Denver, Colorado (July 20, 2022) — PCL Construction is proud to be Certified™ by Great Place to Work®. The prestigious award is based entirely on what current employees say about their experience working at PCL Construction. This year, 93% of employees said it’s a great place to work – 44 points higher than the average U.S. company.
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture, employee experience, and the leadership behaviors proven to deliver market-leading revenue, employee retention and increased innovation.
“Great Place to Work Certification™ isn’t something that comes easily – it takes ongoing dedication to the employee experience,” said Sarah Lewis-Kulin, vice president of global recognition at Great Place to Work. “It’s the only official recognition determined by employees’ real-time reports of their company culture. Earning this designation means that PCL Construction is one of the best companies to work for in the country.
The results of the Great Place to WorkTM survey, sent to more than 1,400 PCL employees across the U.S., show that employees overwhelmingly express a sense of pride in working for PCL. Respondents said employees are treated fairly regardless of their background, and that the leadership team encourages professional development and fosters a culture of shared success.
PCL is 100% employee-owned, which many respondents credit with building a culture of family and accountability.
“Our employee-ownership model is what truly differentiates PCL from the competition, and is the foundation of our success,” says Deron Brown, president and chief operating officer for PCL’s U.S. Operations. “Across the organization, PCL employees are experienced, passionate solution providers. We thrive on collaboration, which is why at our company you’ll find camaraderie and teamwork at all levels.”
According to Great Place to Work research, job seekers are 4.5 times more likely to find a great boss at a Certified great workplace. Additionally, employees at Certified workplaces are 93% more likely to look forward to coming to work, and are twice as likely to be paid fairly, earn a fair share of the company’s profits and have a fair chance at promotion.
To learn more about the benefits of working with PCL, and explore career opportunities, visit: https://www.pcl.com/us/en/careers
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 www.pcl.com.
About Great Place to Work Certification™
Great Place to Work® Certification™ is the most definitive “employer-of-choice” recognition that companies aspire to achieve. It is the only recognition based entirely on what employees report about their workplace experience – specifically, how consistently they experience a high-trust workplace. Great Place to Work Certification is recognized worldwide by employees and employers alike and is the global benchmark for identifying and recognizing outstanding employee experience. Every year, more than 10,000 companies across 60 countries apply to get Great Place to Work-Certified.
About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture. Since 1992, they have surveyed more than 100 million employees worldwide and used those deep insights to define what makes a great workplace: trust. Their employee survey platform empowers leaders with the feedback, real-time reporting and insights they need to make data-driven people decisions. Everything they do is driven by the mission to build a better world by helping every organization become a great place to work For All™.