News By Tag
News By Place
Verified First Awarded Best Place to Work in Idaho Among Medium Employers
Verified First, a leading background and drug screening company, was named the top rank for Best Places to Work in Idaho among Medium Employers.
By: Verified First
The Best Places to Work in Idaho program is hosted by a partnership of organizations that seek to improve the condition of employment. Spearheaded by POPULUS, an Idaho-based HR research firm, this program has honored top Idaho business since 2008. This year, Verified First was honored as the top ranked company for Medium Employers with 50 - 99 employees.
Awards for Best Places to Work in Idaho are based on results from confidential employee surveys that measure workplace satisfaction. Employers are rated on five key areas, which include employee growth and development, compensation and benefits, and work-life balance. Surveys also assess company management and workplace environment. For the last three years, Verified First has been placed on the top 10 list for employers in its size category, but this is the first year it was ranked first among Medium Employers.
Since being founded in 2012, Verified First has flourished in Idaho. Last year, Verified First was ranked as the 198th fastest-growing company on the Inc. 5000 list, making it the fastest-growing privately held Idaho company in 2017. This growth was made possible through its exceptional workforce, which is why Verified First heavily invests in its employees.
The company provides comprehensive benefits, including 100% employer paid health insurance, company matched 401k, and an Employee Assistance Program. As Verified First has grown, the company has implemented new employee benefits. The leadership team at Verified First credits its commitment to employees as being responsible for its high ranking at this year's Best Places to Work in Idaho.
"Our incredible growth was made possible through accomplishing daunting goals in our company. We couldn't cross the finish line without our employees, which is why we give back to them as much as possible. Because we honored our commitments, our employees reciprocated through positive feedback at this year's Best Places to Work in Idaho," explained Nick Massoth, General Manager at Verified First.
This year's honor from Best Places to Work in Idaho is a milestone for Verified First, but they have no intention of slowing down.
"We've risen through the rankings of Best Places to Work in Idaho through evaluating annual feedback and pivoting to make our company even better. We're honored and thankful our employees view us as the #1 company in Idaho. As we grow, we'll continue to build on the strengths that make our company deserving of this honor," said Zach Townsend, HR Manager at Verified First.
About Verified First
Headquartered in Meridian, Idaho, Verified First is the premier background and drug screening company. Our customizable search solutions help companies of all industries validate and verify potential employees. We take pride in our ability to work with organizations of all sizes, and our global reach enables us to solve even the toughest background screening challenges quickly and efficiently. https://www.VerifiedFirst.com