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“I am proud to be a veteran at MidAmerican Energy! The company recognizes our advanced skills and provides networking and mentorship opportunities through our VETRN employee resource group. We have a family at MidAmerican that supports each other and works hard to help other veteran employees and veterans in the community.”
- Milt Buker, manager, contractor operations
MidAmerican is proud to have veterans and active members of the military as part of our talented and dedicated workforce. Men and women from all branches of the military possess qualities that strengthen our business. In addition to needed technical skills, we understand veterans and active members bring valuable qualities to our teams, including attention to detail, commitment to safety, effective planning, reliability and strong leadership. We proudly welcome military personnel and veterans, as well as their spouses and families, into our communities.
Military Friendly Employer 2024
Military Friendly® Employer
As a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Energy, we have earned the designation of a Military Friendly® Employer by VIQTORY. Military Friendly is the standard that measures an organization’s commitment, effort and success in creating sustainable and meaningful benefits for the military community. This service-disabled, veteran-owned small business connects the military community to civilian employment, education and entrepreneurial opportunities.
Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing Veterans (HIRE Vets)
We have previously been awarded the gold medallion from HIRE Vets, which is the only federal-level veterans’ employment award that recognizes a company or organization’s commitment to veteran hiring, retention and professional development.
Tom Kuhn Veterans Leadership Award
We are a recipient of the new Tom Kuhn Veterans Leadership Award. Named after Tom Kuhn – an advocate for industry veterans and longstanding Edison Electric Institute president – this award recognizes thoughtful leadership, impactful action and intentional strategic initiatives to attract and retain veterans in the energy industry.
Employer Support of Guard and Reserve (ESGR) Award
We are recognized by the Department of Defense as an employer that supports their Guard and Reserve employees. 
Our co-workers have the choice to join VETRN – our employee resource group for current or former veterans and their families. This group provides the opportunity to build relationships and receive support in transitioning to civilian life.