RONA is proud to be among the best employers in the Greater Montreal Area for 2023
Boucherville, Québec, February 28, 2023 – RONA inc., one of Canada’s leading home improvement retailers operating or servicing some 450 corporate and affiliated stores under different banners, is proud to be named one of Montréal’s Top Employers for the third consecutive year.
Established by Mediacorp Canada, this ranking has been celebrating since 2006 the employers in the Greater Montréal area that stand out in their industry thanks to the exceptional work environment they offer. These are evaluated based on eight criteria:
- The work location
- The work atmosphere and social aspect
- Benefits (health, financial, and family)
- Vacations and leaves of absence
- Communications to employees
- Performance management
- Learning and development of skills
- Community involvement
‘‘Offering a welcoming environment where everyone feels safe and included has always been a priority. This is why the company has doubled down on its equity, diversity and inclusion initiatives over the past years’’ says Marc Macdonald, Senior Vice-President, Human Resources at RONA inc. “Although I know we still have lots more to do on our journey, I am pleased with our progress, which was highlighted in our most recent employee engagement survey, where diversity and inclusion was rated as one of the best-perceived topics.”
RONA is Hiring at its Boucherville Head Office
The Information Technology and Finance teams are growing at the company’s head office in Boucherville, Québec. Positions to be filled range from entry-level roles requiring little experience to skilled professionals, and even managers. This is a great opportunity to join one of the best employers in the Greater Montréal area, offering a welcoming and stimulating working environment. The many perks available to employees at the RONA head office include: access to an on-site childcare centre and fitness centre, as well as a hybrid working environment. All of this with generous benefits, including one of the best mental health coverage plans in the industry, a retirement savings plan, and exclusive discounts at Lowe’s, RONA, and Réno-Dépôt. To learn more about careers and the work environment at RONA, visit https://www.ronainc.ca/en/careers.
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About RONA inc.
RONA inc. is one of Canada’s leading home improvement retailers and is headquartered in Boucherville, Québec. The RONA inc. network operates or services some 450 corporate and affiliated dealer stores under the Lowe’s, RONA, Réno-Dépôt, and Dick’s Lumber banners. With a long and rich history, RONA inc. has supported Canadians in their home improvement and construction projects since 1939. To achieve this, the company relies on a team of 26,000 employees, to whom it strives to provide an inclusive workplace where everyone is invited to contribute. RONA inc. is one of the Montréal region’s Top Employers since 2021. As a result of its ongoing efforts in sustainable development, the company was awarded the Stratégie de développement durable Mercure in 2022 and is recognized as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers. To learn more about the company, visit the website www.ronainc.ca.
About the 2023 Greater Montréal Area’s Best Employers Competition
Since 2006, this annual competition has been recognizing employers of the Greater Montréal area that are leaders in their industry when it comes to offering an exceptional working environment. Employers were evaluated by the editors at Canada’s Top 100 Employers using the following criteria: (1) Work location; (2) Work atmosphere and social aspect; (3) Health, financial, and family benefits; (4) Vacations and leaves of absence; (5) Communications to employees; (6) Performance management; (7) Learning and development of skills; and (8) Community involvement. Employers are compared to other organizations in their field to determine which offer the most progressive and forward-thinking programs. The annual competition is open to any employer with its head office in Greater Montréal area; employers of any size may apply, whether private or public sector.
About Mediacorp Canada Inc.
Founded in 1992, Mediacorp Canada Inc. is the nation’s largest publisher of employment periodicals. Since 1999, the Toronto-based publisher has managed the Canada’s Top 100 Employers project, which includes 18 regional and special-interest editorial competitions that reach millions of Canadians annually through a variety of magazine and newspaper partners, including The Globe and Mail. Mediacorp also manages Eluta.ca, one of Canada’s largest job search engines, which reaches over two-million job seekers annually and features editorial reviews from the Canada’s Top 100 Employers project.