Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

Here are a few things you should know:
  • This site is mobile friendly. You do not need a log-in or password to access information.
  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
  • The site is refreshed daily to remove out-of-date content.
  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.
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Yankee Candle Receiver 2nd shift in Whately, Massachusetts

The Receiver is responsible for performing a variety of highly manual operations to expected productivity standards in support of the receiving functions in the Receiving Department. The Receiver will perform scanning/checking functions; powered equipment operation and similar other duties in support of the Receiving and Stockhandling departments. Requirements: Willingness and ability to operate various types of powered equipment, (i.e. turret, pacer, rider jack, reach truck, etc.), hand trucks, and related manual equipment. Receiving; wax receiving; material and stock handling; unloading and moving incoming shipments/deliveries; recording discrepancies; visually inspecting items for damage; checking, counting and comparing quantities received against freight bills and purchase orders Flexibility to work at other nearby locations as operationally needed. Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent Ability to read and write in the English language Ability to stand for 8 plus hours and able to lift up to 40 pounds on a frequent basis Basic knowledge of computers a plus Previous warehouse experience a plus Attention to detail and accuracy including speed and accuracy in counting and checking. Preferred Qualifications: Prior warehousing experience Experience operating material handling equipment Ability to use of a 2-way radio. Experience using RF scanning equipment Familiarity with freight terms and abbreviations, various forms such as freight bills, purchase orders, transfer sheets, and/or similar documents. Experience with Oracle