Companies Hiring Vets

Companies with Military & Veteran Programs

NOTE: Listing does not necessary mean endorsement of these entities. This page serves as an informational page to clue you in to companies who have shown an interest in hiring our nation’s Servicemembers & Veterans.

Airstreams Renewables, Inc.: Airstreams Renewables, Inc. (ARI) is committed to offering the highest quality hands-on safety-first technical training programs available by empowering our students with the knowledge and skills required for a successful career. Airstreams is State of California approved to accept GI benefits.

Amazon Military Talent Partnership: Alluding to Amazon’s leadership principles, Amazon’s CEO, Jeff Bezos said, “These principles look very familiar to men and women who have served our country in the armed forces, and we find that their experience leading people is invaluable in our fast-paced work environment.” We want you to help share and shape our mission to be Earth’s most customer-centric company. Amazon’s evolution from website to e-commerce partner to development platform is driven by the spirit of invention that is part of Amazon’s DNA. It’s what we do, every day – and the good news is that we’ve only just begun.

AT&T Careers for Veterans: We’re on a mission to hire the best talent. That’s probably why we’re one of G.I. Jobs’ Top Military Friendly Employers.

Boeing – Military & Veteran Engagement: During your service in the Armed Forces, you protected freedom. And you lived the tenets of discipline, excellence and precision. Boeing has a long-standing commitment to supporting men and women in uniform and military families by employing more than 20,000 veterans who are continuing their mission with Boeing, as well as advocacy and support of a variety of military and veteran-specific programs.

Bristol-Myers Squibb: is a global biopharmaceutical company with a mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail against serious diseases. Bristol-Myers Squibb is committed to hiring the extraordinary men and women who have acquired valuable skills and expertise in the selfless service of protecting our nation. Military and veteran candidates can be among the best providers of talent to support our mission – helping doctors and patients fight disease. As a global BioPharma leader, we have career opportunities in many departments and geographies. And our own Veterans’ Community Network can help you transition from your military specialty to a successful civilian career.

Cache Creek Casino Resort: Owned and operated by the Rumsey Band of Wintun Indians, located in Brooks, California. From its humble beginnings as a bingo hall in 1985, Cache Creek now features over 3,000 slot machines and 142 table games, including a 28 table Poker Room. The 415,000-square foot property also includes a 200-room luxury hotel and health spa, eight restaurants, Club 88 entertainment venue, outdoor swimming pool, casino gift shop and tribal-operated Mini Mart, Gas Station and Fire Station.

California Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation: The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) expects to hire approximately 7,000 correctional officers over the next three years due to the increase in retirements. You can view the CDCR Vacancy List to see if they are hiring for that classification.

California Indian Manpower Consortium, Inc.: The California Indian Manpower Consortium, Inc. was formally created in 1978 under the state law as a non-profit corporation for the purpose of working for the social welfare, educational and economic advancement of its member tribes, groups, organizations and Indians and other Native Americans living in its service area. The primary purpose of the Consortium is to offer training, employment, and other activities designed to meet the employment and training needs of the client population. The principal funding source is the federal Workforce Investment Act.

Cardinal Health: By supplying the best products, services and resources to hospitals and clinics, we aim to ensure that veterans and their families receive excellent patient care. But we don’t stop there. To show our appreciation for your service, we’re committed to making your reentry into the workforce as comfortable as possible. You’ll find that, with our mission and focus on making healthcare safer and more cost-effective; we’re a valuable place for you to develop your post-military career. The Cardinal Health Talent Acquisition organization and our business leaders attend a variety of events geared toward veteran recruiting and networking. Plus, we actively recruit veteran talent by posting open opportunities to many diverse job boards that target military and returning veterans.

Caterpillar – U.S. Military & Veterans: As you make the transition from the military to civilian life, you’re looking for opportunities. To earn. To grow. To do what you love. If you’re mechanically inclined and enjoy working with your head and your hands, a Cat® dealer can offer all that and more. Whether you’re already discharged or you’re planning for it, consider becoming a Cat dealer tech when your time with the military has ended.

