Volunteer Opportunities

Interested in volunteering?

Hiring Our Heroes (HOH) is seeking enthusiastic volunteers to help transitioning service members, veterans, caregivers, and military spouses find employment. With more than 100 events scheduled throughout the year, HOH has opportunities for volunteers across the country.

We're looking for:

Volunteer Career Coaches to engage in one-on-one sessions with transitioning service members, veterans, caregivers, and military spouses to help them revise resumes, conduct mock interviews, and provide honest and friendly feedback. These volunteers play a significant part in helping job seekers build confidence while preparing to meet with recruiters. Check out our webinar for volunteers interested in Career Coaching opportunities. *Must have proficient skills in communication and writing. Background in HR and recruitment preferred.

Employment Workshop Instructors to provide instruction on essential job-seeking skills focused on four key areas: (1) Evaluating strengths and skills; (2) Networking to learn about carters and get connected to jobs; (3) Applying to jobs using online and offline resources; (4) Demonstrating skills and capabilities for the job. Check out our webinar for volunteers interested in serving as Employment Workshop Instructors.*Should be in convenient geographic proximity to workshops and capable of working in a classroom setting with service members and military spouses.

Photographers to capture the action at HOH hiring events and capture headshots of job seekers for professional portraits and use on their LinkedIn pages. Check out our webinar for volunteers interested in Photographing opportunities.

Special Event Staffers to lend their talents and expertise to help with our Service Member Transition Summits and Expos. These volunteers interact with transitioning service members, military spouses, and national employers during the job seeker registration and employer check-in process. Support staff is always needed to ensure these events run smoothly. Check out our webinar for volunteers interested in Event Staffing opportunities.

To get involved, please send us an email at hiringourheroes@uschamber.com specifying which event you'd like to volunteer for. The POC for that event will follow-up with information on volunteer needs for the event.