Life at ATCO

When the world needs us, we’re there. Our story is a testament to the vision and resilience of our leadership and the dedication of our employees. For over 75 years, we’ve come together to deliver life’s essential services to our customers around the world. When the communities we call home, call on us, we answer. Your opportunity is here.

Your Career is here

Going beyond the call of duty and striving for high standards is at the core of our beliefs. We are continuously learning in our drive for excellence. It is a commitment to excellence that continues to drive us today as we seek out new opportunities and innovative ways of making a positive impact on the world. With strategic plans to expand globally, joining #teamATCO opens infinite opportunities for you to live your passion across industries and geographies, while belonging to a sustainable, diversified and stable company. Be here with us and you’ll be given the chance to make a difference in the world, in different parts of the world.

We do important and fulfilling work at ATCO. Grow your mind, your skills, and your network as part of our team. As a company focused on learning, supporting our team’s ongoing development is critical. That’s why we provide ATCO team members with learning and development support and opportunities. Our story is a testament to the vision and resilience of our leadership and the dedication of our employees. Your story is here.

Energized by People

Joining the ATCO team means being part of a community of people inspiring change on a global scale. It’s meaningful work that can only be accomplished by helping each other, as we collectively look to the future. Collaborating and being professional, down to earth, and caring – for one another and for the communities we serve – is central to our core values and cultivates a sense of belonging. We treat people with respect, entrust them to always be their best, and take every opportunity to ensure they feel part of our community.

Built to Innovate

At ATCO we are challenging the status quo and aspiring to make a positive impact on the world. With our commitment to accelerating the energy transition, we’ve become a meaningful player in the future of sustainable energy. While the rest of the industry is thinking, we are executing and bringing ideas and solutions to life. ATCO has a strong entrepreneurial history and a global network that enables us to innovate, overcome challenges, and create something transformative in the energy transition space. Be on the industry leading edge with us and help shape our world for years to come.

Geared for Growth

We’ve got a lot of energy at ATCO, focused on creating prosperity and opportunity for generations to come. From reliable, sustainable energy for homes and businesses, to innovative temporary and permanent structures and everything in between, we build communities, energize industries, and deliver customer-focused infrastructure solutions around the world. The ATCO team has an exciting array of opportunities available to grow their careers in many different directions and locations. Your career journey at ATCO has the potential to be full of new experiences, inspiring challenges, and growth without boundaries. Set your sights on how you want to grow and develop, and we’ll be right there to support you along the way.

Your Well-being is here

To ensure our people are equipped to do their best every day, we support their holistic well-being. Taking care of #TeamATCO is important and is about more than just offering a competitive salary. ATCO provides programs and resources that support each of our four main pillars of well-being – Physical, Mental, Social and Financial.

  • Benefit programs with flexibility to support you as your life changes
  • ATCO Flex Days – additional paid time off to supplement your vacation days
  • Various employee discounts and special offers through Perkopolis 
  • Employee & Family Assistance Programs – online and in person support for your personal health, wellness, financial and other goals
  • Prepare for your future through various ATCO programs:
    • Pension Plan
    • Group RRSP
    • Employee Share Purchase Plan (ESPP)
    • Tax Free Savings Account (TFSA)
    • International benefit programs 
    • Education Bursary program
    • Financial e-Learning programs
    • Learning & Development programs

Numbers That Matter

When the world needs us, we’re there. What began with a commitment to caring and doing more than others expect has taken us from a backyard in Calgary to over 100 countries around the world. It is a commitment to excellence that carries us through to today. Join us as we search for new solutions and ways of making a positive impact on the world. Ignite your career and share your passion, drive and commitment to excellence with #TeamATCO.


Global Employees


Countries in our 75+ year history


Of our global power generation portfolio is now renewables, including hydroelectric and solar


Reduction of direct GHG 
emissions since 2020


Spent on new and refurbished energy infrastructure

Over $3.2M

Invested Globally to reduce GHG 
emissions from natural gas

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