30 May '12, 1pm

VA, EPA Program Connects Disabled Vets with Jobs

VA, EPA Program Connects Disabled Vets with Jobs From a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs/U.S. Environmental Protection Agency News Release WASHINGTON, May 30, 2012 – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program yesterday announced a memorandum of understanding to connect veterans with disabilities to career opportunities in the water and wastewater sectors as part of the EPA’s Water Sector Workforce Initiative. The agreement allows EPA and VA to connect qualified veterans with staffing needs at water and wastewater utilities. EPA and the VA will work with water utilities and state and local VA counselors to promote water sector careers and resources for finding water jobs for veterans as well as educational programs to help veterans transition into careers in water industries. “Thi...

Full article: http://www.defense.gov/news/newsarticle.aspx?id=116544

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