East Coast Credit Union
East Coast Credit Union's Dartmouth branch staff with food donations for Margaret's House and the Dartmouth Community Fridge  

Recognized as one of Atlantic Canada's Top Employers (2023):

Here are some of the reasons why East Coast Credit Union was selected as one of Atlantic Canada's Top Employers (2023):

  • East Coast Credit Union encourages employees to put their health first with 12 paid sick days annually and coverage for mental health practitioners as part of its benefits plan (to $2,000 per year, shared with other expenses)
  • East Coast Credit Union organizes an annual #EastCoastCUCares campaign, with employees across Nova Scotia delivering random acts of kindness in their local communities (with many branches choosing vital organizations such as hospital staff, teachers, police officers and firefighters) -- the #EastCoastCUCares Grant program was also recently introduced, providing up to $100,000 annually in funding for initiatives that create a measurable social and/or environmental impact in the community
  • East Coast Credit Union helps employees manage unexpected challenges, offering compassionate leave top-up for those who are called upon to care for a loved one (to 100 per cent of salary for up to eight weeks)
East Coast Credit Union staff attend a BIPOC career fair  

Highlights

Industry Credit union
Established in Canada 1933
Major Canadian locations Cape Breton NS, Halifax NS
Full-time employees in Canada 176
Part-time employees in Canada 39
Average age of employees in Canada 45 years
Longest serving employee 41 years
Benefits note East Coast Credit Union has multiple employee groups, the following programs and policies may vary by position
Hybrid work hybrid work options are available, offers a one-time $250 allowance to purchase home office equipment
Flexible work options flexible work hours, shortened work week (fewer hours with less pay), compressed work week, telecommuting, earned days off program
Long-term savings defined-contribution (DC) pension
Health plan premium as part of the health plan, the employer pays up to 100% of the premiums
Mental health practitioner benefit up to $2,000 each year
Vacation allowance new employees receive 2 weeks of paid vacation after their first year on the job
Outside survey period outside consultant surveys are held every 12 months
Employee performance reviews employees receive individual performance reviews every 12 months
In-house training initiatives in-house training, online training, mentoring, paid internships
Related tuition subsidies employer covers up to 100% of tuition per year
Employee charitable involvement employees are involved in selection of charities, employees receive paid time off to volunteer, (up to 1 paid day)

The Career Directory

East Coast Credit Union has been selected for The Career Directory, our guide to entry-level recruitment for recent college and university graduates.
East Coast Credit Union employees participate in the 'Coldest Night of the Year' event
East Coast Credit Union employees clean up their local community
East Coast Credit Union employees at a job fair
East Coast Credit Union sponsored a provincial Bantam hockey championship

Highlights for New Grads

Industry Credit union
Full-time employees in Canada 101 to 250
Major Canadian locations Cape Breton NS, Halifax NS
Student opportunities paid internships, summer jobs, co-op opportunities
Training subsidies for professional accreditation, orientation program, online training, in-house training, mentoring, in-house career planning services, leadership training
Tuition subsidies (related to job) yes
Typical new grad positions Financial Services Representative, HR Officer, Risk Officer, Accounting Officer
Starting salary $40K to $50K
Work benefits health benefits for new employees, flexible work hours, telecommuting, employees receive paid time off to volunteer, (up to 1 paid day)
Vacation allowance new employees receive 2 weeks of paid vacation after their first year on the job

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