Work for us

A career with a future

At Northwestel, we believe our employees are our primary competitive advantage to being the preferred supplier of high-value communications solutions to Northern customers. You are invited to join our dynamic customer-focused team that listens and responds to changing customers’ needs and expectations.

“Northwestel’s employees will bring their unique skills, knowledge and efforts to the job, and will represent the diversity of the communities that the company serves.”   Northwestel Vision 2011

Northwestel provides an excellent working environment that attracts, retains, trains and develops such skilled and talented people. We offer:

  • An attractive, highly competitive compensation package
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Opportunities for advancement within our vast operating area
  • An active Health and Wellness team and Flexible Work Arrangement approach
  • A commitment to diversity and employment equity

Just as important, a position with Northwestel offers a unique opportunity to make Canada’s North your home. Each of the 96 communities we serve continues to show economic prosperity while maintaining a balance with traditional beliefs and values. They also represent some of the most beautiful and untamed wilderness regions of our vast country.

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  • Benefits of Employment

    Northwestel offers a compensation package that is among the most attractive of any private or public sector employer in the North. Our employees typically receive the following:

    • Competitive salary
    • Comprehensive health care plan, including medical, dental and optical coverage
    • Northern living allowance (depending on location)
    • Vacation travel allowance (depending on location)
    • Annual vacation starting at three weeks
    • Retirement pension plan
    • Disability and life insurance plans
    • Group RRSP
    • Group home/auto insurance
    • Employee Assistance Plan
    • Stock purchase plan supported by company contributions
    • Substantial discounts on Northwestel's products and services