HOUSTON, Jan. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group Mustang has been named one of Houston's Top Workplaces by the Houston Chronicle, ranking #9 on the list of large companies employing over 500 employees. The Top Workplaces are determined solely on employee opinions in areas such as career opportunities, compensation and training, company leadership, values and ethics. Private, nonprofit and publicly held businesses were included in the analysis.
Steve Knowles, Wood Group Mustang president said: "The recognition of being a top workplace is one of the distinguishing characteristics of our company and makes us unique throughout the industry. Our people make our company special."
Wood Group Mustang was the only engineering and construction services company named to the large company list, and 81% of its Houston area workforce, totaling over 2,500 people, completed the survey.
The rankings in Top Workplaces are based on survey information collected by Workplace Dynamics, an independent research firm specializing in employee engagement and retention. Rankings were composite scores calculated purely on the basis of employee responses, and 1,383 companies were invited to participate.
Wood Group Mustang is a global project management, engineering, procurement, and construction operations company serving the upstream oil and gas, refining and chemicals, pipeline, automation and control, and industrial markets. Wood Group Mustang has offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Malaysia, Latin America, Canada, West Africa and the Middle East. For more information, visit www.mustangeng.com.
Wood Group is an international energy services company with $6bn sales, employing more than 42,000 people worldwide and operating in 50 countries. The Group has three businesses - Engineering, Wood Group PSN and Wood Group GTS - providing a range of engineering, production support, maintenance management and industrial gas turbine overhaul and repair services to the oil & gas, and power generation industries worldwide.
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