Headquarters: Calgary (Alberta)
Year of creation: 1977
Type of company: public
Sector of activity: fuel retailing, marketer and distributor of fuels
Parkland Fuel Corporation markets, distributes and refines fuel and petroleum products in Canada and the United States. Its retail division supplies and supports over 1800 retail gas stations such as Ultramar, Esso, Pioneer, Race Trac, Fas Gas Plus and Chevron. It also operates convenience stores under the banner of On the Run/ Marché Express. Its commercial division offers propane, heating fuel, bulk fuel, lubricants and other related products and services to residential and commercial customers in industries such as oil, gas and construction. Its wholesale division supplies fuel to other marketers and retailers who purchase large quantities of fuel for customers in Canada and the United States. It is Canada’s largest independent marketer of fuel and petroleum products.
Parkland Fuel Corporation’s several thousand employees are a dedicated group of professionals who value integrity, innovation and quality. Not only are they talented and customer-focused, the many customer service representatives, administrative technicians, accountants and truck drivers, to name but a few, are dynamic and driven to be the best in this vibrant and growth-oriented company.
Parkland Fuel Corporation provides competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes, but is not limited to, health insurance, workers compensation, stock options or equity, maternity/paternity leave and flex time. Additionally, there is vacation time, sick leave and bereavement leave. Parkland Fuel also offers employee development so that employees may further develop their skills and careers, rising to new challenges.
Parkland Fuel Corporation’s main priority is people, whether it is its employees, clients, suppliers, or the communities it serves. Each is part of a network that relies on responsible industry practices to ensure the health and safety of all the stakeholders. Parkland Fuel is committed to protecting the health and safety of individuals, communities and ecosystems. It has developed comprehensive programs and emergency procedures to deal with any potential mishaps in the transportation, handling or delivery of petroleum products. Employees undergo routine and extensive training in the handling of dangerous goods. Parkland Fuel also believes in supporting the communities in which it operates by encouraging employees to volunteer, thereby allowing Parkland Fuel to make an impact on hundreds of local charities each year.