DCED Sec. Davin Tours Roaring Spring Water
On July 8, 2016, PA DCED Sec. Dennis Davin continued the “Jobs that Pay” tour at Roaring Spring Water in Blair County. Davin commended company officials for their growth and commitment to supporting its workforce.
“Pennsylvania businesses can look to companies like Roaring Spring Water as an example of a business that is growing and thriving, while supporting employee morale, productivity, and quality of work by paying employees a competitive wage,” said Sec. Davin. “Roaring Spring Water understands that in order to have a successful business, paying employees a competitive wage is the smart thing to do and the right thing to do.”
Roaring Spring Water has 64 employees in the business unit starting at $11.75 to $18.75 per hour depending on the position. “The Roaring Spring family of businesses has always strived to pay family sustaining wages and fringe benefits,” said Daniel Hoover, President & CEO. “We operate in competitive markets which require continuous improvement and employee cooperation to sustain our market share.”
Roaring Spring Water is a fifth generation, family-owned company founded in 1981. All of the water their customers enjoy comes from a single, natural spring located on their premises in Roaring Spring, PA. Roaring Spring Water provides bottled water delivery and coffee services to over 50 counties in Central and South Central Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Maryland.