Post-Gazette Top Workplaces 2013
MSA (Mine Safety Appliances Co.)
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- Cranberry Township, PA
’11, ’12, ’13
Established in 1914, MSA is a global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of safety products that protect people's health and safety. The company's comprehensive line of products is used by workers around the world in the oil, gas and petrochemical industry, fire service, law enforcement and homeland security sector, the construction industry, mining market and other industries, as well as the military. Principal products include self-contained breathing apparatus, gas masks, gas detection instruments, head protection, ballistic body armor, fall protection devices and thermal imaging cameras.
The company also provides a broad range of consumer and contractor safety products through retail channels. These products are marketed and sold under the MSA Safety Works brand. MSA has manufacturing operations in the United States, Europe, Asia and Latin America, and more than 40 international locations.
“At MSA, we make the world safer, one person at a time.”
“I am challenged. There is an ability to create a foundation for best practices that will work today and into the future. I feel the supported by my leaders and confident to enact change. ”
“I love my work and the ability to make design decisions for products that protect people.”
“I work with wonderful people who care about their job.”
“They are not only leading a great company, but treat every employee like equals and family.”