SAN DIMAS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–American States Utility Providers, Inc. (ASUS), a completely owned subsidiary of American States Water Firm (NYSE:AWR), has met the factors for the Platinum Medallion Award by means of the Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Using American Navy Veterans (HIRE Vets) Medallion Program. ASUS was acknowledged for these efforts throughout an internet ceremony on November 10.
The HIRE Vets Medallion Program implements the necessities of the HIRE Vets Act of 2017 and is the one federal award recognizing distinctive achievement in veteran employment.
The Platinum award acknowledges employers who meet standards in numerous classes together with veteran hiring, veterans retained, and veteran advantages. That is the third 12 months of the HIRE Vets Medallion Program and ASUS has participated all three years, attaining the Gold award for the 2 earlier years.
“ASUS is proud to be acknowledged by the HIRE Vets program, and is dedicated to hiring certified navy veterans, navy spouses, and reservists to assist meet our staffing wants,” acknowledged Robert J. Sprowls, President and CEO of American States Water Firm. “In the present day, and day by day, we’re Serving These Who Serve® and are grateful to our navy service personnel, previous and current, and the households who help them.”
About American States Water Firm
American States Water Firm is the mother or father of Golden State Water Firm, Bear Valley Electrical Service, Inc. and American States Utility Providers, Inc., serving over a million folks in 9 states. By its water utility subsidiary, Golden State Water Firm, the corporate offers water service to roughly 261,500 buyer connections situated inside greater than 80 communities in Northern, Coastal and Southern California. By its electrical utility subsidiary, Bear Valley Electrical Service, Inc., the corporate distributes electrical energy to roughly 24,500 buyer connections within the Metropolis of Large Bear Lake and surrounding areas in San Bernardino County, California. By its contracted providers subsidiary, American States Utility Providers, Inc., the corporate offers operations, upkeep and development administration providers for water distribution and wastewater assortment and remedy amenities situated on eleven navy bases all through the nation underneath 50-year privatization contracts with the U.S. authorities.
American States Water Firm has paid dividends to shareholders yearly since 1931, rising the dividends acquired by shareholders every calendar 12 months for 66 consecutive years, which locations it in an unique group of corporations on the New York Inventory Change which have achieved that outcome.