Hire Heroes

Pledge to Hire Mississippi's Heroes

 

Why Hire Heroes

Mississippi veterans possess the skills, training and character needed by businesses to be competitive in today's economy. Veterans...

  • Learn Quickly
  • Are Proven Leaders
  • Understand Teamwork
  • Understand Diversity
  • Perform Under Pressure
  • Respect Procedures
  • Demonstrate Integrity
  • Maintain Professionalism
  • Take Responsibility

Businesses that hire veterans may also receive federal tax credits through Work Opportunity Tax Credit and up to 50% reimbursement for the cost of training new employees through On-the-Job Training.

These are some of the employers who have taken the Pledge to Hire Mississippi Heroes

Join them today by taking the pledge on behalf of your business.

  • Big M Transportation
  • Canton Sheet Metal & Roofing
  • Ceco Building Systems
  • Columbus Marble Works
  • Crane Employment
  • Georgia-Pacific
  • Home Hardware Center
  • Lowe’s, Columbus, MS
  • Lowe’s, Starkville, MS
  • Magnolia Metal & Plastic, Inc.
  • Mid-Delta Home Health-Hospice
  • NEW Corp
  • North Atlantic Security
  • Pacific Paper Products
  • Paul Davis Emergency Services
  • Performance Contractors
  • Pride Total Protection, LLC
  • Royal Trucking Company
  • Sam’s Services
  • Taco Bell
  • Wade, Inc.
  • Wendy’s

Veterans have skills that make them great employees; and, employers may qualify for tax credits by hiring veterans. Click below to take the Pledge to Hire Mississippi Heroes and a WIN Job Center representative will contact you to help complete your job order.

Take the Pledge to Hire Mississippi Heroes below

Yes! I want to give my pledge to hire Mississippi veterans. MDES can use my company name to promote this program.