Metro named finalist by as “Most Valuable Employer” for military job seekers

Metro’s Veterans Hiring Initiative has been named a finalist for the 2014 Most Valuable Employer (MVE) award by

The MVE recognition serves to help military-experienced job seekers and veterans identify the top employers to target for civilian careers. The recognition is open to all U.S.-based companies and finalists are selected based on surveys in which employers outline their recruiting, training and retention plans that best serve military service members and veterans.More than 100 businesses are being acknowledged based on the quality of their veteran hiring focus.

Winners will be announced in May, but in the meantime Metro staff will be attending the following job fairs to increase awareness of Metro career opportunities in military communities:

Tuesday, March 25

Military Spouse Employment Program Hiring Fair and Career Forum U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Hiring Our Heroes Pacific Views Event Center Bldg. 202850 – San Jacinto Rd., Camp Pendleton, CA 92055

Friday, March 28

Job Fair America’s JobCenter of California, Northeast SFV Work Source Center 11623 Glenoaks Blvd., Pacoima, CA 91331

Saturday, March 29

19th Annual Community Job Fair Los Angeles Dodgers Dodger Stadium – 1000 Elysian Park Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012

Thursday, April 17

Hiring Fair U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Hiring Our Heroes 2035 N. Highland Ave., Los Angeles, CA  90068

2 replies

  1. Brave soldiers who have risked their lives to defend our country should get top priority in jobs I say.