September 20, 2017

Veterans career fair Oct. 3

A veterans career and resource fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 3 at the Boys & Girls Club of Albany, 1215 […]
September 18, 2017

Southern Oregon Trade Careers Expo set for Sept. 28

CANYONVILLE, Ore. — Students from Jackson, Josephine and Douglas counties will converge on September 28 for the Southern Oregon Trade Careers Expo, a full-day, hands-on experience […]
September 13, 2017

Annual employment fair for veterans canceled due to air quality

White City, Ore. — A major employment fair for veterans was canceled. The Southern Oregon Veterans Stand Down and Employment Fair, was scheduled to last from 10 […]
September 1, 2017

Battle tested, career ready

Clatsop County’s low unemployment rate may be making life easier for job-hungry military veterans, who account for a relatively large percentage of the local population. The […]
August 2, 2017

Three job search resources for Veterans and military spouses

The U.S. economy is losing $1 billion a year to a single crisis: military spouse unemployment. According to the Chamber of Commerce, of the more than 600,000 individuals […]
July 31, 2017

How We’re Helping Our Heroes Get Hired

The Department of Labor Veterans’ Employment and Training Service works daily to make sure that those who serve have the employment support they need when they […]
July 28, 2017

Lines for Life named backup for national Veterans Crisis Line

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Big changes are coming to a Portland-based non-profit focused on helping veterans and others reaching out in need. Lines for Life, which […]
July 11, 2017

Salute: Putting Veterans to Work in Data Centers

When Lee Kirby returned home in 2010 from a tour in Iraq, the unemployment rate for 25 to 35-year-old veterans returning to the US after a […]
June 29, 2017

Douglas County Goodwill offers employment services as well as a retail sales store

This office also has an employment specialist who works on behalf of job seekers to help veterans or referrals find the best fit in employment.