Out of more than 1,000 organizations, Irving Oil named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers

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Saint John, NB – For the eighth consecutive year, Irving Oil has been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers.

The company, one of the largest employers in Atlantic Canada with more than 4,000 full-time workers across its operations, was recognized for its commitment to implementing exceptional workplace programs, benefit offerings and resources to support its employees, initiatives around diversity and inclusion, as well as its community programming.

In its 24th year, Canada’s Top 100 Employers is a national competition recognizing companies and organizations that lead their industries in creating progressive and innovative workplaces. The more than 1,000 applicants were evaluated on criteria that includes employee communications, performance management, benefits programming and training opportunities.

“We are very proud of this recognition, which is reflective of the dedicated people across our organization who work hard every day to contribute to a supportive work environment,” says Irving Oil President Ian Whitcomb. “This honor provides us with another opportunity to celebrate our employees’ dedication and our company’s leadership as we work to supply our valued customers with the energy they need while taking concrete steps to evolve our business for the future.”

Through its workplace and wellness programming, diversity support, and community investment initiatives such as Fuel the Care and Good Energy in Action, Irving Oil provides a work environment that fosters a sense of inclusion and belonging.

Irving Oil employees are at the heart of many of the initiatives recognized by Canada’s Top 100 Employers and are a force for positive change in the communities in which the company operates.

About Irving Oil
Irving Oil is a family-owned and privately held international energy company. For nearly 100 years, our commitment to doing good business has been grounded in our commitment to people – to our employees, customers, communities and partners. Founded in 1924, our mission is focused on our continued evolution to meet the changing needs of our customers. Specializing in the refining and marketing of finished energy products, we operate Canada’s largest refinery in Saint John, New Brunswick, and Ireland’s only refinery, located in the village of Whitegate. We proudly serve customers with more than 1,000 fueling locations and a network of distribution terminals spanning Eastern Canada, New England and in Ireland, operating under the Top brand. We are on a continuous journey of sustainable development, working to reduce our environmental footprint while continuing to provide safe and reliable energy to our customers. Named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for eight consecutive years, we are proud of our team and our longstanding commitment to our customers and our communities.

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