Faith Technologies Named One of the “2013 Best Companies to Work For” by Ingram’s
Lenexa, Kan. (June 5, 2013) – Faith Technologies, a full-service electrical and specialty systems contractor, was recently recognized as one of the “2013 Best Companies to Work For” by Ingram’s, Kansas City’s business magazine. This award recognizes Faith Technologies’ exceptional management practices; educational and advancement opportunities; benefits and spirit of teamwork; as well as in a challenging economy, being able to create a workplace where people are inspired, motivated, productive and happy.
The company was honored for continuing to invest in an employee benefits program that attracts, retains and develops more than 1,500 employees – 208 who work out of the Kansas City office. The company goes above offering standard benefits and provides sector-specific benefits such as identity-theft protection, emergency travel assistance and reimbursements for safety shoes and safety glasses. Faith Technologies has also produced a comprehensive approach to health insurance and wellness that includes semi-annual newsletters; lunch and learn sessions; reimbursements for flu shots, health club costs, run/walk events and recreational sports fees; annual health-risk assessments; a nicotine-cessation program; and free oatmeal, fresh fruit and green tea in the break rooms. Employees who hit their wellness goals can also earn incentives.
“It’s an honor to be recognized again as one of Ingram’s Best Companies to Work For,” said Stephanie Guin, Executive Vice President – Human Resources. “This award is a testament to all of our dedicated employees who make Faith Technologies a best-in-class organization. Our goal is create a culture of empowerment allowing every employee to develop their career and contribute to the overall success of the company – something we all can be very proud of.”
Ingram’s “Best Companies to Work For” showcases workplaces of the highest quality in the greater Kansas City region. A total of 35 winners and finalists were selected from each category of large (more than 400 employees), medium (100-400 employees) and small (less than 100 employees) companies. In 2010, Faith Technologies was also named one of the “Best Companies to Work For” by Ingram’s. Companies are only eligible to enter every three years.
Faith Technologies has also received other notable awards and recognitions this year, including being awarded first place in the Builders’ Association Safety Excellence Awards Program, being awarded the Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. Gold Safety Award of Honor and exceeding 2 million hours worked without a lost-time incident.