Military and Veterans

Career Resources

Amvets Post 49 Career Center
Cedar Falls, IA
Team Leader: Terry Scheffert

Badges for VETS – Free website to help Veterans find good paying jobs and employers to find veterans.

Career Coach – Career Coach is designed to help you explore careers by providing the most current local data on wages, employment, job postings, and associated education and training that Hawkeye provides.

Hawkeye's Career Services Center – The Career Services Center at Hawkeye offers several services to help you be successful; from choosing the right college program for you to finding that job.

Hero2Hired – Connect to jobs with military friendly companies. Career exploration tools, military-to-civilian translations, education and training resources and mobile app.

Hire Heroes USA – The team is comprised of military veterans and business veterans to help train and network veterans into good jobs. They offer a personal approach.

Home Base Iowa – The comprehensive source for job services available to veterans.

IowaWorks Veterans Employment – Free Employment Assistance, Resume Writing, Mock Interviewing, Career Counseling. Contact Joan Koffler at 319-235-2123, x314 – A free resource from GEIS, a market leader in publishing free online guides to schooling, degrees, and careers.

My Next Move – For Veterans – You've served your country. Now you're ready for a new challenge. What do you want to do for a living?

PAVE (Paving Access for Veterans Employment) – Paralyzed Veterans of America.

Troops to Tech Careers – Inspired by the courage and dedication shown by our American troops, CompTIA created the Troops to Tech Careers program to provide opportunities and resources for veterans interested in the rapidly growing IT field.


VA for VETS – If you are seeking employment in the federal government, particularly the VA, the VA for Vets high-tech tools and resources on this site can help.

VA | – If you looking for a job or an employer committed to hiring Veterans, register on the Veterans Employment Center™ (VEC)

Veterans Career Transition Program – The Veterans Career Transition Program, operated by the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University is provide at no cost to Post 9/11 veterans, their spouse, and spouses of active duty military.

Veterans Employment Center – The website allows veterans to post a resume and learn what kinds of jobs they might be able to do based on their skills.

Veterans Green Jobs – To engage, transition and connect military veterans with meaningful employment opportunities that serve our communities and environment.

Military and Veterans Services

Veterans Services Coordinator

Robin Knight
Brock Student Center
319-296-2329 ext.1212
800-670-4769 ext.1212
Email me


Mailing Address

Military and Veterans Services
Hawkeye Community College
1501 East Orange Road
P.O. Box 8015
Waterloo, Iowa 50704-8015

Military Friendly School - 2017
Military Advanced Education's top Colleges and Universities for 2017.
Best for Vets: Colleges 2017 list from Military Times.