SYDNEY, Australia, August 24, 2017
Hexagon PPM (formerly known as Intergraph Process, Power & Marine), a leading provider of enterprise engineering design software and project control solutions and part of Hexagon, has been named an Employer of Choice (EOC) in The Australian Business Awards 2017. This is the third consecutive year the company has achieved this honour.
The EOC accolade recognises organisations that have developed leading workplaces that maximise the full potential of their workforce through practices that demonstrate effective employee recruitment, engagement and retention.
Franz Kufner, executive vice president, Asia-Pacific of Hexagon PPM, said, “Hexagon PPM is proud to be recognised as an Employer of Choice for the third consecutive year. This award is a testament to our strong culture of inclusion and recognition, which is reflected in our people strategies both in Australia and globally.”
“Innovative human resource management practices play an increasingly important role in sustaining leading edge competitiveness for organisations in times of rapid change and increased competition,” said Australian Business Awards program director, Tara Johnston.
“There is a close relationship between innovation and employee engagement. Engaged employees often perform at a higher level and bring dedication and interest to their job, which often leads to innovation in the workplace.”
The key attributes of the Employer of Choice Framework define the characteristics of well-managed, high-performing, industry leading organisations that provide a stimulating and supportive workplace. Entrant organisations are required to demonstrate their achievements across the key areas of Organisational Culture; Leadership & Strategy; Employee Education, Training & Development; Employee Health, Safety & Satisfaction; Performance Management; Recognition & Remuneration.
For more information on The Australian Business Award for Employer of Choice and the 2017 EOC Winners, visit www.employerofchoiceawards.com.au. Further information on careers at Hexagon PPM in Asia-Pacific can be found at https://hexagonppm.com/careers/asia-pacific-careers.
The ARC Advisory Group, a leading industry analyst firm, ranked Hexagon PPM as the No. 1 overall worldwide provider of engineering solutions for plant design (process, power and marine), according to its “Engineering Design Tools for Plants & Infrastructure Global Market Research Study Market Analysis and Forecast Through 2020.”