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U.S. Congressman Visits Service King’s Tacoma, Wash., Location

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June 2, 2016—Service King Collision Repair Centers announced Wednesday that it hosted U.S. Representative Derek Kilmer inside its Tacoma, Wash., repair center as a part of its ongoing commitment to promoting and generating awareness around career opportunities in the collision repair industry. 

“From its public commitment to hire 500 veterans and military family members in five years to investing in the next generation of automotive technicians and operating a vibrant, growing business, Service King continues to provide great opportunities to folks in our region,” Kilmer said. “I look forward to the continued positive impact its team makes in the future.”

Kilmer got a first-hand look at Service King’s growing operations and investment in the next generation of automotive repair workers. Service King’s recruitment initiatives include its Mission 2 Hire, Apprentice Development Program, Service Advisor Internship program in addition to others.

“Service King and our teammates are honored to visit with a leader who shares our passion for promoting gainful career opportunities to Washington and nearby residents,” said Wesley McAlester, Service King market vice president. “Congressman Kilmer’s visit was a valuable experience for all of our teammates as we continue to build Service King into a beacon of opportunity for area residents.”

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