October 20, 2020
Caterpillar was named the Best Company to Work For in Brazil in 2020 in the “Large Company” category (over 1,000 employees). Thousands of Brazilian Caterpillar employees in the country watched as the award was announced by the Great Place to Work Institute in an online ceremony broadcast on October 19. The 150 top companies ranked guide will be published in the upcoming issue of the Época NEGÓCIOS magazine.
This is the fourth time Caterpillar was awarded first place; previous awards were in 2019, 2018 and 2009. With the 2020 recognition, Caterpillar is the company in Brazil to remain part of the select top 10 group for the longest time.
“We strive for excellence in everything we do – from living our Values to the delivery of products and solutions to our customers. In doing so we seek to create the greatest possible place to work for, which inspires our employees to live our purpose of helping our customers to build a better world,” said Odair Renosto, President of Caterpillar Brasil.
To produce the 2020 national ranking, Great Place to Work performs qualitative and quantitative surveys with employees and managers at more than 2,000 companies.
Since 1925, Caterpillar Inc. has been helping our customers build a better world – making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent. With 2019 sales and revenues of $53.8 billion, Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. Services offered throughout the product life cycle, cutting-edge technology and decades of product expertise set Caterpillar apart, providing exceptional value to help our customers succeed. The company principally operates through three primary segments – Construction Industries, Resource Industries and Energy & Transportation – and provides financing and related services through its Financial Products segment. For more information, visit caterpillar.com. To connect on social media, visit caterpillar.com/social-media.
Great Place to Work is a global consultancy that supports organizations to achieve better results through a culture of trust, high performance and innovation and who want people at the center of their business strategy. In addition, GPTW certifies and recognizes the best working environments in 90 countries around the world.