Chevron – U.S. Military Veterans: You’ve met important challenges during your service in the U.S. military. Are you ready to apply your experience and skills in a rewarding career with Chevron? Chevron is committed to being the employer of choice for qualified U.S. military veterans. We recognize your commitment to teamwork and safety. At Chevron, you’ll find retired members of the U.S. military and active reservists throughout the company. When you join Chevron, you can turn your ideas into real-life solutions.

Comcast – Military & Veterans: As a veteran you have something special to offer: dedication, perseverance, hands-on problem solving skills, and an uncommon drive. Now that you are home, you want a career with a real future. Comcast NBCUniversal is dedicated to making that happen. In conjunction with our partnership with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes initiative, we’ve recently committed to hiring 10,000 reservists, veterans and their spouses or domestic partners across all levels of the organization. We invite you to explore the possibilities available to you at the intersection of media + technology. Not quite sure where to start? Click here to give our Military Skills Translator a try and see how the skills you have accrued during service can help you in joining the Comcast ranks. Ready to apply? Click here to get your job search started today. Interested, but not ready to fill out an application? Join the Comcast Talent Network to get the inside scoop on our latest job opportunities for Veterans.

Costco & Veterans: Costco Wholesale values the contributions that you have made and the experiences you have gained in service to our country. We’re looking for people with a passion for the retail industry who are able to provide great leadership. Your experience, coupled with our fastpaced environment, could lead to an exciting career. For those completing service both at home and overseas, and are using the G.I. Bill to attend school, Costco offers flexible part-time hours complete with competitive wages and great benefits. The retail industry is a challenging career path for anyone, and Costco is proud to support our veterans with career opportunities.

ExxonMobil Careers: ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Ford Motor Company – Information for Veterans: Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status. Ford Motor Company also is committed to take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment such persons. Provided below is a link to the EEOC’s “Equal Employment Opportunity Is The Law” poster and supplement. Copies of the poster in alternative formats are available to persons with disabilities upon request.

General Electric – Jobs for Veterans: Your service made you a leader and a disciplined, strategic thinker with a level of loyalty that is unmatched. At GE, we recognize and value your strengths, which makes us a great choice for your civilian career. Come explore the possibilities for your future with GE.

General Motors – Veterans & GM: Sacrifice. Service. Honor. We’re proud and humbled to say that celebrating and recognizing our courageous men and women in uniform is a tradition at GM. Working hand-in-hand with organizations, such as Achilles Freedom Team of Wounded Warriors and Cell Phones for Soldiers, we are dedicated to improving the lives of Veterans. Our care package collection and virtual career fairs are just a few symbols of our dedication to Veterans.

Golden Sierra Job Training Agency : Golden Sierra Job Training Agency strives to ensure that all Veterans and Transitioning Service Members have access to the tools needed to find good jobs with good wages and career pathways. Veterans and eligible spouses receive access, on a priority of service basis*, to the full range of public employment and training services.

Hewlett-Packard – Military Veterans: We need your skills at HP. Technical talent, leadership, dedication, and teamwork – as a veteran joining our company, you’ll draw on those strengths and more, to help our customers get the best we have to offer. We’re dedicated to matching veterans with the right opportunity at HP, with a veteran recruiter for every business unit. Once onboard, we have a veteran mentoring program, Veteran Employee Resource Network (VERN), and, as part of the benefits package, HP provides VetAdvisor Services for veterans and their families. We hope you will consider starting your next career with HP!

Hiring Our Heroes Trucking Program: Trucking Thursday was created to help educate, motivate, inspire and hire great military veterans into great trucking careers. Trucking careers include: Professional Driving, Professional Mechanic, Entrepreneur, Management, and more. Starting salaries between $35,000-$50,000+. Jobs currently in over 26,500 cities. Hiring All Military Occupations. Get started in 6 weeks.

Home Depot: The Home Depot has created a brand new community named HomeTown. This is a specific group to help veterans during their career search by giving them a place to network and have live conversations with recruiters. Within the HomeTown community, veterans can: • Chat directly with recruiters • Learn from exclusive articles and free webinars • Network with other military members and veterans.
The Home Depot intends this free community to be your central hub to learn, grow and enhance your career. Veterans who take advantage of this free service will most definitely have an advantage when it comes time to applying and interviewing for their next career.

