At CAE, we truly value our employees. And, we believe in empowering people by providing the tools and knowledge that they need to manage and balance their professional and personal lives. In order to support this philosophy, we make a significant investment in our employees by offering them comprehensive and competitive benefit programs which vary from region to region. Here are some examples of programs offered:
Employee Assistance ProgramThe Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a set of services providing employees with assistance and support in several areas. The EAP offers services, including, but not limited to: social support for family and marital problems, problems related to the care of aging parents, and help with substance abuse.
Education programs / Employee development programCAE encourages employees to develop their skills with full tuition subsidies for courses at outside institutions and an onsite training centre in Montreal. CAE encourages professional development onsite by offering software, language and specialized courses; and CAE’s CrossKnowledge e-learning portal offers CAE employees worldwide more than 100 interactive sessions and videos with content developed and presented by experts from world-renowned business schools. CAE also encourages professional development related to job functions at outside institutions through course cost reimbursements and CAE gives employee flexibility in the work week to do the courses.
In addition, employees play an active role in their performance review through a self-assessment process that is part of CAE’s Performance Feedback and Development Plan (PFDP). CAE has also developed a full program in order to identify and develop high-potential employees around the world. Furthermore to promote employees good work, the CAE’s Bravo Program was initiated by the engineering team and consists of colleagues recognizing other colleagues. On an on-going basis, CAE in Montreal recognizes years of service with special gifts (5, 10, 15, 20, etc. years of service).
Employee benefits and programsCAE offers a comprehensive and competitive group benefits plan that includes health, dental and other packages. CAE also offers interesting retirement plan and investment programs.
CAE knows that it can be a challenge to juggle work and personal life and we are committed to providing tools and work environment solutions to help maintain the best possible balance.
Health & Safety at workHealth and safety in the workplace is a priority. A health and safety policy as well as a management system and resources are in place to prevent and minimize work-related accidents, and to ensure compliance with health and safety regulations and legislation.
CAE’s Health and Safety management system and resources are in place to prevent and minimize work-related accidents, and to ensure compliance with health and safety regulations and current legislation. This system allows for the continuous improvement of its health and safety practices.
DiversityCAE is an equal opportunity employer. At CAE, we want every employee to work in a welcoming and supportive environment where everyone has the opportunity to fully participate in achieving business success, and is valued for the distinctive skills, experiences and perspectives they bring to the table.
Having diverse employees and partners throughout our locations is vital to provide sustainable products and services to our clients originating from more than 190 countries.
Equal opportunity employerAt CAE, we want every employee to work in a welcoming and supportive environment where everyone has the opportunity to fully participate in achieving business success, and is valued for the distinctive skills, experiences and perspectives they bring to the table. When hiring or promoting, we’re not influenced by a person’s gender, age, ethnicity, nationality, sexual orientation, politics, religion or physical abilities.
Policy against harassmentThe purpose of this policy is to implement measures for preventing and countering harassment and violence. Its goal is also to maintain a healthy working environment and harmonious relations.
Other policiesTo ensure that CAE’s operations run consistently, the company employs a number of corporate programs and policies. They are intended to provide appropriate levels of control as well as autonomy for key leaders across the worldwide business divisions and cover all issues including strict processes for disclosure of information.