Canada Post jobs
Headquarters: Ottawa, Ontario
Year of creation: 1981 (replacing the Post Office Department of the Government of Canada)
Type of company: Crown corporation
Activity sector: postal service
The activities of Canada Post Corporation (Canada Post) are organized around four main business sectors, which are transaction mail, direct marketing, parcels and other services. The company delivers 8.8 billion pieces of mail per year to 15.8 million addresses. It has the following three subsidiaries: Purolator (Services integrated freight forwarding, parcel and logistics, business to business), Group SCI (supply chain solutions) and Innovapost (technology services of information.
Canada Post has more than 50,000 employees, 76% of whom are assigned to mail (25,000 for the collection and delivery of mail and 13,000 for processing). The Postmasters and deputies represent 10% of the workforce; supervision and support operations 7%; executives, managers and non-union employees 5%; the office staff, technical and professional 2%.
Canada Post's goal is to provide an integrated workplace and to foster career development (training, apprenticeship) by offering the possibility of trying to new jobs in the different sectors of the company and ensuring integrity, respect and security.
Through its Community Foundation, Canada Post works with children and youth in communities by supporting charitable organizations, school programs and local initiatives. In 2017, the Foundation paid out grants of $ 1.1 million to 103 different agencies.