Employment

Army Reserve Readiness

303-365-3178

www.usar.army.mil/P3

13137 E 23rd Ave, Aurora, CO 80045

Job Assistance for Army Reserve, Spouses, and Veterans to include resume review, interviewing techniques, and placement assistance.

Eligibility: Army Reserve Soldier, Veteran, or spouse of the Soldier or Veteran.

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Citizen Soldier for Life

720-250-2185

coloradocsfl@gmail.com

The Citizen Soldier for Life program prepares and connects Service Members with financial and employment services in an effort to enhance readiness and boost resilience.

Eligibility: The program offers services to all Army National Guard, Reserve Members, and their Families who may be seeking civilian employment.

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CWT/Vocational Employment Services

720-857-5068

dawn.murphy4@va.gov

1700 N. Wheeling St. Aurora, CO 80045

VA sponsored recovery-oriented program for Veterans with severe mental illness wishing to obtain competitive employment.

Eligibility: Must be a Veteran who is eligible for VA services. Veterans must be referred by a VA PCP or VA Mental Health Provider. Veteran must have a severe mental illness diagnosis and be willing to pursue competitive employment.

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CWT/Vocational Employment Services

720-857-5068

dawn.murphy4@va.gov

1700 N. Wheeling St. Aurora, CO 80045

VA sponsored recovery-oriented program for Veterans with severe mental illness wishing to obtain competitive employment.

Eligibility: Must be a Veteran who is eligible for VA services. Veterans must be referred by a VA PCP or VA Mental Health Provider. Veteran must have a severe mental illness diagnosis and be willing to pursue competitive employment.

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Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)

800-336-4590

osd.userra@mail.mil

www.esgr.mil

Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve is a Department of Defense program that develops and promotes supportive work environments for Service Members in the Reserve Components through outreach, recognition, and educational opportunities that increase awareness of applicable laws and resolves employment conflicts between the Service Members and their employers.

Eligibility: All employers, all uniformed Service Members, and Families of affected Service Members.

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Employment Support Program

720-250-1431

www.casy4vets.org/CONationalGuard

Assists CO National Guard Service Members obtain employment. Services include translation of military skills into civilian skills, online marketing assistance, resume review and building strategies, and Federal job application assistance.

Eligibility: Member of the CO National Guard or eligible dependent.

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Mesa County Workforce Center

970-248-0871

jobservice@mesacounty.us

https://mcwfc.us

512 29 1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504

We are the Mesa County Workforce Center, a One-Stop Shop designed to efficiently serve the needs of businesses and job seekers in an effort to promote economic development and vitality. Our no-cost services, which include assessments, workshops, recruitment assistance, business services and much more, continue to propel our community into the future with education, training and resources invaluable in making our community prosperous and globally competitive. Our exceptional collaboration with local education establishments, businesses and other resources, dedicated to economic development and growth, make us a fundamental link between businesses and prospective employees.

Eligibility: Varies by program. To be eligible for Veteran Priority of Service = 1 day active duty, any discharge other than dishonorable.

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Project: Return To Work, Inc.

720-359-1541

www.return2work.org

PO Box 19381, Boulder, CO 80308

Project: Return to Work Inc. (R2W), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 1998, provides personalized employment services to Veterans, their Spouses, and Americans with disabilities.

Eligibility: Veterans (any), their Spouses, and disabled Americans.

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Service Source Inc.

719-579-5700

www.servicesource.org

Service Source is a non-profit agency helping people with all ranges of disabilities obtain a job at the dining facilities on Ft. Carson doing janitorial support services for the military. Through supports and accommodations we help people with disabilities thrive in a non-competitive work environment.

Eligibility: Must be 18 years of age. Must be able to pass a background and drug screen. Must have documentation of disability. Must be flexible to working weekends and holidays.  Must have reliable transportation (City bus is not considered reliable)

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Warriors4Wireless

855-949-5627

www.warriors4wireless.org

This nonprofit attempts to bridge the gap between the demand for trained and deployable communication infrastructure technicians and the thousands of qualified service men and women eager to transfer the skills they’ve learning in the military. Provides training, advanced certification, and transitional support, giving Veterans the building blocks they need for an exciting and fulfilling career in this rapidly growing industry. Ultimately, Warriors4Wireless seeks to place qualified Veterans into open job positions.

Eligibility: Currently or previously served in the military.

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Wounded Warrior Project®
Warriors to Work®

719-419-3057

www.woundedwarriorproject.org

1 S Nevada Ave #205, Colorado Springs, CO 80903

The Wounded Warrior Project® is a Veteran employment program that provides career guidance and support services to Wounded Warriors and their Families as well as caregivers interested in transitioning to the civilian workforce. We match your skills and experience to the needs of hiring managers. These services are also open if you are registered with Family Support.

Eligibility: Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) serves Veterans and Service Members who incurred a physical or mental injury, illness, or wound, coincident to their military service on or after September 11, 2001.

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Workforce Centers

www.colorado.gov/pacific/cdle/wfc

Workforce Centers provide a variety of free services to assist employers and job seekers. These include job listings, computer and internet access, and career counseling and training. Veterans receive additional support with their job search.

Eligibility: Anyone can utilize the services at county Workforce Centers. Veterans receive priority of service in all federally funded programs at the workforce center. If applicable, in order to qualify for the Disabled Veterans’ Outreach Program (DVOP), the Veteran must first meet with an employment specialist at the workforce center. If appropriate, the Veteran will be given a referral to the DVOP to receive intensive services for Veterans with significant barriers to employment.