OUR CULTURE

A place for everyone to grow

ISS is a great place to work wherever you are in the world – because of our people. At ISS you are part of a big family. And it’s a family where you can be yourself. From our origins in 1901, we have been a people organisation with a strong belief that individuals who work together make a difference.

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DK People - Henrik Seierø

At ISS, you have the freedom to pursue your ambitions.”

Henrik Seierø, an ISS chef in Denmark, is passionate about providing sustainable meals that will make people – and the planet – healthier, one bite at a time.

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At ISS, we have purpose

Our people create exceptional service moments that make the world work better. They are the face of ISS and the driving force for thousands of organisations around the world. Everywhere we work, we treat as our own place. We help our customers achieve their purpose, whether it’s hospitals healing patients, businesses producing the next great innovation, or airports bringing passengers home to their families.

People who make a difference

We embrace and encourage diversity and inclusion in their broadest terms and recognise our people as a key competitive advantage. As part of The Valuable 500 we are committed to building on our ongoing efforts to provide more career opportunities, and greater workplace inclusion for people living with disabilities. Our diverse workforce is recognised as a key competitive advantage and a vital asset in our long-term sustainable business success. Our inclusive culture empowers our people, and make us more creative, productive, and attractive as a workplace.

A safe place

We prioritise your well-being of our people. We take all steps necessary to prevent accidents and injury arising out of, associated with, or occurring in the course of work. That includes the necessary training and equipment. In fact, safety is critical to our success -- we want all our people to be happy and to return home safe and well every day.

Our people get long-term career opportunities in ISS

At ISS, people get support – including formal learning and development programmes – for a long-term career that can develop in many directions. In such a diverse company, one of the key things people have in common is that they have grown and discovered new, exciting paths on their professional journey.

We celebrate great people

We always recognise and celebrate our people’s successes. Our Apple Awards are given throughout the year, with a global winner announced each spring at the Global Leadership Conference. We all share that success when they reach the stage. Because when we get things right, it enhances lives and makes the world work better – and that is what drives us.

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Bringing our purpose to life

Each employee plays a key part in connecting people and places to make the world work better. That’s why we believe in – and live by – our values: unity, honesty, responsibility, entrepreneurship and quality. Our values define who we are and what we stand for, fostering an environment where everyone can develop, thrive, and make a real difference.