Bring Your Child to Work Day from Columbus, Ohio
HR Coordinator Kayla Wells and her team hosted a Deliver Your Baby To Function Day occasion at our Columbus, Ohio branch. Read through about the pursuits dad and mom shared with their young ones on this distinctive working day.
Simpson Solid-Tie Columbus hosted Convey Your Little one to Perform Working day this 12 months. We had a complete of 63 little ones and mother and father in attendance. The working day started off out with Zachary Harrison, the Plant Functions Northeast Area Director, and Bryan Rychlik, our Branch Manager VP. They both assisted introduce our department to the young ones and gave them a rundown on what we do here.
We then went into our lab for a robot demonstration. Our robotic picked up some components to smash some plates, picked up a knife to pop some balloons, then pulled on a string that designed balloons fall from the ceiling. Later on we did a tour of the plant where by the little ones were in a position to see how our goods are built from start out to end and get a glimpse of what some of their mother and father do on a day-to-working day foundation.
The very last action of the working day was making a workbench using our WBSK kit. Utilizing precut wooden, we completed a 50 percent-sized workbench. We prepare on positioning these workbenches in Lowe’s or Dwelling Depot shops all-around Ohio as shows. Our workforce experienced a blast, and I can’t wait to host once more up coming yr!
Following the event, I arrived at out to a several of our employees who attended this celebration with their youngsters to share a minimal about them selves and what their little ones considered about the occasion. I was thrilled and content to hear that the kids seemed to enjoy by themselves. This was a excellent way to give young ones a improved understanding of what our company does and the place their mothers and fathers go to operate just about every day.
From Bryan Donohue — Shipper/Receiver
“I commenced in the production office in 2020. I was a materials handler to start off, then transitioned to the UPS office in August 2021. It is been a terrific practical experience and there’s generally anything to find out. The Convey Your Little one to Function Day was a whole lot of exciting. My young ones discovered where I labored and what I did here at Simpson Robust-Tie. They savored the tour and had a blast setting up the bench. They cannot hold out to return. Equally of my young ones built new close friends and took absent a complete new knowledge for the day. Many thanks, Simpson Sturdy-Tie, for owning them!”
From Monthly bill Megahan — Regional Revenue Manager, Nationwide Retail
“Bring your Baby to Get the job done Working day was a huge success in Columbus this 12 months as we experienced report participation. My 14-12 months-aged son, Patrick, participated this yr (probably his previous, as he starts large college following yr) as he has accomplished four or 5 moments formerly. When we have been driving residence at the finish of the working day, he instructed me ideal absent that this was the best a person still by much. When I asked him what made this one superior than the other folks, he talked about the workbench establish as his preferred thing, adopted closely by the robot demonstration in the take a look at lab. He cherished the point that the workbenches we developed have been actually heading to be made use of to assist us market additional Simpson merchandise in Lowe’s and House Depot. Particular thanks to the HR group for building this day so memorable for all the children, as it was fantastic for them to see what all of their mothers and dads do to make the world we live in a location with safer and more powerful structures due to all of the products we manufacture.”