Veterans Association of America, Inc.
Sunday, May 26, 2019
Serving those who've served this Country

Calendar of Events


Nov. 13, 2012: Free Per Scholas Technology Training Course (15 weeks)

 
PLEASE DISTRIBUTE WIDELY (Continuous Openings)
 
Hello, I am reaching out to you to inquire if your program participants may be interested in FREE Information Technology Workforce Training. We offer AT OUR BRONX CAMPUS AS WELL AS NEW BROOKLYN LOCATIONS a 15-week training course in troubleshooting and fixing computer operating systems, industry certification (CompTIA A+ and Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist), job placement in career-track IT jobs, and 24-month case management and follow-up.
 
Basic qualifications include: age 18 or older, high school or GED (equivalent international diplomas accepted), legal NYC resident, genuine interest in working in the IT field, and able to attend classes 9am-4pm Monday-Friday for 15 weeks.
 
This training is provided FREE through generous donations of foundations and corporations, as well as grants from NYC and NY State. We especially invite OIF/OEF/OND VETERANS, THEIR SPOUSES, AND FAMILY MEMBERS, AND WOMEN TO APPLY. For more information go to www.perscholas.org

 
John Lewis
Recruitment & Admissions 
Director, Veterans Outreach & Recruitment

 
The Per Scholas Institute for Technology
804 East 138 Street, 2nd Floor
Bronx NY 10454

 
 
 
If any member that is already registered with the Veterans Association of America, Inc. (VAA) wants to participate in this training, please ensure to tell the representative of whom you speak with that you are from the aforementioned organization. We want to keep accountability of all our enrollees. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the numbers listed above or the VAA's toll free number @ (800) 590-2173 for additional information. Thank you.
 
 
 
October 22, 2014:         ASA College Enrollment Opportunities:
                                            (Continuous Open Enrollment)   
                                                       
All veterans seeking enrollment in ASA College through the Veterans Association of America, Inc. should contact Mr. Anthony Brathwaite, Director of Community Outreach at (212) 672-6488. Inform them that you are being referred by the aforementioned veteran organization.
 
 
 
 
December 4, 2014:        Amway Services & Products for Purchase:
                                              (Continuous Open Registration) 
 
Here are 100% highly organic products that will allow you to improve your health, appearance, along with items that will enhance your home and office collectively. Please take a look at following products of choice that will prove to be invaluable to your personal and professional success. Here is the link to view the aforementioned. Enjoy!! 
 
 
 
 
February 3, 2015:            C.R. England, Inc. Current Job Opportunities:
                                                  (Continuous Employment Openings)
  
 
C.R. England is looking for veterans that would like to earn their CDL licensing through this organization. In order to do so, all who seek to apply MUST register with the Veterans Association of America, Inc. as a prerequisite to pursue this employment endeavor located in Salt Lake City, UT.
 
The P.O.C (Point Of Contact) is Mr. Michael Lynch, CSM (R) that will be determining each candidate's eligibility for entry into this 17 day training course environment. Please view the link below to see whether this interests your career endeavors. You can also contact VAA @ (800) 590-2173 for more information.

 
 
 
 
February 6, 2015:  Veterans Association of America, Inc. Job Opportunities:
                                                     (Continuous Employment Openings)            
 
 
 
The Veterans Association of America, Inc. is looking for quality web designers/developers and troubleshooters that will impact the the viewing of service provided. We are focused on military veterans of all branches that have the technical skills set to take on these viable roles within our organization. 
 
We are seeking individuals from all backgrounds who are former and active duty members of the military that have certified experience, and have worked in the aforementioned positions to help our organization along with sustaining current programs available to our coveted servicemembers. If anyone is interested please give us a call @ (800) 590-2173 to inquire about this tremendous opportunity.
 
 
 
July 21, 2015:  Cook County Health & Hospitals System Current Job Opportunities:
                                                            (Continuous Employment Openings)
 
 
The Cook County Health and Hospitals System, Inc. has provided job openings to various qualified members of the veteran community and beyond. The current job listings are an added service in conjunction with the Veterans Association of America, Inc. as opportunity to acquire gainful employment in these specialty areas.
 
