Werner Named Best for Vets Employer 2017
Werner Enterprises was recently designated a Best for Vets Employer by the Military Times for the third consecutive year. The publication’s annual list recognizes 82 companies for exemplary hiring efforts and employment benefits for military veterans and spouses.
Werner’s survey-based ranking included several performance areas identified by the Military Times:
• Number of military veteran associates
• Number of 2016 military veteran hires
• Military veteran spouse policies
• Company culture
As a military-friendly employer, Werner has pledged to hire 2,000 veterans and 250 veteran spouses in 2017. Werner is proud to say that military veterans and veteran spouses comprise approximately 20 percent of its workforce.