Waterloo North Hydro Recognized for the Fourth Consecutive Year As One Of The Waterloo Area's Top Employers

Posted on Tuesday December 10, 2019

For the fourth consecutive year, Waterloo North Hydro (WNH) has been named one of the Waterloo Area’s Top Employers. 

The 2020 Top Employer Award recognizes employers in the Kitchener-Waterloo and Guelph area that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to develop professionally.  The winners are selected based on a number of criteria, including physical workplace, employee communications, community involvement and training and skills development. 

“Waterloo North Hydro is honoured to have been selected as one of Waterloo Area’s Top Employers,” said WNH President and CEO, Rene Gatien. “This award recognizes the hard work done by our employees, past and present, to make WNH a great place to work.”

WNH prides itself on being an industry leader in attracting and retaining high-quality people for all positions. The organization encourages professional growth amongst its employees through a range of internal, online and external training programs. WNH encourages continuous learning through tuition subsidies and helps foster the next generation of employees through apprenticeships, cooperative education placements and summer opportunities for post-secondary students.


The well-being of its employees is priority for the company. The organization offers an award-winning health and wellness program focused on both physical and mental health. Additional program elements include in-house conditioning classes, mental health awareness, safety training and workshops on various life skills, including financial planning. WNH also utilizes a number of family-friendly policies to encourage the proper balance in the lives of its employees. 

Further information on the Waterloo Area’s Top Employer Awards can be found at the Waterloo Area’s Top Employers website https://www.canadastop100.com/waterloo/.

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