Partner Companies

semper forward

When you have a mission to achieve, you don’t want just anyone at your side — you want a trusted partner that will stay the course. Semper Forward is proud to partner with these companies and organizations that are committed to serving transitioning service members, spouses and veterans.

Now Hiring:

Manufacturing
Accounting
Communications & Marketing
Information Services
Field service & more

Wisconsin, Minnesota, South Dakota & Iowa

As the largest cheese cooperative based in the U.S., dairy farmer-owned AMPI makes the dairy products that make several of the nation’s leading brands. The members, products, and employees of AMPI are truly genuine by nature. Our dairy cooperative reflects the values and commitment for which the Midwest is famous. AMPI offers rewarding jobs in various fields, and we are a committed supporter of the veteran community. Help us grow our network of military veterans by applying for open positions today.
View Careers

Now Hiring:

Branch Banker
Relationship Manager
Data Engineer
Marketing
Risk Managment

Wisconsin, Minnesota & Illinois

Associated Bank is known for its strong relationships with its customers and communities it serves. As Wisconsin’s largest bank holding company and a leading mortgage lender in the Midwest for the last decade, we strive to be the Midwest’s premier financial services company. We are committed to supporting the military community by hiring and employing veterans and military family members throughout our footprint and through the benefits we provide that help support our military colleagues and families.
View Careers
Brakebush logo

Now Hiring:

Operations
Supply chain
Logistics
IT
Maintenance
Sales
Finance

HQ in Westfield, Wis.; also Texas, Minnesota, Georgia & North Carolina

Since 1925, we have provided customers with safe and high-quality chicken products. We aim to be the leading U.S. family-owned company that is the preferred supplier of great-tasting chicken to the food service industry. We strive to provide our customers with innovative solutions and highly personalized relationships grounded in professionalism and integrity. We encourage the education and development of our team members and support our community and charities. With four manufacturing facilities, we are excited to grow our military veteran hiring initiative.
View Careers

Now Hiring:

HVAC
Sheet Metal & Steamfitting Installation
Service Technicians
DDC Installation & Programming
Apprenticeships & Training

Madison, Wis.

Capitol Mechanical is a design/build commercial HVAC contractor looking for hard-working, dedicated individuals interested in a career in the HVAC industry. Our employee-owned company provides multiple opportunities in various principles and skill levels. Apprenticeship and training programs are available, and individuals with more experience will be challenged by the various systems we install, maintain, and service. We are a growing company that promotes and builds from within. Start a rewarding career with us today!
View Careers

Now Hiring:

Heavy Equipment Service and Support
Sales
Call Centers
Supply Chain and Logistics
Manufacturing and Distribution
Accounting and Financial Services
Skillbridge

Locations in all 50 states and 180 countries

Present in all major markets worldwide, CNH Industrial is focused on expanding its presence in high-growth markets. We design, manufacture, and sell the world’s leading machines for agriculture, construction, commercial, and specialty vehicles, as well as engines for this equipment and marine and power generation applications. We also provide comprehensive solutions for financing and aftermarket services. Our military Skillbridge Program is currently seeking candidates. We are committed to helping you transition into corporate America and increasing the high-value veteran presence amongst our ranks.
View Careers

Now Hiring:

Electrical Technicians
Engineers
Designers
BICSI-Certified Installers & Technicians
Journeymen
Master Electricians

Greater Green Bay Area, Wis.

We are a veteran-owned company where we treat our employees like family. Why does that matter? A family works closely together to solve problems. A family is resilient and loyal. And a family evolves to adapt to new situations. We bring this mindset to every project and service call. We go above and beyond to delight our customers and keep them returning. We actively seek fellow veterans and their family members to join our team, dedicated to providing the Greater Green Bay Area with all their CURRENT electrical needs!
View Careers
1st Search logo

Now Hiring:

Manufacturing
Information Technology
Sales
Healthcare
Human Resources

Opportunities nationwide

We understand the unique challenges faced by transitioning service members and veterans as they navigate their post-military careers. That’s why we offer support and services to assist in your job search journey. Whether you’re seeking permanent positions or contract opportunities, First Search can provide comprehensive assistance and guidance.

Join the ranks of those who have benefited from our expertise, from startups to companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Let First Search be your trusted partner in securing your next career milestone.
View Careers

Now Hiring

Full Stack Software Engineers
DevSecOps
UX/HCD
Product Management

HQ in Madison, Wis.; Also Washington, D.C. and Remote Opportunities

Using an agile, human-centered design mindset, we transform digital technology to create powerful experiences for all. Our company culture is built on autonomy, trust, and transparency. Closed-door meetings don’t exist. Micromanaging is a four-letter word. Your ideas are not only heard, they are encouraged. We hire senior-level collaborators so you can work with and learn from the best. And most of all, we love what we do, which makes it easier for you to love working here.
View Careers

Now Hiring

Law Enforcement Officers

Green Bay, Wis.

