We are extremely honored to have been selected to support the Department of Veterans Affairs with human capital solutions
Reston, VA (Vocus) October 14, 2010
Serco Inc., a provider of professional, technology, and management services to the federal government, announced today that the Company has been awarded a new contract to support the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Employment Coordination Service (VECS) Veterans’ Reintegration and Retention Program. Serco was competitively selected for this task under the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM), Human Resource Solutions Training and Management Assistance (TMA) Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract for Human Capital Solutions. The task order is valued at approximately $20 million over a one-year base period.
Under the contract, Serco will provide program management; a knowledge management-based web portal with job hiring tools, e-Learning elements and simulations, videos, and chat rooms; mobile web technologies; a call center; and, career coaching.
This Veterans’ program is focused on reintegrating and retaining Veterans within the Department of Veterans Affairs and on providing assessment and hiring tools for all U.S. Veterans returning to civilian life. Serco will build an Assessment Center that will offer an integrated suite of hiring tools that will combine skills, interests, and experience to identify ideal jobs for Veterans looking for new career opportunities. Additionally, Serco will design and deploy a virtual collaboration room where career coaches can work directly with Veterans.
“We are extremely honored to have been selected to support the Department of Veterans Affairs with human capital solutions,” said Steve Sieke, Serco’s Senior Vice President of the IT and Professional Services Group. This win demonstrates our continued focus on bringing together information technology, human capital management, and structured learning programs.”
About Serco Inc.: Serco Inc. is a leading provider of professional, technology, and management services focused on the federal government. We advise, design, integrate, and deliver solutions that transform how clients achieve their missions. Our customer-first approach, robust portfolio of services, and global experience enable us to respond with solutions that achieve outcomes with value. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Serco Inc. has approximately 11,000 employees, annual revenue of $1.4 billion, and is ranked in the Top 30 of the largest Federal Prime Contractors by Washington Technology. Serco Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Serco Group plc, a $6 billion international business that helps transform government and public services around the world. More information about Serco Inc. can be found at http://www.serco-na.com.