Veteran Friendly Employers

Veteran Friendly Employers

The following are companies listed A-Z hiring veterans, active duty military members, guard and reserve members, and military spouses! This list is updated regularly. Last update 08/15/2019.

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The American Red Cross
www.redcross.org/about-us/careers

AmeriCorps
www.americorps.gov

Applebee’s (added 07/01/2015)
Applebees Employment Flyer

Art Van Furniture
Port Huron, MI
pjohnson@artvan.com

Associated Training Services
www.equipmentoperator.com

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Britt Manufacturing
www.brittmfg.com
Britt is a world-class supplier of precision powder injection molded components.

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Census Bureau (added 2/23/2015)
Field Representative Positions

Champion Employment Group
www.championeg.com

City of Detroit
www.detroitmi.gov/employment

City of Port Huron
www.porthuron.org/jobs.aspx

Comfort Keepers
www.porthuron-376.comfortkeepers.com
Comfort Keepers is a leading provider of in-home care for seniors and others needing help in and around the home.

Council on Aging, Inc., serving St. Clair County
Council on Aging, Inc., serving St. Clair County is accepting applications for Homemaker/Personal Care workers, Full and Part-time positions available throughout St. Clair County. Complete employment application found on the agency web site (www.thecouncilonaging.org) and submit to 600 Grand River Ave., Port Huron, MI 48060.

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Deep Blu Logistics (added 2/4/2015)
Location Kimball, MI, Contact – Brant Daniel at 318-732-4190 regarding employment opportunities for a driver with experience hauling multi axle tankers. Driver must be able to enter Canada without any issues. Driver will need passport or enhanced driver’s license. Great opportunity - Short Hauls, Home every night, dedicated runs. Starting pay - $20 per hour.

Domtar (added 8/15/2019)
Location, Port Huron, MI, Contact - Kallen Jones, Human Resource Generalist at 810-984-9897 regarding employment opportunities they are recruiting for and the current positions are: 1) Maintenance Planner click here for all the details and 2) Maintenance Supervisor (Electrical / Instrument) click here for all the details.

DTE (added 6/5/2015)
Natural Gas Boot Camp Free Training Opportunity: DTE Energy offers veterans a free training opportunity for Gas Maintenance Fitter Apprentice position: Click here for more information!

Detroit Edison is looking to hire Journeyman Lineman. The posting will be on their website www.dteenergy.com starting Wednesday, February 4, 2015. The post will last for around a week, depending on how many candidates they get.

There will also be a General Lineman's knowledge test in lieu of the CAST test. If you were unsuccessful at passing the CAST test previously, this will not prevent you from applying for the position this time around. Please click here for all the details.

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Elwood Staffing Services
www.elwoodstaffing.com

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First Student
www.firstgroupplc.com/about-firstgroup/first-student.aspx
There are positions open for part-time school bus drivers in the Port Huron Area School District.

Flexible Staffing
www.fssstaff.com

Freighters Eatery & Taproom
http://www.meritagecareers.com/careers.aspx

Fresh Air One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning
www.onehourheat.com

Frito-Lay
www.fritolayemployment.com

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Great Lakes Truck Driving School
Contact: Don Mutters Phone: (866) 932-3436 Ext 260
E-mail: dmutters@greatlakestds.com
Website: http://greatlakestds.com
600 Hour Premier Driver Development Program


Greenlawn Landscape Management, Inc.

Greenlawn is a great company to work with! Family-owned, family-oriented, community-minded. We look for team members with high personal standards who approach their work with a commitment to quality and superior customer service. We place a high priority on enlisting team members who can deliver quality results, who possess excellent people skills, and who are oriented to meeting and exceeding goals.

Please click here for further details.

  • Prior lawn care work experience is preferred, but we also provide excellent training.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Must be able to read and comprehend written instructions and safety regulations regarding the performance of job duties and understand and comply with oral instructions.
  • Must be able to identify and have knowledge of the growth habits of lawns, plants, trees, and shrubs found in Southeast Lower Michigan.
  • You’ll need to be able to use lawn and tree sprayers, landscape tools and equipment and must be able to descend/ascend from ground level.
  • Must be able to raise/carry and hold 50-pound bags up to 20 times per day.
  • Must be able to move loads of 30 pounds for distances up to 300 yards and be able to move 75 pounds for distances up to 150 feet.
  • Must have sufficient visual acuity, with our without corrective lenses, and sufficient auditory acuity with or without accommodation.
  • Must be able to tolerate temperatures ranging from -25 F to 120 F and be able to tolerate prolonged exposure to sunlight.
  • A DOT physical examination administered by the employer’s designated physician is required.
  • At minimum, a valid Michigan chauffeur driver’s license is required.
  • A current copy of driver’s license MVR from the Secretary of State is required.

