YRC Freight Named a Top 100 Military-Friendly Employer by G.I. Jobs(R)

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Feb. 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — YRC Freight announced its newest ranking in G.I. Jobs® magazine, which places the company among the top 100 military-friendly employers, according to the 12th Annual Military Friendly Employers® 2015 edition.

With over 26,000 employees, Overland Park, KS-based YRC Freight is the largest operating unit of YRC Worldwide, and with a 10 percent veteran hiring level in 2014, YRC Freight continues to prove its commitment to the nation’s military.

“YRC Freight is determined to help those who have protected America find their place as professionals in the transportation industry, recognizing the valuable knowledge and work ethic gained through military service,” said Darren Hawkins, president of YRC Freight. “We strongly believe in the career equity gained through time spent in the military and the value of skills possessed by those transferring into civilian service.”

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