Maryland State Government appreciates the value of the experience you gained while serving our country. This page contains resources Maryland provides to returning veterans - employment opportunities, veteran services, upcoming events and more.
While veterans are welcome to apply for all current recruitments, the following recruitments may be especially suitable for those with a military background.
Building Security Officer I - Part-Time Contractual New
Correctional Officer I
Correctional Maintenance Officer I, Electrical
Correctional Maintenance Officer I, Plumbing
Correctional Maintenance Officer I, Refrigeration Mechanic
Correctional Maintenance Officer I, Steamfitting
Correctional Officer Major
Disabled Veteran's Outreach Specialist
DJS Community Detention Officer I New
Emergency Medical Services Communication Officer
Maryland State Police Cadet
Maryland State Police Civilian Helicopter Pilot
Maryland State Police Civilian Helicopter Pilot II
Maryland State Police Trooper Candidate
Maryland State Police Trooper, Trooper Medic and Cadet
MCE OFFICER TRAINEE Automotive Services
Military Honor Guard Specialist I
Parole and Probation Field Supervisor
Police Officer Trainee
Teacher - Building Maintenance Instructor (Teacher Series–Trades and Industry– Adult Correctional Education)
Teacher - Culinary Arts Instructor (Teacher Series–Trades and Industry – Adult Correctional Education)
Teacher - Masonry Instructor (Teacher Series–Trades and Industry – Adult Correctional Education)
Teacher - Printing Technology Instructor (Teacher Series–Trades and Industry - Adult Correctional Education)
To assist you in determining appropriate job families within Maryland State Government, we have provided crosswalks (or careers in the military service followed by a comparable state employment classification) to recommend positions for which you may qualify based on your military service.
Visit our State Jobs page and review job announcements currently open. Make sure you meet the necessary minimum qualifications prior to applying as different positions require different levels of education and experience. Below is a chart of military occupations and corresponding state job families. This is not a comprehensive list of all crosswalks but a large sample.
Crosswalk - Military and Maryland State Job Classifications