State launches job skills translator for veterans

— The state Department of Social and Health Services has launched a new military skills translator job-search tool for veterans.

The translator search engine allows users to enter their branch of service and military operations code to look for employment opportunities at all Washington state agencies that match their skills and expertise.

“DSHS is committed to hiring veterans for the many fine qualities and skills they bring to the work force,” said DSHS Secretary Cheryl Strange. “This tool will help them find where they can put their experience to good use.”

The translator is at


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