Why Work for MacEwen?

Why Work Here 1Why Work for MacEwen?

Are you looking for a challenging new position with a company that has established itself as an industry leader? MacEwen Petroleum is a growing company, and an exciting place to work.

If MacEwen sounds like the right fit for you, check out our job postings page.

Benefits and Reward:

What benefits you can enjoy while working at MacEwen.

  • We offer our employees a competitive salary, bonus and benefits package.
  • We are committed, as an employer, to matching our employee's RRSP contributions, up to 4% of your annual income.
  • As a member of the MacEwen team you can earn $150 for referrring a friend who ultimately comes to work for us.
  • We provide other financial rewards such as safety bonuses and safety boot compensation (depending on position).
  • We offer all our employees a minimum of 3 weeks vacation per year, which increases with service.

Work/Life Balance

  • At MacEwen we promote and encourage our staff to adopt a healthy work-life balance.
  • We offer 50% reimbursement on gym memberships and weight loss program costs.
  • We offer benefit coverage after three months of employment.
  • We offer a relaxed office environment and dress code (business casual) so you feel comfortable while you work. We provide uniforms for all our delivery drivers.

Professional Development

  • In addition to the training you will receive when you join the Company, there are additional opportunities to develop your talents. It is our goal to promote from within and we support our achievement of this goal by offering training programs, both on and off-site.
  • We provide financial assistance, up to $750 per year, for each employee to continue their education related to your career development at MacEwen.

Why Work Here 2And Finally, What Our Employees Say...

  • We pride ourselves on delivering the best customer service. It really is at the heart of what we do.
  • You can make an impact. The opportunity to work for a growing company where you know your colleagues and can see the difference you are making - every day.
  • The Company is not a faceless organization. Unlike larger organizations, you actually know who the President of MacEwen is, and he knows you. You get to work in a collegial, friendly environment.
  • You can make a visible difference. You get the opportunity to have a direct and visible impact on the company with the knowledge, skills, and abilities you bring.
  • Employees actively give back to our local communities.  MacEwen employees have participated in fund raising for a Cornwall Hospice, hav epurchased toys and gifts for children and youth in care at Christmas, have walked miles through the night in the Canadian Cancer Society's Relay for Life and have generously donated to the local Food Bank.
  • MacEwen has employee perks. Competitive salaries, annual bonuses, benefit programs, service awards, holiday parties, support for continuing education, and wonderful colleagues who are looking to make a positive difference.


If MacEwen sounds like the right fit for you, check out our job postings page.

It would be easy for us to just tell you all about the benefits and advantages of working for MacEwen, but we thought we'd also show you who we are, and some of the things we do.

5k to raise money for the Ottawa Heart Institute

5k or bustOn Saturday, May 27, our HR Manager ran her first ever 5K race in support of the Ottawa Heart Institute. Generously supported by MacEwen and it's employees, we raised $2,070.


Costumes for Canned Goods!

The challenge was laid down. Which were the best dressed teams and individuals at the third annual MacEwen Costumes for Canned Goods challenge. This year we shared our good fortune with the Foodbank, by donating food and canned goods.

The Winner, a Maritime Fisherman after Hurricane Sandy. Very creative, though the jury's out on that moustache! The Team prize went to the Retail Team's MacAddams Family.

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Congratulations to all participants and big thanks for the bags and bags of groceries for the food bank.

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L-R Our ecclectic Accounting team, IT and Credit Fire Fighters, Groovy reception and Laura Secord adds a little class.

A Soggy, but Successful Relay for Life


Undaunted by the weather, the MacEwen Relay for Life Team donned their rainboots and jackets and walked in the rain to help raise money for Cancer Research.

The money is still trickling in, but the team are proud to have raised over $4,000 through personal sponsorship and fund raising activities such a the annual Easter bake sale, gift basket raffle, hot dog lunches and more.

It might have been cloudy, but the stars were out.  L:R Shallan, Tristan, Jason, Jenna, Tina, Terry, Marcel, Ginette, Diane, Jessica and Natacha. Permission obtained to dispaly the pictures of our younger participants.


MacEwen Relays For Life

We came, we saw, we walked....all night!

With amazing support from families, friends and colleagues, and money raised from the sale of burgers, cupcakes and raffle tickets, Team MacEwen raised over $7,700 in the Canadian Cancer Society's Relay for Life in Maxville. This was the second year a MacEwen Team had participated in the fun, challenging and moving event and our team numbers and fund raising total swelled.

MacEwen Petroleum is the sole sponsor of the Luminary Walk. This part of the evening is dedicated to those we have lost to Cancer. The track is lined with thousands of candles bearing the name of friends and loved ones. We are proud to be a part of an event that raises millions of dollars for Cancer Research each year.


Team MacEwen - The Green Machines. L:R Jyslain, Jessica, John, Roch, Cassidy, Suzanna, Peter, Charlotte, Beverley, Shelley, Tina, Shallan, Laurel, Terry and Allan. Missing: David, Tamara, Ed, Drew, Samantha, Marcel and Diane. (Permission obtained to show the pictures of our younger participants).


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March 2011 saw our First Annual Curling For a Cure evening. Six teams 'rocked' the ice to raise money for the Canadian Cancer Society. Trophies were awarded for the winning team, and also to the team who were "First From The Bottom." Everyone's a winner.



So now you know a little about who we are, and how we work and play together.

If MacEwen sounds like the right fit for you, check out our job postings page.

To learn more about MacEwen, visit the About Us section.