Mercer Peace River Pulp Ltd.

Recognized as one of Alberta's Top Employers (2019):

Here are some of the reasons why Mercer Peace River Pulp Ltd. was selected as one of Alberta's Top Employers (2019):

  • Mercer Peace River supports a number of charitable initiatives each year, donating approximately 8,000 volunteer hours on company time -- additionally, the organization encourages employees to take action with paid time off to volunteer and matching employee charitable donations
  • Mercer Peace River provides unlimited tuition subsidies for courses directly and indirectly related to an employees' role and supports the development of the next generation with academic scholarships for children of employees who are interested in post-secondary studies (to $2,000 per child)
  • Mercer Peace River encourages employees to plan for the long term with retirement planning assistance, contributions to a matching RSP or a defined benefit pension plan -- and offers phased-in work options to help employees transition as they near retirement


Industry Pulp and paper manufacturing
Established in Canada 1989
Major Canadian hiring locations Grimshaw AB, Nampa AB, Peace River AB, Vancouver BC
Full-time employees in Canada 345
Part-time employees in Canada 40
Average age of employees in Canada 44 years
Longest serving employee 30 years
Long-term savings defined-benefit (DB) pension, matching RSP
Health plan premium as part of the health plan, the employer pays up to 100% of the premiums
Alternative work options flexible work hours, shortened work week (fewer hours with less pay), compressed work week, telecommuting
Vacation allowance new employees receive 3 weeks of paid vacation after their first year on the job
In-house training initiatives apprenticeship/skilled trades programs, in-house training, online training, leadership training, mentoring, paid internships
Tuition subsidies (related to job) yes
Scope of charitable involvement local
Employee charitable involvement employees are involved in selection of charities, employees receive paid time off to volunteer, (up to 12 paid days)

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