BOSTON, Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, has been named one of the 2020 Best Workplaces in Manufacturing & Production by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE. This award underscores the value Schneider Electric places on employees and the company culture as well as the critical role these employees play in the continued success of the manufacturing operation.
The ranking considered feedback representing over 160,000 employees working at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations in the manufacturing and production industry. Great Place to Work, a global people analytics and consulting firm, evaluated more than 60 elements of team members' experience on the job. These included the extent to which employees trust leaders, the respect with which people are treated, the fairness of workplace decisions, and how much camaraderie there is among the team. Rankings are based on employees' feedback and reward companies who best include all employees, no matter who they are or what they do for the organization. Schneider Electric took the No. 7 spot on the list – moving up one spot from its 2019 ranking.
"We are proud to receive this award as it recognizes all that we have done to establish an inclusive culture and develop a diverse team of highly-skilled professionals that drives the company forward," said Aamir Paul, US President, Schneider Electric. "This award has greater meaning in a year when this team remained steadfast in the face of the pandemic, ensuring the safety of our staff and the stability of our supply chain to maintain our commitment that life is on for our customers."
"Best workplaces like Schneider Electric have built dynamic, flexible, and transparent workplaces built on trust," said Michael C. Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work. "This gives companies on this list a powerful opportunity not just to do well for their people, but also to do well for their businesses."
The Best Workplaces in Manufacturing & Production is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations. Schneider Electric has been ranked as a Best Workplace for Diversity (ranked #76) and a Best Workplace for Manufacturing & Production (ranked #8) in 2019 by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE.
About the Best Workplaces in Manufacturing & Production Great Place to Work based its ranking on a data-driven methodology applied to anonymous Trust Index™ survey responses representing over 160,000 employees working at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations in the manufacturing and production industry. To learn more about Great Place to Work Certification and recognition on Best Workplaces lists published with FORTUNE, visit Greatplacetowork.com.
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 around the world and used those deep insights to define what makes a great workplace: trust. Great Place to Work helps organizations quantify their culture and produce better business results by creating a high-trust work experience for all employees. Emprising®, their culture management platform, empowers leaders with the surveys, real-time reporting, and insights they need to make data-driven people decisions. Their unparalleled benchmark data is used to recognize Great Place to Work-Certified™ companies and the Best Workplaces™ in the US and more than 60 countries, including the 100 Best Companies to Work For® and World's Best list published annually in Fortune. 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™.
About Schneider Electric At Schneider, we believe access to energy and digital is a basic human right. We empower all to make the most of their energy and resources, ensuring Life Is On everywhere, for everyone, at every moment.
We provide energy and automation digital solutions for efficiency and sustainability. We combine world-leading energy technologies, real-time automation, software and services into integrated solutions for Homes, Buildings, Data Centers, Infrastructure and Industries.
We are committed to unleash the infinite possibilities of an open, global, innovative community that is passionate about our Meaningful Purpose, Inclusive and Empowered values.