OSHKOSH, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 11, 2017--
Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) today announced that is has been honored
with a Glassdoor
Employees’ Choice Award, recognizing the Best Places to Work in
2018. The Employees’ Choice Awards program, now in its 10th year, relies
solely on the input of employees, who elect to provide feedback on their
jobs, work environments and companies via Glassdoor.
Oshkosh Corporation’s reviews on Glassdoor specifically call out the
company’s flexible work schedules, professional development
opportunities, strong benefits and People First Culture. Oshkosh
Corporation was one of only five manufacturing companies on the list and
the highest rated company in Wisconsin.
“We are so excited to receive this award for the very first time, and
are truly humbled by the reviews and feedback from our team members. Our
People First Culture continues to be strengthened by our work/life
balance, career opportunities, amazing products and the ability to make
a difference,” said Robert H. Sims, Oshkosh Corporation Executive Vice
President and Chief Administration & Human Resources Officer.
“We know today’s job seekers are more informed than ever about where
they go to work, researching everything from company culture to career
opportunities to pay philosophy and more. To help people find companies
that stand out from the pack, the Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Awards
recognize employers that are truly Best Places to Work because they’re
determined by those who really know best - the employees,” said Robert
Hohman, Glassdoor CEO and co-founder. “Employers where employees love to
work continue to prove that they have a recruiting and business
performance advantage. We’re proud to celebrate the 2018 winners as we
mark our tenth anniversary of the Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Awards.”
current and former employees of companies worldwide can share insights
and opinions about their work environments by sharing a company review,
designed to capture a genuine and authentic inside look at what it’s
like to work at particular jobs and companies. When sharing a company
review on Glassdoor, employees are asked to rate their satisfaction with
the company overall, and key workplace factors like career
opportunities, compensation, benefits, work/life balance, senior
management, as well as culture and values. In addition, employees are
asked to describe the best reasons to work at their companies as well as
The Best Places to Work are determined using company reviews shared by
U.S.-based employees between November 1, 2016 and October 22, 2017. To
be considered for the large category, a company must have at least 1,000
or more employees and have received at least 75 ratings across eight
workplace attributes from U.S.-based employees during the period of
eligibility. The final list is compiled based on Glassdoor’s proprietary
algorithm, and takes into account quantity, quality and consistency of
In addition to being honored with a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award,
Oshkosh Corporation has also been named one of the World’s Most Ethical
Companies (2016, 2017) by Ethisphere Institute, one of America’s Best
Large Companies (2016, 2017) by Forbes and a Military Friendly® Employer
by Victory Media.
For the complete list of the Glassdoor Best Places to Work in 2018,
please visit: http://www.glassdoor.com/Best-Places-to-Work-LST_KQ0,19.htm.
About Oshkosh Corporation
Founded in 1917, Oshkosh Corporation is 100 years strong and continues
to make a difference in people’s lives. Oshkosh brings together a unique
set of integrated capabilities and diverse end markets that, when
combined with the Company’s MOVE strategy and positive long-term
outlook, illustrate why Oshkosh is a different integrated global
industrial. The Company is a leader in designing, manufacturing and
servicing a broad range of access equipment, commercial, fire &
emergency, military and specialty vehicles and vehicle bodies under the
brands of Oshkosh®, JLG®, Pierce®, McNeilus®, Jerr-Dan®, Frontline™,
CON-E-CO®, London® and IMT®.
Today, Oshkosh Corporation is a Fortune 500 Company with manufacturing
operations on four continents. Its products are recognized around the
world for quality, durability and innovation, and can be found in more
than 150 countries around the globe. As a different integrated global
industrial, Oshkosh is committed to making a difference for team
members, customers, shareholders, communities and the environment. For
more information, please visit www.oshkoshcorporation.com.
®, ™ All brand names referred to in this news release are
trademarks of Oshkosh Corporation or its subsidiary companies.
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