CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Feb. 6, 2013) - UFA Co-operative Limited is proud to have been named by Mediacorp Canada Inc. as one of Alberta's Top 60 Employers of 2013, based on evaluation criteria including work atmosphere, benefits and community involvement.
"At UFA, our core purpose is to improve the economic and social well-being of our agricultural owners and the communities that we serve across Alberta and we pride ourselves on hiring individuals with a passion for rural life and agriculture," Dave Irvine, Vice President of Human Resources. "Being named a Top 60 Employer shows that the commitment we have to our employees and working environment is being noticed."
To join the team of one of Alberta's Top 60 employers, visit UFA.com/WorkAtUFA to find out about current opportunities.
Alberta's Top Employers is an annual competition organized by the editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers. This special designation recognizes the Alberta employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work. Employers are judged on a series of criteria and compared to other organizations in their field to determine which offers the most progressive and forward-thinking programs. For more information, visit canadastop100.com.
UFA Co-operative Limited is one of Alberta's most dynamic enterprises. UFA has an unmatched network of more than 110 bulk fuel and cardlock petroleum locations and 35 Farm & Ranch Supply stores. Our employees and independent petroleum agents strive to provide products, services, and solutions to farmers, ranchers, consumers and commercial members and customers in Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan.
Since its founding in 1909, UFA has grown from a small-scale local co-operative into a comprehensive enterprise with $2.1 billion in annual sales and over 120,000 members. While UFA has grown and changed over the years, at our heart remains a commitment to agriculture and to the communities we call home.