No. 9 – Electric Motor Repair (EMR)
U.S. employees: 210
About the company:
Electric Motor Repair is a leading provider of service, installation, parts & distribution to the commercial kitchen, refrigeration, industrial motor, elevator and marine industries. Founded in 1927 in Baltimore, EMR is a third-generation family-owned business that operates six locations to serve the mid-Atlantic region, including Baltimore County, Baltimore City, Beltsville, and Salisbury, as well as Lorton, Virginia, and Delaware Valley. Service extends into the Hampton Roads, Tidewater-area of Coastal Virginia, as well as Western Pennsylvania, and Western Maryland.
What our employees love about working here:
A collaborative approach to decision-making; positive atmosphere; company events — annual picnic, “Pizza Fridays,” “Hump Day Hotdogs,” post-Monday popcorn, Halloween parties/costume contests, Christmas décor contest.
Other unique benefits we offer:
EYE SPY, a unique employee engagement program designed to encourage positivity in the workplace, and uphold the EMR customer service pledge, code of conduct, and commitment to safety.
Employee recognition programs:
Years of service gift: Each decade milestone has monetary value tied to it; employees get the chance to choose a gift from Amazon.
Ways we relieve stress and promote fun:
“Pizza Fridays”: One Friday a month at all branches, EMR supplies pizza lunch for staff; “Hump Day Hotdogs”: Every Wednesday, EMR cooks hotdogs for all staff.