Best employer awards
A recognized employer of choice
Forbes' World's Best Employer
We are proud to be part of the Forbes’ World’s Best Employer list for 2021. We are included in the Top 25 engineering companies worldwide and rank #8 among Swiss companies. The Forbes list is based on an independent survey of 150’000 employees in 58 countries and is conducted by Statista. The survey evaluates the respondents' willingness to recommend employer brands and their satisfaction with various work-related statements.
This recognition goes out to all our employees who help us to continuously improve with their feedback and engagement.
Top Employer in Switzerland
We are recognized as a Top Employer 2022 in Switzerland. Being certified as a Top Employer showcases our organisation’s dedication to a better world of work – exhibited through excellent HR policies and people practices.
The Top Employers Institute programme certifies organisations based on the participation and results of their HR Best Practices Survey. The survey covers 6 HR domains consisting of 20 topics including People Strategy, Work Environment, Talent Acquisition, Learning, Well-being and Diversity & Inclusion and more. Sulzer achieved an excellent overall score of 84.86% out of 100%. This recognition shows that our efforts to make Sulzer a fantastic place to work are yielding very positive results.
Pay parity at Sulzer Switzerland
As part of the Federal Act on Gender Equality, all companies in Switzerland with more than 100 employees were required to perform an equal pay analysis in 2021. According to this certified external assessment, we do not have any gender pay gap within the three entities at Sulzer Switzerland. These positive results for Switzerland demonstrate our commitment to an open and inclusive culture for all employees regardless of gender – a critical part of our Sustainable Sulzer initiative.
Best Employer in ChinaIn 2021, Sulzer Suzhou was one of the 30 companies who won the award "Best Employer in Big Suzhou Area." The evaluation included four processes: expert review, public vote, employee survey and brand evaluation. Around 200 of our colleagues were randomly selected for providing feedback about the company.
Also in 2021, Chemtech China won the Best Employer and the Best Social Enterprise awards for Greater China. The evaluation is held by HRoot, which is a famous HR media platform in China.