NUSS TRUCK & EQUIPMENT RECEIVES 2023 HIRE VETS MEDALLION AWARD FROM THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
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12/7/23 – U.S. Acting Secretary of Labor Julie A. Su recognized Nuss Truck & Equipment as a recipient of the 2023 HIRE Vets Platinum Medallion Award during a virtual award ceremony presented by the U.S. Department of Labor. The Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act (HIRE Vets Act) Medallion Program is the only federal award program that recognizes employers who successfully recruit, hire, and retain veterans.
“For five years, we’ve had the distinction of being awarded for our efforts to hire and retain servicemen and women,” said Talent Acquisition Manager, Josh Rock. “Nuss prides itself on both being the dealer of choice for industry partners around us but more importantly the employer of choice for these amazing professionals.”
Nuss joins 858 other companies from 49 states, plus the District of Columbia, who have shown a commitment to hiring veterans, but also ensuring that they have a long-term career and growth plan that uses the diverse skills they acquired through their military service.
Recipients of the 2023 HIRE Vets Medallion Award meet rigorous employment and veteran integration assistance criteria, including veteran hiring and retention percentages; availability of veteran-specific resources; leadership programming for veterans; dedicated human resource efforts; pay compensation and tuition assistance programs for veterans. More than 1,600 employers have earned a HIRE Vets Medallion Award since 2018.
About Nuss Truck & Equipment:
With nine locations in Minnesota and western Wisconsin, Nuss Truck & Equipment is the region’s largest dealer of new and used Mack and Volvo Trucks, and Volvo Construction Equipment. Established in 1959, Nuss has become a leading provider of service, parts, trailers, rentals and custom-engineered solutions for the trucking and construction industries. With headquarters in Rochester and Roseville, Minnesota, Nuss is proud of its commitment to safety and exceptional service. For more information and a list of locations, visit https://www.nussgrp.com/.
Roll Out the R.E.D!
Honoring veterans and military members is an everyday affair at Nuss. Nuss encourages everyone to Roll Out the R.E.D. (Remembering Everyone Deployed) in honor of our nation’s deployed servicemen and servicewomen. Employees are invited to wear R.E.D. on Fridays and R.E.D. apparel is available for purchase in the Nuss Parts Department at all Nuss locations where $5 from each sale will be donated to the United Service Organization.
Come Work for Nuss!
Nuss Truck & Equipment is currently hiring and stands by its commitment to providing exceptional career opportunities for military veterans. Learn more about Nuss hiring veterans at: https://youtu.be/V4XXIJ-bUBE and apply today at https://www.nussgrp.com/about/careers/join-the-team/ or text “NUSSJOBS” to 52345.
About the HIRE Vets Medallion Program:
The HIRE Vets Medallion Award is earned by businesses that demonstrate an unparalleled commitment to attracting, hiring, and retaining veterans. The 2023 HIRE Vets Medallion Award application period will open to employers on Jan. 31, 2024. For more information about the program and the application process, visit HIREVets.gov.