Why work for BC Hydro

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Exceptional people doing exceptional work

We're all about getting the right people, with the right skills, values and motivation in the right jobs. And once we get them there, we want to help them to reach their potential.

We do this through offering career development and advancement opportunities, including:  

  • In-house training, tuition and accreditation support
  • Rotations, job shadowing, mentoring and coaching
  • Career and succession planning
  • Comprehensive leadership programs

Employee benefits

We provide a comprehensive benefit program including extended health, dental, disability and life insurance plans. Our plans give you the flexibility to select the coverage that works best for your needs.

Wellness programs and resources

We're proud to support employee physical, mental and financial well-being. We provide time off programs to support work/life balance, on-site fitness facilities (select locations) and many health and well-being resources, including an Employee and Family Assistance Program.

Retirement benefits

We have a defined benefit pension plan that guarantees your retirement income based on your earnings and service with BC Hydro.