Vista Metals Corp. Keeps “YOU FIRST”

FONTANA, CA – At Vista Metals Corp., it’s “Excellence Always,” and that includes our employees. As a result of their continuous dedication, relentless pursuit of Excellence, and quality work, day after day, YOU FIRST was created; an internal program to reward and keep employees first.

“We created YOU FIRST to show the company’s appreciation of our employees,” expressed Vista Metals Corp.’s President, Andrew Primack. “We want to acknowledge that here at Vista Metals Corp., the employees are a priority.”

The program consists of seven focus areas designed to show employee recognition, highlight achievements, provide health and fitness education, and encourage team building and team work.

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YOU FIRST Program Areas:

  1. College Tuition Fund-Highest Caliber Achievement Scholarships are awarded to qualifying Vista employee children who demonstrates Highest Caliber behavior and service.
  2. Community Garden-A community garden for employees to plant and grow crops for sharing and taking home.
  3. Healthy You-An interactive resource center for health, fitness and nutrition that provides information and various activities such as: Biggest Loser Weight Loss Challenge, Blood Drive, Health and Wellness Fair, Sportsfest, Health Seminars, Newsletter Articles, and partnerships with community organizations.
  4. Co-Employee of the Month (Pay It Forward) “Couldn’t Do It Without YOU First”-The Employee of the Month will choose a coworker as the “Co-Employee of the Month.”
  5. Manager/Lead of the Quarter-To give recognition for “Excellence in Leadership” to one chosen Lead or Manager at Vista Metals per Quarter.
  6. Mentor Program for New Hires-Leaders will mentor new hires and familiarize them with the ‘You First,’ Excellence Always culture.
  7. Help Others Program “Looking Out for YOU First”-Recognize and reward random acts of kindness amongst employees.

YOU FIRST was created (and managed) by the Momentum Group. They are currently working on collaborating with Leads and Supervisors who will act as their extra set of arms.

Vista Metals Corp. employees play an integral part in the company’s success and because of that, we are committed to the on-going success of our employees. YOU FIRST was designed to carry out that commitment and to stimulate company-wide motivation and inspiration. “With the most important element of our business being its employees, YOU FIRST only makes sense,” stated Momentum Group Chairman, Charles Shepherd.

Vista Metals Corp. is the largest global independent producer of specialty aluminum products. They are located in Fontana, California. Along with its tooling and mold plate products, Vista Metals Corp. produces aluminum billet for the hard and soft alloy extrusion industry, cast and scalped billet for the forging industry and slab for rolling applications. More information can be found at Vista Metals Corp.


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