100 Best Companies to Work For
PCL Construction
Rank: 65 (2005 rank: N.A.)
Headquarters: Denver, CO
Industry: N/A
Midsized Companies Rank: 25
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 2,400
U.S. Sites: 239
Website: http://www.pcl.com
What makes it so great?
Employee ownership breeds camaraderie at this general contractor (Staples Center; Denver Airport). To avoid control by any single entity, no one is allowed to own more than 8% of shares. Seventy percent of employees volunteer regularly.
U.S. employees 2,543
Employees outside U.S. 3,650
% minorities 38
% women 9
New jobs (1 year) 523
% job growth (1 year) 26
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 34
% voluntary turnover 21
Applicants 6,500
Most common job (salaried) Superintendent $83,078
Most common job (hourly) Carpenter $52,215
N.A.: Not available. U.S. employees includes part-timers as of time of survey. Job growth, new jobs, and voluntary turnover are full-time only. Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of salaried and hourly employees. Revenues are for 2004 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees.