CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
We work to protect, contain and secure the physical environment using smart geotextile and geosynthetic products. We help our clients mitigate environmental risk through world-leading research and innovative product development.
Our company values centre around having the power to change the game. We will show empathy and act with humility, honesty, transparency and integrity. As one team, we will break down barriers and build connections to work together. We will be open to new ideas and embrace innovation. We will celebrate successes and empower individuals to be responsible for their own work and choices.
- Diversity and inclusion in our workforce We are committed to ensuring our recruiting practices reflect the diverse community and all employees feel valued and have equal opportunities
- AccessEAP Service Our Employee Assistance Program is a voluntary, confidential and complimentary counselling service focused on helping employees enhance their overall wellbeing
- Mental Health Awareness
All employees complete a Mental Health and Wellbeing course to raise awareness and provide information of where help and support is available
Significant increase in the reporting of Near Miss Incidents and Hazards demonstrating our commitment to reporting and improving our safety behaviours
- Online Training
All employees have access to on-line training modules specific to our products, processes and safe work practices to keep up-to-date
- Flexible Working Arrangements Policy
We want all our employees to be able to achieve a healthy work/life balance
- Reward & Recognition Program
Initiative to recognise employees for going above and beyond
- Group Service Awards
To acknowledge, recognise and award employees after completing 5, 10, 15, 20, 25 and 30 years of service
Business plays an important role in all communities and being socially responsible is just part of that. Participating within the community and supporting services and charities is critical for a thriving society.
We have been working with coastal communities and developing countries in coastal protection for many years. In 2018, Geofabrics won the AusTrade Australian Export Award for Environmental Solutions. Recognised for the positive environmental impact our Australian made Elcorock coastal protection system had in projects in Tuvalu and New Zealand.
We are members of Social Traders, an organisation that leads the charge for social procurement and social enterprise procurement. Social Traders help to create employment and training opportunities for marginalised people and donate over half their profits to charity. We are proud to support an Australian organisation that promotes equitable and social procurement. Geofabrics provides a level of preference to suppliers that demonstrate social responsibility. Through our membership with Social Traders we are seeking to promote supply chains that drive positive social impact.