Volvo Penta of the Americas has been recognized as a Great Place to Work by the Great Place to Work Institute, an institute that promotes and measures workplace excellence.
The Great Place to Work Institute certification recognizes companies that achieve high scores in employee satisfaction based on surveys of workers. The survey revealed that 91 percent of employees at Volvo Penta of the Americas said the company is a great place to work, stressing the work culture, benefits, people and opportunities offered by the company.
Factors contributing to the high scores in the Great Place to Work survey include the company’s continuing education programs, diversity initiatives, job safety focus, benefits, growth opportunities and active community involvement.
The Great Place to Work Institute research shows that a high-trust, high-performance culture can help a company attract top talent as well as retain talent by promoting respect among colleagues while giving employees a deeper connection to their daily work.