Fortis recognizes and supports our country’s service members and their families in peace, crises and war, said Conway.
Bloomfield Hills, MI. (PRWEB) November 06, 2014
“Fortis recognizes and supports our country’s service members and their families in peace, crises and war,” said Conway.
By signing The Statement of Support, Fortis pledges to fully recognize, honor and enforce the Uniformed Services Employment and Re-Employment Rights Act (USERRA), provide managers and supervisors the tools they need to effectively manage those employees who serve in the Guard and Reserve and encourage opportunities to hire Guardsmen, Reservists and Veterans.
“Fortis has a long history of supporting the men and women of our nation’s armed forces,” said Conway. “Currently 10% of our workforce are veterans and reservists. We are proud to formally pledge our support to these heroes and vow to continue recruiting and training active and former service members.”
About Fortis Energy Services, Inc.
Fortis Energy Services is a leading oil and gas service provider headquartered in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan with operations throughout the Midwest and Northeastern states including: Michigan, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Ohio, New York, Indiana, Illinois and North Dakota.
Fortis is a multi-award winning company, consistently ranked in the Inc 5000 list and named as one of the “ Top 100 Energy Companies in America.” The company is well known for its exceptional commitment to safety, best in class equipment and crews. Performing operations with zero incidents is the sole focus of the Fortis organization. http://www.fortisenergyservices.com
Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve is a Department of Defense office established in 1972 to develop and maintain employer support for Guard and Reserve service. ESGR advocates relevant initiatives, recognizes outstanding support, increases awareness of applicable laws, and resolves conflict between service members and employers. Paramount to ESGR's mission is encouraging the employment of Guardsmen and Reservists who bring integrity, global perspective and proven leadership to the civilian workforce. http://www.esgr.mil/