TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Indeed, Canada’s number 1 job site, debuted today the 10 Best Places to Work in British Columbia, curated from the site’s hundreds of thousands of company reviews from employees.
The list is topped by handmade cosmetics giant, Lush Cosmetics (#1), University of British Columbia (#2) and Simon Fraser University (#3) and includes home-grown brands Lululemon Athletica (#6), London Drugs (#9) and Aritzia (#10). Ledcor (#4) and TELUS Communications (#7) were also named to Indeed’s 2017 Best Places to Work in Canada list.
1. Lush Cosmetics
2. University of British Columbia
3. Simon Fraser University
5. Best Buy
6. Lululemon Athletica
7. TELUS Communications
8. Fraser Health Authority
9. London Drugs
“In today’s job market, job seekers are looking for the right fit and understanding what it’s like to work at a prospective company is increasingly important,” said Jodi Kasten, managing director at Indeed Canada. “Our findings show the BC-based companies that offer an outstanding employee experience, receiving praise for their commitment to offering a great culture, work-life balance and great pay and benefits among many other factors.”
A variety of industries are featured on the list, including cosmetics, retail, construction and education, with similarities seen throughout their employee reviews that stand out. Many reviews applaud the commitment to nurturing a great corporate culture and cultivating an environment that’s based on open communication, a team mentality and a sense of community.
“While a diversity of industries is represented on our list, one thing is universal: all of the companies optimize for their employees’ happiness and invest in their workforce to continue to attract and retain top talent,” continues Kasten.
About Indeed Best Places to Work
Indeed has over 600,000 company reviews in Canada and over 18 million worldwide. The companies that made Indeed’s Best Places to Work in British Columbia 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 January 1, 2016 and January 1, 2018. Companies must have at least 25 reviews to be eligible. More information about Indeed’s Best Places to Work rankings can be found here.
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