American Transmission Co.

Helping to keep the lights on, businesses running and communities strong. ®

Why we do it better

One of the best workplaces in the US

Great Place to Work® institute named ATC one of the nation’s best workplaces for three consecutive years2016-best-medium-workplaces

ATC was named by Great Place to Work® as one of the best small and medium workplaces in the United States on the 2014, 2015 and 2016 Best Small & Medium Workplaces list published in FORTUNE magazine.

ATC won this accolade based on employees’ anonymous responses to an extensive survey about their levels of trust, pride and camaraderie at work. More than 70 percent of ATC employees participated in the survey. Great Place to Work reviewed the survey results of more than 52,000 employees from hundreds of companies in the ranking process.

As part of the recognition, we’re also considered a Great Rated! company, which is a designation that assists job seekers by providing profiles and insight about our ratings related to challenges, atmosphere, rewards, pride, communication and bosses. Check out ATC’s Great Rated! page for employee testimonials and a summary of our survey.

Our employees enjoy giving back to the communities we serve. Great Place to Work and Fortune recognized ATC in 2016 and 2017 as a Best Workplace for Giving Back. To give companies that recognition, Great Place to Work analyzed surveys of more than 350,000 employees across various industries to rank those that best create a sense of purpose and meaning among their employees through involvement in the community.


In 2016, ATC was also named to Fortune and Great Place to Work’s 30 Best Workplaces to Retire From list. Companies on the list excel in providing great employee experiences and benefits for employees nearing retirement age, and create environments that retain younger employees.

People’s Picks: 15 Great Workplaces in Manufacturing & Production


ATC was chosen as one of the People’s Picks: 15 Great Workplaces in Manufacturing & Production by Great Place to Work®’s Great Rated!™. The 15 Great Workplaces in Manufacturing & Production is a “best of the best” ranking. ATC and the other 14 winning companies in this category were selected based on the evaluations of nearly 34,000 employees from companies across the country. Companies with the highest levels of trust, camaraderie and pride among their employees are the ones that rank on this list.

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Top Workplace

ATC was selected as one of the 2017 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Top Workplaces in southeastern Wisconsin. The top workplaces are determined based on feedback from an employee survey. ATC also was named to the list in 2011, 2014, 2015 and 2016.