Hunter Crown, a boutique Executive Search and Recruiting company, recognized best employers in the water and wastewater industry as a part of the 2nd Annual Best Employers to Work for contest. Thirteen nominations were received from the employees of some of the most recognized and innovative companies in the industry. Thanks to the insightful employee feedback from multiple companies, the award was given to outstanding organizations in the water and wastewater industry across eight categories.
These companies had the highest percentage of their employees vote during the contest. They also received the highest scores for culture, growth, innovation, leadership, and collaboration.
Hunter Crown officially congratulates the following Best Employers in the Water and Wastewater Industry:
Aktor for winning the 2018 contest as the Best Employer in the Water and Wastewater Industry: Category - Construction
Burns & McDonnell for winning the 2018 contest as the Best Employer in the Water and Wastewater Industry: Category - Engineering
Grundfos for winning the 2018 contest as the Best Employer in the Water and Wastewater Industry: Category - Large (International)
Missouri American Water for winning the 2018 contest as the Best Employer in the Water and Wastewater Industry: Category - Operations
Moleaer for winning the 2018 contest as the Best Employer in the Water and Wastewater Industry: Category - Startup
Nexom for winning the 2018 contest as the Best Employer in the Water and Wastewater Industry: Category - Wastewater
Sanexen for winning the 2018 contest as the Best Employer in the Water and Wastewater Industry: Category - Water
Xylem for winning the 2018 contest as the Best Employer in the Water and Wastewater Industry: Category - Large (Domestic)
Here’s what some of the employees shared about these companies:
“I've worked for several great organizations spanning 27 years in the industry, and Burns & McDonnell is by far the best. It's exciting to wake up and be eager to go to work and see what new challenges my team overcomes.”
“Amazing people, incredible environment! Grundfos values its people, stands behind our products and has a heart to make a difference in this world!”
“The leadership within Missouri American Water is second to none. Caring, compassionate, and committed to their employees and the business.”
“We are all about teamwork at Moleaer, and I love working in a supportive, collaborative, laid-back environment where everyone's ideas and opinions matter. I work hard, but also laugh and smile a lot, still feel energized after long days!
"Quite simply, Nexom is one of the best organizations that I have ever worked for. The management team genuinely cares about the employees and work hard to ensure we have everything we need to be successful in our roles."
“Xylem is an incredible company to be part of. It is exciting, caring, innovative and the leadership team gives great direction and opportunities to develop and progress as one wishes. I feel genuinely valued and couldn't wish for a better company to work for!”
About Aktor: Aktor is an international highly diversified company focused on Infrastructure, Building, Industrial, MEP, Solar Power Construction, EPC and Concession Contracts, Facility and Project Management. Our vision is to enhance further our role as a worldwide construction group by securing sustainable future development through continuous improvement of services based on our values such as integrity, teamwork, responsibility and transparency.
About Burns & McDonnell: We are a full-service engineering, architecture, construction, environmental and consulting solutions firm, based in Kansas City, Missouri. Our staff of 5,700 includes engineers, architects, construction professionals, planners, estimators, economists, technicians and scientists, representing virtually all design disciplines. We plan, design, permit, construct and manage facilities all over the world, with one mission in mind: Make our clients successful.
About Grundfos: Grundfos develops water solutions for the world, setting the standard in terms of innovation, efficiency, reliability and sustainability. Whether providing drinking water for the smallest villages to the tallest skyscrapers, removing wastewater and bringing heat, cooling and comfort to the world, Grundfos moves water where it needs to go.
About Missouri American Water: Missouri American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately 1.5 million people. With a history dating back to 1886, American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse U.S. publicly traded water and wastewater utility company. The company employs more than 6,900 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 15 million people in 46 states and Canada. American Water provides safe, clean, affordable and reliable water services to our customers to make sure we keep their lives flowing. For more information, visit amwater.com and follow American Water on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
About Moleaer: Moleaer (Latin for tiny air) is a Los Angeles based company that develops industrial scale nanobubble generators to enhance a wide range of processes. Nanobubbles do not float, have immense surface area and stay suspended in water for long periods of time resulting in an unprecedented high rate of gas transfer. These extraordinary properties are proven to help farmers grow more food, oil and mining companies recover more valuable resources and operators treat wastewater more cost effectively.
About Nexom: The wastewater industry has seen how nutrients have exposed the limits of existing solutions. Nexom designs and supplies the next wave of proven technologies for cleaner water so municipalities and industries can confidently meet and exceed every treatment need. Nexom is a team of about 60 employees, spread across three offices in the United States and Canada, led by CEO Tom Pokorsky and President Martin Hildebrand, and backed by the strength of XPV Water Partners, a leading investment firm focused on high growth water, related waste and environmental businesses globally.
About Sanexen: Sanexen Environmental Services inc. is a contractor in contaminated site remediation and Water Main Rehabilitation. Over the past 30 years, our company has completed contracts totaling more than a billion Canadian dollars in the environmental and water main rehabilitation fields. We have developed a profound expertise as well as technologies adapted to the needs of private corporations and public organizations facing various environmental issues. We rely on the knowledge and experience of a team of more than 450 employees.
About Xylem: Through our signature citizenship program, Xylem Watermark, we bring clean water, sanitation and hygiene education to schools and communities in emerging markets, and respond with water solutions when disaster strikes around the globe. With greater strategic focus than ever before, a strong and experienced leadership team, a high-performance company culture and a clear plan for short- and long-term growth globally, we are building on the strength of our history to deliver a higher level of customer service, innovation and value — today and well into the future.
About Hunter Crown: Hunter Crown is the Water and Wastewater Industry’s Executive Search Partner. The company was founded with the sole purpose of bringing top talent together with incredible opportunities at the best companies. With 150,000+ professional contacts globally, 22+ years of cumulative recruiting experience, and 200+ successfully completed searches, Hunter Crown is the recruiting partner of choice for water and wastewater talent.
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