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From its famous beachline coasts to its proximity to New York City, New Jersey has something for everyone. The state boasts numerous attractions, a variety of outdoor activities, and the best produce in the country.

The Top Industries for Veterans in New Jersey

The largest industries driving New Jersey's economy include pharmaceutical, finance, manufacturing, information technology, and transportation and logistics. There are 19 Fortune 500 companies located in the state, including Johnson & Johnson, ADP, and Becton Dickinson.

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Company: Orion Talent Opportunity
Position ID: # EB-2304413153
Date Posted: 7/21/2021 3:19:51 PM
Location: Eaton, NJ
Industry: Medical
Salary: $75,000 - $85,000
Industrial HVAC / Climate Control Technician
Position ID: # EB-1737805429
Date Posted: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AM
Location: Parsippany / Newark, NJ
Industry: HVAC
Salary: $32 - $36

Job Description

Industrial HVAC / Climate Control Service Technician: Travel to customer sites in your assigned territory to safely troubleshoot, repair and maintain commercial and industrial dehumidification equipment. Position requires experience operating, maintaining, and repairing refrigeration plants, air conditioning systems, utility and auxiliary equipment; CFC Certification (or ability to obtain certification within 90 days); and experience with Commercial HVAC/Refrigeration systems and components (required)

Locations (Southeast / Northeast):

Louisville / Frankfort, KY
Parsippany / Newark, NJ
South Carolina (Columbia / Myrtle Beach ideal)
Amesbury, MA (north Boston)
New York City
New Orleans, LA
Southeastern PA (Downington / Philadelphia ideal)

Compensation: Target base rate ~$29/hr - $36/hr + significant overtime (you are “on the clock” as soon as you leave your house and while you are travelling between client sites) + company vehicle and cell phone plan. Target annual W-2 ~$70K - $100K.

Travel: You can realistically expect to be gone up to 3 or 4 nights per week (Mon-Thurs), although this will be less for candidates in smaller territories. Weekend travel is generally not required.




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Electro-Mechanical Technician
Position ID: # EB-7364763207
Date Posted: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AM
Location: Bridgeton, NJ
Industry: Manufacturing
Salary: $0 - $35

Job Description

Electro-Mechanic Maintenance Technician: As an Electro-Mechanic Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for all mechanical and electrical maintenance of process equipment and general facility equipment.

Location: Bridgeton, NJ

Shift: Rotating shift (8 hrs Mon-Fri on 1st shift for one week; then 8 hrs Mon-Fri on 2nd shift for one week; then 8 hrs Sun – Thurs on 3rd shift for one week; then repeat)

Salary: ~$35/hr + shift differential + plenty of overtime; you will receive a $1/hr annual increase every year as well as a bump when the Union raises contract rates. First year W2 will likely be >$90K



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Executive Assistant
Position ID: # EB-3782689656
Date Posted: 7/16/2021 7:50:50 AM
Location: Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Industry: Insurance
Salary: $60,000 - $70,000

Job Description

Position Description

Position Title: Executive Assistant

Location and Salary: ~$70k base (DOE); Englewood Cliffs, NJ (candidates must be local and will work on site)



ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

This position will report to the CEO and will be responsible for day to day office management and administration, scheduling, bookkeeping, and human resources.



REQUIREMENTS:

3+ years’ relevant experience
Proactive, detail-oriented, and highly organized, and diligent
Exceptional presentation and communication skills
Organized and able to create and effectively manage multiple timelines and schedules


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Controller
Position ID: # EB-4987535669
Date Posted: 7/16/2021 7:36:09 AM
Location: Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Industry: Insurance
Salary: $150,000 - $190,000

Job Description

Position Description

Position Title: Controller

Location and Salary: ~$150k base (DOE) + bonus; Englewood Cliffs, NJ (candidates must be local and will work on site)



ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

This position will report to the CEO and Managing Director and will be responsible for managing and leading the Company’s accounting operations.

Develop, document, and maintain accounting position policies in accordance with GAAP for multiple operating divisions.
Perform all monthly close activities, including bank reconciliations, variance analysis, and expense analysis for each division.
Ensure transparency in the financial results, and that accounting operations are functioning at a high standard.
Maintain an effective accounting framework where all transactions are timely and accurately posted, with sufficient reconciliation and documentation.
Conduct and oversee internal controls, including maintenance, testing and remediation of any deficiencies.
Responsible for the accurate and timely monthly, quarterly, and year-end financial information and presentation, including the analysis of key performance indicators.
Design and develop accounting system and process improvements to enhance workflow.
Monitor the Company’s financial performance on a pro-active basis, collaborate with other employees to achieve the Company’s financial goals and objectives.
Work with external audit and tax personnel toward the timely completion of GAAP audits, as well as tax planning and compliance.
Develop meaningful data analytics and accounting metrics for management to assess the financial operations of the Company.
Assist and/or lead the financial budgeting and planning processes, including the clear communication of such to Company leadership.
Monitor and implement new GAAP standards and provide assessments of such to management.
Identify and analyze potential risks and opportunities in the Company’s accounting operations.
Able to step into supervisory role to mentor, develop and manage the accounting operations staff.


