About 29% of U.S. corporations say they are actively looking to hire our nation’s veterans. This week the five companies listed below took place in a special post-Veterans Day virtual career fair. Here are the details of what’s available, and you can also visit www.vetcareerfair.com for more information.

EXELON – Provider of energy services with electric and natural gas distribution and the largest nuclear operator in the United States

*Has more than 500 open positions;

*Top Jobs: Trainees for Reactor Operators, First Line Supervisors, Equipment Operators, Engineers, Security Positions, Meter Readers;

*Named a GI Jobs Top 100 Military Friendly Employer five years running;

*Has operations and business activities in 47 states, the District of Columbia and Canada. Employees about 27,000.

PROGRESSIVE INSURANCE - provides personal automobile insurance and other specialty property-casualty insurance

*Has more than 100 jobs available;

*Top Jobs: Claims Adjusters, Customer Service, Marketing, IT, Sales;

*Claims Adjusters can make $40k a year while customer service, sales and claims reps will receive $12 to $15 an hour plus medical, dental, vision and life insurance;

*Is a 10,000 Jobs Challenge founding member;

*Progressive also offers tuition reimbursement, casual dress and on-site health and fitness services.

AT&T  – the second-largest provider of telephone and mobile phones in the U.S. Also provides broadband and TV services.

*AT&T says it has “thousands” of openings across all 50 states and more globally;

*Top Jobs: Technicians, Project Managers, Network engineers, Sales, Retail, Analysts;

*Union employees and managers get full benefits including health and welfare, pension and savings plans;

*Has been on the GI Jobs Top 100 Military Friendly Employer since 2005;

*Has a dedicated military recruiting team and is a 100,000 Jobs Mission member.

 

WELLS FARGO - One of the largest financial-services firms in the world.

*Has 4,500 jobs available;

*Top Jobs: Loan Underwriters, Recruiters, Customer Service, Personal Bankers, Engineers;

*Is a member of the 100,000 Jobs Mission committed to hiring veterans.

 

GRAYBAR ELECTRIC – a wholesale distribution business that distributes electrical, communications and data networking products as well as chain management & logistics services.

*Has more than 130 openings;

*Top Jobs: Sales, Corporate;

*Is a 10,000 Jobs Challenge for Veterans founding member;

*One of the largest employee-owned companies in North America.

Cheryl Casone joined FOX Business Network (FBN) in September 2007 as an anchor. She also serves as a financial contributor on FOX News Channel (FNC), and provides weekly job reports. Click here for more information on Cheryl Casone.