Luxury hospitality leader Fairmont Hotels & Resorts named top employer for 2018
TORONTO, Aug. 28, 2018 /CNW/ - Indeed, Canada's number 1 job site, debuted today the 25 Top-Rated Workplaces in Canada, based on the site's hundreds of thousands of company reviews on Indeed Company Pages. The list is topped by luxury hospitality leader Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and followed by diversified construction company Ledcor.
"With such a tight labour market and a low unemployment rate, there is a lot of competition in recruiting today. In order to stand out to job seekers, companies are continuing to evolve their overall employee experience in the hopes of attracting and retaining top talent for their open positions," said Jodi Kasten, managing director at Indeed Canada. "The 25 organizations on our list are considered among the best places to work and have worked hard to listen to the specific needs of their employees to provide an outstanding experience through strategic and thoughtful workplace programs."
The Top-Rated Workplaces in Canada
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts
Sun Life Financial
Banque Nationale Du Canada
BMO Financial Group
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
This year's top-rated workplace, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, is new to Indeed's national ranking and is praised by employees for its great benefits, supportive and fun environment and dedicated management. The company is also lauded for its focus on employee growth and offering opportunities for advancement.
Nearly half of the companies on the list were also honored in 2017, with Ledcor making the biggest leap from #16 in 2017 to #2 in 2018. RBC was honoured with the #1 spot last year and retains top-10 status (#6) on this year's list. Newcomers make up the remainder of the list, with companies like American Express (#3) Apotex (#15) and PepsiCo (#23) joining Fairmont Hotels & Resorts in making their debut on Indeed's Top-Rated Workplaces in Canada list for 2018.
About Indeed Top-Rated Workplaces Indeed has over 600,000 company reviews in Canada. The companies that made Indeed's Top-Rated Workplaces in Canada list are rated on the overall employee experience which includes work-life balance, pay & benefits, job security & advancement, management and culture. Ratings represent reviews left between June 2016 and June 2018. Companies must have at least 50 reviews to be eligible. More information about Indeed's Top-Rated Workplace rankings can be found here.
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