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Armed Force 2 Workforce

Dedicated to assisting young veterans in their search for rewarding, career-oriented employment in Southern California. Call (714) 671-8550 or visit Armed Force 2 Workforce on the web.

CalVet Employment Center

Source of career opportunities for veterans, service members transitioning to the civilian workforce, and military spouses and dependents looking for employment opportunities. This site integrates multiple tools and resources for job seekers.

Community Career Development

Working with the Vet Center and the EDD, Community Career Development offers work training and career opportunities in Los Angeles County.

Employment Development Department

Assists veterans and their eligible spouses maximize their employment and training opportunities. Veterans are entitled to many resources designed to help in their search for employment. Services provided include a veteran 24-hour priority hold on all job listings, customized job search assistance, job fairs, employer recruitments, and other events and resources.

Employers Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)

ESGR, a Department of Defense office, was established in 1972 to promote cooperation and understanding between Reserve Component Service members and their civilian employers and to assist in the resolution of conflicts arising from an employee's military commitment.

Feds Hire Vets

Feds Hire Vets is a single site for federal employment information for Veterans, transitioning service members, their families, and federal hiring officials.

Goodwill Southern California - Veteran Employment Services

Veteran Employment Program advisors offers skills assessments, one-on-one career counseling, employment preparation courses, educational and technical skills classes, and work tools.

Hero to Hired

Created: to make it easy to connect to and find jobs with military-friendly companies. H2H also offers career exploration tools, military-to-civilian skills translations, education and training resources, as well as a mobile app. Support for H2H is provided through the Department of Defense's Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program.

Hilton Worldwide 'Operation Opportunity'

Military veterans are a natural fit for Hilton Worldwide and they are proud to hire former military men and women and military spouses. It is our commitment to hire 10,000 veterans within the next five years, and provide the training and educational opportunities to support your transition into our organization.

Job Hero's Career Resources for Veterans

Whether you’ve been retired for years or have just finished your service, rejoining the workforce can be tough. You should have access to adequate guidance and support. There are actually a lot of places you can turn to for assistance in your transition from service to career if you know where to look. This guide recommends some of these.

Military Veteran Pathways to EMS Certification and Licensure

Information for military veterans seeking EMT or AEMT certification

Orange County One-Stop Center

Veterans employment services including: access to Orange County job openings, one-on-one career counseling, training and certification programs, and direct job placements.

Santa Ana Work Center

Call (714) 565-2610 or visit the Santa Ana Work Center at 1000. E Santa Ana Blvd., Suite 200, Santa Ana 92701

U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs (VA): Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business -UtilizationVeteran Entrepreneur Portal

 VA OSDBU quickly connects Veteran entrepreneurs to relevant ‘best-practices’ and information. Collectively, VEP offers direct access to the resources necessary to guide every step of entrepreneurship.

VA Careers

VA Careers lists all job openings within the Department through USA Jobs 3.0. However, VA Careers also places special emphasis on recruiting the best candidates with health-related background for the Veterans Health Administration.

VA Internships

Explore a wide variety of internship programs with the Department of Veterans Affairs, and start building your career with VA today

VA for Vets

The VA for Vets Career Center has everything you need to start a civilian career. Register now for a VA for Vetsaccount to access Career Center tools and begin your job search today.   

We Hire Heroes

Helps U.S. active duty, retired military, transitioning veterans, the National Guard, and Reservists of all branches find work in Los Angeles County.

Working Wardrobes: VetNet

Offers job training, workshops on job-seeking skills and financial literacy, as well as free work wardrobes to veterans.