Your account gives you access to a rich set of functionality and information to help you search for careers and jobs in the Hampton Roads area; and to present your experience, education and skills in response to job opportunities posted by participating employers.
1. Start with My Story
My Story is where you detail the experience, education, credentials and training that you have gained from your military and civilian career. You can jump start this process by uploading your Joint Service Transcript or JST (for Soldiers, Sailors & Marines) or Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) web progress report for active duty Air Force. The experience, education and training, including college course, documented in the transcript or web progress report are identified and added to your Portfolio.
2. Build Your Resume
My Resume lets you create resumes by selecting items from My Story. When you create a resume, you can also compose text that can go in a cover letter and a brief objectives/summary of yourself. You can create multiple resumes customized for specific types of job opportunities.
3. Explore Careers
If you have not decided on a career or are looking to change, you can use the Explore Careers feature to find careers that are suitable for you based on your prior education, training and experience, etc. You can find careers that are related to your military background or based on your personal goals and interests, explore any of the Standard Occupation Classifications (SOC) defined by the Department of Labor.
4. Search & Apply for Jobs
Go to Job Listings at any time to search and apply for jobs posted by participating employers.
- You can save your searches
- You can also setup a saved search as an agent that will run periodically to alert you to new postings that meet your needs.
You can also expand your search using job openings from a nationwide job bank.