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Join a Great Team

If you're interested in working with a great team who care about each other and about seniors, then we would
like to hear from you.

Working at GEF is not just a job, it could be your career. We encourage people to learn, grow and enjoy their daily work, while helping seniors by providing them with a good quality of life.

We offer full time, part time, and casual positions, some with flexible shifts and on the job training. Our compensation package is competitive and offers  benefits, such as dental, extended health care, life insurance and much more!

Our seniors’ residences are located throughout Edmonton, many on main transit routes and we offer free parking where available. Come and check us out; we may have what you’re looking for. We can provide you with a rewarding and enriching experience, where you feel appreciated, in a place where you know people care.

Top 50 Reasons to Work at GEF

Work Environment

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Top 50 Best Small & Medium Employers in Canada
  • People & values based organization
  • Health and safety is of prime importance
  • We promote from within
  • Training to learn new skills
  • Green 30 award for positive impact on the environment
  • Fair HR practices
  • Locations across the city
  • Variety of shifts available with a set schedule you can count on; no surprises
  • Approachable senior management
  • Family-feel to the organization
  • Community involvement
  • Opportunities to be creative and innovative in our work
  • Open door policy
  • Employee referral program
  • Suggestion boxes
  • Free parking
  • Secure work environments
  • Discrimination-free work environments
  • Friendly, caring staff
  • Friendly work environments
  • Work that makes a real difference
  • Helping and advocating for seniors; work you can feel good about



Great Benefits

  • Generous Vacation Time
  • Dependability Performance Bonuses
  • First-rate pension plan
  • Health Spending Account
  • Great medical benefits
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Shift premiums
  • Short-term disability coverage
  • Paid sick time
  • Great stat holiday pay
  • Corporate Wellness Program
  • ETS @ Work
  • Safety footwear cost sharing
  • Compassionate leaves
  • On-call pay and vehicles for maintenance staff
  • Vendor discounts for staff


Recognition & Fun

  • “You Earned It!” program
  • Staff Morale Committee
  • Long Service Recognition
  • Rockin’ Christmas Parties
  • Staff Appreciation Day
  • In-house after hours social activities
  • Casual dress Fridays
  • Staff raffles
  • Complimentary coffee, tea and juice for lodge staff
  • We celebrate all holidays