DCA is proud to announce that member company J.F. Brennan Company (Brennan) has been Certified™ by Great Place To Work® for the 7th consecutive year. This honor is based on candid feedback from Brennan’s dedicated employees, with an impressive 87% stating that Brennan is a great workplace.
The achievement underscores Brennan’s commitment to fostering a positive workplace culture. As noted by Sarah Lewis-Kulin, Vice President of Global Recognition at Great Place To Work, Brennan’s distinction places them amongst top employers in providing a nurturing and supportive environment.
In 2023, Brennan launched a concerted effort to gather 80% participation in the Great Place To Work certification survey, up 17% from last year. The results are a testament to the strong bond and open communication within the Brennan family.
Matt Binsfeld, Brennan President and CEO, expressed gratitude to the entire team, lauding the milestone as a reflection of the company’s culture and unity. He stated, “A good culture is founded on good people working together. This recognition is a tribute to our incredible team.”
What Sets Brennan Apart?
- Family-Centric Approach: Brennan offers rewarding careers and prioritizes a healthy work-life balance.
- Safety and Quality: The company emphasizes safety, quality, and efficiency, striving to provide the best possible workplace.
- Culture of Respect: Open communication, respect, and accountability are at the heart of everything Brennan does.
- Community Engagement: Through the Brennan Gives Back program, the company supports various foundations and community initiatives nationwide.
Great Place To Work research highlights the value of such a nurturing workplace, showing that job seekers are more likely to find a supportive boss and employees are more likely to enjoy their daily work.
Brennan, a fourth-generation, family-owned marine construction firm, has been a leading figure in environmental remediation, dam construction, and other specialized services since 1919. Operating nationwide, Brennan’s commitment to excellence continues to resonate throughout the industry.
For those interested in joining a company that prioritizes its people, please visit Brennan’s career page.
J.F. Brennan Company, Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer.
About J.F. Brennan Company
J.F. Brennan Company, Inc. is a long-standing member of the Dredging Contractors of America. With a rich history since 1919, Brennan specializes in services that contribute significantly to the enhancement and protection of our water-based infrastructure, operating nationwide in both coastal and inland waterways. Read More about the award here
About Great Place to Work Certification™
Great Place To Work® Certification™ is the most definitive “employer-of-choice” recognition that companies aspire to achieve. It is the only recognition based entirely on what employees report about their workplace experience – specifically, how consistently they experience a high-trust workplace. Great Place to Work Certification is recognized worldwide and is the global benchmark for identifying and recognizing outstanding employee experience.