According to Forbes, sales jobs count as some of the most populous professions in the country, with average salaries of $102,510 annually in certain fields. That’s why transitioning service members and veterans in the job market should consider careers in the field of sales. We’ve highlighted six companies below that are actively seeking veterans for sales openings located around the country.
Health care is an expanding field. Due to the recent increase in access to care for Americans, as well as an aging baby boomer population,employment in health care occupations is projected to grow 19% in the next eight years, adding about 2.3 million new jobs, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Like any ship, building, ground vehicle or aircraft, corporate America needs individuals schooled in the art and science of maintenance. Companies of all shapes and sizes, in a variety of sectors, depend on complicated machinery, electrical and nuclear equipment, housed within expansive facilities to reach their business objectives. When these pieces of equipment or facilities fail, skilled professionals are needed to fix them. These 10 Hirepurpose partners are military-friendly companies with openings across the country — and are well-suited for veterans who underwent electrical, mechanical, or facilities maintenance training while in the service.
U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis
If you are not a doctor, nurse or hospital administrator, you may not have taken a close look at the healthcare industry as an option for your next career. Just like many organizations, healthcare and pharmaceutical companies offer a large range of opportunity for veterans who are in transition from military to civilian life, no matter what your occupational specialty may be. From customer service to supply, hospitals, wellness companies, pharmacies and pharmaceutical developers and manufacturers need support staff, veterans with specialty skills and business leaders to be successful. Maintenance technicians, operations and business managers, supply technicians and engineers and more are needed to keep these businesses on top of their game.
With its larger metropolitan areas, centers of commerce, vibrant culture scene, and breathtaking four seasons, the Northeast has a lot to offer veterans of all ranks who are transitioning from military to civilian life. The region is home to approximately 56 million people and countless businesses. Those former service members or military family members who are looking for great opportunities with companies that understand the value of military training and service should explore the variety of full and part-time openings with these five Hirepurpose partner companies.
Hirepurpose works with a variety of military-friendly employer partners who are in need of people-oriented sales and customer service professionals across the country. These jobs represent significant earning potential and a wealth of opportunity for veterans to use the interpersonal skills and diversity training they received in the military as they move into the civilian world.