FDVA Form 0007 Application Form for Veteran's Preference - Seminole County, Florida

Form 0007 or the "Application Form For Veteran's Preference" is a form issued by the Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs.

The form was last revised in December 1, 2015 and is available for digital filing. Download an up-to-date fillable Form 0007 in PDF-format down below or look it up on the Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs Forms website.

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APPLICATION FOR VETERAN’S PREFERENCE
Applicants wishing to assert Veterans’ Preference in employment must complete this form and upload as an attachment to your employment
application, along with a copy of the DD214 form or equivalent certification from the Veterans’ Administration. Information provided on
this form is maintained confidentially from your application in Human Resources; however, asserting Veterans' Preference is communicated
to the hiring manager.
Applicant Name:_____________________________ Social Security #____________________________
I wish to assert Veterans’ Preference in employment in accordance with Chapter 295 of the Florida Statutes. I qualify under the
following category:
Disabled Veterans who have served on active duty in any branch of the Armed Forces and who presently have an existing service-
connected disability which is compensable under public laws administered by the DVA or are receiving compensation, disability
retirement benefits, or pension by reason of public laws administered by the DVA and the Department of Defense.
A Veteran of any war, who has served at least one day during that war time period as defined in the table below or who has been
awarded a campaign or expeditionary medal. Active duty for training shall not be allowed for eligibility under this paragraph.
World War II
December 7, 1947-December 31,1946
Korean Conflict
June 27, 1950-January 31,1955
Vietnam Era
February 28, 1961-May 7, 1975
Persian Gulf War
August 2, 1990-January 2, 1992
Operation Enduring Freedom
October 7, 2001-TBD
Operation Iraqi Freedom
March 19, 2003-TBD
Operation New Dawn
September 1, 2010-TBD
The spouse of a Veteran:
Who has a total and permanent service-connected disability and who, because of this disability, cannot qualify for employment; or
who is missing in action, captured in line of duty by a hostile force, or detained or interned in line of duty by a foreign government or
power.
The unremarried widow or widower of a Veteran who died of a service-connected disability.
The mother, father, legal guardian, or unremarried widow or widower of a service member who died as a result of military service
under combat-related conditions as verified by the U.S. Department of Defense
A Veteran as defined in section 1.01m (14) Florida Statutes. “Active Duty for Training” may not be allowed under this paragraph. The
term “veteran” is defined as a person who served in the active military, naval, or air service and who was discharged or released there
from under honorable conditions only or who later received an upgraded discharge under honorable conditions
A current member of any reserve component of the U.S. Armed Forces or the Florida National Guard.
APPLICATION FOR VETERAN’S PREFERENCE
Applicants wishing to assert Veterans’ Preference in employment must complete this form and upload as an attachment to your employment
application, along with a copy of the DD214 form or equivalent certification from the Veterans’ Administration. Information provided on
this form is maintained confidentially from your application in Human Resources; however, asserting Veterans' Preference is communicated
to the hiring manager.
Applicant Name:_____________________________ Social Security #____________________________
I wish to assert Veterans’ Preference in employment in accordance with Chapter 295 of the Florida Statutes. I qualify under the
following category:
Disabled Veterans who have served on active duty in any branch of the Armed Forces and who presently have an existing service-
connected disability which is compensable under public laws administered by the DVA or are receiving compensation, disability
retirement benefits, or pension by reason of public laws administered by the DVA and the Department of Defense.
A Veteran of any war, who has served at least one day during that war time period as defined in the table below or who has been
awarded a campaign or expeditionary medal. Active duty for training shall not be allowed for eligibility under this paragraph.
World War II
December 7, 1947-December 31,1946
Korean Conflict
June 27, 1950-January 31,1955
Vietnam Era
February 28, 1961-May 7, 1975
Persian Gulf War
August 2, 1990-January 2, 1992
Operation Enduring Freedom
October 7, 2001-TBD
Operation Iraqi Freedom
March 19, 2003-TBD
Operation New Dawn
September 1, 2010-TBD
The spouse of a Veteran:
Who has a total and permanent service-connected disability and who, because of this disability, cannot qualify for employment; or
who is missing in action, captured in line of duty by a hostile force, or detained or interned in line of duty by a foreign government or
power.
The unremarried widow or widower of a Veteran who died of a service-connected disability.
The mother, father, legal guardian, or unremarried widow or widower of a service member who died as a result of military service
under combat-related conditions as verified by the U.S. Department of Defense
A Veteran as defined in section 1.01m (14) Florida Statutes. “Active Duty for Training” may not be allowed under this paragraph. The
term “veteran” is defined as a person who served in the active military, naval, or air service and who was discharged or released there
from under honorable conditions only or who later received an upgraded discharge under honorable conditions
A current member of any reserve component of the U.S. Armed Forces or the Florida National Guard.
Please complete the following information: (Applicants asserting a preference based on their spouse's service should provide this
information as it pertains to their spouse.)
Service Entry Date: _____________________ Discharge Date: ____________________
Branch of Service: ____________________________
I hereby certify that the information provided above is true and correct to the best of my knowledge. I understand that falsification of this
information is a criminal violation and may subject me to prosecution and possible incarceration and/or fine and will result in my dismissal
if employed. I have received notice of the appropriate procedures to follow in order to initiate an investigation into any non-compliance with
the Veterans’ Preference laws.
____________________________________ ________________________________
Applicant's Signature Date
Should the position for which you are applying be filled by someone who does not qualify for Veterans’ Preference and/or should you feel
that proper consideration of the Veterans’ Preference has not been provided to you, please contact the Seminole County Human Resources
Division at 407-665-7944, 1101 East First Street, Sanford, Fl 32771.
You also have the right to initiate an investigation by the Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs. You may do so by notifying the State of
Florida, Department of Veterans’ Affairs, 9500 Bay Pines Blvd., St. Petersburg, Fl 33708, within 21 calendar days from the date you
received notice that you were not selected for the position. If a notice of hiring decision is not given, a complaint may be filed at any time.
Veterans’ Preference Status:
Qualified
Disqualified
Initials___________
Form No. 0007 (Rev. Dec 2015)

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