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Veterans Resource Center

An on-line listing of the resources and services available for Western New York veterans, servicemembers and their families

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AAA Western and Central NY
Founded in 1900, AAA is a not-for-profit organization of clubs serving 53 million members in the United States and Canada. We provide our members with high-quality, convenient automotive, travel, insurance, financial and other products and services that provide safety, security, value, peace of mind, and trust. Locally, AAA Western and Central New York employs over 800 associates throughout Upstate New York, including Syracuse, Rochester, and Buffalo. We provide a dynamic work environment that offers fair compensation, equal employment opportunities, benefit programs, education, training, and the potential for advancement.

Contact: Tammy Boucher
Phone: (716) 633-9860 | Email: tboucher@nyaaa.com | Website: http://westerncentralny.aaa.com/careers

Counties where services are available: Erie

Service Available to individuals with the following Military Status(es):

Active Duty: Yes  | Veteran: Yes | Family Member of Active Duty Individual: Yes
Family Member of Veteran: Yes | Reserve / National Guard: Yes


AirSep/Chart Buffalo
AIRSEP CORPORATION JOB DESCRIPTION DEPARTMENT: RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT JOB TITLE: DESIGN ENGINEER FLSA STATUS: SALARY-EXEMPT REPORTS TO: Director of Engineering JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Hands-on, Responsible for Planning, Component Design, Performance Analysis, Testing and Documentation of PSA Oxygen Concentrator Related Systems for Product Development and R&D Projects SCOPE: To be part of the Next Generation Concentrator Design Team assisting in the Mechanical Design and Development of a Next Generation Stationary Oxygen Concentrator. 1. Research new technologies, manufacturing methods, materials, Design concepts for various oxygen concentrator sub systems with the end goal to design a New High quality, Highly Reliable, Low Cost new stationary oxygen concentrator. 2. Tasks include all aspects of Mechanical design including Compressor Design, PSA system design, cabinet design, Packaging design, manifold design etc. 3. Perform performance, structural, and thermal analyses on components, sub system and systems. 4. Plan, set up and execute design testing as required to confirm design acceptance. 5. Record and report test results and assist in data reduction and analysis. 6. Observe and practice safety procedures and policies. 7. Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by management. JOB REQUIREMENTS (Education, training and/or skills): QUALIFICATIONS REQUIREMENTS: • Education: Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering • Experience: 5+ years progressive, applicable, technical activity in laboratory, R&D, facility, with significantly geared toward New Product Development • Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 1. Excellent oral and written communication skills. 2. Should possess a strong knowledge of personal computers & software, including MS Office. 3. Familiarity/experience with data acquisition systems and usage. 4. Experience with Pressure Swing Adsorption Technology a plus. 5. Knowledge and understanding of Class II Medical Device Requirements regarding design controls, verification and validation Risk Assessment. 6. Awareness and understanding of Company quality standards. 7. 5+ years of Product development experience 8. Must be self-motivated and able to work with cross functional teams to solve problems. 9. Experience with Pressure swing adsorption systems a plus 10. Must have demonstrated root cause analysis experience and problem solving skills to think of product designs and solutions. 11. Under moderate level of supervision must be able design, develop or modify products applying appropriate engineering principles, including exploring concepts/method never applied to previous products. 12. Able to determine design feasibility considering cost, time limitations and/or other technical and economic factors. 13. Able to use engineering judgment to determine and then to analyze competing product design approaches in materials, construction.

Contact: Stephanie Alexander
Phone: (716) 691-0202 | Email: stephanie.alexander@chartindustries.com | Website: http://chartindustries.com

Counties where services are available: Allegany,Cattaraugus,Chautauqua,Erie,Genesee,Livingston,Monroe,Niagara,Ontario,Orleans,Wayne,Wyoming

Service Available to individuals with the following Military Status(es):

Active Duty: Yes  | Veteran: Yes | Family Member of Active Duty Individual: Yes
Family Member of Veteran: Yes | Reserve / National Guard: Yes


