CALGARY, Nov. 26, 2018 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced it has been recognized as one of Alberta's top-three workplaces in Alberta by Indeed, based on the site's hundreds of thousands of company reviews on Indeed company pages.
"Our passionate, caring attitude for each other, our guests and our business are what binds more than 13,000 WestJet employees together as a team," said Mark Porter, WestJet Executive Vice President, People and Culture. "We are proud to be recognized as one of the top three places to work in Alberta. As we continue to invest in Alberta as our home and international aviation hub, we look forward to growing our team both here and across the network."
Super Sales Agent – Calgary, Alta.
"Great company and great employees. I learned how to be a great team player, how to be very organized and time management."
Call Centre Sales Representative – Alta.
"I enjoyed my work at WestJet and the people I worked with. Overall though, I found that most working there had a great attitude and were team oriented."
Senior Quality Assurance Analyst/QA Lead – Calgary, Alta.
"Good place to work. People here at WestJet are very friendly including leads, managers and business. There is no micro-managing here and it's a good place to balance your work and life."
Command Centre Employee – Calgary, Alta.
"They really care about their employees and provide resources to do better at your job and develop you further. There is transparency and you are able to set your goals and easily achieve them."
Together with WestJet's regional airline, WestJet Encore, we offer scheduled service to more than 100 destinations in North America, Central America, the Caribbean and Europe and to more than 175 destinations in over 20 countries through our airline partnerships. WestJet Vacations offers affordable, flexible vacations to more than 60 destinations and the choice of more than 800 hotels, resorts, condos and villas. Members of the WestJet Rewards program earn WestJet dollars on flights, vacation packages and more. Members use WestJet dollars towards the purchase of flights and vacations packages to any WestJet destination with no blackout periods, and have access to Member Exclusive fares offering deals to WestJet destinations throughout our network and those of our partner airlines.
WestJet is proud to be recognized as Best Airline in Canada and Travellers' Choice winner – North America for 2017 and 2018 in the TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice awards for Airlines. The airline was also named the Travellers' Choice Winner – Economy, North America, 2018. All awards are based on authentic reviews from the travelling public on TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel site. We are one of very few airlines globally that does not commercially overbook.
Recent recognition includes:
2018 North America's Best Low-Cost Airline (Skytrax)
2018/2017 Best Airline in Canada and Travellers' Choice Winner Mid-Sized and Low Cost Airlines – North America (TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice awards for Airlines)
2018 Travellers' Choice Winner – Economy, North America (TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice awards for Airlines)
2018/2017/2016 Canada's Most Trusted Airline (Gustavson School of Business at the University of Victoria)
2016 Canada's most reputable company for Corporate Social Responsibility (Reputation Institute)
2016/2015/2014/2013/2012 Ranked top three for Canadian Brands (Canadian Business Magazine)
2016/2015/2014/2013 WestJet RBC World Elite MasterCard ranked #1 in Canada (MoneySense magazine)
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About Indeed Top-Rated Workplaces
Indeed has over 600,000 company reviews in Canada. The companies that made Indeed's Top-Rated Workplaces in Alberta 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 September 2016 and September 2018. Companies must have at least 25 reviews to be eligible. More information about Indeed's Top-Rated Workplace rankings can be found here.
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