  • I


    Ingenuity IEG
    www.Ingenuityieq.com

    International Automotive Components (IAC Group)
    www.iacgroup.com

    J


    Jay & Kay Manufacturing, LLC
    www.jaykaymfg.com

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    K/E Electric Supply
    www.keelectricsupplycorp.com/careers

    Keihin Michigan Manufacturing
    www.keihin-na.com/company/careers

    Kelly Services, Inc. - Download Flyer
    https://www.sccvet.us/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/Kelly-Services-Substitute-Flyer-Vet-1.pd

    Website: www.kellyservices.com

    Knowltons Ice Museum of North America
    www.knowltonsicemuseum.org

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    Let’s Go Solar
    Energizing Veterans for Solar Careers - Strategic Opportunities for Training and Jobs After Military Service
    http://www.letsgosolar.com/consumer-education/veterans-solar-jobs/

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    Magna International Inc.
    www.magna.com/careers

    MassMutual Southeast Michigan
    www.massmutual.com

    Marine City Auto Care (updated 02/08/2016)
    Locally owned business that is looking to hire veterans for auto mechanic positions. Call (810) 765-9000 or apply in person at 6730 River Road, Marine City, MI 48039.
    Job Posting

    McLaren Port Huron
    For a listing of current McLaren Port Huron job opportunities, click here.

    Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) (updated 04/24/2017)
    Michigan Veterans Internship Program: Veterans who cannot return to their previous civilian jobs can find placement opportunities with MDOT through a grant provided by the Federal Highway Administration. This program is being implemented to meet the employment needs of returning veterans of the armed forces as they transition into the civilian workforce, click here.

    Milnes Ford
    www.milnesford.com

    MNP Corporation
    www.mnp.com

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    NORMA Group, Inc.

    www.normagroup.com

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    Party Express
    m.mainstreethub.com/partyexp

    Primerica
    www.americorps.gov

    Primerica Financial Services
    www.primerica.com

    R


    RHP Enterprises, LLC
    www.rhpellc.com

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    Social Security Administration
    https://www.ssa.gov/careers/

    SMR Automotive Systems USA, Inc.
    www.smr-automotive.com

    St. Clair Packaging
    www.stclairpackaging.com

    State Farm Insurance Agency
    www.gayeskerratt.com

    State of Michigan Civil Service Commission
    www.michigan.gov/statejobs

    Suburban Truck Driver Training School
    www.suburbancdl.com

    T

    Trinity Services Group
    http://www.trinityservicesgroup.com/careers/
    Providers of food service and secure product delivery to the corrections industry. Check out positions available on www.trinityservicesgroup.com.

    U

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection
    www.cbp.gov
    Recruiting for Customs officers and border patrol agents. Positions will be open for solicitation on www.USAJobs.

    U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
    VA Careers
    A website where veterans can “Build Their Careers”.

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    Verizon
    www.verizon.com/jobs

    Vet2Tech (Technicians for HVAC, Refrigeration, and Commercial/Residential Appliances) (added 5/05/2015)
    Vet2Tech Service Technician 150501-NA
    We represent more than 1,000 employers nationwide who are interested in hiring qualified veteran candidates for these technician positions like:

    • Commercial Food Equipment Service Technicians
    • Residential Appliance Technicians
    • Refrigeration Service Technicians
    • HVAC Technicians
    Please email resumes (MS Word format).

    Vet2Tech is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization helping veterans find employment opportunities in manufacturing and technical service careers. We have a growing network of more than 1,000 companies nationwide who are interested in hiring veteran candidates. The services of Vet2Tech are always provided at no charge to veterans.

    Visiting Nurse Association & Blue Water Hospice
    www.vnabwh.com

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    ZF Axel Drivers Marysville
    www.zf.com




    Certified Veteran-Friendly Employer
    Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency recognizes employers that commit to military veteran recruitment, training and retention practices by awarding those employers Gold, Silver and Bronze level status as Veteran-Friendly Employers. MVAA’s Veteran-Friendly Employer program helps qualified organizations recruit and retain top veteran talent while providing others a road map to improve their recruitment efforts.

    To view a complete list of Veteran-Friendly Employers, visit:
    http://www.michiganveterans.com/Home/Employer-Summary/Certified-Veteran-Friendly-Employers


    Veteran Friendly Businesses
    "Veteran Friendly Businesses" published by Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Management. Detailed in the resource are companies that are suitable for and accommodate veterans. Also highlighted are brands that donate to organizations dedicated to veterans and companies who offer additional benefits to veterans.

    To view a complete list of Veteran-Friendly Businesses, visit:
    Veteran Friendly Businesses