Supervisor Tom Croci

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Veterans Quarterdeck

VET’S TELEPHONE HOTLINE Telephone number: 631-224-VETS

NEWS:

Councilman Cochrane’s Office to Lead New Edition of Islip’s “Journals of War Veterans”

TOWN OF ISLIP AIRPORT:

“HOMETOWN HERO” WELCOME HOME PROGRAM



Arriving at Long Island MacArthur Airport, Ronkonkoma, New York



The Welcome Home with a Town of Islip Official will be afforded to every serviceperson ending their deployment and any wounded serviceperson.

Call: 631-224-VETS



The Welcome Home without a Town of Islip Official will be afforded to every serviceperson who is on leave, liberty or has finished basic training.

Call: (631) 467-3315




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EMPLOYERS HIRING VETERANS

• Chase Bank- all local branches
www.chase.com
• Home Depot
careers.homedepot.com.edgesuit.net
• Lowes
careers.lowes.com/default.aspx
• Nature Bounty
www.naturesbounty.com/pages/contactus.aspx
• Walmart
www.walmartcareerswithamission.com
• Long Island Rail Road
www.mta.info/mta/employment
• GE Aviation
www.ge.com/careers
• Walt Disney World
www.disneycareer.com
• U.S. Dynamics Corp.
usdynamicscorp.com/career/index.asp
• Chevron
www.military.com/jobs-in/employer.chevron
• Huntington Honda
Call: 631-423-6000
• Sunrise Toyota & Sunrise Chevrolet/Cadillac
Contact: Rich Baylis 631-589-0575

• New York Life
www.newyorklife.com
• Cablevision
www.cablevision.com/careers
• Internal Revenue Service
jobs.irs.gov/home.html
• Curtis-Wright Flow Control
www.cwfc.com
• US Postal Service
about.usps.com/careers/welcome.htm
• Camp Systems Int'l
www.campsystems.com
• Pepsi-Cola Bottling Co. of NY
www.pepsico.com
• Tri-County Home Nursing Svs.
www.tchns.com/careerdevelopment.html
• Blair Industries and HSM Machineworks
www.Blair-HSM.com/contact.htm
• Summit Security Services, Inc.
www.summitsecurity.com
• VA’s health care system
www.vacareers.va.gov
• Cummins Power Systems
www.powerssytemcummins.com

• Options for Community Living
www.optionscl.org
• NBTY
jobs.nbty.com/
• NY Community Bancorp
www.mynycb.com
• Continental Home Loans
www.unionmembermortgage.com
• Netsmart Technologies
www.ntst.com/about/careers.asp
• B\E Aerospace
www.beaerospace.jobs
• Sysco
www.sysco.com
• The Chappell Network
www.ChappellNetwork.org
• Commerical Driver Training
• North Shore LIJ
Office of Military and Veterans Services
North Shore LIJ Site
• ITT Exclis
• Academy Securities, Inc.
www.academysecurities.com
• Wenner Bread Products, Inc.
631-563-6262 x212
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Walmart offers skills translators to assist Veterans in obtaining employment. The Walmart skills translator is available on Walmart’s “careers with a mission” website www.walmartcareerswithamission.com, which also includes openings at the company and advice for Veterans on how to land a job. The following, according to Walmart executives, is how military skills can translate into the retail industry:

Military Specialty

Combat Operations
Communications
Intelligence
Mechanic
Supply and Logistics
Aviation

Walmart suggestion

Store manager, field project supervisor
Information technology, technical support
Corporate fraud examiner, asst protection
Fleet mechanic, shop technician
Area manager, floor manager
Corporate pilot, travel coordinator

TOWN OF ISLIP ASSESSORS OFFICE:

VETERANS REAL PROPERTY EXEMPTION
For any Town of Islip homeowner that has not filed a Veteran’s Real Property Tax Exemption application, the deadline is March 1st. This applies to a Veteran or un-remarried spouse of a deceased Veteran. Please contact the Town of Islip Assessor’s Office at 631 224-5585 for additional information.

TOWN OF ISLIP PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT

OFFERS TO TOWN OF ISLIP VETERANS ORGANIZATIONS REDUCED FEES FOR NEW BUILDING PERMITS, INCLUDING FILING FEES AND RENEWAL FEES AND LOWER FEES FOR ALL NEW CERTIFICATE OF COMPLIANCE

REQUIREMENTS: The Town of Islip Veterans Organizations must legally own the building the organization is seeking to renovate or improve, must provide a completed permit fee reduction application and a list of all currently active organizations members 75% of whom must be Veterans currently residing in the Town of Islip.

Contact Town of Islip Planning and Development for application and further information: 631-224-5470

REDUCTION- All new building permit fees, including filing fees and renewal fees, to be reduced by fifty(50%) percent and all new Certificate of Compliance fees reduced by fifty percent (50%) to a base fee of $375.00 plus $0.45 per square foot with a cap of $1,000.00 maximum.

TOWN OF ISLIP SENIOR CITIZENS DEPARTMENT:

VETERANS 60 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER
Town of Islip issues, free of charge, a Town of Islip Senior Citizen Card for Town of Islip residents 60 years of age and older- must apply at 401 Main Street, Islip, New York and avail yourself to all the Town of Islip Senior Citizen’s programs.

TOWN OF ISLIP VETERANS ORGANIZATIONS, CHAPTERS AND POSTS

TOWN OF ISLIP VETERANS SERVICE ORGANIZATION (VSO) The mission of the Town of Islip Veterans Service Organization (VSO) is to help unite the efforts of the Islip Town veterans, service members and family support organizations and to provide support, advocacy and mentoring to veterans, service members and their families. For more information contact Vet’s Hotline telephone number at 631-224-VETS or visit www.islipvso.org

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Click Here for additional information regarding retirees or active service members

Click Here for more Veteran Information from VA.GOV

Click Here to visit Since You Went Away a service for Military mothers

Click Here for Retired Veterans Reserve Entitlements