Why should an employer join DirectEmployers Association? How do companies use their DirectEmployers Association membership? I’ll be the first to admit, we provide a lot, so it can be difficult to cover everything in an elevator speech. Many of our Members are federal contractors, so they might initially join for access to tools and resources to assist with VEVRAA and Section 503. Others join for the job distribution and recruiting solutions. Ideally, we hope Members will maximize all of the benefits!

Bill Fowles of Member company ABB, Inc. is one example of how a Member is using DirectEmployers for both OFCCP compliance and recruiting. Listen to why he feels DirectEmployers is his most valued resource when it comes to OFCCP compliance, and why ABB is now heavily engaged in using .JOBS:

Key takeaways:

Tim Weidner of ABB

Tim Weidner of ABB at the Veterans Connect Career Fair that preceded DEAM14.

  • ABB has locations scattered across the U.S. in nearly every state. DirectEmployers helps them maintain compliance, push diversity and inclusion initiatives and maintain their military presence in hiring.
  • ABB uses My.jobs Microsites and the My.jobs Network for visibility in search engines to reach candidates with a specific and unique skill set, like electrical engineering and robotics, in addition to target small and rural locations.

Whether you’re a current Member or considering membership, connect with us to learn more about DirectEmployers membership benefits by calling 866-268-6206, or say hello at one of the upcoming industry conference we’re attending.

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