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Veterans Information - Idaho Department of Labor

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Hire Heroes USA, Idaho in conjunction with the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation Mission 43.

The Hire Heroes USA team of former military and business professionals effectively trains veterans in the skills of self-marketing, then supports their career search until they find good jobs with great companies. The hallmark of their program is a personal approach where each veteran receives dedicated assistance from a highly-trained staff member in order to help the veteran overcome barriers to employment. Signature services also include group workshops and connecting the job seeker with veteran-friendly companies and employment opportunities through the Hire Heroes USA Job Board.

USAJobs, The Federal Government's Official Jobs Site  

Veterans Guide to Getting Hired -- Resources, Tips and Advice for Veterans Returning to the Workforce

Resume and Cover Letter Guide

Interview Tip Sheet

Networking Tip Sheet

Resume Tip Sheet 

MoneyGeek.com Resources

Training, Waivers, & Internships

Veterans Green Corps

Field-based opportunity for Armed Forces Veterans and Service Members modeled after the Civilian Conservation Corps.

Veterans to Nursing Program - Idaho State University

Microsoft Courses

If you are in Idaho and are a veteran who has an IT background, please take some time to review the courses on Microsoft Academy Link. These courses are FREE to veterans that have an honorable discharge. 

Military Skill Test Waiver Available for military truck drivers

States that offer waiver

Application for Military Skills Test Waiver

"Military Commercial Driver's License Act of 2012"

Job Opportunities

Workshops

ID Department of Labor Treasure Valley Workshops

Job Fairs

Eastridge Workforce Solutions

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. 
Mountain Home Idaho Department of Labor building
Eastridge Workforce will have another job fair in case you missed the last. Looking for labors to Heavy Equipment operators.

Government Career Fair

Monday, May 9, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Canyon County Department of Labor Office
Idaho State Police, Canyon County Sheriff's Office, Idaho Department of Corrections, Community Partnerships of Idaho, Idaho Public TV, and Ada County Highway District will be represented.

Idaho Job & Career Fair

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
The Nampa Civic Center 311 3rd Street S. Nampa
Over 40 companies interested in hiring veterans will be represented. Bring your resume and dress for success.

Woodgrain Millwork Job Fair

Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time: 8:30 a.m.
Canyon County Department of Labor
Meet the employer and have on-site interviews. The application needs to be filled out before hand (you may obtain an application from the front desk of the Canyon  County Department of Labor Office). To interview you must arrive prior to 8:30 a.m.

Jobs 

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Ada County Sheriff Department Current Openings

Ada County Highway District

Current Openings

Bannock County

Current Openings

BCT, Inc. Trucking Opportunity

They are a for-hire motor carrier subsidiary of Boise Inc. They haul a variety of commodities for many other customers. They use company drivers, owner/operators, and partner carriers.
  • Chip trucks – Washington and Oregon; dispatched from Wallula, Washington.
  • Heavy haul vans – Washington and Oregon.
  • Heavy haul flatbeds – Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, and Utah; dispatched from Boise, Idaho.
  • Standard vans – Nationwide.
Current Openings

Bear Lake County

Current Openings

Bingham County

Current Openings

Blaine County

Current Openings

Boise Cascade Company

Current Openings

Boise City

Current Openings

Boise County

Current Openings

Boise State University

Bonner County

Current Openings

Bonneville county

Current Openings

Boundary County

Current Openings

BYU-Idaho

Cabelas

Current Openings

Caldwell

Current Openings

Canyon County

Current Openings

Cassia County

Current Openings

Citi

Citi offers a competitive salary and comprehensive health coverage, tuition assistance and 401(k) benefits to employees on their first day of employment. For a list of current job openings and to apply online, interested individuals should visit their website at http://jobs.citi.com/Boise.

