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Maui Divers Jewelry

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Rank:3
Company:Maui Divers Jewelry
Address:1520 Liona Street Honolulu, HI 96814
URL:www.mauidivers.com
Year Founded:1959
Number of Full-time Employees:504
Overview:

The company manufacturers, wholesales, and retails jewelry and other purchased merchandise primarily for tourists in the state of Hawaii. The company also has retail stores in California, Florida, Nevada and Guam.

CEO:Robert Taylor
Status:Privately Held
Number of Part-time Employees:179
Average Annual Salary - Exempt Employees:$49,951
Average Annual Salary - Non-exempt Employees:$20,903
Number of Job Applicants:3,110
Number of Hires (Last Fiscal Year):362
Voluntary Turnover:34%
Female Employees:556
Percentage of Female Employees:81%
401(K) or 403(B) Match:Yes
Percentage of Match:100% of first 3.5%
Average Hours Training Offered per Year:80
Number of Paid Company Holidays:
Number of paid vacation and personal days:10 to 15
Interesting Fact:The company presents Service Awards at its annual Christmas party for employees who have celebrated their 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 and 35-year anniversaries during the year. In addition to receiving cash awards which range from $1,500 to $4,000 and a cake and lei presentation in front of the entire company, employees who celebrate 30 years of service may select 30 co-workers to join them for lunch at a designated restaurant.
Best Practices #1:We present Service Awards at our annual Christmas party for employees who have celebrated their 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, and 35 year anniversaries during the year. The cash awards range from $1,500 to $4,000. Employees who celebrate 30 years of service may select 30 co-workers to join them for lunch at a designated restaurant. Employees who celebrate 35 years of service may select 10 co-workers to join them for lunch at a restaurant of their choice. Each of these milestones are celebrated with a cake and lei presentation where the employee is recognized by the entire company. The company has a Retirement Award for anyone who meets the minimum of 10 years of service and age 60. The employee is recognized with a cake, lei and luncheon. In addition, the employee receives a cash award ranging from $1,500 to $5,000, depending upon the number of service years.
Best Practices 2:We offer educational assistance to those who want to better themselves. Courses-seminars must be job related or will help to promote-advance their careers.
Differentiating Practice:Maui Divers employees feel that they are all one family. They are the owners of the business and share directly in its success.
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