Military Skills Translator

As a veteran, you served our country well, and the U.S. Armed Services helped you hone a wide variety of skills, including:

  • Leadership
  • Critical analysis
  • Problem-solving
  • Decision-making
  • Team-building skills 

These skills are the exact talents that insurance companies in Ohio are looking for right now.

Transition Into the Civilian Workforce

Transitioning from active duty to the civilian workforce isn’t easy. We recognize how difficult it can be to demonstrate to employers the value your military training can bring to the workforce.

To help with that process, we encourage you to visit the Ohio Means Jobs Military Skills Translator, which features a step-by-step process designed to connect the skills you have from your Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) with the career you are seeking.

Selecting a Career in Insurance

Not sure what area of insurance is best for you? Take the Insurance Career Survey to discover what career paths align with your experience, interests and skills.

You can also view a list of featured insurance careers to explore the different career paths available in the insurance industry. Each career path offers basic job description information, needed skills and education requirements, and a supplemental career path PDF.  

These resources are designed to enable you to better translate your military service into job-ready skills when applying for a position.