Johnson & Johnson – Career Opportunities for U.S. Veterans: U.S. military veterans make their mark by serving their country. The Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies helps US veterans continue to extend their vital roles in their civilian careers. Veterans and reservists who work within our companies have a chance to apply the outstanding leadership skills and core values they gained from their military experience. They bring disciplines and perspectives that our teams value.

Launch Consulting Group: As a Veteran owned company, LCG has dedicated itself to providing Veterans with access to military-friendly employers. Programs for Accelerated Veteran Employment, or PAVE, is the bridge to a career in technology after military service. Our PAVE program is committed to providing transitioning Service Members and Veterans with employment opportunities within our company, as well as with one of our many clients.

McKesson – Veterans Serving Veterans: Helping us advance health care across the nation starts with the experience and skills you gained in the military. We respect your code of behavior—discipline and dedication, grace under pressure, the pride and loyalty you show every day. Those values make a critical contribution to our mission of better health. Whether helping a customer or creating lifesaving technology, you have the skills that help McKesson deliver better health care to millions of patients.

Microsoft – Elevate America’s Veterans: Microsoft is proud to help veterans and their spouses successfully transition from the military to civilian employment. Through Microsoft’s investments of more than $12 million in cash, software and related support, veterans and their eligible spouses can take advantage of resources including: technology skills training and certification, job placement, career counseling and other support services such as childcare, transportation and housing to help in their successful transition to civilian life.

NAFJobs (USAF): NAF employment is considered federal employment. It is, however, different from federal civil service employment because the monies used to pay the salaries of NAF employees come from a different source. Civil service positions are paid for by money appropriated by Congress. NAF money, on the other hand, is self-generated by Air Force clubs, bowling centers, golf courses, and other activities that use NAF employees.

Orion International: The nation’s largest military recruiting firm, fully owned and operated by military veterans. Orion has found civilian careers for over 27,000 veterans since its inception in 1991, and we work with both Junior Military Officers and Enlisted Technicians and Leaders. All of our services are completely FREE to military job seekers, including resume assistance, interview preparation, interviews for positions for which they are both interested and qualified, and our regional hiring conferences.

PepsiCo – Jobs for Veterans: PepsiCo has a long legacy of military hiring and remains committed to veteran hiring across all lines of business and roles. The company believes in providing opportunity for military hires, not just in the name of service, but because they help the business win.

PG&E PowerPathway: Entry to electric operations for Veterans at American River College. This program is a customized, 240-hour career prep course that will strengthen candidacy for employment and add to existing knowledge of the energy and utility industry.

PRIDE Industries: A private, non-profit corporation recognized as a leader in providing quality employment opportunities for people with disabilities. Helping Veterans return to the workplace.

Proctor & Gamble – U.S. Military/Veteran Programs: As a major U.S. employer and business partner with the U.S. Military, P&G has the highest degree of respect for our men and women in the armed forces.  We recognize the significant sacrifices these men and women, and their families, make in support of our country.  P&G supports U.S. Veterans in specific ways that are consistent with our Purpose, Values and Principles.

Siemens U.S.A.: Building some of the world’s most innovative rail technologies for cities across the U.S.

Siemens Welding Boot Camp: Are you a Veteran? Do you want to learn the welding skills necessary to work at Siemens? Siemens is looking for skilled Welders to be a part of its team. As a welder you will be expected to perform a variety of component welds, using both automatic and manual processes. Welders will be welding stainless steel, low carbon steel and aluminum. All welding is done to AWS standards. In order to ensure that candidates have the necessary welding skills to work for Siemens, Sacramento Works and Los Rios Community College has partnered to offer a Welding Boot Camp. The 8 week Boot Camp will provide the technical welding training needed to gain the necessary skills to be employed as a Welder with Siemens.

Starbucks – Military & Spouses: Starbucks is proud to employ veterans and military spouses across our global business. Whether you’re a veteran preparing to transition out of the service, a reservist, or a military spouse, we have a place for you at Starbucks. As a partner (employee), you will have opportunities to get involved in the community and connect with your fellow partners and others with a military background through the Armed Forces Network (AFN). The AFN is focused on creating a community of Starbucks partners and their families who are active duty, veterans or supporters. With your diverse experiences and work ethic, as well as your direct alignment with our mission to inspire and nurture our community, we want to support you in matching your skills and finding your place with us to connect with something bigger than yourself.

