Jobs here in Orlando can range depending on what your qualifications are as a military veteran or even a dependent of one. So what can you do to step up your game? Obviously there are certain local companies that have that specific question of “Are you a military veteran?” meaning, if your qualifications and skills match their job description for what they’re looking for, most likely your resume and application will be put onto the “yes” pile. That doesn’t necessarily mean you’ll get the job, but you somewhat do have the upper hand.
To get an idea of what national companies on board to hire military veterans, follow this website
Some local companies include (to name a few) the University of Central Florida, Seminole State College, Valencia College, Rollins College, nursing homes, Century Link, Brighthouse Networks, Toys R Us, just to name a few.
Check out the local Central Florida Workforce office where they can assist you in tweeking your resume and hone down on that specific job field. The military is filled with different skilled areas, different tasks and responsibilities, let’s take that extra step and get in front of the line and on top of the YES pile and get hired!