ATLANTA, GA (February 27, 2019) — Rubicon, a technology company that provides waste, recycling and smart city solutions to businesses and governments worldwide, today announced that the company has been certified as a great workplace by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work®; the second consecutive year Rubicon has earned this accreditation.
“Rubicon’s mission is to end waste, and to help us realize that mission, we look for visionaries who are challenging the status quo, who want to make a positive difference in the world,” said Nate Morris, Founder and CEO of Rubicon. “As a company that is redefining the category of waste and recycling, I am proud of the team and the culture that we are building here at Rubicon and accept this Great Place To Work® accreditation on behalf of all the members of our family.”
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures, with over ten million employees in fifty countries taking the Trust Index© Employee Survey every year. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services, and certification programs, including Best Workplaces lists and workplace reviews, Great Place to Work® provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. Rubicon earned its 2019 credential based on extensive ratings and feedback provided by its employees in anonymous surveys.
With an overall mission to end waste, Rubicon has been a Certified B Corporation since 2012. A major aspect of Rubicon’s commitment to purpose-driven business is to provide the best workplace and benefits possible for its people. Some of the many benefits available to Rubicon employees include, but are not limited to:
- Healthcare Benefits: Paid healthcare premiums for all full-time employees and their dependents;
- Sustainable Transportation: Rubicon employees are rewarded for using mass transportation and cutting down on emissions, with a 65% reimbursement for any costs associated with mass transit;
- 401(K) Program: The Rubicon 401(k) benefit offerings ties directly to environmental, social, and governance investment options;
- Maternity/Paternity Leave Policy: Rubicon provides paid maternity leave up to fourteen weeks based on years of service, and eleven days of paid paternity leave; and
- Generous PTO: Generous paid time off is granted to employees (with proper approvals), with a minimum of twelve days off in your first year of employment plus 8 paid company holidays per year.
Rubicon is a technology company that provides waste, recycling, and smart city solutions to businesses and governments worldwide. It develops and deploys a full suite of cloud-based solutions to help its customers and network of independent waste haulers work towards more sustainable waste and recycling practices, uncover cost savings, and improve operations through data analytics. Using its proprietary technology platform, Rubicon helps its partners find economic value in their waste streams and confidently execute on their sustainability goals, always with an eye towards those solutions that have long-term economic viability. The company has over 1,000,000 service locations worldwide, is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, and has core teams in New York City and San Francisco. Rubicon is a Certified B Corporation and was named a Great Place to Work™ in 2018 and 2019. Learn more at www.RubiconGlobal.com.
About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services, and certification programs, including Best Workplaces lists and workplace reviews, Great Place to Work® provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. In the United States, Great Place to Work® produces the annual FORTUNE “100 Best Companies to Work For®” list and a series of Great Place to Work® Best Workplaces lists including lists for Millennials, Women, Diversity, Small and Medium Companies and over a half dozen different industry lists. Follow Great Place to Work online at www.greatplacetowork.com and on Twitter at @GPTW_US.