I found my last two jobs.)
If you have not already done so, you should setup a profile on Linked In

You could use Career builder to search for a new job

Not sure what type of job you want?
Match your skills and interests to job descriptions at  Princeton Review or Keirsey or job seekers

For tech jobs also check Information Systems Hunter
If you are a Christian looking to work for a Christian company check out Christian Jobs
Zip Recruiter – Find jobs hiring near you and apply with just 1 click.

Civilian Career Resources for military service members:

Call of Duty Endowment
Smart Careers is a company geared to service prior military members make a transition into civilian work sectors. Or try
Military Hire
Corporate Gray
Recruit Military

Resources, Tips and Advice for Veterans Returning to the Workforce

Veterans’ Job Search Tool

Zety – Jobs for Veterans: How to Find a Civilian Career

Jobs/Employment/Work search help for military families:

Military Resources
(Army Reserves Private Public Partnership 877-450-4473)
Army Strong Community Centers (For unemployed Soldiers looking for work)
Personnel Force Innovation (PFI), partnering Defense Agencies and Reservists.

Tour of Duty / MOB COP For deployment opportunities
Soldier For Life – Transition Assistance Program

Government Resources

Career help from Veterans Administration
ebenefits from Veterans Administration
Feds Hire Vets

Vet Biz (Publicize and register your small business)
Department of Labor – Veterans support -Support for wounded vets to find jobs and write resumes.


Career One Stop military transition (State employment offices for Service Member and spouses)
Milspouse -For military spouses seeking employment.
Turbo TAP
Recovery Care Coordinator (RCCs) 866-345-8248 (Works with Soldiers and family to file VA claims, employment, referrals for injured or wounded)
Military to Medicine

Hiring Our Heroes -Troops to medical field opportunities.

Companies Careers
Helmets to hard hats -Troops to construction/rail opportunities.
Proud to Serve Again -Troops to teachers.
Vet Jobs -Various civilian jobs.
Hampton Roads Work/Career help for veterans

Additional Various Good Resources:

American Legion

Army Reserve Family Programs

Armed Services YMCA

Disabled American veterans

Hampton Roads assistance from Christian charities

Military Home front (Select ‘troops and families’) Guard and Reserve Family Support Services

My Army Life Too

My Army Benefits

National Resource Directory

Real Warriors

United Service Organizations (USO)

Veterans of Foreign Wars

Vets 4 Warriors 855-838-8255, 24/7/365 including holidays and weekends for service members and their families. There is no “press one” or being on hold for an extended period of time. An actual veteran will answer the phone call.

Virginia National Guard Family Assistance Centers

Additional Job search help for NJ and Philadelphia region

In addition, Soldiers or military family members can call military one source for job search help anytime day or night for any issue whatsoever at 800-342-9647 or visit Military One Source

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