Hire a Veteran November 05, 2020 | Agency Want to thank a veteran? Hire one. Ohio is proud to be called home by more than 700,000 veterans and military service members — the 5th largest veteran population in the United States. OhioMeansJobs.com gives you access to our database of millions of resumes for free. Learn more about hiring veterans from the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) and their Hire Vets Medallion Program recognizing employers for their investments in recruiting, employing, and retaining our nation's heroes. Employers in Ohio are interested in supporting our veteran community. Not sure if your company is listed as a Military Friendly Employer? Click the "My Profile" icon to create a free account or sign in. Once your account has been created, in the top right next to your name, click the gear icon. Then click account settings. Next to your account profile, click edit. Here you will see your Military Friendly Status Does your company's status need to change? Click the, "View Company Admins" hyperlink. Only an administrator can change the status for your company. Did you know? Your company could be eligible for tax credits when you hire veterans? Visit the Workforce Opportunity Tax Credit website to learn more. The Ohio Department of Veterans Services Workforce Team provides free consultation and empowers employers to not only recruit and hire veterans, but also manage and retain them? Ohio Department of Veterans Services Workforce Team Regional consultants around Ohio can connect you with local resources and provide free training presentations accredited by the Society for Human Resource Management.