ManTech Ranked No. 6 on G.I. Jobs' Top Military Friendly Employers List
Company is recognized for the sixth consecutive year
FAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 12, 2011-- ManTech International Corporation (NASDAQ:MANT) has been ranked sixth on the G.I. Jobs list of Top Military Friendly Employers®. This is the sixth consecutive year that ManTech has been named to the publication’s prestigious list of the top 100 military friendly companies. ManTech ranked second among defense companies.
G.I. Jobs compiled its list from a sample of 5,000 companies whose annual revenues exceeded $500 million. Criteria included the strength of a company’s military recruiting efforts, the percentage of new hires with prior military service, and policies toward National Guard and Reserve service.
More than 50 percent of ManTech’s current employees are veterans, and many of ManTech’s employees continue to serve in the U.S. National Guard and Reserves.
"Our servicemen and women are a tremendous resource. They have earned the nation’s respect and admiration, and we are proud to be recognized consistently as one of the top military friendly employers,” said ManTech Chairman and CEO George J. Pedersen. “The skills our veterans acquire while in service—and more importantly, the values that guide them and the work ethic they bring to the job—are of great value to any business. It would be impossible to put a price tag on the contributions veterans make to this company and to our ability to support the missions of the United States government."
ManTech gives high priority to recruiting military veterans, particularly to fill positions to satisfy the emerging needs of the United States Armed Forces and government agencies. Veterans carry out critical responsibilities in logistics and supply-chain management, C4ISR, cyber security, systems engineering, intelligence analysis, software and IT support, space and satellite communications, and corporate administrative functions for ManTech.
About ManTech International Corporation
ManTech is a leading provider of innovative technologies and solutions for mission-critical national security programs for the intelligence community; the departments of Defense, State, Homeland Security, Energy and Justice, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation; the space community; the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; and other U.S. federal government customers. We provide support critical national security programs for approximately 60 federal agencies through 1,000 current contracts. ManTech’s expertise includes command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) lifecycle support, cyber security, global logistics support, intelligence/counter-intelligence support, information technology modernization and sustainment, systems engineering, and test and evaluation. ManTech supports major national missions, such as military readiness, terrorist threat detection, information security and border protection. Additional information on ManTech can be found at www.mantech.com.
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