Data Book

Published Data on the Status of Promoting the Advancement of Women and Surveys on the Degree to which Women Have Advanced

Shimizu publishes data on initiatives aimed at promoting the advancement of women. We will continue to work on establishing an environment that enables a diverse range of human resources to participate more actively, in the future as well

Shimizu discloses its numerical goals and other information on the promotion of women in accordance with the Act on Promotion of Women's Participation and Advancement in the Workplace (a law for establishing an environment that will enable women to fully manifest their capabilities and advance in their work careers, according to their wishes), which was enacted on August 28, 2015.

As of April 1 each fiscal year

1.Status of Women in Management Positions
FY 2020 FY 2019 FY 2018 FY 2017 FY 2016
Number of women in management positions*/Total number of management positions 118/
4,107
105/
4,178
84/
4,242
68/
4,294
49/
4,319
Number of women newly promoted to management positions/Total number newly promoted to management positions 18/
164
23/
181
18/
165
21/
167
17/
168

Women in management positions indicates people in a management position of section manager or higher.

As of June 30, 2020

2.Status of Women in Officers Positions
Number of women directors/Total number of directors 2/11
Number of women directors (internal)/Total number of directors (internal) 0/8
Number of women audit & supervisory board members/Total number of audit & supervisory board members 0/5
Number of women executive officers/Total number of executive officers 0/50

As of April 1, each fiscal year

3.Employment Status
FY 2020 FY 2019 FY 2018 FY 2017 FY 2016
Number of women employees/
Total number of employees
1,710/
10,765
1,640/
10,714
1,582/
10,672
1,545/
10,728
1,507/
10,751
Number of full-time women employees/
Total number of full-time employees
1,653/
9,954
1,479/
9,750
1,107/
9,296
931/
9,108
752/
8,805
Number of women new graduate hires/
Total number of new graduate hires
96/
345
86/
334
68/
285
58/
268
61/
252

Results for FY 2019

4.Status of Work-Life Balance
Percentage of men who took childcare leave 6.3%
Percentage of women who took childcare leave 100.0%
Percentage who took paid leave 51.2%
Average number of days of paid leave 9.6 days
Average Hours Overtime

Details of Initiatives Aimed at Correcting Long Work Hours

  • Implement uniform no-overtime days company-wide
  • Thorough follow-up to make sure that 100% of compensatory days off have been taken
  • Annual paid leaves grant an hourly or a half-day basis, and compensatory days grant a half-day basis
  • System that provides time off for various occasions, such as annual sabbaticals for refreshment, time off for relocation to new assignments, etc.
  • Planned annual vacation time system
  • Establish improvement in the work environment as an evaluation item
  • Flexible workstyles such as introduction of a telecommuting system
  • Changing mindsets through internal awards for good examples of workstyle reform, communication of the messages from the President, etc.

As of March 31, 2020

5.Average Years of Continuous Employment by Gender and Area of Management
Men Women Continuous years of employment%(Women/Men)
All employees 18.2 years 14.5 years 79%
(of which, full-time employees nationwide) (18.5 years) (6.4 years) 34%
(of which, full-time employees limited to a specific region) (17.4 years) (18.1 years) 104%

Average for FY 2018 to FY 2020

6.Ratio of Job Openings to Job Seekers, by Gender
Men Women
Total number of employees 1.68 x 1.63 x
(Of which, full-time employees nationwide) 1.72 x 1.65 x
(Of which, full-time employees limited to a specific region) 1.20 x 1.65 x

Entered company from FY 2009 to FY 2011

7.Percentage Continuously Employed Near the 10th Anniversary of Hiring, by Gender
Men Women
All employees 81% 79%
(Of which, full-time employees nationwide) 83% 88%
(Of which, full-time employees limited to a specific region) 73% 54%

Total for FY 2016 to FY 2018

8.Statistics on Change in Occupation and Employment Status, by Gender
Men Women
Fixed-term contract employees promote to unlimited term employment 285 506
Full-time employees promoting from limited region status to nationwide status 129 13

1~8, Shimizu Corporation Construction data

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