State Farm Insurance – From Military to Agent: It’s a simple fact. We need you. This is the opportunity transitioning service men and women can embrace. Align yourself with a stable, well-known company and get the opportunities you need, the freedom to make your own decisions and the chance to earn a living, all while continuing your mission to serve others.

Submarina California Subs: Submarina® California Subs is pleased to announce its “Honor the Veteran” program, recognizing our military service members’ commitment to America. This exceptional program gives active duty personnel, veterans and their families (parents, spouses and children over the age of 18) the opportunity to own single or multiple Submarina restaurants at heavily discounted rates.

Target – Military & Veteran Support: As a member of the 100,000 Jobs Mission, Target has joined other top companies in a pledge to hire more U.S. military veterans. Together, we’ve already hired a total of 140,832 veterans through the first quarter of 2014, putting the coalition well on the way to beating its doubled goal of hiring 200,000 by 2020. Our team member benefits for activated reservists include pay differential and optional medical coverage for dependents. Through our Human Resources team, we provide proactive Leave of Absence (LOA) guidance and support to ensure smooth employment status transitions for military team members pursuing a LOA.

UC Davis: Search throughout the entire UC system for job opportunities

  • UC Davis Campus: UC Davis is one of the nation’s top public research universities and is part of the world’s pre-eminent public university system. The campus is set in the heart of the Central Valley, close to the state capital and San Francisco Bay Area.
  • UC Davis Health System: A career at UC Davis Health System means being a part of something extraordinary: an internationally respected institution that improves lives and transforms health care, at home and around the globe. Northern California’s only academic health center is also one of the top in the country, with a nationally ranked 619-bed acute-care teaching hospital one of America’s best medical schools a 1,000-member physician’s group renowned specialty centers, and an innovative nursing school.
  • UC Davis Temporary Employment Services (TES): Places employees with clerical/administrative, service, and other specialized skills at UC Davis Campus and Health System departments that need temporary staff support. The available assignments can be full-time, part-time, and short-term or long-term in duration

UnitedHeathcare Military & Veterans: UnitedHealthcare Military & Veterans provides health care benefits to more than 2.9 million active duty military members, and their families. This benefit is referred to as TRICARE. Much of the health care is provided directly in dozens of military hospitals and clinics. The TRICARE program has been nationally recognized for its high levels of beneficiary satisfaction and for its commitment to high-quality health care delivery.

University of California Division of Agriculture & Natural Resources: The Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources (ANR) is a statewide network of University of California researchers and educators dedicated to the creation, development and application of knowledge in agricultural, natural and human resources.

VA for Vets: The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) launched VA for Vets ( on Veterans Day, November 11, 2011. The VA for Vets online Career Center provides dynamic, easy-to-use tools to translate your military experience into marketable skills, take self-assessments, create civilian resumes and search for jobs. VA for Vets is an exciting new program created to help the Department achieve Secretary Eric K. Shinseki’s 40 percent Veteran employment goal and improve our Veteran-focused recruiting efforts. We are proud and honored to count more than 100,000 Veterans among our ranks and recognize that a staff comprised of Veterans is best suited to both understand and work to solve the challenges many Veterans face. Please consider a VA career, where you will work side-by-side with your fellow Veterans.

Walgreens: Walgreens is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access the Walgreens Careers website as a result of your disability. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation.

Wells Fargo Veterans Jobs: Wells Fargo is committed to hiring and retaining military veterans, veterans with disabilities, National Guard members, and Reservists. We support veterans transitioning from military service with a variety of job options, confidential resources, educational information, and career guidance. At Wells Fargo, you’ll find a culture that is team-oriented, collaborative, structured, and challenging. Our Veteran’s Team Member Network is made up of thousands who share an interest in veterans’ matters, and promotes greater awareness and job development within the veteran community. To learn more about career opportunities with our company, please visit our Careers site at