Strathcona County recognized as one of Canada’s best employers 2024

February 20, 2024

Strathcona County recognized as one of Canada’s best employers 2024

Strathcona County is proud to announce that it has been named one of Canada’s Best Employers 2024 on With an overall rank of #60 on the list of 300 organizations, it is the only municipality in Western Canada to receive this distinction.  

“We are honoured to receive recognition for being one of Canada’s top employers,” says Mayor Rod Frank. “This achievement is a testament to the hard work, passion and innovation of our staff, who make Strathcona County a great place to work and live. We are grateful for their contributions, and we continue to support staff in their personal and professional growth. Thank you for being so engaged in your roles!” 

Strathcona County offers a range of benefits and opportunities for its more than 2,000 employees.  The annual ranking, which is based on a survey of more than 40,000 people working for Canadian companies and institutions, showcases the top employers in the country. Survey respondents were asked to rate their employer based on a range of criteria including salary, gender pay-equity, work flexibility, opportunities for promotion and on-the-job training. This reflects its commitment to providing a positive and supportive work environment for its employees, and its dedication to delivering high-quality services and programs to its residents and businesses.  

Strathcona County is home to more than 100,000 people and prides itself on becoming Canada’s most livable community. It is a leader in environmental stewardship, economic development, community engagement, and a major hub for the energy sector.  

To learn more about Strathcona County and its career opportunities, visit

To view the full list of Canada’s Best Employers 2024, visit

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