DENVER, February 11, 2022 – PCL Construction surpassed hundreds of U.S. companies to be named No. 3 on the Forbes annual ranking of America’s Best Midsize Employers. The highest-ranking construction company on the list, PCL Construction was selected after an anonymous employee survey of how likely workers were to recommend their current company. The contractor placed higher than household names such as Airbnb, ESPN, and Scholastic when it comes to employee satisfaction.

PCL Construction’s inclusive culture and unique employee share ownership program often earn the company a place on top workplace lists – in addition to Forbes, PCL Construction has a long history of being recognized by Fortune and regional business journals. The company is 100% employee-owned, with 90% of employees owning shares. The company has also prioritized diversity, equity and inclusion, offering monthly programming and educational opportunities for employees. With a focus on health and wellness, PCL offers low cost medical and pharmacy benefits to ensure employees and their families can get the care they need.

“At PCL Construction, we greatly value and support our workforce because we couldn’t build the future without them,” says Deron Brown, President and Chief Operating Officer of U.S. Operations for PCL Construction. “Our employees are our greatest asset and it’s an honor for their feedback to place PCL Construction among the leading employers in the country.”

Forbes’ list of America’s Best Midsize Employers is compiled through a survey of 60,000 employees. Participants share their willingness to recommend their own employers to their network. The final list ranks the 500 companies with the most recommendations.

PCL’s diverse construction portfolio attracts employees who are looking for new challenges and innovative work with a construction leader. To learn more about how you can write the plan for your future at PCL Construction, visit


About PCL Construction
PCL is a group of independent construction companies that carries out work across the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, and in Australia. These diverse operations in the civil infrastructure, heavy industrial, and buildings markets are supported by a strategic presence in more than 30 major centers. Together, these companies have an annual construction volume of more than $6 billion USD, making PCL one of the largest contracting organizations in North America. Watch us build at