Military Friendly Companies Across the U.S.

Business / September 26, 2017 /

As a Veteran of the U. S. Air Force, when I got out of the Military, I wanted to find an employer that understood and appreciated Veterans for their service and utilized their skills. So, where do you look to find these employers? Military researches and ranks thousands of employers and their programs and benefits for recruiting and retaining Veterans. Below is the list of the top 4 Military friendly employers in the Defense and Security industry who are ranked Gold, which means that they are within 20% of the 10th-ranked organizations.

1. ADS Inc is a Virginia-based company that has won countless awards for being a great workplace with a great culture. They provide services and solutions, to include purchasing of equipment for the Department of Defense, Federal, State and Local agencies. The main companies they support are Homeland Defense and Homeland Security Operations, which makes Veterans a viable and valuable resource for them. ADS has many perks and programs for their employees, to include awarding six employees every six months who represent one of their six core values, their Mission Give-Back Program, Team Outings, and great benefits.

2. AECOM is a worldwide company that engages employees with volunteer efforts for social responsibility enhancing the global communities to make a difference where they work and live. They design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets for Government, business and organizations.

3. G4S Secure Solutions, Inc. has locations throughout the United States and is ranked as one of the top 125 organizations that surpasses other companies in employee training and development in 2016 according to Training Magazine. They provide security services, protecting people, property and assets.

4. Summit Technical Solutions, LLC is a Colorado-based company that is ranked as one of the 50 best workplaces in 2016 according to INC. Magazine. They provide technical services in systems and software engineering, testing and training, and management of data.

If you are a Veteran seeking employment and you want a company to work for that understands and appreciates Veterans, check out Military Friendly at Take advantage of their extensive research on thousands of organizations looking to hire Veterans and find a great company to work for after your enlistment ends!