Maximize your employment opportunities as you transition into civilian life. Search for jobs, receive priority service at Texas Workforce Solutions offices and get information on transition help and benefits.
Use our online job matching system, WorkInTexas.com, to search for jobs, create a résumé and submit applications for employment. Get priority access and find jobs targeted to veterans. Give it a try and start your job search today!
Texas employers truly value your service to our country. They recognize the important skills and dedication that veterans bring to the workforce. That's why many employers give special preference to veterans when they need to hire new employees.
If you are a veteran with a service-related disability that makes it difficult for you to work, or even prevents you from working, don't worry! The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) is here to help you. TWC has resources to support you.
Family members may also be eligible for certain benefits. So don't hesitate to reach out and explore the opportunities for Texas veterans like you!
Veterans are our priority.
Veterans get priority service at all Workforce Solutions offices, where you can get:
- Help finding a job
- Other resources faster than non-veterans
Workforce Solutions offices offer a variety of services, like:
- Job placement
- Job search resources
- Training programs
- Résumé and application help
- Career development help
Many of the offices also have veterans representatives to help you with your specific needs. Take advantage of these helpful resources and support available to you as a valued veteran!
The Military to Civilian Occupation Translator helps veterans and service members match military skills and experience to civilian occupations.
The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) is a program that gives employers incentives to hire employees. WOTC has provisions especially for veterans.
College Credit for Heroes maximizes college credits awarded to veterans for their military experience. It speeds up each veteran’s transition into the Texas workforce.
Find information on assistance, services and benefits for veterans, their families, and their survivors.
TWC and TVC can help with veterans’ educational benefits, like:
- The Forever G.I. Bill
- The Hazlewood Act
- Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)
- Vocational Rehabilitation Program
- On-the-job training
Learn more at TVC's website:
- College Credit for Heroes and High School Heroes
- Hiring Veterans
- Hiring Red, White & You!
- Just for Veterans
- Texas Veterans Leadership Program
- Texas Operation Welcome Home (We Hire Vets) and Military Family Support Program
- Veterans Contact Directory
- Texas Veterans Commission