Benefits

Careers / Benefits

Benefits at PEER Group

From the minute you walk through the door, you will feel the difference. We’re friendly and purposeful, fair and transparent. As expected we provide a comprehensive benefits plan including health, dental, and vision coverage for you and your dependents. Check out all of our other great benefits below!

Stay healthy and fit

Massage
Massage

Schedule a half-hour massage in our Kitchener office with our on-site massage therapist, Paula, in coordination with our Benefits package.

Fitness
Fitness

Have a lunch hour pick-me-up by participating in our in-office Pilates and group fitness classes. Sports more your speed? Enjoy employee organized outdoor sports games.

Free parking
Free parking

Enjoy free onsite parking, a rarity in the Innovation District!

Fresh fruit
Fresh fruit

Grab an orange, apple, banana, or grapes from our fruit bar. Always fresh. Always free.

Gym facility
Gym facility

Forget a membership! We have gym facilities (including showers) in our Kitchener office building. Use the gym at any time. It’s free.

Indoor bike storage
Indoor bicycle storage

Get active and be kind to the environment. Ride your bike to work and enjoy the indoor bicycle parking in our Kitchener office.

Transit passes
Transit passes

We do our part to help the environment. If you choose to leave your car at home, we will provide you with a city transit pass.

Manage your time

Flex hours
Flex hours

For our office employees your regular 40 hour workweek is scheduled around core hours between 10am to 4pm allowing you to create a flexible schedule.

Vacation
Vacation

Travel the world or enjoy a staycation! We offer a competitive vacation package.

Be in the know

Transparent communications
Transparent communications

We have quarterly communications meetings to ensure that everyone stays informed on important company financials, policies, and fun facts.

Performance reviews and promotions
Performance reviews and promotions

We promote from within first. We advertise new opportunities internally first. We clearly publish expectations for promotions so you can take charge of your career from which day? The first.

Referral program
Referral program

You saw the internal posting? We want to hire the great people in your network. PEER2K offers a cash incentive when your referral is hired and again a year later if you are both still with us.

Hot beverages and conversation
Hot beverages and hot conversation

Enjoy many varieties of “hipster” coffee on us! Don’t like coffee? We also make a wide variety of teas and hot chocolate available. Take a moment in the kitchen to chat with coworkers, read your horoscope, or take on the crossword or Sudoku from the daily paper.

Learn and grow

Onboarding and mentoring
Onboarding and mentoring

Our orientation plan provides a pathway to help you learn the tools and skills you need to create the career trajectory you desire. You also enjoy access to mentors – who are willing to provide coaching and answer your questions or point you in the right direction.

Support for becoming a professional
Support for becoming a professional

We provide you with the cost of courses and mentorship that will help you obtain your designation, e.g., P.Eng.

Education
Education

We are dedicated to having the best employees and provide scholarships for you or your children to pursue education in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) program.

You pass, we pay
You pass, we pay

If you take a course for marks that helps you in your role at work, when you pass, we pay for your tuition and textbook expenses.

Celebrate

Celebrations
Celebrations

We like to celebrate anything from company anniversaries, weddings, births, and holidays. Sometimes, we have parties “just because”.

Ten year club
Ten year club

After a decade with PEER Group in Kitchener, we welcome you to the 10 Year Club. We honour you with a gift of your choice and you join us annually for a fabulous dinner with your peers.

Fun Fridays
Fun Fridays

Our Kitchener office enjoys a wonderful treat every Friday. You’ll be pleasantly surprised with the variety. It’s a great chance to share some fun and laughter.

Haircuts
Haircuts

Look your best with an onsite haircut on the Kitchener premises. Ooh la la!

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