Canadian Tire

Finalist: Business of the Year (30+ Employees)

Canadian Tire Coquitlam has been serving the Tri-cities since 1992……25 years!

Customer service is very much the company culture, based on input from their customers’, the store consistently rates CSI ratings in the top 10 percent of all Canadian Tire stores in the country year over year.

Canadian Tire employ on average 80 Full and Part Time people. Many have made working at the store their career with years of service ranging from 5 to over 40 years. They pay their people extremely fairly and their entire team is eligible for Extended Health & Dental Benefits, Profit Sharing, and Purchase Discounts.

They have supported many local philanthropic and business organizations such as Eagle Ridge Hospital, Crossroads Hospice, Share Family Services, Rotary, and the Tri-cities Chamber to mention just a few.

In 2005 Canadian Tire launched Jump Start a program to help youth to become active by giving kids from families in financial need the same chance to participate as their neighbors, their classmates and their friends. Whether it’s the chance to try a new sport or to continue with a favourite one, no kid should be left out.