Goodrich Chosen As One of Greater Toronto’s Top Employers of 2010
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 21, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Goodrich Corporation’s (NYSE: GR) Landing Gear facility in Oakville, Ontario has been selected as one of Greater Toronto’s Top Employers of 2010 by Mediacorp Canada Inc. Goodrich was chosen for its contributions to a wide range of benefits including its retirement savings plan, health and wellness initiatives and tuition reimbursement program.
Mike Brand, president, Goodrich Landing Gear, said, “This award is a testament to our Oakville team in demonstrating the Goodrich culture of valuing our people, improving our products and processes, and showing ethics and integrity in all that we do.”
The Oakville facility produces landing gear for commercial and regional aircraft. The facility employs approximately 850 people, and recently celebrated its 25th year in operation.
The Greater Toronto Top Employers award goes to employers throughout the Toronto region that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work. Organizations are compared to others in their field to determine which ones provide the most progressive and forward-thinking work environment. Winners are chosen based on their demonstration of industry leadership, employee retention and positive employment outlook.
Goodrich Corporation, a Fortune 500 company, is a global supplier of systems and services to aerospace, defense and homeland security markets. With one of the most strategically diversified portfolios of products in the industry, Goodrich serves a global customer base with significant worldwide manufacturing and service facilities. For more information visit http://www.goodrich.com.
Goodrich Corporation operates through its divisions and as a parent company for its subsidiaries, one or more of which may be referred to as “Goodrich Corporation” in this press release.
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