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Civil Service/Getting a job with an Other Than Honorable discharge


raneman wrote at 2007-09-07 03:30:48
Yes! I recieved an (OTH)Other than honorable discharge in 1988 and i've been working for a company that has a contract with the government to haul the mail. Now,allthough i'm not working directly for the post office I still had to go through the governments security check to get the postal badge.So I can say for sure that you can work for a company that is contracted to the government,however working directly for the government may be a different story. good luck hope this helps.

Logan wrote at 2012-11-29 01:34:34
To be honest, my friend's father works for SOCOM. He says he's worked with contractors who have gotten BCD's and Dishonorable discharges.

So it may weigh against you, but he also told me "Your discharge matters to an extent, but what is the worst thing they can tell you...No?"

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