Connecting Military To Their Next Career

NextOp recruits, develops, and places military members and veterans for industry careers.
NextOp connects veterans and military members to career opportunities. Our goal is to bridge the gap between the military and industries in need of diverse and skilled talent.

Ready For A New Opportunity?

NextOp works one-on-one with enlisted service members and veterans to help translate military training and experiences into valued qualifications in the business community. Your NextOp journey starts with our Employment Coordinators. They will partner with you through every step of the process until you find, receive, and accept an offer that is right for you. To get started, visit our application page.

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Talented And Diverse Employees, Hand-selected For You

NextOp will support each company to develop and execute their veteran hiring and retention strategies.

  • Connect with pre-screened candidates possessing the skills your company needs.
  • Develop and facilitate tailored corporate training on best practices for recruiting and retaining veterans.
  • Participate in events and programming to engage with military and veteran talent.

Our Impact

Men & Women depart the U.S. Military Each Year
0 %
Of the Armed Forces are Enlisted Personnel
1000 +
Veterans Placed in Careers since 2015
$ 25000
Average Starting

*Numbers are approximate based on previous research and data collection. They are not applicable to every individual.


Award supports workforce development for military veterans

Grants totaling $250,000 will support four Texas nonprofit organizations

The American Heart Association, BNSF Railway Foundation infuse $420,000 to Houston-area organizations to improve health inequities

Organizations aim to place 100 veterans in the U.S. Navy Submarine Industrial Base within the next year

Louisiana has entered into a partnership with NextOp, the national nonprofit that is dedicated to helping service members deal with civilian employment challenges.

NextOp helps veterans translate their military training experiences into valuable qualifications for employment in the business community. Cadence Bank proudly supports NextOp in its efforts to place veterans in fulfilling careers after their service is over.

According to data from the Pew Research Center, one in four veterans had a civilian job lined up for after they left the service; these were more than twice as likely to have been commissioned officers than noncommissioned officers or enlisted service members.

The American workforce is shifting. Workers are moving into new industries and from lower-paying jobs into higher-paying management
positions vacated by retirees.

Mayor G.T. Bynum, Community Service Council (CSC,) and CSC’s Oklahoma Veteran Alliance recognized 24 companies today for becoming Veteran Employer Champions.

By Khris E. Cabanas The transition from military to civilian life can feel like a grueling experience, but it doesn’t have to be if you plan…

NextOp Receives Major Grant from Delta Regional Authority

Award supports workforce development for military veterans

Texas Capital Foundation Announces Second Annual Honors Awards Grant Recipients

Grants totaling $250,000 will support four Texas nonprofit organizations

Houston Social Entrepreneurs receive funds to provide health care access, resources

The American Heart Association, BNSF Railway Foundation infuse $420,000 to Houston-area organizations to improve health inequities



Every Veteran looking for a new career should sign up with NextOp. Their program was key in my selection for my new role at Exxonmobil as a Process Technician.
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Jeffrey G
U.S. National Guard
My experience with NextOp during my job search was nothing short of incredible. My Employment Coordinator was instrumental in guiding me through the entire process, from building and refining my resume to sharpening my interview skills, and always being there to answer any questions.
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Michael F
U.S. Marine Corp Veteran
NextOp was an excellent program throughout my journey. They were able to assist me in meeting my career goals. Having a great counselor who understood my hopes of obtaining employment after retirement was really important and made the process that much more positive.
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Dr. Albertina W
U.S. Air Force Veteran

I’m ready for my own success story!