Twenty volunteers from ESS arrived at the corner of Lierman and Washington in Urbana on Saturday August 25, to build a community garden for a struggling neighborhood. The LNAC (Liermann Neighborhood Action Committee) has been planning a community garden for six months. ESS stepped up to provide workspace for preparing the raised garden beds, funds [...]
Meet our new HR Mgr., Lorianne Bauer, get the date for the annual party, and volunteer for the first annual ESS community project day!
The Five Stones Foundation awarded $10,000 in scholarships for the 2012/2013 school year. As a result of our Core Value - "Improve the Lives of our Team", ESS formed and independent scholarship foundation called the Five Stones Foundation to award scholarships each year to ESS employees and their dependents. The goal is to help alleviate [...]
Seven ESS Team Members completed Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University on Saturday, April 14, 2012. Financial Peace University is an intense training program on personal finance. ESS offers the class every spring at no cost to all ESS employees. The class covers BUDGETING, RELATING WITH MONEY, GETTING OUT OF DEBT, BUYING INSURANCE, NEGOTIATING GOOD DEALS, [...]
Meet the new members of the ESS Clean Team, celebrate the Team Members of the Quarter plus service awards and check out the reminders.
Bob Odell has joined the list of ESS Managers completing the Dale Carnegie course for personal development. As a result, Bob has enhanced his interpersonal relations, stress-manangement and ability to handle a fast-changing work environment. Bob joins several other ESS managers who have completed the course including Terry Patton, Operations Manager, Tony Neal, Special Services [...]
The Five Stones Foundation will be offering Scholarships once again to ESS employees and their children. Five Stones believes that education is important and that a college degree can result in a higher paying job. It is one step forward in the "Pursuit of Happiness" guaranteed to all of us in our U.S. Constitution. For [...]
Several members of the ESS Management and Special Services Teams earned their Aerial Lift Training Certificates after a cold January training day. Among those certified were William Navas, Special Services, James Barrett, Special Services, Ismael Sandoval, Special Services, Ed Schmidt, First Shift Supervisor, Bryan Drake, Special Services Supervisor, Tony Neal, Special Services Supervisor, Bob Odell, [...]
Paul Taylor, ESS Clean, Inc. President has attained the designation of LEED Green Associate on October 27, 2011. LEED professionals are the driving force behind the green building movement. By becoming a LEED Green Associate, Paul has distinguished himself as a leader and a resource for others seeking to achieve their sustainability goals. His specialized [...]
We had a ball at our annual company party with a festive fall celebration at Hardy's Reindeer Ranch. Congratulations to the 2012 Safety Jackpot Winner Yvonne Starr, and to our Outstanding Team Member of the Month for August, September and October