AirSep/Chart Buffalo
DEPARTMENT: FINANCIAL SERVICES -- Credit JOB TITLE: JR. Credit Analyst -- FINANCIAL SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE --COLLECTIONS FLSA STATUS: Exempt, Salary REPORTS TO: Manager JOB SUMMARY: Responsibilities include establishing credit lines, collection, reconciliation and negotiation of payment on delinquent accounts. To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to execute the following tasks satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions. TASKS: Manage customer portfolio of assigned accounts to include daily follow up on past dues balances Resolve disputes on invoices with Customer Service Sales, Engineers, and customers Process new credit applications using Dun and Bradstreet Report, contact trade references Recognize which accounts require increased Credit lines and submit for approval Set up new accounts in JD Edwards and maintain Credit related records for current customers Revoke open payment terms as necessary, recommend increase/decrease credit limits as needed, and recommend accounts for collection. Reconciles customer accounts to ensure payments and credits are applied properly. Negotiate payments with customers. Recommend account adjustments and submit for approval. Retrieves weekly aging reports and work accounts to efficiently and effectively reduce balances. Respond to incoming credit inquiries from trade references. Assist with customer correspondence. Apply and post adjusting entries to A/R for discounts, tax, bank fees, etc. Print and mail customer daily invoices and monthly statements Scan necessary paperwork for document retention. Responsible for all activities associated with the implementation of an ISO 9000 quality system program. Additional duties may be required. MANAGER CONFIRMATION OF TRAINING: __________________________ DATE: ________________ EMPLOYEE CONFIRMATION OF TRAINING: ________________________ DATE: ¬¬¬¬¬________________ MACHINES, TOOLS, EQUIPMENT USED: Telephone Personal Computer Basic office equipment HIRING REQUIREMENTS: 3-5 years commercial collections experience required. Accounting background and experience preferred Intermediate level experience in Microsoft Excel and Word. Ability to interpret Dunn and Bradstreet credit reports. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Close attention to detail. SKILLS DESIRED: Associates degree in Accounting, Finance or related field. Background in JD Edwards World or Enterprose1. Must be highly motivated and a self starter. Able to successfully collect past due accounts without damage to customer relations. Customer service oriented; flexibility a plus to deal with diverse tasks and people. MANAGER REVIEW AND APPROVAL: __________________________ DATE: _________________ EMPLOYEE REVIEW AND ACCEPTANCE: _______________________ DATE: _________________ i/ops/ops/hrdocs/airsjobs/acct/finsvrep.doc revised 12-2013

Contact: Stephanie Alexander
Phone: (716) 691-0202 | Email: stephanie.alexander@chartindustries.com | Website: http://chartindustries.com

Counties where services are available: Allegany,Cattaraugus,Chautauqua,Erie,Genesee,Livingston,Monroe,Niagara,Ontario,Orleans,Wayne,Wyoming

Service Available to individuals with the following Military Status(es):

Active Duty: Yes  | Veteran: Yes | Family Member of Active Duty Individual: Yes
Family Member of Veteran: Yes | Reserve / National Guard: Yes


Allegany County Veterans Service Office
If you are a Veteran/family member in need of assistance with your Veterans benefits and reside in Allegany County, please call our office. We are here to assist you and your need. You served us, now let us serve you. Thank you for your service to our great nation

Contact: Michael Hennessy
Phone: (585) 268-9387 | Email: hennesmd@alleganyco.com | Website: http://www.alleganyco.com

Counties where services are available: Allegany

Service Available to individuals with the following Military Status(es):

Active Duty: Yes  | Veteran: Yes | Family Member of Active Duty Individual: Yes
Family Member of Veteran: Yes | Reserve / National Guard: Yes


American Coradius International ACI
Doing it right since 1989! American Coradius International, LLC is a leading full-service retail financial service agency which represents banks and finance companies nationwide. ACI provides a commitment to results and service while at the same time maintaining our clients' outstanding name in the financial community. Our Account Resolution Specialists and Customer Service Representatives handle inbound and outbound telephone calls, providing excellent customer service and creating a positive rapport with the customers while establishing arrangements/resolution to a delinquent account. WE REWARD OUR ASSOCIATES for MAINTAINING OUR HIGH STANDARDS! ♦ High profile, highly regarded clientele that have been our long standing business partners, in addition to three new clients this year, equals great opportunities for YOU! ♦ Recognized in the WNY area for community support and giving back! ♦ The opportunity to take home a bonus check has never been better! ♦ Comprehensive training program in a structured state of the art classroom setting. ♦ Benefits package including health, dental, generous personal and vacation paid time off, 401K plan and much more!