REQUIREMENTS:

7+ years’ accounting experience including 3+ years in a managerial role, with experience in a small to mid-sized, high-growth environment

Proactive, detail-oriented and hands-on, with the ability to thrive in a high growth environment
Experience and working knowledge of GAAP
CPA and public accounting experience preferred
Multi-entity accounting experience
Exceptional presentation and communication skills
Proficient with Excel
Organized and able to create and effectively manage multiple timelines and schedules


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Field Service Technician
Position ID: # EB-7878529909
Date Posted: 7/12/2021 11:25:18 AM
Location: Northern, NJ
Industry: Utilities

Job Description

As a Field Service Technician you will be responsible for the installation, calibration, troubleshooting, maintenance, service and repair of industrial Water Treatment Equipment associated with Steam Boilers, Chillers, Cooling Towers, etc. (such as purifiers, water softening equipment, etc) at client sites in your assigned territory (northern NJ).

Location: Northern NJ (you can live anywhere in the northern part of the state)

Pay: Target base rate up to ~$27/hr

Requirements / Qualifications: Candidates should have strong mechanical and / or electrical troubleshooting, maintenance and repair skills on industrial equipment such as pumps, chemical dosing systems, etc (ideally water treatment or other related auxiliary equipment). This is a customer-facing role, so a positive, outgoing, service-oriented demeanor is also a must.



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Manual Machinist
Company: Orion Talent Opportunity
Position ID: # EB-1008255297
Date Posted: 6/24/2021 11:00:32 AM
Location: Franklin Lakes, NJ
Industry: Industrial
Salary: $58,000 - $61,000
Electronics Design Engineer
Position ID: # EB-2466291804
Date Posted: 6/17/2021 10:32:43 AM
Location: Rockleigh, NJ
Industry: Manufacturing
Salary: $105,000 - $125,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Electronics Design Engineer.
In this role you will plan and execute significant design and development projects and take responsibility for projects of significant size and complexity. You will also direct one or more technicians and work as part of a task force.
• Conduct research, design, development, verification and test of electronic hardware.
• Design new and maintain existing products, develop project documentation including technical specifications, schematic diagrams, PCB layout guidelines, verification plans and schedules.
• Analyze design using simulation tools and models to verify conformance to product requirements and design standards.
• Collaborate with PCB design, mechanical, firmware, verification and compliance teams from concept to production release.
Position Details:
Location: Rockleigh, NJ
Compensation: Starting base salary of $105K-$130K, depending on experience + Relocation package + Full health benefit package with medical, dental, vision, life, disability, and HAS.
Requirements The best candidates will be outstanding current or former military leaders with proven and accomplished Mechanical or Electrical engineering experience within the military and/or a related industry. Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with strong analytical skills and solid business acumen. The best candidates will be driven to achieve with outstanding customer service and relationship skills along with a strong interest in the manufacturing/production industry and desire to grow with the company.




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Calibration Technician IV
Position ID: # EB-2237051097
Date Posted: 6/16/2021 10:55:04 AM
Location: North Brunswick, NJ
Industry: Medical
Salary: $70,000 - $85,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Calibration Technician.
Location: North Brunswick, NJ (just NE of Philadelphia, PA)
Salary: $70-$85k + 7% annual bonus
Shift: Normal, M-F day shift, 7am – 6pm

Position Description: Position will be responsible for the design, installation, testing, calibration, maintenance and repair of Critical, Non-Critical, and Safety instrumentation in the Calibration program. The instrumentation includes but not limited to temperature, pressure, analytical, speed, mass, dimensional, flow, relative humidity devices, lab equipment, safety devices and/or HEPA testing and design requirements (terminal HEPAs, in line HEPAs, Unidirectional flow devices, and Bio Safety cabinets). The job duties are based on an individual basis as determine what is best for the Calibration Group and company needs.

Requirements:
• A two-year technical degree from an accredited institution or minimum of five (5) years of experience in Process
• Instrumentation and Calibration preferred.
• Experience in calibration, troubleshooting, maintaining, service and/or repair of pneumatic, electric/electronic control systems, automation systems, HVAC and/or process control systems.
• Advanced knowledge of Pharma process and utility systems is preferred.
• Ability to read and understand electrical schematics, P&IDs, understanding of PLC system and controls, as well as BMS and SCADA systems experience.
• Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction.
• Must be willing to take a drug test and post-offer physical (if required).
• Must be 18 years of age or older.




