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The 20 Best Manufacturing Companies to Work For As Rated by the Women Who Work There (September 2021)

Looking for a new job in manufacturing? Check our list of the most women-friendly employers in the industry, as rated by the women who work there.

InHerSight's list of the best manufacturing companies for women is based on millions of anonymous employer ratings and reviews from working women. Manufacturing companies on this list have 20 or more submissions as of September 1, 2021. Rate your company ›

The 20 best manufacturing companies to work for

NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration is an aviation & aerospace company headquartered in the Washington, D.C. area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and support for diversity (5.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration:

"Its the best place if you are in STEM to work. There is no glass ceilings and I know women who I went to school with be amazed when I tell them I have on site child care."

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DTE Energy is a utilities company headquartered in the Detroit, MI area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and support for diversity (5.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for DTE Energy:

"I feel very blessed to work with such an awesome company. As a woman the benefits they offer is so great. Way ahead of the game compared to other companies! I felt welcomed from t…"

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Conservice is a utilities company headquartered in the Logan, UT area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for support for diversity (5.0 stars) and women in leadership (4.7 stars).

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DriveTime is an automotive company headquartered in the Tempe, AZ area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and paid time off (4.5 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for DriveTime:

"DriveTime is an innovative organization that challenges their employees and leaders to be their best self."

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Michelin is an automotive company headquartered in the Grover, MO area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (4.6 stars) and support for diversity (4.6 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Michelin:

"Great company!"

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Cox Automotive is an automotive company headquartered in the Sewickley, PA area, that employs 2 to 10 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.7 stars) and support for diversity (4.6 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Cox Automotive:

"The top 2 leaders of my business unit are women. My director and her boss are both women. It's an incredibly inclusive workplace! Hormone medications and gender surgeries are paid…"

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Schneider Electric is an electrical/electronic manufacturing company headquartered in the Paris, France area, that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and support for diversity (5.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Schneider Electric:

"Proud Schneider Electric is building an inclusive workplace. We're committed to gender equality, diversity, and inclusion for all. Our Global Family Leave Policy includes key lif…"

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Exelon is a utilities company headquartered in the Chicago, IL area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.4 stars) and paid time off (4.3 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Exelon:

"Exelon is an excellent place for all people to work. This is a great diversified work place that have a very good pay structure."

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Manheim is an automotive company headquartered in the Atlanta, GA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.4 stars) and maternity and adoptive leave (4.4 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Manheim:

"I work outside been in 3 different departments been there for 3 years and loved both the teams I was on everyone is friendly"

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Cummins Inc. is an automotive company headquartered in the Columbus, IN area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.2 stars) and sense of belonging (4.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Cummins Inc.:

"Cummins has great women at all levels...Check out their leadership representation. Every single one of those women is uplifting others, and in turn, they are lifting even more. M…"

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Ingersoll Rand is an electrical/electronic manufacturing company headquartered in the Davidson, NC area, that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.0 stars) and wellness initiatives (3.9 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Ingersoll Rand:

"Proud to be a female working at this company. Truly progressive!"

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Samsung is an electrical/electronic manufacturing company headquartered in the Ridgefield Park, NJ area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for support for diversity (5.0 stars) and sense of belonging (4.7 stars).

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Trimble is an electrical/electronic manufacturing company headquartered in the Sunnyvale, CA area, that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for flexible work hours (4.2 stars) and ability to telecommute (4.2 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Trimble:

"Trimble is a great company. They have initiatives for women's mentoring and networking programs, there are women in Senior leadership roles and opportunities for women to be promo…"

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Shaw Industries is a textiles company headquartered in the Dalton, GA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (3.9 stars) and equal opportunities for women and men (3.9 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Shaw Industries:

"Great company for men and women alike for many reasons! "

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BASF is a chemicals company headquartered in the Florham Park, NJ area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and maternity and adoptive leave (4.2 stars).

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Enterprise Fleet Management is an automotive company headquartered in the St. Louis, MO area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for equal opportunities for women and men (4.1 stars) and management opportunities (4.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Enterprise Fleet Management:

"Amazing company. I am proud to be an employee for such a great company. The only thing that i would love to see eventually implemented would be more child care incentive progr…"

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American Electric Power (AEP) is a utilities company headquartered in the Columbus, OH area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for support for diversity (5.0 stars) and paid time off (4.2 stars).

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ExxonMobil is an oil & energy company headquartered in the Irving, TX area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (3.8 stars) and paid time off (3.7 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for ExxonMobil:

"I’ve truly been amazed at how well the company cares for its people. With my first baby, I had the option for up to 10 months off, no questions asked. Everyone was so supportive, …"

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Duke Energy Corporation is a utilities company headquartered in the Charlotte, NC area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (3.9 stars) and women in leadership (3.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Duke Energy Corporation:

"My teams were the best! Focus on well-being, family, and job satisfaction... what a wonderful, purposeful place to be each day!"

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The Dow Chemical Company is a chemicals company headquartered in the Midland, MI area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for support for diversity (4.9 stars) and paid time off (4.2 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for The Dow Chemical Company:

"Dow has many upper management women in the company. Along with mentoring opportunities to help you achieve your goals. Engineering is a tough business but they strive to make it a…"

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