TORONTO, Nov. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Toronto Hydro-Electric System Limited (Toronto Hydro) has been acknowledged as one of the Greater Toronto's Top Employers for 2014. This year's winners are listed in a special editorial supplement published today in The Globe and Mail.
This award was chosen by editors at MediaCorp, and companies were compared to their peers.
Toronto Hydro has a number of employee programs and initiatives that make it a great place to work.
Employees at Toronto Hydro agree.
"Toronto Hydro's work environment is very supportive of its apprentices, which gives me high morale and motivation," said Bao Nguyen, a distribution system technologist. "I do my best to help elevate the quality of service to an exceptional level."
Anthony Haines, president and CEO adds, "We're very proud of this achievement, as we constantly strive to provide employees with opportunities to grow. Happy and motivated employees serve our customers better."
"Through Toronto Hydro's community involvement, I've been able to participate in initiatives like the CIBC Run for the Cure and the United Way. It's great to see Toronto Hydro support employee fundraising efforts, which really illustrates a commitment to the community that we live and work in," said Aida Cipolla, manager of corporate accounting and external reporting.
For more than 100 years, Toronto Hydro has been delivering electricity to the country's largest city safely and efficiently. Its employees are among the most skilled professionals in the industry and work 365 days a year, 24 hours a day to maintain and service the grid and deliver electricity to almost 2.8 million people in the city.
Our World. Our City. Our Responsibility. See what we are doing to be safe, reliable and sustainable at torontohydro.com/responsibility
SOURCE: Toronto Hydro Corporation
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Tanya Bruckmueller, Toronto Hydro-Electric System