Department of Veterans Affairs Honors Northrop Grumman Corp.

The Department of Veterans Affairs’ Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Service have recognized Northrop Grumman Corporation as this year’s VetSuccess Private Employer of the Year for their efforts in hiring veterans with disabilities. Most notably the company’s program, Operation IMPACT (Injured Military Pursuing Assisted Career Transition), that facilitates injured military veterans in finding jobs within the company and assists them in developing a career path, contributed to their success.

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