Clearwater County

Current Openings

college of Idaho

College of Southern Idaho

College of Western Idaho

C.r. England Trucking

Custer County

Current Openings

Eagle City

Current Openings

Eastern Idaho Technical College

Elmore County

Current Openings

Faith Technologies

Current Openings

Farmers Insurance

First Command Financial Services

Current openings

Franklin County

Current Openings

Fremont County

Current Openings

Garden City

Current Openings

Gem County

Current Openings

Gooding County

Current Openings

Good Samaritan Society

Idaho County

Current Openings

Idaho State Jobs

Idaho State POLICE

Current Openings

Idaho National Guard Jobs Posting Site

Idaho Power

Idaho State University

Jefferson County

Current Openings

Jerome County

Current Openings

Kindred Healthcare

Kootenai County

Current Openings

LATAH County

Current Openings

Lemhi County

Current Openings

lewis-Clark State College

Lincoln County

Current Openings

McCall City

Current Openings

Meridian City

Current Openings

Micron

Current Openings

Minidoka County

Current Openings

Mountain Home City

Current Openings

Mountain West Bank

Nampa City

Current Openings

Nez Perce County

Current Openings

North Idaho College

Northrop Grumman

NOrthwest Nazarene University

Owyhee County

Current Openings

Payette City

Current Openings

Payette County

Current Openings

SEcuritas

Online Application

Shoshone County

Current Openings

St. Alponsus

Current Openings

Teton County

Current Openings

Trader Joe's

Treasure Valley Community College

Twin Falls County

Current Openings

University of Idaho

US Forest Service

Valley County

Current Openings

Valley Ride

Looking for drivers, and they encourage veteran employment. Wages start at $11.69/hr and within five years of employment increases to $20.73/hr. Must have a CDL or pass writtent CDL, passenger endorsement and air brake test. Contact the HR Manager for Valley Ride at 208-258-2755 for more information.

Washington County

Current Openings

Western Aircraft

Whole Foods Market

Xerox

Addtional Resources/Links

For Employers:

Veterans Employment Toolkit

For Veterans:

Employment Resources 

Organization 

URL  

Air Force Resource and Jobs 

http://www.afpc.randolph.af.mil/ 

America’s Job Bank/Career Info-net 

http://www.acinet.org 

America's Job Bank 

http://www.ajb.org/ 

Army Career and Alumni Program 

http://www.acap.army.mil 

Army Resource and Jobs 

http://www.cpol.army.mil/ 

Career Builder 

http://www.careerbuilder.com 

Coast Guard Resource and Jobs 

http://www.uscg.mil/ 

Direct Employers 

http://www.directemployers.com 

Employment 911 

http://www.employment911.com/ 

Employment Wizard 

http://www.employmentwizard.com 

Flip Dog 

http://www.flipdog.com 

Forms for Federal Jobs 

http://www.opm.gov/forms/html/appn.htm 

Franchises Available 

http://www.franchiseworks.com 

Heroes to Hire

Hiring Our Heroes 

https://www.ebenefits.va.gov/ebenefits/jobs

http://www.uschamber.com/hiringourheroes 

Hot Jobs 

http://www.hotjobs.com 

IDAHO Commerce & Labor 

http://www.cl.idaho.gov/ 

Idaho Division of Human Resources 

http://dhr.idaho.gov/stateJobs/CurrentOpenings.aspx?view=New 

Idaho National Guard Jobs 

http://inghro.state.id.us 

information for Federal Jobs 

http://www.bop.gov/jobs/KSA_2005.pdf 

Job Hunt 

http://www.job-hunt.org 

Job Source Network (click on FREE) 

http://www.jobsourcenetwork.com 

Job Web 

http://www.jobweb.com 

Jobs Resource website 

http://www.knitteldude.com/Jobs.htm 

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities (KSA’s) 

http://www.udel.edu/CSC/KSAs.pdf or 

Monster 

http://www.monster.com 

Monster Companies 

http://company.monster.com/ 

Navy Resource and Jobs 

http://www.donhr.navy.mil/ 

Salary Relocation Calculator 

http://www.homefair.com/homefair/calc/salcalc.html 

Security Clearance Jobs 

http://www.clearancejobs.com 

Small Business Administration 

http://www.sbaonline.sba.gov 

Small Business Law 

http://www.nolo.com 

Start Here 

http://www.starthere.com/jobs 

State Jobs and more 

http://www.statejobs.com 

Temporary Jobs 

http://www.nettemps.com 

Transferable Skills 

http://www.vba.va.gov/bln/vre/tsi/default.asp 

Transition Assistance Online 

http://www.taonline.com 

Translate Your Skills 

http://www.military.com/Careers/Content1? 

Troops to Teachers 

http://www.dantes.doded.mil/dantes_Web/troopstoteachers/index.asp 

Verification of Military Experience & Training 

http://www.dmdc.osd.mil/vmet 

Veteran Reemployment Rights 

http://www.dol.gov/elaws/ 

Veterans Preference Advisor 

http://www.dol.gov/elaws/vetspref.htm 

Wet Feet

 

http://www.wetfeet.com/ 

Idaho Division
of Veterans Services
Boise
Veterans Home
Lewiston
Veterans Home
Pocatello
Veterans Home
Office of
Veterans Advocacy
Idaho State
Veterans Cemetery
351 Collins Road
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: 208-780-1300



Division Administrator
David E. Brasuell
320 Collins Road
Boise, Idaho, 83702
Phone: 208-780-1600

 


Home Administrator
Kenneth Shull
821 21st Avenue
Lewiston, Idaho, 83501
Phone: 208-750-3600

 


Home Administrator
Vacant
1957 Alvin Ricken Drive
Pocatello, Idaho, 83201
Phone: 208-235-7800

 


Home Administrator

Josiah Dahlstrom
444 Fort Street
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: 208-780-1380




OVA Director
Bill Heyob
10100 Horseshoe Bend Rd
Boise, ID 83714-9521
Phone: 208-780-1340




Cemetery Director
James Earp

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