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Feds Hire Vets - Vet to Vet
Feds Hire Vets - Vet to Vet

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The best thing that happened to me was to apply to the US Census Bureau/TCC. I was not looking to work at a call center, but the opportunity happened without me looking for it. I retired from the Army in 2002 in Virginia. I was a Radiology NCOIC for a clinic at a small Army post at Fort Monroe when it was active at the time.

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Started my career with the government at Scott AFB, IL 1990 after retiring from the USAF Civil Engineering as a Production Control E7 Master Sergeant. While in the service I received a BS Degree in Industrial Technology and a Masters Degree in Management.  I moved to the Seattle area when my wife transferred to a FEMA office.


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Hello fellow vets! I served 11 years in the Navy as an officer, and voluntarily and honorably left the service in 2005. From there, I had saved some money, so that when it took 6 months for me to get interviewed by the Census Bureau, I still wasn't in too terrible a financial state.


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I started out in San Diego VAMC as a Volunteer in Accounts Receivable records. I went out an got a loan for a 1 year school program to a Medical Administrative school. I went to school in the evenings for about a year. While in school and volunteering, I was able to find out what would be expected of me to successfully apply for a job in San Diego, CA VAMC.


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My military job was Water Purification and Distribution during Desert Shield/Desert Storm. Not much call for that in the civilian sector. The stress of my deployment ended my marriage leaving me with four children to support and jobs were scarce. Being 40% disabled and a female combat veteran didn't improve my employability with so many veterans returning home and looking for work.

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I am a service connected veteran in the Navy, I'm most recently in the Navy Reserves as a Master At Arms 3rd Class Petty Officer. I've been searching on USAJOBS.gov for the last 2 years and I finally landed a job at the Federal Bureau of Prison in Los Angeles.  One of the main factors that helped me get this job was studying all the resources on Fedshirevets.gov and knowing what my hiring authorities were.


I served 8 years in the US Navy. I served in the Aleutian Islands off the coast of Alaska as well as Iceland. Afterwards, I worked in the private sector for technology companies as a computer systems engineer. When I was caught in the bursting of the "Tech Bubble" in 2000, I was allowed to serve America again by becoming a civil servant with the US Dept. of State.


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After retiring from the Army in January of 2012, I leaned heavily on the old way of getting a job. I got a company to help me write my resume, got some expensive paper and an even more expensive printer so that I could print my resumes and cover letters at home.


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I joined the United States Air Force in 1983 serving in many overseas locations. I left active duty in 1989 and joined the New York Air National Guard, finished my bachelors degree in Accounting and I was hired by the Department of Veteran Affairs as a Contracting Officer Representative.


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I joined the Air Force in 1978 and was trained at Lowry Air Force Base in Colorado before departing for Offutt Air Force Base in February of 1979. I perfected my skills as a Graphics Specialist there. After 14 years of service my wife and kids asked me to take an early separation incentive and settle in the Omaha, NE area.

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