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Why work at Shaw

Top 10 reasons to work at Shaw

Each Shaw employee helps lead our success in the telecommunications industry. With Shaw, you have the opportunity to take us into the next age of digital communications and, in return, we’re happy to ensure Shaw is a positive and enriching place for you to work, grow and innovate.

1. Family-oriented and Canadian-owned

Shaw is a family-oriented, Canadian-owned and operated business with more than 13,000 employees across the country. The culture of Shaw is driven by our people, making Shaw one of the best places to begin a new career or expand on an existing one.

2. Development and Advancement

At Shaw, we like to grow our own leaders for tomorrow. There is room for development and advancement with the potential for mobility with offices across Canada. Approximately 2,000 people are promoted or move internally each year. The road to the top starts here.

3. Vision and Values

Our Vision and Values shape our workplace. Shaw has a value system that we incorporate into our everyday lives and that guides our interactions with our colleagues and customers. We provide a caring work environment where we work collaberatively with our teams to achieve success.

4. Employee Discounts

Shaw offers employee discounts on our services and products. Get a huge break on your TV, direct-to-home satellite, internet and phone bill. We offer products and services you can be proud to represent.

5. Benefits

We offer a generous employee Benefits Plan which includes competitive advantages such as laser eye surgery, adult orthodontia, and massages as well as our Shaw-paid Pension Plan and Employee and Family Assistance Program.

6. Employee Share Purchase Plan

Shaw employees are encouraged to participate in our Employee Share Purchase Plan, where you save faster as Shaw invests an additional 25 per cent of your contribution on you behalf. Through this plan, employees purchase Shaw shares and own a piece of the business. This makes investing in our strong and proud company even more attractive.

7. Innovative

Shaw is the second largest communications company in Canada providing 3.4 million customers with top quality TV, internet, phone and direct-to-home satellite services. Shaw is an innovative, industry-leading comapny, publicly traded on the TSX and NYSE.

8. Great People Work Here

Thousands of great people work at Shaw. Learn from and work with the best in your fields. Our Employee Referral Program pays existing employess a cash bonus for referring their friends to work with us. Shaw also recognizes our value of loyalty through an innovative Service Award Program.

9. Communities

Shaw cares about communities. We have donated millions to local initiatives and support various charities. Shaw is also committed to promoting conservation practices through our Green Initiatives.

10. Leading-edge Technology

Employees get to work with new and exciting leading-edge technology. Our Training and Development Team creates programs that support out employees in learning the knowledge, skills and abilities to maximize their potential at Shaw.

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