National Guard Employment Network

The National Guard Employment Network (NGEN) mission is to provide a network for service members and their families to connect directly with employment resources, service providers and employers.

NGEN serves as a network for employment resources and facilitates communication between job seekers, service providers and employers to increase job and career match opportunities, which supports family and force readiness, resilience and retention.

Through NGEN, unemployed or underemployed Guard members and their families can REGISTER to access FREE employment assistance - VISIT the NGEN WEBSITE.

NGEN services and resources you can expect to receive:

  • Personalized Assistance
  • Counseling and Coaching
  • Career and Skills Assessments
  • MOS Crosswalk to Civilian Occupations
  • Resume Development
  • Job Search Assistance
  • Interview Preparation
  • Job and Career Opportunities
  • Virtual Employment Workshops
  • Apprenticeship Training Programs
  • Certification and Licensing
  • Entrepreneurship Opportunities
  • Education Entitlements and Benefits


NGEN resources are leveraged through Memorandums of Understanding between the National Guard and these nonprofit organizations: Military Spouse Corporate Career Network, Corporate America Supports You, DirectEmployers Association, Center for America, and USA Cares to promote readiness, resilience and retention among service members and their families.