Top Employers

Be in good company

Our top 100 companies include the industry leaders in professional and financial services, manufacturing, government, IT and more. In Oakville, you'll be in good company.

Disclaimer: This list has been produced from a variety of sources. Although all possible efforts were made to verify the data, the Town of Oakville provides no guarantee as to its accuracy or completeness. The town reserves the right to edit or delete any information at any time without notice. Last full edit: Dec.2014. 

Top 100 Private and Public Sector Employers
Company Name Number of Employees Line of Business
Ford Motor Company of Canada 4950 Head Office & Automobile Manufacturing Plant
Halton Catholic District School Board 4592 Education
Halton District School Board 2393 Education
Halton Healthcare 2290 Healthcare Services
The Regional Municipality of Halton 2054 Regional Government
Sheridan College 1856 Post-Secondary Institution
The Corporation of the Town of Oakville 1144 Municipal Government
Siemens Canada Ltd. 746 Engineering Services, Canadian Head Office
Collins Aerospace 720 Manufacturers of Commercial Landing Gear and Flight Controls
Aviva Canada 700 Insurance
PCL Constructors Canada 550 Independent general contracting construction
Extendicare (Canada) Inc. 500 Long-term Healthcare & Assisted Living
Suez Water Technologies & Solutions 500 Water technology products manufacturing
PwC 500 Assurance, Advisory, and Tax Services
Budd Stuart & Sons (8 Locations) 490 Automobile Sales
Innomar Strategies - AmerisourceBergen 472 Pharmaceuticals, Consulting
Wood 430 Consultancy, Engineering, and Project Management
Canadian Tire Financial Services 412 Insurance, Retail Banking, & Roadside Assistance
Manulife Securities 412 Insurance & Financial Services
UPS Store (Headquarters + 6 Locations) 400 Shipping, Printing, and Business Services
The Weather Network (Pelmorex Media Inc.) 400 Weather and Traveler Information Services
HATCH 395 Engineering Services
Travelers Canada 380 Insurance
Sagen 365 Personal and Business Financial Services
Home Depot of Canada Inc. (3 Locations) 357 Home Improvement Centres
Central West Specialized Developmental Services 345 Services for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities
Shred-It Canada Corporation Inc. 344 Document Management
Acclaim Health and Community Care Services 340 Healthcare Services
Greer & Bush Barristers & Solicitors 308 Legal Services
FCT 286 Title Insurance Services
Metro Ontario Inc. (3 Locations) 269 Grocery Retailer
Cara Operations Limited (10 Locations) 267 Catering Services & Restaurant Operator
Benlan Inc. 250 Contract Manufacturing Services
Shoppers Drug Mart (11 Locations) 246 Pharmacy Retailer
Caravan Logistics Inc. 245 Cross Border Transportation Services
Sobey's Capital Inc. (3 Locations) 233 Grocery Retailer
Mancor Canada Inc. 231 Metal Component Manufacturer
McDonalds (8 Locations) 231 Fast Food Restaurant
Longo Brothers Fruit Markets (2 Locations) 230 Grocery Retailer
Kinark Child and Family Services 215 Children's Mental Health Organization
Royal Bank of Canada (13 Locations) 201 Personal and Business Financial Services
Holcim Canada Inc. 200 Business Materials and Construction
Iovate Health Sciences Group Inc. 200 Nutritional Supplement Provider
Suncor Energy Inc. 200 Oil & Energy
Sears Canada Inc. (6 Locations) 200 Department Store Retailer
Dana Canada Corporation 198 Auto Parts Sector R&D and Manufacturing
Whole Foods Market 190 Grocery Retailer
Toronto Dominion Bank (13 Locations) 189 Personal and Business Financial Services
Community Living Oakville (3 Locations) 186 Living Assistance Services
Appleby College 185 Education
Ropak Canada Inc. 183 Manufacturer of Packaging Machines
Pethealth Inc. 183 Pet Insurance
Oakville Family YMCA 180 Community Programs and Services
Geotab 180 Telematics
Wal-Mart Canada Corp 180 Department Store Retailer
Wendy's Restaurants of Canada (6 Locations) 177 Fast Food Restaurant
Takeda Ltd. 174 Pharmaceutical Services
Hatch Ltd 170 Project Management & Business Consulting Services
Canadian Tire Corporation (4 Locations) 167 Department Store Retailer
Winners Merchants International LP (5 Locations) 165 Department Store Retailer
Oakville Hydro Corporation 162 Utility Services Provider
Canada Post Corporation 162 Postal Operator
Hudson's Bay Company 160 Department Store Retailer
De Lage Landen Financial Services Canada Inc. 157 Asset Based Financial Solutions
Newell Rubbermaid Canada 153 Manufacturer of Consumer Goods
Bunge Canada 150 Food Production
TFI Transport 12 L.P. 150 Transportation Services
Softchoice 150 Technology Solutions and Services
Catch Hospitality 148 Restaurants & Catering
Holiday Inn (2 Locations) 135 Hotel Accommodations
A.C.I. Staircase Group Inc. 134 Manufacturer of Consumer Goods
Callisto 130 Manufacturing Consulting and Systems Integration
Cantwell Cullen & Company 130 Electrical Interconnect and Fluid Conveyance Systems
Hub International Group 127 Personal and Business Insurance Brokers
Media Resources International Inc 125 Project Management Services
Moen Inc. 124 Bathroom Accessories Provider
Levitt-Safety Limited 121 Life and Fire Safety Solutions
Wellspring Pharmaceutical Canada Corp. 121 Pharmaceutical Services
CCI Thermal Technologies Inc. 120 Heating and Filtration Systems
Canadian Imperial Banking Corporation (8 Locations) 116 Personal and Business Financial Services
Starbucks (10 Locations) 114 Retail Coffee Shop
Bard Canada Inc. 113 Medical Supplies Provider
Fortinos 108 Grocery Retailer
Mississauga Oakville Veterinary Emergency Hospital 105 Veterinary Hospital
Lakeside Logistics Inc. 105 Transportation Services
Dufferin Construction Company 102 Construction Company
Alphora Research 100 API Technology Development; Pharmaceuticals
Loblaw's Supermarkets Limited 100 Grocery Retailer
Chartwell REIT 100 Independent and Assisted Living for Senior Citizens
Jempak GK Inc. 100 Manufacturer of Laundry Products
Naylor Group Inc. 100 Commercial Contractor
Richardson Oilseed 100 Food Manufacturing
Bank of Nova Scotia (8 Locations) 98 Personal and Business Financial Services
ASL Distribution Services Ltd. 96 Transportation and Warehousing Services
Rochester Midland Limited 95 Chemical Manufacturer
Algonquin Power Co 95 Utility Services Provider
Oak-Land Ford 92 Automobile Sales
HPG Inc. 91 Turbine Manufacturer
Flight Network 91 Airline and Travel Services
Coordinate Industries 89 Precision Machine Parts Supplier

Source: Various. Last update: Dec 2014