CertDisVet

Certified Disabled Veterans

​In accordance with the Annotated Code of Maryland, State Personnel and Pensions, Section 7–203, if a manager elects to hire from a certified list of disabled veterans, who have served in any U.S. Armed Forces branch, candidates may be selected for employment without a competitive selection process. 

To qualify, candidates must: be minimally qualified for the position; be able to perform the duties of the job with or without a reasonable accommodation; and present documentation issued by an appropriate department of the Federal government certifying the existence and extent of the veteran’s disability as listed below.
  • Documentation of being on an U.S. Armed Forces permanent disability list with a disability rating of at least 30% 
  • Have been rated by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs as having a compensable service-connected disability of at least 30%. 

The veteran is not qualified for this option if he/she holds a permanent appointment or has mandatory reinstatement rights to a permanent appointment.

For Certified Disabled Vet consideration, please complete the freenames application process for Certified Disabled Veterans (DV) within our Maryland State Online Employment Center.