Trimac Attends “Historic” ESGR Signing Ceremony at the Pentagon

December 11, 2015 - Washington, D.C.  Tonja Wilhelms, US Recruiting manager for Trimac Transportation along with another 39 Transportation Industry employers was invited to the Pentagon by ESGR (Employers Support of the Guard and Reserve) and FASTPORT for a ceremonial “Statement of Support For The Guard and Reserve” signing event. The employers who attended the ceremony were joined by several key partners;  Alex Baird, ESGR executive director, Tom Bullock,  ESGR deputy director of employer outreach, Dr. Susan Kelly, the Director of Transition to Veterans Program Office, Governor Bill Graves, ATA President, and Bill McLennan, CEO of Fastport Inc.   The Statement of Support is a commitment to fully recognize, honor and comply with the (USERRA), provide the tools needed to managers within the organization to effectively manage those employees who serve in the Guard and Reserve and fully recognize and support our country’s Service member and their families. 

Earlier this year, Trimac announced a commitment to hire veterans through the Hiring Our Heroes Program’s Trucking Track and forged a solid relationship with Fastport to help fill that hiring commitment. Trimac’s attendance of this “historical” event further displays our continued dedication to our Nation’s heroes and publically affirms that Trimac is ready to stand as a strong partner in Veteran employment. 

Trimac Transportation is in the business of providing bulk transportation, logistics, and related transportation services to meet the North American requirements of their customers and creating value for shareholders by delivering value to customers safely. Trimac’s Canadian and United States operations are complemented by strategic partners in Mexico, adding full service capability in and out of the country. With more than 100 branches throughout North America, Trimac is proud to be an active part of the many communities in which we operate.

As the premier provider of bulk trucking services in North America, Trimac offers a variety of professional driver positions across the United States and Canada. “These are great company driver and owner operator positions for veterans. There are also numerous opportunities for veterans at Trimac that are not behind the wheel.  As the Preferred Place to Work in the bulk trucking and logistics industry, Trimac offers a variety of office, administrative, and management roles at the head office and branch level across the Trimac network. 

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