Trimac earns Top Fleet Employer of Distinction status
Published on April 11, 2023
Trucking HR Canada recently announced that Trimac has earned a Top Fleet Employer of Distinction status as part of its annual Top Fleet Employers program.
This year, 93 carriers have been deemed the best Canadian fleets to work for in the trucking and logistics industry. Top-performing employers have been acknowledged by Trucking HR Canada (THRC)’s Top Fleet Employers program are recognized for their excellence in meeting and exceeding HR standards.
The Top Fleet Employers program is a national initiative that recognizes the significance of sound HR policies and practices within the trucking and logistics industry. Applicants are evaluated based on multiple criteria, including recruitment and retention practices, workplace culture, compensation, training and skills development, and innovative HR policies.
As a Top Fleet Employer of Distinction, Trimac has been named Top Fleet for five years in a row.
“Over the past decade, the Top Fleet Employers program has become an important part of the Canadian trucking industry—raising the bar in human resources practices and positioning the industry as a great place to work” says Angela Splinter, CEO, Trucking HR Canada. “We are proud to celebrate 10 years of recognizing the best in the industry and look forward to celebrating all recognized fleets.”
Trucking HR Canada will proudly recognize, honour and celebrate the 2023 Top Fleet Employers at the 10th anniversary Awards Gala being held in Toronto, Ontario, on October 12, 2023.
“We’re incredibly honored here at Trimac, to be among Canada’s top employers for a fifth year in a row,” Rhonda Leason, VP People & Culture at Trimac.
“Being recognized as a top employer in one of the most competitive labour markets in Canada is a reflection of our dedicated group of employees and our innovative people programs which set us apart as a Top Fleet Employer of Distinction with Trucking HR Canada. We pride ourselves on creating a work environment that engages employees and values integrity, service, inclusion, wellness, and learning.”
Trucking HR Canada is a national, non-profit organization, advancing modern HR solutions for the trucking and logistics workforce. We collaborate, partner, and work with a dynamic network including industry associations, government departments and industry professionals to ensure Canada’s freight transportation network has the skilled workforce needed for today and into the future. Read more about the award on their website.
Trimac Transportation began 77 years ago as a small family trucking company based in Saskatchewan and is now one of the largest transportation service companies in North America. With over 140 branches and a wide range of experience and services—we are uniquely qualified to provide high-quality bulk shipping solutions. Trimac was built on the foundation of service with safety, and we are proud to provide an essential service and ensure our supply chain remains intact.