“At Palo Verde, I’m absolutely confident that we’re able to provide a safe and reliable source of electricity for Arizona… because of the way that our management supports us in doing our job.”
Kevin Whitlock Palo Verde Fire Fighter
“Veterans support our freedoms, and I think APS does a really good job of supporting veterans.”
Angela Williams Radiation Protection Supervisor
“The challenge is what drives me. The challenges and excitement of the day to day is what keeps me going.”
Aaron Dudney IT Operations Manager
“I believe that my experience in the military prepared me for this job, but in addition to that it’s very rewarding. I really like what I do.”
Kelly Carpenter IT Field Services Technician
A welcoming environment
One way that we welcome veterans and their families into our community is through our Veteran Engagement Transition Retention Network (VETRN), an Employee Network group focused on transitioning veterans into our workforce.
Awards and acknowledgements
APS is a 2014 recipient of the Freedom Award, the Department of Defense’s highest honor given to employers who demonstrate exceptional dedication to members of the National Guard and Reserve. We also were among the first Arizona companies to receive the Governor’s Arizona Veteran Supportive Employer (AVSE) designation, among the first Arizona companies to join the Department of Veterans’ Affairs Veteran Economic Communities Initiative (VECI), and we’ve been recognized multiple times as a GI Jobs Military Friendly Employer.