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Supportive work environment highlighted

Saskatchewan Polytechnic celebrates eight years as top employer.
Sask Polytech says it is dedicated to hiring talented professionals who are committed to helping students meet their education and career goals.

SASKATCHEWAN — For the eighth consecutive year, Saskatchewan Polytechnic has been recognized as a Top Employer in Saskatchewan. This acknowledgment underscores Sask Polytech's unwavering commitment to fostering a dynamic and supportive work environment for its employees.

With a focus on applied learning and applied research, Sask Polytech is dedicated to hiring talented professionals who are committed to helping students meet their education and career goals.

As a post-secondary institution that helps Canadians upskill and reskill to advance their careers, Sask Polytech values innovation, continuous growth and development of its employees. With a steadfast focus on nurturing partnerships with industry leaders, the institution remains at the forefront of advancements, ensuring its employees are ready to equip graduates with the skills demanded by today's job market.

"Our employees' unwavering dedication to excellence resonates deeply with our institutional mission of inspiring success in every learning journey,” says Dr. Larry Rosia, Sask Polytech president and CEO. "To be recognized as a Top Employer for the eighth consecutive year is a testament to the outstanding contributions of our faculty and staff. Their commitment, creativity and collaboration are instrumental in making Sask Polytech an exceptional place to work."

Sask Polytech helps employees to thrive in their careers. One of Sask Polytech’s internal initiatives is Leadership Fundamentals, a program created by Human Resources to nurture the leadership abilities of employees, equipping them with the essential know-how and resources to thrive in their careers. Sask Polytech also offers Indigenous awareness training and a strategic partnership with the Canadian Centre for Diversity & Inclusion (CCDI). Through this collaboration, all employees gain access to a wealth of learning materials, resources and tools, fostering an environment of continuous growth and understanding.

Saskatchewan's Top Employers is an annual competition organized by the editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers. This special designation recognizes the Saskatchewan-based employers who stand out in their respective industries by providing outstanding workplaces for their employees. Employers are compared to other organizations in their field to determine which offer the most progressive and forward-thinking programs.

Sask Polytech offers a comprehensive range of employee benefits, including competitive salaries, professional development opportunities and a robust benefits package. Notably, the institution provides extensive support to employees at every stage of life, including maternity and parental leave top-up payments, flexible work arrangements and phased-in work options for those nearing retirement.

Sask Polytech also recognizes outstanding employees who go above and beyond to empower a better Saskatchewan. Faculty awards are presented each year during convocation in the spring. Employees are also recognized at retirement, long service and employee awards celebration events annually.

To read the full list of top employers, visit

— Submitted by Sask Polytech Media Relations