PARSIPPANY, N.J., July 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Securitas Security Services USA, Inc. is proud to announce that it has become a member of the 100,000 Jobs Mission Initiative, a coalition of 55 companies in diverse industries, committed to collectively hiring at least 100,000 veterans by 2020. Through this initiative, the coalition is focused on hiring veterans, reporting results and sharing best practices on recruiting, hiring, training, assimilating and retaining veterans. As of July 12, 2012, 18,249 veterans have been hired by coalition partners and the number keeps growing. During the same period, Securitas USA has added 3,276 veterans to its employee base through this program and others.
"Securitas USA is honored to be a part of this important initiative," said Executive Vice President Rocco DeFelice, CPP. "We are committed to hiring quality people from all walks of life, especially those who have served in our military." To further its connections with veterans, Securitas USA is building relationships with military-specific recruitment organizations by networking and posting jobs. For more information on the 100,000 Jobs Mission, please visit: www.100000jobsmission.com
Headquartered in Parsippany, NJ, Securitas Security Services USA and its affiliates offer security solutions, including uniformed security officers, mobile patrol and consulting & investigations. Everywhere from small businesses to large corporations, our 100,000 employees are making a difference. For more information, visit: www.securitasinc.com.
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