In an annual tradition that began in the late 90s, Kondex associates were recently given the opportunity to donate to local causes. This year, associates raised $1,075 for the Lomira Food Pantry and an additional $1,075 for the Lomira Giving Tree! These resources will not only be used to distribute food and holiday gifts, but also help towards things like rent, utilities, medical/dental expenses, and/or gas to those in need within our community.Continue reading Kondex Associates Make the Holidays Brighter for Local Community.
Senior Application Engineer Andy Theisen recently received an Agricultural and Biological Systems Engineering – Young Engineer Award from the Wisconsin Section of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (WIASABE). This award honors one individual annually for outstanding contributions to the advancement of the agricultural and biological systems engineering profession. Recipients of this award must be good-standing members of WIASABE, under the age of 40, and nominated by their peers.
In the last three years, Kondex has reduced its DART (Days Away, Restricted, or Transferred) rate by more than 60%. This metric is used to measure the impact of job-related injuries, as it tracks those that prevent someone from working, restrict one’s activities, or require transfer to another task. While the Company aims for zero incidents, this downward trend is reflective of the ongoing efforts to keep our associates safe.
We couldn’t have scripted it any better. On a recent snowy day, Kondex associates competed in our Chili and Soup Cookoff, a tradition started in 2000 and popularized in recent years. With 17 entries on 1st shift and 6 entries on 2nd shift, the smell in the lunchroom was warm and welcoming throughout the day.
Continue reading Heating Things Up!