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Our Core Values

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As UES continues to grow, it’s critical that we have a defined set of values that guide us like a north star. These values demonstrate who we are as a company and what we believe. STRIVE stands for Safety, Teamwork, Responsiveness, Integrity, Value, and Excellence.

SAFETY

Safety for ourselves and others is a core value. We are personally accountable to show up fit for duty, and all team members have the right and obligation to stop unsafe work. We believe that all accidents are preventable, and incident reporting is key for a learning culture.

TEAMWORK

We operate and win as one UES with an inclusive culture where each team member is valued, informed, and supported. We team with each other and customers to drive collaborative results.

RESPONSIVENESS

We are dedicated to understanding and serving our customers through reliable and responsive problem solving. We listen and are responsive to our fellow employees, ensuring we all have the support and resources needed to perform and grow.

INTEGRITY

We are honest and respectful in all interactions with customers, team members, vendors, and partners. We build trust by doing what we say and following through on commitments. We are committed to our social contract to support safe, quality, and environmentally sustainable outcomes for the communities we serve.

VALUE

For our customers, we strive to deliver expert, consistent, exceptional value through innovative processes. For our team members, we offer benefits, training, and career growth opportunities to create ongoing value.

EXCELLENCE

We deliver exceptional results to customers that anticipate and exceed their expectations. We hold ourselves to high standards of performance and quality in all we do with and for our customers, stakeholders and each other.