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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 assistance and benefits.

Search for Texas Jobs

Use our online job matching system,, to search for jobs, create a résumé, and submit applications for employment. Get priority access and find jobs targeted to veterans.

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Veterans Employment Preference

Texas employers value your service to our country. Many employers recognize the skills and dedication that veterans bring to the workforce and therefore give employment preference to veterans when making hiring decisions. To help you connect with veteran-friendly employers, the Texas Workforce Commission and the Texas Veterans Commission have collaborated to create a list of private employers in Texas that have a policy for veteran employment preference.

Take Advantage of Priority Service for Veterans

Get priority service at all Workforce Solutions offices. Access job placement services, job search resources, training programs, résumé and application assistance, and career development assistance. Many of the offices have Veterans Representatives.

Match Your Military Experience to Occupations

The Military to Civilian Occupation Translator helps service members match military skills and experience to civilian occupations.

Increase Your Employability

The Work Opportunity Tax Credit offers employers tax incentives for hiring individuals from specific populations with historically higher rates of unemployment, including veterans.

Transfer Your Military Service Into College Credits

College Credit for Heroes seeks to maximize college credits awarded to veterans for their military experience in order to expedite each veteran’s transition into the Texas workforce.

Research Assistance & Benefits

Find information on assistance, services, and benefits for veterans, families, and survivors.


Research Veterans’ Educational Opportunities

The Texas Veterans Commission offers assistance with veterans’ educational benefits, including the G.I. Bill, the Hazlewood Act, and on-the-job training. Read about educational benefits and opportunities, search the directory of approved institutions, and find out about federal Veterans Administration education benefits.