Each member of this department is valuable. We accept our obligation to each other and to the community for each person to achieve professional potential. We believe in providing fair-minded community service accessible to all. We value our partnership with the community, remain flexible to meet its needs, and are committed to improving the quality of life here. We appreciate and thank those who have worn the uniform in service of their country and value applicants who wish to wear a different uniform in service of their community.
View Careers
Heroes for Healthcare logo

Now Hiring

Healthcare

WI Wis-MAC Program, national connections

Heroes for Healthcare, as a nonprofit organization, is dedicated to serving as a valuable resource for military personnel during their transition to civilian life, facilitating opportunities for gainful employment in the healthcare sector.

We collaborate with education partners across Wisconsin and Yellow Ribbon schools. Heroes for Healthcare extends assistance to all veterans in need, covering gaps not addressed by the GI Bill or those facing financial constraints. Heroes for Healthcare collaborates with 14 and counting healthcare institutions, including UW-Health, Froedtert Health, and Advocate Aurora Medical Group to assist in job placement.
View Careers
Henry Repeating Arms logo

Now Hiring

Assembly
CNC Machine Operator
Machinist
Engineering
General Labor

Ladysmith & Rice Lake, Wis.

Henry Repeating Arms is hiring! Henry is one of the top five long gun manufacturers in the USA. Our goal is to manufacture a line of classic, well-crafted firearms that every enthusiast can afford. The passion, expertise, and dedication of our employees embody the company’s motto: “Made in America Or Not Made at All” Henry Repeating Arms is forever grateful to the men and women of the US Armed Forces and is committed to supporting the military community by hiring and employing veterans.
View Careers
Raymond-Huebel Shaw logo

Now Hiring:

Field Service
Sales

Locations in Arkansas, Kansas, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklamhoma & Tennessee

Heubel Shaw has continuously grown our diverse customer base by delivering strategic solutions for the design, implementation, and support of their entire material handling systems to become one of the largest Raymond dealerships in the United States. We operate in 11 facilities with over 420 employees and each branch is managed locally. This approach is fundamental to our belief in establishing strong ties with the communities in which we operate. We are proud to be a veteran-friendly workplace, actively recruiting and supporting veterans in their transition to civilian careers. Our commitment to hiring veterans reflects our gratitude for their service and the valuable skills they bring to our team.
View Careers
JF Brennan logo

Now Hiring:

Deckhand
Project Manager - Construction
Repairs Assistant
Estimator
Mechanic
Maintenance Tech

HQ in La Crosse Wis.; Additional locations in 8 other states

We are a marine construction firm specializing in environmental remediation, dam construction, commercial diving, harbor management, and submarine cable services. We operate nationwide throughout coastal and inland waterways. Our organizational culture sets us apart. We prioritize safety, quality, and efficiency, making our company the best workplace for all our employees. Our culture is centered around open communication, respect, and accountability, and we execute work for our clients with the highest levels of integrity, transparency, and professionalism.
View Careers

Now Hiring:

Maintenance
Manufacturing
Plant Supervision
Skilled Trades
Software Engineering
Automation Technology
Project Management
Supply Chain

HQ in Kohler, Wis.; Additional locations in 13 states and 18 countries

Kohler stands for design at a single level of quality: the highest. To experience any one of our many brands, from kitchen and bath to energy and destinations, is to feel that singular commitment.

We believe everyone deserves a workplace that encourages them to grow, learn, contribute, and thrive. Putting this belief into practice, we are committed to creating a workplace where you can feel a sense of value, purpose, and belonging. We set the bar high for ourselves, and for good reason — you.
View Careers
Medalcraft Mint logo

Now Hiring:


Sheet Metal & Steamfitting Installation
Service Technicians
DDC Installation & Programming
Apprenticeships & Training

Green Bay, Wis.

We are the leading manufacturer of custom-designed challenge coins, medals, and medallions and a top producer of military insignia. We know the significance and importance challenge coins and military insignia hold, and we want you on our team. We understand veterans' unique skills and experience and are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive work environment and culture. Here, you'll have the chance to be part of the team that creates beautiful and meaningful products that honor our nation's heroes.
View Careers
MetalTek logo

Now Hiring:

Skilled Maintenance/Electricians
Welders
Machinists (Manual/CNC)
Foundry/Melters

Wisconsin, Ohio & Missouri

MetalTek is a metal products company that manufactures components for the world’s most demanding applications. With our unmatched diverse capabilities and depth of experience, we are relentless about working with our customers through their entire journey – from product design to delivery. MetalTek manufactures components for high-heat, high-wear, and high-corrosion applications from the depths of the ocean all the way to the surface of Mars. Thousands of companies across the world trust us to understand the unique demands of each market we serve.
View Careers
Mission Workforce Alliance logo

Middleton, Wis.

