Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) – Australia
– Citation: Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE)
The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) recognised Aurecon as an employer committed to promoting gender equality in Australian workplaces with an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) citation in 2018. Aurecon also received this citation in 2016.
WGEA awards the citation to organisations which demonstrate, among other things, action towards removing gender pay gaps and ongoing pay parity. Other citation criteria are in relation to leadership-led gender equality strategy, learning and development opportunities, flexible working, supporting those with caring responsibilities, employee consultation on gender equality matters and gender targets. As a Workplace Gender Equality Agency Pay Equity Ambassador, William Cox, Aurecon’s CEO, has a commitment to ensuring like-for-like pay parity within the business and championing pay parity within Aurecon’s external network
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