Utility and infrastructure service provider, Select Solutions, has been commended as a “Best Employer for 2014” by global human resources company, Aon Hewitt.
Select Solutions received the prestigious award with 15 other companies, chosen from 120 entries across Australia and New Zealand, due to its positive employee engagement results, commitment to safety and employee communications.
Select Solutions General Manager, John Kelso, was delighted with the recognition, particularly, with the strong growth of the business since inception.
“Since our establishment in 2009, Select Solutions has grown from 300 to nearly 900 employees who provide services to the utility and infrastructure sectors across Australia, and this recognition is a proud moment in what has been a monumental year for the company,” Mr Kelso said.
“Select Solutions has been recognised as having outstanding employee engagement scores and delivering excellence in people management practices.
“Importantly, safety was our highest employee engagement driver, scoring 94 per cent, which is critical in the industries we service,” he said.
Select Solutions is now assessed as being in the top quartile of each of the four Talent Management indexes:
- Employee Engagement – 80% overall engagement rating in 2014
- Effective Leadership – being people focussed
- Aligned Employer Brand – being part of a customer focussed growth business with our trademark ‘United, Trusted and Dynamic’ behaviours as our centrepiece
- High Performing Culture – alignment with our business Vision, Strategy and Plans
Select Solutions recently completed the acquisition of Geomatic Technologies, a recognised leader in advanced mobile and spatial technologies and is among Australia’s leading providers of IT integrated solutions and services.
The full list of Top 16 accredited Best Employers can be found here.