Medical, dental and insurance benefits
We provide a full range of benefits for employees and their families:
- health care
- vision care
- dental plan
- life insurance
- disability insurance
- optional accident insurance
Flexible Spending Account
In addition to the benefits listed above, employees receive a credit in a special spending account and can choose to put the credit towards:
- the company pension plan
- the group RRSP plan
- a personal health care spending account
To help employees save for their futures, we match employees' contribution to the company pension plan and offer a group RRSP program.
We offer a range of time-off options so employees can achieve a comfortable work-life balance:
- a day off every 2 weeks for most employees
- vacation time that increases with years of service
- flex time
- annual sick leave
- leave of absence without pay
There are also a variety of paid leaves, and we provide salary top-up for many of them:
- maternity leave
- parental leave
- adoption leave
- compassionate care leave
- family leave
To promote and enhance the wellness of our employees and their families, we offer the following programs:
- Wellness Account - reimburses eligible employees up to $250 for the purchase of fitness and exercise items.
- Employee Assistance Plan - helps employees get confidential and professional counseling services in times of personal need.
- Flu vaccine program - provides free flu immunization to all employees.
- Stop Smoking program - reimburses employees for smoking cessation initiatives.
- Elder Care program - provides information, support and assistance for employees caring for aging parents or other elderly dependents.
Computer Purchase Plan
Employees can apply for an interest-free loan from SGI to purchase computer equipment, computer software and computer furniture.
Employees and their immediate family members receive 10% off SGI CANADA Personal Lines products purchased through their broker, such as home, tenant or extension auto insurance. Employees also receive 20% off mechanical parts and 30% off sheet metal parts through SGI Salvage.