EllisDon Selected as One of the Top Employers for Canadians Over 40

Mississauga, April 13, 2015 – EllisDon has been recognized as one of the Top Employers for Canadians Over 40 for 2015, as selected from Mediacorp Canada Inc.'s original Canada's Top 100 Employers list.Published annually since 2001, the Ten Best Companies to Work For competition is managed by the editors of the Canada's Top 100 Employers program. Each year, these editors hand-pick a list of leading organizations that provide special programs and benefits to employees aged 40 years and older. This year's fifteen winners were selected based on their performance in eight categories, some of which include developing programs that assist older workers; recruiting new workers aged 40 years or older; offering a pension plan with reasonable employer contributions; and extending health coverage and benefits to retired workers.EllisDon, who has earned the Top Employers for Canadians Over 40 title for five consecutive years now,stands out once again for providing older employees with retirement planning assistance; phased-in work options as retirement nears; and contributions to a defined contribution pension. The complete list of winners was published the morning of April 13 on— the largest Canadian job search engine— and will feature there for the remainder of the year.