Kruger products has been ranked second overall on the Forbes list of ‘Canada’s Best Employers’ for 2018. The company came first in the packaged goods industry sector.
“At the core of our success is the skill and dedication of our people,” said Francois Paroyan, corporate vice president, Human Resources. “Ranking #2 on the Forbes list is a testament to our engagement strategies, and we are committed to continuing to provide our employees with a great place to work and with opportunities to learn and grow.”
In a statement, Kruger noted that its on-the-job training, coaching and mentoring, partnerships with educational institutions, diverse seminars and workshops and community involvement all played a role in the Forbes accolade.
The Forbes ranking includes 300 companies from 25 industry sectors with operations in Canada. Eight thousand employees were asked to rank their employers on a scale of 0 to 10.
In 2017 Kruger ranked 31.