VANCOUVER, Feb. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - The Ledcor Group of Companies is pleased
to announce that it has been named one of the Financial Post's Top 10
Best Companies to Work For in Canada in 2013, the third year in a row
that the company received the honour.
"We are extremely proud to be recognized once again by the Financial
Post with this prestigious national designation, " said Ron Stevenson,
President and CEO, Ledcor Industries. "It is wonderful to have our
company, our unique culture and our employee programs distinguished
with such an important award on our 65th Anniversary."
Ledcor was founded in Leduc, Alberta in 1947. Ledcor has become one of
North America's most diversified construction companies, serving the
building, oil & gas, transportation, infrastructure, mining, power and
telecommunications sectors. Ledcor also owns operations in property
investment, forestry, transportation services and wastewater treatment.
"This award is especially satisfying because Ledcor's over 8,000
dedicated employees have very diverse experience and skill sets, and
they are working in many different geographic regions across the
continent," said Jeannette McAffer, Senior Vice President, Human
Resources, Ledcor. "Innovation has given us the flexibility we need to
keep our talented teams working steadily within many different
industries, including those which are cyclical."
"Ledcor is growing, and we are hiring. We have many great jobs on
offer, we currently have over 450 openings," continued McAffer. "The
careers section of our web-site tells the Ledcor story and helps
visitors learn more about our opportunities, people and culture, and
why we are great place to work."
Ledcor's mission is to build lifetime clients through accountability,
innovation, quality and sustainability. For 65 years Ledcor has
continually found new and innovative ways to support the needs of its
clients, while also maintaining the highest safety standards in the
Ledcor employs over 8000 people across 20 offices. Since 1947 we have
been growing with our clients and partners: Forward. Together. Find out
how at www.ledcor.com
SOURCE: Ledcor Industries