federal law, veterans receive Priority of Service in all DOL funded
employment and training programs. The Veterans
Representatives for Region 9 are housed in the Davenport office. They coordinate all services
provided to veterans, including counseling, testing, and identifying
training and employment opportunities. They also monitor job listings from
federal agencies and federal contractors to ensure that veterans get
priority service in referral to these jobs, and work closely with clients
of VA Vocational Rehabilitation.
Veterans Representatives conduct active outreach programs with employers, community and veterans’
organizations, unions, and local counseling and social service agencies to make
sure veterans know about and receive the services for which they are eligible.
They also aid veterans with
placement in federally-funded employment and training programs, develop
job interviewing and résumé writing skills and help veterans conduct
productive job search's by accessing job listings through electronic data
All IWD offices in Region 9 provide Priority of Service to
veterans in all DOL funded Employment and Training programs. If you are a veteran and live in Region 9, contact your
local Workforce Development Center for assistance or send and email to
Welcome to the comprehensive career website
for hiring veterans of America's military. Whether you're a manager, human
resources specialist or veteran seeking employment, you'll find the resources
you need for matching employment opportunities with veterans.