McMaster named one of Canada’s top employers in Hamilton-Niagara

For the sixth consecutive year, McMaster has been named one of Hamilton-Niagara’s top employers.

This annual competition, organized by the editors of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, recognizes employers in the Hamilton-Niagara area who lead exceptional places to work.

Organizations are evaluated using eight criteria:

  • physical workplace
  • work atmosphere and social
  • health, financial and family benefits
  • vacation and time off
  • employee communications
  • performance management
  • training and skills development
  • community involvement.

Employers are compared to similar organizations to determine which offers the most progressive and forward-thinking programs.

“This recognition highlights many of the things that McMaster strives to offer as a major employer in our community,” said President David Farrar. “Thank you to all our faculty and staff for your continued efforts and commitment to making McMaster such a great place to work and study.”

“The people truly are the heart of McMaster,” added Wanda McKenna, assistant vice-president and chief human resources officer. “We continually strive to attract, develop, and retain world class talent, and this award will help us continue to do so. “

Learn more about Hamilton-Niagara’s top employers award and read the reasons for selection.