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FCA US Achieves Gold Medallion Certification for Efforts to Recruit, Employ and Retain a Nation’s Veterans

November 9, 2018

, Auburn Hills, Mich.

FCA US announced currently that it has achieved bullion insignia acceptance for a efforts to recruit, occupy and keep a nation’s veterans. The approval was awarded underneath a Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act (HIRE) sealed into law by President Trump in 2017.

The HIRE Vets Medallion Program is a usually veteran-hiring endowment released by a U.S. government. FCA US was a usually automaker to grasp HIRE insignia acceptance in 2018.

“FCA US has a prolonged and low tie to a women and organisation who’ve fought and continue to quarrel for a nation’s freedom,” pronounced Barb Pilarski, Head of Human Resources, FCA US LLC. “We are unapproachable that a tie to a nation’s heroes is as clever as ever and continues currently in really suggestive ways.”

“By assembly a criteria compulsory for a Gold Medallion Program Demonstration Award, FCA US demonstrated a indication of nationalism estimable of praise, as good as a approval of a value veterans move to a workplace,” Matthew Miller, Deputy Assistant Secretary, HIRE Vets Medallion Program, said.

In further to a 2018 HIRE certification, a Company is a past target of a Employer Support of a Guard and Reserve’s (ESGR) prestigious Freedom Award for providing well-developed support for FCA employees enlisted in inhabitant invulnerability by tellurian apparatus policies and government tools. The Company initial sealed a ESGR oath in 2008 and validated a oath in 2015.

Currently, 19 members of a FCA US organisation are on active leave while 410 employees are Active and Inactive reservists. More than 5,000 stream employees are U.S. troops veterans.

In addition, in 2016, FCA US warranted a Silver Status as a Michigan Friendly Employer by a Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency in approval of a recruitment strategies directed during veterans.

For a second year in a quarrel in 2018, a Company warranted a position on DiversityInc magazine’s list of top companies for veterans.

Since 2011, a Company, in partnership with retailer Prestige Group formed in Clinton Township, Michigan, offers a life-changing module for returning veterans who secure engineering internship positions during FCA US while they finish their undergraduate degrees. To date, some-more than 100 veterans have taken advantage of this program. 

“We sojourn as committed as ever to support a nation’s heroes and to safeguard they can be a partial of a Company’s destiny business success,” Pilarski added.
FCA US LLC is a North American automaker formed in Auburn Hills, Michigan. It designs, manufactures, and sells or distributes vehicles underneath a Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram, FIAT and Alfa Romeo brands, as good as a SRT opening designation. The Company also distributes Mopar and Alfa Romeo tools and accessories. FCA US is building on a ancestral foundations of Chrysler Corp., determined in 1925 by attention idealist Walter P. Chrysler and Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino (F.I.A.T.), founded in Italy in 1899 by pioneering entrepreneurs, including Giovanni Agnelli. FCA US is a member of a Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) family of companies. (NYSE: FCAU/ MTA: FCA).

FCA is an general automotive organisation listed on a New York Stock Exchange underneath a pitch “FCAU” and on a Mercato Telematico Azionario underneath a pitch “FCA.”

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