HEXPOL Compounding LLC (Burton Rubber Processing) was honored in the Cleveland Plain Dealer’s Top Workplaces listing for the third consecutive year. Ranked number six in the 2017 Top Workplaces listing among 50 northeast Ohio midsize (150 – 499 local employees) companies, Burton Rubber Processing again demonstrated the company’s commitment to its associates, valued customers, and community.
HEXPOL, a leading global provider of elastomer compounds, was among 150 companies cited in the newspaper’s eighth annual list. Employers were listed in three categories: large, midsize and small. Burton Rubber Processing, located in Burton, Ohio, was founded in 1957, with 253 associates currently working at the campus.
“Receiving this recognition is a testament to the daily efforts and pride every associate takes in their contributions to our great organization,” said John Gorrell, general manager, Burton Rubber Processing. “I’m very proud of our team for their loyalty to making us one of the best mid-size companies to work for in Northeast Ohio. It’s a privilege to serve alongside each of them.”
The 2017 Top Workplaces list, with a theme “Secrets to Success,” was published in the Plain Dealer on June 18. Employees of participating companies responded to a detailed survey conducted by independent workplace consultant, Workplace Dynamics, based in Pennsylvania. Company rankings were based solely on employee responses to a list of statements and questions addressing multiple work-related factors.
The survey addressed the many facets for identifying successful employers, including employee satisfaction, leadership development, and teamwork that fosters creativity and meaningful work.
“It is truly an honor for our company to be recognized for the third consecutive year as one of the best mid-size companies to work for in Northeast Ohio,” Gorrell said. “There is an enormous amount of respect and admiration among the entire team. We genuinely believe in the possibilities of our associates and are indebted to their extraordinary contributions that enable us to be highly successful.”
Elastomer compounds made by HEXPOL Compounding touch nearly every aspect of our world, helping to make the products we rely on where we work, live, and play. HEXPOL elastomers are used in products in multiple industries, including transportation, energy, wire and cable, construction and infrastructure, medical technology, and general industrial.
For information about HEXPOL Compounding and its products and services, visit the company’s website at www.hexpolcompounding.com.