Topics 25 September 2020
The Foundation for Our Success: Our Employees

Without dedicated employees, it would be impossible for us to continue to grow and lead the market with innovations.

Our priority is to ensure that our employees feel connected to WAGO and act responsibly. We continuously strive to achieve the necessary conditions – every day of the week.

Important to Us:

  • Social standards
  • Diversity
  • Occupational safety and health
  • Lifelong learning

Maintaining: Social Standards

To do this, we base our actions on the standards issued by respected international associations. The basic labor standards of the International Labor Organization and the UN Declaration of Human Rights are integrated into these standards and thus into the WAGO Group's Code of Conduct. Company agreements with unions form a substantial contribution to high social standards. Since 2012, we've also been a member of the UN Global Compact, an international multi-stakeholder initiative, and support the ten principles of responsible corporate management.

Advantages: Diversity

We view a diverse workforce as an opportunity. One approach is, for example, supporting women in technical roles with a focus on mentoring and women-specific events. These initiatives have developed into a comprehensive WAGO women's network dedicated to our driven female professionals and managers. We signed the “Charter of Diversity” in 2017, and participate annually in Diversity Day.

Our employees should know that they are valued, regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic background, religion or beliefs, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity.

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Promoting: Occupational Safety and Health

Our products stand for high quality and exceptional usability. We also want to make our workplaces as safe as possible for our employees. To achieve this, we introduced a management system for our occupational safety and health protection policy. In addition, our facility health management offices offer diverse programs to actively promote and maintain the health of our employees. We can prove our commitment with the Corporate Health Award and the “Demographically Oriented Company” certificate.

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Enabling: Lifelong Learning

Professional training and qualification programs at every level give our employees a chance to develop their potential and improve their skills. This enrichment, in turn, motivates them and makes WAGO attractive to new employees. Since 1998, the WAGO Foundation has supported particularly driven trainees in nine different professions. Each year, as part of a public ceremony, the best trainees from two local counties are awarded prize money.

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Corporate Social Responsibility

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Inspiration for You

Our Mission Statement

Our Motivation

Mission and Vision: As professionals in electrical interconnection and automation technologies, we are aware of our responsibilities to guarantee reliable data and power supplies into the future. You can count on us – every day of the week!

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Our Approach

Values and Culture: As a family company with a strong sense of responsibility, we constantly work toward the welfare of everyone involved – whether employees, customers or suppliers. This principle is deeply rooted in our culture and influences all of our day-to-day activities.

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Commitment to the employees

People are our focus. This is proven by our numerous employer awards. We offer a variety of entry and career opportunities.

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The Industry of Tomorrow

The industry of tomorrow holds many new innovations and challenges – from cloud solutions up to automated production processes. WAGO accompanies you on the path to Industry 4.0.

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