[www.inewsguyana.com] – From Driver to Confidential Secretary, employees across the Ministry of Public Works were honoured for their outstanding performance and dedication.
During the Ministry’s party held at the Transport and Harbours Sports Club recently- Irvin Stephens, Errol Ashley, Denise Burke and Indranie Palto were named the top staff for 2013.
Ms. Palto, a Personnel Officer was adjudged the Ministry’s 2013 Best Worker of the Year; Ms. Burke, Confidential Secretary to the Permanent Secretary took the runner’s up spot while Messrs Ashley, an Office Assistant, and Stephens – a driver in the Force Account Unit – were awarded third and fourth place respectively.
The quartet was given certificates and monetary awards. Meanwhile, several other employees who were also in contention for the top prizes were given certificates.
Balraj Balram, the Ministry’s Permanent Secretary disclosed that the employees were assessed in several categories including attitude to work and attendance. The Ministry currently has 459 employees on its payroll.