Mangano Announces Free Job Training Initiative For Local Veterans

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the Nassau County Veterans Services Agency will partner with ASR International Corporation, a Long Island company, to assist veterans in utilizing the skills gained during heroic service to jobs back home.

“My administration has worked tirelessly to support local and returning veterans in Nassau County,” said County Executive Mangano.“I commend ASR International Corporation for providing free training and orientation services to local veterans. This is truly an incredible opportunity for veterans to explore different career paths.”

The free job training and orientation service provided by ASR International Corporation is aimed at preparing veterans for careersin technical and engineering fields. Career fields include inspection services, quality assurance/control, construction, manufacturing, security, finance, information technology (IT) and safety. Training materials were developed by experts, who have hands on experiences in the fields mentioned above.

CEO Rao S. Anumolu added, “Education, training and orientation is a priority for the current day workforce and we are delighted to give something back to the brave men and women who proudly serve our nation."

Currently, ASR uses a training portal as an in-house program to orient ASR employees in various areas. The company attended the Nassau County Job Fair in June 2013, to offer this free service to veterans, on a trial basis. Currently, several veterans are piloting the portal. The portal also provides an online course module in workplace interaction, and interview skills.

Veterans interested in this opportunity should email their resumes to Applicants will be contacted, briefly assessed over the telephone and provided an email link with to utilize the ASR training portal. No personal information will be requested and no commitment need be given.

About ASR International Corporation
ASR is a New York-based technical support services provider, whose contributions to homeland security have been recognized by the United States Congress. Several of the company’s top management are veterans and have recognized the benefit of training returning veterans. The company holds multiple Federal government contracts, has also provided support services to Fortune 500 companies in sectors like, oil and gas, petrochemical, aerospace, marine and energy industries. CEO, Mr. Rao S. Anumolu received the prestigious 2010 Ellis Island Medal of Honor for outstanding contributions to his community, becoming the only Asian Indian to hold that honor.

ASR does not offer, promise or imply any jobs, employment or assignments from this training. It does have the support of The Guard and Reserve; and is certified as a Minority-owned Business Enterprise by the City and State of New York.