Contact: Leeza
Phone: (716) 418-7225 | Email: ledholm@acillc.us | Website: http://www.americancoradiusinternational.com/

Counties where services are available: Erie

Service Available to individuals with the following Military Status(es):

Active Duty: Yes  | Veteran: Yes | Family Member of Active Duty Individual: Yes
Family Member of Veteran: Yes | Reserve / National Guard: Yes


American Legion Post #567
The American Legion Riders, Southern Tier, NY chapter is based in Orchard Park, NY and consists of Legionnaire motorcycle enthusiasts that are members of several American Legion Posts in Buffalo, its suburbs, and the Southern Tier area of Western New York State. Our membership presently includes members from more the 20 American Legion Posts. New members are always welcome and can join by simply attending one of our meetings. We meet at 11:00am on the 2nd Sunday of every month at the Orchard Park American Legion Post #567, 3740 North Buffalo Rd. (Corner Webster Rd.), Orchard Park, NY.

Contact: Post President
Phone: (716) 652-7081 | Email: LegionRidersST@gmail.com | Website: http://www.LegionRidersST.Org

Counties where services are available: Erie

Service Available to individuals with the following Military Status(es):

Active Duty: Yes  | Veteran: Yes | Family Member of Active Duty Individual: Yes
Family Member of Veteran: Yes | Reserve / National Guard: Yes


Barbetorium
Justin closser is an iraq vet that took a career path as a barber. He works at a higher end salon, but wants to offer vets a apecial so they recieve 10$ off of their service. We offer men's color, cleansing facials, hot towel straight razor shaves, and haircuts.

Contact: Justin closser
Phone: (585) 271-8120 | Email: Justin.closser@gmail.com | Website: Http://www.barbetorium.com

Counties where services are available: Monroe

Service Available to individuals with the following Military Status(es):

Active Duty: Yes  | Veteran: Yes | Family Member of Active Duty Individual: No
Family Member of Veteran: No | Reserve / National Guard: Yes


Belmont Housing Resources for WNY
Welcome Our mission is to expand affordable housing opportunities in Western New York by assisting low and moderate income households to obtain housing; by producing and preserving housing units; and by professionally managing affordable housing. Did You Know... Monday thru Friday Belmont Housing Resources for WNY's Main Street Buffalo (Central) office is open from 9 AM - 5 PM. But did you know that we are open late on Thursdays? The Resource Center is open until 8 PM on Thursdays. You can visit our resource center, talk to a housing counselor, drop off paperwork, or use our computer lab. Need Help? For a fast and easy way to find out about many health and human services programs and how to apply for them, visit: www.mybenefits.ny.gov

Contact: Sean Lindstrom
Phone: (716) 884-7791 | Email: slindstrom@belmonthousingwny.org | Website: http://www.belmonthousingwny.org

Counties where services are available: Allegany,Cattaraugus,Chautauqua,Erie,Genesee,Niagara,Orleans,Wyoming

Service Available to individuals with the following Military Status(es):

Active Duty: Yes  | Veteran: Yes | Family Member of Active Duty Individual: Yes
Family Member of Veteran: Yes | Reserve / National Guard: Yes


Blue Star Mothers NY 7
Non profit organization dedicated to supporting our troops and veterans with care packages and fund raising events and volunteers at the Buffalo VA.

Contact: Christina Ball
Phone: (716) 735-3693 | Email: Rme_mom@rochester.rr.com | Website: http://www.bluestarmothersny7.org

Counties where services are available: Niagara

Service Available to individuals with the following Military Status(es):

Active Duty: Yes  | Veteran: Yes | Family Member of Active Duty Individual: Yes
Family Member of Veteran: Yes | Reserve / National Guard: Yes


Blue Star Mothers NY7
We are a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting our troops and veterans through care packages, fund raisers and letter writing. We are also a support group for our mothers dealing with the emotions of having a child serve our military.

Contact: Christina Ball
Phone: (716) 735-3693 | Email: Rme_mom@rochester.rr.com | Website: http://www.bluestarmothersny7.org

Counties where services are available: Erie,Niagara

Service Available to individuals with the following Military Status(es):

Active Duty: No  | Veteran: No | Family Member of Active Duty Individual: No
Family Member of Veteran: No | Reserve / National Guard: No