Employment Assistance

Transition & Employment Services

When you leave military service behind, the transition to civilian life can often be turbulent. From understanding how your military skills translate to the civilian world, to facing the world of resumes and stressful interviews, the VFW's Transition and Employment services are committed to providing all service members and veterans with the resources and assistance they need to find a job befitting of their skills and military service.

Knowing what civilian employers are looking for helps the VFW provide you with resume and interview tips that really work. We're dedicated to providing you with key resources and services designed specifically to help you find meaningful work!

American Job Center Locator






Veterans are entitled to free priority employment services at nearly 2,500 American Job Centers nationwide. American Job Centers can help you look for work and offer workshops like resume and cover letter writing. Many states offer business services to help employers hire, retain and train workers. Use the locator below to find a center near you!


Still Have Questions?

If you can’t find the assistance you’re looking for, or have additional questions, locate a VFW Employment Chairman in your state, or email the VFW Transition and Employment program.