Mission: Workforce Alliance simplifies the recruitment process, making it more accessible and cost-effective for businesses. Through resources and training offered, businesses will better understand and leverage the diverse capabilities and experiences of veteran employees.

This comprehensive approach aids businesses in overcoming common hiring obstacles and unlocks the potential of a highly skilled and adaptable talent pool. When you choose to hire a Transitioning Service Member, you give them a chance to transition into civilian life and embark on a new chapter.
Learn More

Now Enrolling

Serving Central Wisconsin

Veterans will find a supportive partner in Mid-State Technical College. Mid-State serves the diverse and changing educational needs of central Wisconsin communities. We offer a range of opportunities for people, including recent high school graduates just beginning their college experience, those wishing to transfer to a four-year college or university, those who want to change or enhance their careers, and veterans who have earned eligibility for benefits through active military service, selective reserve, or National Guard.
Learn More
New North logo

Serving Northeast Wisconsin

New North fosters and supports economic development throughout the 18 counties of Northeast Wisconsin — the New North. Learn more about living, working, and playing in New North.
Learn More
New Resources Consulting logo

Now Hiring:

IT
Project Management
Software Development
Infrastructure Support
Data Services
Consulting

Wisconsin & Illinois

New Resources Consulting works alongside Mission Wisconsin to market and connect with a highly skilled talent pipeline worldwide about career opportunities, building brand awareness, and expanding recruitment options to meet workforce needs. We are a leader in the IT and technology consultation industry. We work with Mission Wisconsin to source candidates, targeting technologies like Oracle and Microsoft and recruiting for careers in everything from software development and infrastructure support to project management and data services.
View Careers
Oshkosh logo in black

Now Hiring:

Technicians
Engineers
Supply Chain/Logistics
Digital Technology (IT)
Operations
Project/Program Management

HQ in Oshkosh, Wis.; 130 facilities across 16 states and 24 countries.

Oshkosh is a global company that designs and manufactures some of the world’s toughest specialty and access equipment. Here, you advance your career by advancing the world. From the front lines to the firehouse, the people we serve are driven by a sense of purpose. The people who work here are no different. As part of a People First culture, you’ll be encouraged and empowered to take ownership of your work, develop your career, and impact the world around you.
View Careers
SC Johnson logo

Now Hiring:

IT
Plant Operations
Research, Development & Engineering
Sales & Marketing
Supply Chain

Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, California, North Carolina & National Sales Opportunities

SC Johnson, a family company, has been leading with purpose for over 130 years, building iconic brands that win the hearts and minds of consumers – such as Raid®, Glade®, Ziploc®, Windex® and more. Together, we work for a more sustainable, healthier, transparent world with more opportunity for all. We are committed to attracting, hiring, and retaining diverse talent who want to build a positive, inclusive environment. We look to partner with our military veterans to provide those who have served with amazing opportunities in our SC Johnson family.
View Careers
Trane Technologies logo

Now Hiring:

HVAC Technicians
Controls Automation Technicians
Service Operations
Leadership Development Roles
Construction Project Managers
Sales

Locations in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri & Wisconsin

Through our strategic brands Trane and Thermo King and our portfolio of environmentally responsible products and services, we bring bold thinking to our customers to advance the conversation on sustainability and achieve more through sustainable climate solutions for buildings, homes, and transportation. When you’re a part of Trane Technologies, you belong to a leading team that shares an even greater purpose – we boldly challenge what’s possible for a sustainable world. We are optimistic people who believe in a better future and in the power of inclusion and collaboration to get us there. We boldly go.
View Careers
US Venture logo

Now Hiring:

Warehouse - Material Handlers - Drivers
Accounting & Finance
Information Technology/Data Analytics
Sales & Customer Service
Skilled Trade/Terminal Technicians
Operations & Supply Chain

HQ in Appleton, Wis.; Plus more than 100 locations in 48 states

U.S. Venture, Inc. is recognized as an innovative leader in the distribution of renewable and traditional energy products, lubricants, tires, and parts and uses data-driven insights to manage energy and information in the global movement of goods. The company delivers creative, sustainable solutions that give its customers a competitive edge and enable the company to support its local communities. Through its values, U.S. Venture, Inc. seeks new ways to drive business success while being steadfast in its commitment to improving the world.
View Careers
Walbec Group logo

Now Hiring:

Aggregate Site Managers
Civil Engineers
Construction Project Managers
Heavy Equipment Mechanics
Land Surveyors
Safety Managers

Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota & Illinois

As a family of vertically integrated heavy civil engineering, construction, and material supply companies, we help our team members, partners, customers, and communities reach their destinations. Our value is maximized by working smart and safe as we deliver exceptional quality and seek innovative solutions. Founded on strong ethics, we treat everyone respectfully and support ideas that strengthen our communities and customers. We desire team members who embody the same level of pride we put into our projects – strong, stable, reliable, no compromise on integrity. Reach your destination with Walbec.
View Careers

Become a Semper Forward partner