PI&I Motor Express, Inc. and U.S. Army Partner For Hiring Our Heroes
CLEVELAND, OH… Representatives of the U.S. Army, Cleveland Recruiting Battalion and PI&I Motor Express, a steel hauler in Masury, Ohio signed an agreement on November 15th to provide priority-hiring status to qualified Soldiers participating in the Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS) program. The event took place at the corporate offices of PI&I at 908 Broadway Ave. Extension, Masury, Ohio.
PaYS is a partnership between the Army and a cross-section of over 450 corporations and public sector agencies. It provides the Soldier with an opportunity to serve their country while preparing for their future. The PaYS program provides America’s youth with an opportunity to serve their country while they prepare for their future. Soldiers live by the Army’s Core Values – Loyalty, Duty, Respect, Selfless Service, Honor, Integrity and Personal Courage. The Values are very appealing to employers. In addition, the Soldiers also learn discipline, communication and leadership abilities while in the Army.
Upon completion of their active duty commitment, Soldiers coordinate with the PaYS partner they selected upon enlistment and are entitled to an interview with that company if openings exist. They can begin the hiring process as they prepare to leave the military. If the Soldier is a reservist, they are able to apply when they return from their Basic Training and Advanced Individual Training for truck driving.
PI&I Motor Express is the nation’s largest owned and operated flatbed carrier east of the Rocky Mountains with over 900 tractors working under their umbrella. Established in 1971, they are celebrating their Diamond Anniversary and in doing so, are a customer driven flatbed carrier that prides itself on making sure you are always moving. More Freight, More Money; PI&I is committed to ensuring their drivers receive top rated pay and benefits.
For more information at PI&I, call 330-448-4035, extension 135 or visit www.piimx.com.
For information regarding the PaYS partnership, please call Marie Haberstroh, U.S. Army, Cleveland Recruiting Battalion at 330-398-8384.
Visit the U.S. Army website at www.goarmy.com.