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Sales Development Rep
Position ID: # EB-1179487229
Date Posted: 6/15/2021 1:48:15 PM
Location: Rockaway, NJ
Industry: Computer/Software
Salary: $50,000 - $60,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Sales Development Representative.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
• Coordinate with marketing team on timely follow-up to campaigns to research and engage targeted prospective customers through email and cold-calling
• Partnering with Account Executives to move customers through the sales process
• Develop competency in understanding and explaining solutions
• Respond to prospective customers requesting product trials and other content
• Proactively email and call prospective customers daily in tight coordination with targets identified
• Understand prospective customers’ business needs and educate them on solutions
• Creatively source new leads, company information, and contact details
• Qualify leads and schedule follow up with Account Executives
• Represent in digital and real-world events
• Create and manage outreach campaigns to re-engage with aged prospects
• Facilitate and manage a systematic and organized approach to day-to-day activity
• Collaborate with sales team on best practices to increase your market knowledge

Location: Rockaway, NJ ideally, but can be remote for right candidate
Salary: $50,000 to $60,000 plus bonus plus commission (30-50% of salary). Total first year’s compensation will be $80,000+.

Qualifications: Ideal candidates for this position will have strong customer service skills and demonstrable sales/relationship development experience, but at the end of the day it’s about your potential. Do you have the ability to learn and excel within this organization? You must be responsible, confident, well spoken, and operate with a strong work ethic and desire to succeed. You must also possess the following:
• Previous sales or relationship development experience in a professional/technical setting
• Basic knowledge/experience in a technical, ideally electronics, electrical or computer based setting
• Strong conversation and presentation skills
• Strong listening skills and ability to identify/ask valuable questions to drive the conversation
• Confidence to speak with all organizational levels
• Strong work ethic to deliver and be successful, as well as to do things right the first time
• Demonstrates persistence, team player mentality, and technical competency
• Have a strong attention to detail




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Welder
Position ID: # EB-7587793060
Date Posted: 6/14/2021 3:35:44 PM
Location: Hazlet, NJ
Industry: Chemicals
Salary: $38 - $40

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Welder.
Location: Hazlet, NJ
Salary: $38+/hr plus OT plus bonus
As the Industrial Stainless-Steel Welder, you will be able to perform proficient TIG, MIG & Stick welding, sanitary welding, metal fabrication, pipe welding, etc. You will have a basic understanding of blueprints and diagrams, and be able to work with an experienced mechanical team in a safe, clean, indoor, climate-controlled manufacturing facility.
Requirements
• Minimum 5+ years’ experience as a stainless-steel welder
• Ability to work OT and potential off-shifts if the job required
• Ability to take over as a job lead
• Ability to read and interpret schematics, blue prints, etc.
• Proven ability to learn a new skill and become proficient in a short amount of time
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Strong organizational and planning skills
• Ability to work independently with little to no supervision
• Strong attention to details and integrity to complete a job properly the first time
• Ability to work in both a team and solo environment




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Electrical & Mechanical Techs
Position ID: # EB-5369831917
Date Posted: 6/11/2021 7:38:06 AM
Location: Kearny, NJ
Industry: Building Materials
Salary: $36 - $36

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Electrical & Mechanical Techs.
Job Title: Industrial Electrical Technician
Salary: $35.66/hr ($74.173K) + up to 25% OT + up to 10% bonus for an annual compensation of $100K+.
Location: Kearny, New Jersey

Position Description:
The purpose of the Electrical Technician is to assist in the installation and repair electrical systems, apparatus, and electrical and electronic components of industrial machinery and equipment. This role also provides maintenance repairs to industrial machinery as needed to keep a continuous manufacturing process supported. Uses man lifts, forklifts, hoists and all electrical testing equipment required. Must work safely and follow all documented and “common sense” safety policies and procedures.
This individual is expected to perform as a professional, highly skilled and exceptionally competent maintenance person. They must be able to analyze causes of breakdowns and carry out corrective measures.

Job Title: Industrial Maintenance Mechanic
Salary: $31.83/hr ($66.206K) + up to 25% OT + up to 10% bonus for an annual compensation of $90K+.
Location: Kearny, New Jersey

Position Description:
The purpose of the Maintenance Mechanic is to maintain production and quality by ensuring operation of machinery and mechanical equipment.




