Richmond, VA – July 14, 2014 – CE News, a leading publication focused on engineering solutions, has named Timmons Group a national “Best Firm to Work For” in the civil engineering industry. Selected among hundreds of companies across the nation, the ranking evaluated firms on their workplace practices, employee benefits, employee retention rates, and an independent employee survey.
Timmons Group was founded in 1953 and has grown to over a dozen offices in Virginia and North Carolina. Led by President & CEO, Brian Bortell, the firm takes pride in offering team activities and company-sponsored events to motivate, reward and celebrate staff. “We believe our employees should love what they do and where they work,” said Bortell. “We want to foster a sense of pride and loyalty among those who are in our Timmons Group family. When we all work hard to provide unrivaled service to our clients, our individual success becomes the firm’s success.”
Timmons Group’s culture encourages work-life balance and emphasizes investment in its people. “Receiving this award is a direct result of our staff,” said Bortell. “Their dedication and professionalism are what allow us to achieve extraordinary successes each day.” Staff members are encouraged with optional summer flex hours, training and resources for educational advancement, the latest technologies for growth and efficiency, a collaborative culture and a progressive benefits package.
About Timmons Group Timmons Group is a multi-disciplined engineering and technology firm recognized for nearly twenty years as one of Engineering News Record’s (ENR) Top 500 Design Firms in the country. The firm provides economic development, civil engineering, environmental, GIS/geospatial technology, landscape architecture and surveying services to a diverse client base. Headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, Timmons Group has regional offices throughout Virginia and North Carolina. For more information, visit www.timmons.com.