ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CAES, a leading provider of mission-critical advanced technology, is proud to announce that the company has been named to the Military Times Best for Vets: Employers list for the second consecutive year. CAES was ranked 185th overall and 18th in the defense sector on the 2023 list, rising from 20th in the aerospace and defense industry in 2022.
“We are honored to be recognized on the Military Times Best for Vets list for a second consecutive year,” said Mike Kahn, CAES president and CEO. “It is a privilege and an honor to support those that serve and have Veterans on our team who bring their unique experience and broad skill set to CAES.”
Best for Vets is a yearly list compiled by Military Times of organizations that support Veterans in their careers through specific programs and policies. With only 230 companies in many industries included on the 2023 list, CAES is honored to be recognized as one of the best employers for our nation’s Veterans.
As an aerospace and defense supplier, CAES is committed to hiring Veterans. CAES currently partners with organizations like the U.S. Army Partnership for Your Success (PaYS), which matches U.S. Army soldiers with CAES opportunities. CAES also guarantees Army PaYS participants an interview for any CAES job they apply for.
Additionally, CAES benefits include a military leave policy that pays the difference between an employee’s civilian pay and their military pay for the duration of military leave. CAES also participates in military and Veteran-focused job fairs and uses recruiters who are focused on Veteran hiring.
“CAES is committed to supporting our military personnel and their families,” said Sheryl Hanchar, who leads the CAESVets employee resource group, which focuses on Veteran support and education for CAES employees. “We value the dedication and sacrifice of our CAES Veterans, and proudly stand by and empower our military family as a community.”
To see the full list of 2023 Military Times Best for Vets: Employers, click here.
CAES is a pioneer of advanced electronics for the most challenging defense and aerospace trusted systems. As a leading provider of advanced RF technology to the United States aerospace and defense industry, CAES delivers high-reliability RF and digital solutions that enable our customers to ensure a safer, more secure planet. On land, at sea and in the air, CAES’ extensive experience in the RF market and enhanced manufacturing capabilities are at the forefront of mission-critical military and aerospace innovation. www.caes.com