AWARE Inc. was named choice employer by the Glendive Job Service Employee’s Council, Wednesday, Mar. 28, 2016.
AWARE was recognized in Glendive JSEC’s large business category as an outstanding employer through “leadership, workplace culture, employee development and community orientation.”
Jennifer Juarez, AWARE service administrator in Billings, accepted the award on AWARE’s behalf. Jerry Jimison, Glendive mayor and JSEC committee member; Amy Deines, Glendive Job Service office manager; and Darla Handran, Glendive Employment Services Specialist and JSEC Coordinator were on hand to present the award.
Criteria examined for the award include employee benefit programs and employee-centered initiatives; employee training, skills development, knowledge and education; community involvement; high standard of serving as a community role model; demonstrations of excellent customer-service practices; and consistently engaging in ethical business practices.
Winners of this award apply to be nominated by Glendive JSEC. Glendive JSEC has been recognizing businesses with this award since 2014.
AWARE was also honored as the Missoula JSEC Employer of Choice award Feb. 17, 2016.
Read about the Missoula JSEC award by logging on to the Missoulian.com and searching for 2016 Missoula JSEC large business award.