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EPCOR is a place where people choose to work. If you're looking to build a career with a company that values its employees' unique skills, talents, work styles and diverse experiences, EPCOR is the place for you.

To maintain and grow our success, we need talented professionals and trades people of all skill levels and experience. Our 3,500 employees enjoy:

We're always looking for skilled, enthusiastic and highly motivated individuals who strive to achieve their potential. If this sounds like you, search our job postings and take the first step toward joining our team.


We believe in sharing the success of our company with the people who make it happen – our employees. Our competitive and flexible Total Rewards package allows each employee to choose the plan that best suits the needs of his or her situation. The package includes:

  • Compensation
  • Benefits
  • Savings plans
  • Time off

EPCOR's Total Rewards

Health and dental benefits

Our flexible benefits package allows each employee to choose the plan and coverage that is right for their needs and the needs of their families. The benefits package also includes company-paid Long and Short Term Disability premiums.

Vacation and time off

Each employee starts with a minimum of three weeks' vacation in the first year, with some employees eligible for more depending on their position and years of experience.

Personal leave days

All permanent non-union and some union employees get personal leave days to encourage a healthy work/life balance. They also allow employees to attend to personal priorities and appointments.

Scheduled days off 

Full-time managers and eligible out-of-scope employees receive one scheduled Friday off per month to promote a healthy work/life balance.

Wellness account

We encourage our employees to lead an active and healthy lifestyle. Permanent employees will be reimbursed for health and fitness related expenses through the Wellness (Personal Spending) Account.

Incentive program

Most employees (non-union and union groups) are eligible for the annual Short Term Incentive (STI) program, which is based on Corporate, Business Unit, and Individual Performance results.

EPCOR Savings Plan

Permanent non-union employees can use this matching savings plan to contribute up to 25% of their annual salary. EPCOR matches contributions up to 5%.

Employee and Family Assistance Program

This voluntary and confidential service is available to all permanent employees and their dependents, providing help with issues such as:

  • Personal
  • Family
  • Relationship
  • Financial
  • Legal
  • Other areas of general well-being

Milestone Achievement Award Program

Our Milestone Achievement Award program allows us to celebrate the contributions of our employees and their commitment to support EPCOR's values, vision, and long term plan.

Extra perks

  • Discounts at City of Edmonton admission discounts on sports and fitness facilities, World Health, Flaman Fitness and YMCA group membership rates.
  • Discounts at local retailers, including Mark's Work Wearhouse and Fairmont Hotels in Banff and Jasper.
  • Red Arrow Bus Lines discount travel.

Learning and DEvelopment

We're focused on our employees. We want our people to get the most out of their careers and advance within EPCOR. So, we've implemented a number of programs to help our people learn new skills and develop their skills and abilities.

New employee orientation

Our new employee orientation encourages our people to:

  • Build their peer network
  • Tell their stories
  • Learn about our past, present and future
  • Explore how their role contributes to our strategic objectives

Site tours

Our employees can become better acquainted with our electricity and water businesses by experiencing two different one-day, hands-on operational site tours.

Management boot camp

Management Boot Camp teaches new managers about the processes, tools and resources available to them to support them in managing their teams.

Leadership development programs

We offer many courses for our leaders to further refine and develop their leadership skills and abilities including:

  • Coaching
  • Influencing
  • Conflict management
  • Communication
  • Change management
  • Project management

Business and professional courses

We encourage our employees to continually develop their knowledge and skills by offering a variety of business and professional courses in areas including:

  • Emotional intelligence
  • Conflict management
  • Change management
  • Project management

After-hours personal development program

We support the educational development of permanent employees with funding to complete certificates, diplomas, degrees or other individual courses. We support and encourage our employees to pursue their interests in areas related to an EPCOR career, either for that job or other careers at EPCOR.

Financial bonuses for professional accreditations

We provide lump sum premiums for our water and wastewater operators who achieve increasing levels of certifications.

Business and professional courses

We encourage our employees to continually develop their knowledge and skills by offering a variety of business and professional courses in areas, such as:
  • Business writing
  • Conflict management
  • Creative problem solving
  • Project management
  • Presenting professionally

Early career development

EPCOR is a great place to start a career. With numerous new-grad and entry-level career opportunities available, we offer young people career diversity where they can grow and develop without having to leave the organization.