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System Integrator
Company: Orion Talent Opportunity
Position ID: # EB-1716215866
Date Posted: 6/8/2021 12:52:41 PM
Location: Rockaway, NJ
Industry: High Tech
Salary: $65,000 - $75,000
Manufacturing Technician
Position ID: # EB-1906387125
Date Posted: 5/27/2021 4:37:46 PM
Location: Somerset, NJ
Industry: Semiconductor
Salary: $59,000 - $65,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Manufacturing Technician.
Location: Somerset, NJ
Salary: Horsham - $58,000 - $65,000 + OT (averaging about 10 to 15 hours a week) and bonus (7.5%). First year W-2 should be 75K-85K
Description of Duties:
• Troubleshoot testing activity discrepancies
• Disassemble complex functioning systems in preparation for delivery to customers
• Integrate and facilitate complex systems to prepare for functional testing
• Work with Engineering and R&D groups as required to resolve diverse and complex issues found during Test
• Work with Manufacturing Engineering and Assembly Test Technicians to resolve and close issues
• Manage all manufacturing test data associated with Acceptance testing (ETL & ATL)
• Compile statistical reports for each system during Final Test
• Analyze discrepancy data for each system in order to provide corrective action and target zero customer source inspection findings
• Identify and provide improvements of test methods for existing products and collaborate with Engineering to develop methodologies for new products/components

Qualifications
• 2 years of hands-on experience in testing and troubleshooting complex systems. An associate degree in technical engineering, military electronics training, or a technical field service background is preferred.




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Senior Systems Administrator
Position ID: # EB-2013998497
Date Posted: 5/27/2021 1:25:36 PM
Location: Jersey City, NJ
Industry: Computer/Software
Salary: $85,000 - $100,000

Job Description

Position Details: Senior Systems Administrator – Information Services
*** they prefer a veteran
You will assist in the administration of a mid-size primary and back-up site which includes up to 100 users and running three or more different operating systems and responsibility for maintaining the Corporation’s local and wide area networks.

The position involves dealing with computer and data security on a daily basis. The individual must be of high caliber, honest and conscientious.

Installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of the Funding Corporation’s
hardware, operating systems and all attendant utility programs. This includes
Windows and Linux Servers.
Installation of application software.
Maintenance of local and wide area networks.
Installation/configuration of peripherals: disks and printers.
Installation of boards and memory into systems.
Experience in diagnosing basic hardware and software problems.
Experience with writing and debugging shell script/batch files/powershell script
This includes integrating Linux or Windows commands into shell scripts
and identifying routine systems administration tasks where a script could improve
Ability to install Windows domain controllers, user administration, understanding of
how to share resources between Linux and Windows.
Work with application developers to ensure programs comply with the current
systems environment. Make appropriate changes to system requirements and
configurations to accommodate new applications.
Maintain third party vendor software packages.
Ensure systems efficiency and integrity.
Networking; Security; Office Automation; Disaster Recovery

Requirements:

University degree in computer science or a related curriculum.
Minimum of five year of Windows systems administration experience.
Experience with Linux system administration desirable.
Experience interfacing with vendor technical staff.
Experience with support and integration of cloud solutions.
Solid understanding of networked/distributed computing environments.
Familiarity with high availability technology.
Experience in maintaining local and wide area networks including Internet access.
Experience installing, maintaining and testing a “hot” backup/disaster site.
Experience in a user support/training capacity.
Experience with the following technologies is desirable: o Powershell scripts for administrative tasks.
Workspace One (AirWatch) on phones, tablets and laptops.
Microsoft SCCM and WSUS.
Cisco ISE configuration on desktops and laptops.
Websense
Windows environment hardening


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Systems Administrator
Position ID: # EB-3005372439
Date Posted: 5/24/2021 9:51:30 AM
Location: Jersey City, NJ
Industry: Banking
Salary: $100,000 - $125,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Senior Systems Administrator – Information Services.
You will assist in the administration of a mid-size primary and back-up site which includes up to 100 users and running three or more different operating systems and responsibility for maintaining the Corporation’s local and wide area networks.
The position involves dealing with computer and data security on a daily basis. The individual must be of high caliber, honest and conscientious.
Location: Jersey City, New Jersey
Shift: Typical Monday to Friday business hours.
Salary: $100,000 to $120,000 depending on experience. There are performance bonuses and a 401k match of 6% is offered as well as a solid healthcare plan.
Requirements:
• University degree in computer science or a related curriculum.
• Minimum of five year of Windows systems administration experience.
• Experience with Linux system administration desirable.
• Experience interfacing with vendor technical staff.
• Experience with support and integration of cloud solutions.
• Solid understanding of networked/distributed computing environments.
• Familiarity with high availability technology.
• Experience in maintaining local and wide area networks including Internet access.
• Experience installing, maintaining and testing a “hot” backup/disaster site.
• Experience in a user support/training capacity.
• Experience with the following technologies is desirable: o Powershell scripts for administrative tasks.
• Workspace One (AirWatch) on phones, tablets and laptops.
• Microsoft SCCM and WSUS.
• Cisco ISE configuration on desktops and laptops.
• Websense
• Windows environment hardening




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