Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) at JBT
JBT’s purpose is to help our customers succeed in the marketplace by giving them solutions to make better use of the world’s precious resources. Optimizing the use of natural resources means doing business responsibly and wisely. We help our customers achieve both through automation, electrification, and efficiency. Whether it’s providing zero-emissions equipment at an airport or maximizing food yield in a processing facility, JBT is engineering solutions today that are moving our world toward a more sustainable tomorrow – we are Making it BETTER.
Protecting the environment is not only our responsibility, but also a driver of our success. We apply our technical expertise and passion for relentless improvement to improving our own operations. In doing so, we leave a lighter footprint, reduce operational costs, and authentically deliver on our mission.
“When it comes to sustainability, we encourage our sites to think big but start small and work fast. We hope that will produce significant changes to our processes.”— Vinicius Candido, HSE Manager in Brazil and Member of the DF&H Sustainability Working Group
Our talented, diverse workforce is what enables us to provide the very best products and services to our customers. We value our people and encourage collaboration, and continuous improvement, while providing an exciting work environment.
Employees were asked:
“What words would you use to describe JBT’s culture?”
Headcount by Generation
Learn about what it is like to work at our AeroTech facility in Orlando, Florida.
Total Recordable Incident Rate 125% lower than 2020 BLS industry averages
Lost Workday Incident Rate 143% lower than 2020 BLS industry averages
Net New Hire Ratio
National Merit Scholarships Awarded to date
Our core values are the foundation for how we conduct business at JBT.
North American Diverse Spend by Division
of our BOD is gender, racially or ethnically diverse
million spent with diverse North American suppliers
“JBT’s Nominating and Governance Committee of the Board of Directors has oversight over our processes to identify, assess, manage, and disclose climate-related risks and opportunities. They take an active role in the continued evolution of JBT’s ESG strategy and public reporting.”— James Marvin, Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary
“Our Code of Conduct should not be a stale document that is simply flipped through once and then forgotten. We created the Ethics & Compliance committee and training programs to make these topics more dynamic, approachable, and engaging for our employees, so it can more readily infuse how we operate on a day-to-day basis .”— Lynn Watkins-Asiyanbi, Deputy General Counsel, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer, Global DEI Council Chair