Summer

If It’s Summer, It Must be Time to Move

As you may know, summertime is when many folks choose to move.  And with Memorial Day upon us, today we’ll provide you with some of our best advice. Moving is one of the most stressful things that people do, but it doesn’t have to be that way.  There are steps you can take to choose the right mover, ensuring that your experience will be positive. You should also do your homework: check out your potential mover through their website, through various social media sites, through the Better Business Bureau, through impartial sites that rate movers or, even better, through referrals from friends, […]

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(6/4) JK is Hiring! At the Prince William County OHCD Job Fair in Woodbridge

JK Moving Services will be at the job fair hosted by the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development on Saturday, June 4, 2016. The job fair will be held at the A.J. Ferlazzo Building in Woodbridge, Virginia, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. You can view all of JK’s job listings here. Where: A.J. Ferlazzo Building 15941 Donald Curtis Drive Woodbridge, VA 22191 When: Saturday, June 4, 2016, at 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

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Edward Buggs Explains His Role as JK’s Military/Government Services Coordinator

After his years in the armed forces, Edward Buggs joined JK as our Military/Government Services Coordinator. In this video, Buggs explains his role at JK, as well as his initial surprise at how the moving industry is an incredibly logistical operation. Watch the video below to hear Buggs’ story! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XLYa3xWDP3k We wish all members of the military a happy Armed Forces Day. We appreciate all that you do! This video is part of JK’s #TalentTuesday series, which you can view immediately as they are posted on Tuesdays to our social media pages: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn. You can also view more of our posts about moving […]

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Terms and Rules to Know for A Military Move

For our U.S. service members, moving within the military is complex, with different rules, regulations, and offices to work with. To prevent any stalls in the move, it is best to be familiar with all of the acronyms and jargon used in military moves. JK has proudly moved thousands of service members over the years, so we are familiar with all of the lingo used. Use the list below to stay on top of your military move terminology. Common Carrier A utility or business that transports people and/or goods from one place to another for a fee. This includes buses, […]

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JK is Committed to a Culture of Safety — JK’s 2016 Move Manager Workshop

Recently, all of JK Moving Services’ Move Managers came to JK’s headquarters in Sterling, Virginia to attend our annual Move Manager Workshops, a series of training sessions that recommit our long-distance drivers to the top safety practices. Move Managers Why do we call our drivers “Move Managers?” Because they are much more than drivers. Sure, they drive the vehicles, but they are also responsible for the crews that load and unload your belongings. JK’s Move Managers know the best packing and transporting procedures – how to prevent damage to your items and home during the move – and are up […]

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