Servus honored to be among Alberta's Best Workplaces for 2011
May 10, 2011
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(Edmonton, Alberta) – Servus Credit Union was proud to be named Best Workplace for Benefits and Best Overall Workplace for Over 750 Employees by Alberta Venture magazine on, April 26. The credit union also received an honourable mention in the Best Workplace for Perks and Incentives category.
“Our people have always been a top priority at Servus Credit Union,” said Garth Warner, President and Chief Executive Officer. “Providing them with tools for success is essential if we’re going to achieve our goals and provide the superior service our members have come to expect.”
Some of the practices that set Servus apart from other applicants are:
• Strategic staffing program that includes an extensive new- manager trainee program
• Generous referral bonuses
• Extensive internal promotion
• Commitment to no layoffs
• Benefits plan available to part-time employees
• Discounted consumer loans and free account services for eligible employees
• Profit Sharing and incentive pay programs
• Numerous reward and recognition programs
“Ultimately, we’re here to help make our members’ financial pictures much stronger, and through their financial strength they can build stronger communities,” continued Mr. Warner. “It takes great people to get great results, and that’s why we invest so much in our employees.”
Servus is featured in the May issue of Alberta Venture and online at www.albertaventure.com.
About Servus Credit Union Ltd.
Servus Credit Union is a member-owned financial institution serving nearly 390,000 members from more than 100 locations in 62 communities throughout Alberta. The credit union’s vision of building a better world - one member at a time inspires its commitment to provide sound, advice-based financial products and services; help members achieve personal satisfaction, enjoy financial stability and a good quality of life; and improve the communities where its members live and work. Servus is one of Alberta’s Best Workplaces for 2011 and a member of the Platinum Club of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies. For more information, call toll-free 187SERVUSCU/1.877.378.8728 or visit www.servus.ca.
For more information contact:
Director Corporate Communications
Servus Credit Union