Textron Inc. has been recognized by Forbes as a 2021 top-five employer in Kansas. Textron’s subsidiary, Textron Aviation Inc., designs and manufacturers aircraft in Wichita, Kansas.
Forbes identified America’s Best Employers by State rankings in an independent survey conducted by market research company Statista Inc. and based the research on direct and indirect employee recommendations. Survey participants shared their opinions on topics such as working conditions, salary, potential for development and a company’s image.
“Being recognized by Forbes as a top employer in Kansas showcases the important and valuable contributions of our employees,” said Maggie Topping, senior vice president, Human Resources and Communications, Textron Aviation. “From accountants and avionics technicians to engineers and pilots, it’s our employees’ passions that make Textron Aviation a great place to work.”
The Forbes recognition is an affirmation of the dedication our teams display every day. Our culture is one that strives for excellence, without relenting.Shane Newsom, manager in Operations, Textron Aviation
More than 12,000 aviation enthusiasts around the world, including approximately 10,000 in Kansas, work for Textron Aviation. Nearly half of these individuals have been with the company for over 15 years.
Being recognized by Forbes as a top employer in Kansas showcases the hard work and passion that the entire team puts in is being acknowledged.Terry Hobbs, leader in Operations, Textron Aviation
Textron Aviation continues to seek new talent to propel it further in the industry. Visit txtav.com/careers to explore new opportunities.