Please take a look at the link provided to determine the position that best meets your qualifications and needs. All personnel applying for opening on this site must be a registered member of the Veterans Association of America, Inc.
 
 
 
Oct 1, 2016: Carnicella & Associates, LLC. Veterans Opportunity for Free Dental Check Up:
                                                               (Continuous each Year for Veterans Day)
 
 
 
 
Dr. Nicole Carnicella of Carnicella & Associates, LLC. is offering free dental triage and check up opportunities across the greater Pennsylvania area to medically assess veterans for one day on Veterans Day this year for those in the immediate area. You can reach her and associates to engage in the "Salute Your Smile" program dedicated to all military veterans that are within her local province. This year (2018) it will be on 9 Nov.

This program has been acknowledged by Dr. Works, Chairman, CEO & Founder as a great opportunity to encourage several veterans in taking advantage of free dental check ups and oral hygiene. Please review the links provided above as points of contact and further information.
 
 
 
 
July 14, 2017:                              Veterans Benefits Administration:
                                                                       (Continuous)
 
Dear VA Beneficiary,
 

Did you know that you may be eligible for an annual clothing allowance if you use a prosthetic or orthopedic appliance and/or medication for a service connected skin condition that causes permanent damage to your outer garments? 

If you’re eligible, and you haven’t yet applied for this year, you need to act fast! If you have already submitted your application, then  no further action is required on your part. 

Your application should be submitted on or before October 1, 2019. To apply, submit (in person, by mail, or fax) VA Form 10-8678Application for Annual Clothing Allowance, to the Prosthetic and Sensory Aids Service at your local VA medical centerAdditional information on this benefit is available at https://www.prosthetics.va.gov/psas/Clothing_Allowance.asp.


Thank you for your service!

Sincerely,
 

Veterans Benefits Administration

 
 
Jan 11, 2019:         Queens Workforce1 Employment Opportunity 
 
 
 
Starting Pay $15.00 (Para-transit Center) is looking to hire Call Center Agent for the Access A Ride. Immediate Interview/Screening on the week of Jan 14-17, 2019. Candidates must be able to work flexible hours. Ask for
Account Manager Xavier Ramirez


Call Center Agents Requirements: 
      • Must have accurate data entry skills.
      • Must have flexible availability to include weekends and nights.
      • Must have excellent customer service and communication skills.
      • Must have HSD/GED.
      • Must be able to be at work on time.
      • Must have patience and a pleasant personality.
      •  
In order to apply and be considered for the position, interested candidates must register at the Queens Workforce1 and attend a screening interview conducted by Workforce1 at a recruitment event located in 168-25 Jamaica Ave.
 
 
Also anyone with some type of customer service experience and is looking to start a career as call agent are also welcome. It’s a full time permanent position with full medical and dental benefits, vacation, sick, and holiday pay, 401K, and a pension plan.


Date:
 
Monday Jan. 14, 2019 check in: 9am
 
Wednesday Jan. 16 2019 check in: 9am
 
Thursday Jan. 17, 2019 check in: 9am
 
Friday Jan. 18, 2019 check in: 9am

Check in: (No admittance after 4:00pm)

Location: 168-25 Jamaica Avenue, 2nd Floor, Jamaica, NY
 
 
 
Jan 12, 2019          VAA Security, Inc.  Employment Opportunities:
                                        (Continuous Employment Openings)
 
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The Veterans Association of America, Inc. has security positions available for military veterans (Active, Retired, National Guard & Reserves, etc.) of all branches. You MUST have your security license and your 8 hour & 16 hour certificates prior to being sent to any employment location. It is a mandate that you have these items to solidify yourself from scrutiny and questioning from location management and ownership.
 
If you have met the above requirements, please contact Dr. Works at rworks@vetsaa.org or call toll free (800) 590-2173 for further information. All guards MUST have black attire only when assigned to any location. It is imperative that each veteran seeking employment register with the organization by going to www.vetsaa.org to membership enrollment and fill out the online application along with their $10.00 member enrollment fee to be considered for the aforementioned positions. All veterans must have a DD214 or VA member card to substantiate their service connection. 
 
