What is Vet Fast Track?
Vet Fast Track was created to give you all the tools you need to successfully transition into civilian employment. Here you can:
Connect with Employers
Get connected to industry leading employers ready to help you with your career transition.
Read Success Stories
View and read stories of others who've successfully transitioned into careers.
Learn about different industries and their career paths and how you can fit into them.
Search for Careers
Find great job opportunities with companies that are eager to hire military talent.
Veteran Employment Leaders
Employers on the Vet Fast Track are here to help you find your next great career as you transition from military to civilian life, many of whom are recognized Veteran employment leaders with awards such as the U.S. Department of Labor’s HIRE Vets Medallion Award and Military Friendly Recognition:
Industry-Based Career Exploration
One of the toughest steps to take on your career path is also one of the first: choosing your industry. Many industries are more than military-friendly—they are military-ready. A military-ready industry has 1) in-demand career opportunities, 2) companies actively recruiting veterans and their families, and 3) military jobs that directly translate into civilian careers. Choose an industry below and start exploring.
Help feed and energize the growing global population. It’s easy to think that Agriculture is all about farming and ranching. But that’s just the start.
Between automakers and their suppliers, no other manufacturing sector creates as many jobs as the automotive industry.
There are currently 158,000 unfilled construction sector jobs in the U.S.—and that means opportunity for you.
The entertainment industry generates $150 billion in the United States annually through film, television, and radio.
Decisions made by the financial services organizations impact governments and companies from all other industries.
FOOD & BEVERAGE
Whether in weddings, birthdays, or just a family dinner, we are a part of most major events across the nation.
On average, hotel and hospitality workers are bringing home roughly double the minimum wage.
Oil & Gas
Oil and natural gas industry fuels the American economy and works toward the nation’s energy security.
People and companies rely on the insurance industry to ensure they are prepared for the future.
From smart phones and smart cars to nanotechnology and quantum computers, technology permeates nearly everything we do.
Robotics, lasers, machining, welding—today’s industry isn’t your grandfather’s manufacturing.
Trucking is the bedrock of the economy since it transports nearly 70% of all U.S. freight.