Cobham Sensor Systems (formerly REMEC Defense & Space, Inc.), is a leading provider of RF and microwave products for the defense and space industry. Based in San Diego, the company has 1000+ employees. In order to compete with other defense contractors locally and nationally for top talent, Cobham’s leadership embarked on a comprehensive employer of choice initiative to help establish Cobham as a great place to work and viable choice for highly talented technical workers.
Their goal was to reduce turnover, attract top talent and significantly improve morale by becoming a place people enjoy working and contributing.
What We Did
Excellence at Work implementation over 3 years, with consulting
Profitability increased 78%, quality improved by 14%, employee satisfaction increased 60% and retention improved by 50% in 24 months. Received Workplace Excellence awards for exemplary HR practices in 2008 and 2010.