 
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January 17, 2019:     Brooklyn Workforce1 Center:


Hello Veteran & Veteran Spouses,
 
My name is Jamilah Clay. I am the Veteran Specialist at the Brooklyn Workforce 1 Center. As a 12-year Army veteran, it is a pleasure to serve you all in this capacity. Here is a list of a few job opportunities that we have specifically for veterans and their spouses. Please keep in mind, that in order to be considered for any of these positions, YOU MUST RSVP to this email with your full name and the company you wish to interview with. Thank you.
 
 
TUESDAY, JANUARY 22ND & THURSDAY, JANUARY 24TH , 2019 at 9:00 AM-3:00- **Security (G4S) $22.00/ph -See address below**
 
TUESDAY, JANUARY 22ND & THURSDAY, JANUARY 24TH at 9:00 AM-3:00-**Maintenance (Guardian) $19.37/ph-See address below**
 
520 West 24th Street -On the Spot Interviews with the Employers- Please ask for Jamilah upon arrival     
 
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23RD, 2019- -WAREHOUSE INVENTORY(WIS INTERNATIONAL) $15.00/ph
9 Bond Street, 5th Floor, Brooklyn NY
 
PLEASE RSVP BY RESPONDING TO THIS EMAIL. Thank you!
 
 
Always,
 
Jamilah Clay
Veteran Specialist
NYC Business Solutions
Brooklyn Workforce1 Career Center
9 Bond Street, 5th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
T: 347-296-8037
F: 718-246-5965
 
 
 
 
 
 
February 22, 2019:      Workforce1 Manhattan (Harlem) Location:
 
 
 
 
DO YOU WANT A CAREER IN RETAIL?? IF SO....
 These stores and more are hiring immediately! We invite you come in to meet with one of our professionals. 
 
PLEASE DRESS PROFESSIONALLY, BRING TWO COPIES OF YOUR RESUME AND PHOTO ID TO THE EVENT LOCATION/TIMES/DATES BELOW:
 
Monday, February 25th from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday, February 26th from 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Wednesday,February 27th from 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
 
Address: 215 West 125th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10027
 
Tell them that you were referred by the Veterans Association of America, Inc. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
March 5, 2019:            LGBT Employment Center:
 
 
 
 
Midtown Candy Retailer is hiring!
 
 Looking for Customer Service Enthusiast to join the team! 
 
Are You:
  • Passionate about Customer Service?
  • Interested in working in the heart of NYC at a tourist attraction?
  • Available to work weekends and evenings?
 
IF YOU ANSWERED YES to all of these questions join us at in person interviews!
 
Positions Available:
  • Sales Associate
  • Café Associate / Barista
  • Merchandise Associate
  • Maintenance Associate
  • Overnight Associate
 
Skills and Qualifications Required:
  • Must have excellent communication skills and be able to take direction
  • Must be friendly, outgoing and confident with an ability to easily build rapport when meeting new
  • people
  •  Must be knowledgeable and enthusiastic products
  •  Enjoy being part of a team environment
  •  Ability to stand for long periods of time and lift up to 50lbs
  • Consistently provides an exceptional client experience through greeting and interacting
  • Model the four service skills laid out in customer service training
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines as assigned with minimal supervision
  • Ability to move large quantities of merchandise with carts, dollies, hand trucks, and other moving equipment
  • Must have an ability and flexibility to work nights, weekends, holidays, store openings and closings, to meet the needs of the business
  • Ability to multi-task, while being attentive to customers and remaining flexible to the needs of the business
  • Minimum High School Diploma or GED
  • Ability to pass Background check / Drug test
 
 
COME APPLY IN PERSON
 
When?
 
Wednesday, March 6th 2019 from 1:00pm -3:00pm
 
Where?
 
                                                     The LGBT Center
                                                        208 West 13th Street
                                                    New York, New York, 10011 
 
What to Bring?
 
Make sure to dress in BUSINESS ATTIRE and have a 2 copy's of your RESUME!
 
 
 
Are you coming to my event?
LOCATION 
The LGBT Center 208 West 13th Street New York, New York, 10011 
 
DATE AND TIME
03/06/19 1:00pm - 03/06/19 3:00pm 
 
High End Candy Retailer looking for Sales Associate, Café Associate, Merchandise Associate, Maintenance Associate, & Overnight Associate!