An employer to discover

The SAQ is a high-profile Quebec company and a world leader in its field. Why work at the SAQ? To take on challenges in a dynamic work environment, to help ensure the company’s sustained financial performance and to be part of a team that’s enthusiastic about the company’s products and customer service.

The SAQ is:

A talented team renowned for its know-how

  • 6,900 employees enthusiastic about the company’s business and products
  • A high standard of customer service and a customer satisfaction rate of 94%
  • A major player in procurement: 14,350 products from 3,100 suppliers in 81 countries

A retailer with a strong performance record

  • A network of more than 400 outlets across Quebec
  • $3.294 billion in annual sales and more than $1.146 billion in net earnings

A government corporation that makes a real contribution to Quebec's community life

  • The first retailer to have stopped offering plastic bags
  • A company that has adopted eco-responsible practices in all its renovation and construction projects
  • A government corporation involved with some 300 organizations through its $5 million donation and sponsorship program

A stimulating work environment

The SAQ offers you an employee experience built around:

  • A competitive compensation package
  • A work environment strongly influenced by the enthusiasm and pleasure associated with our products
  • A team of people enthusiastic about what they do
  • An employee discount program for buying our products
  • Access to state-of-the-art virtual training sessions on wines and spirits

Your career

Support and training to succeed and advance:

  • Smooth integration into your new work environment
  • Programs to recognize and encourage your success
  • Online training and encouragement to continue your studies
  • Mentoring and succession development programs
  • Internal promotion possibilities

Your health

Programs to help you maintain your most valuable asset, your health:

  • Complete health and dental care programs for you and your family
  • A confidential assistance program for help in dealing with various life situations
  • Encouragement to take part in a physical fitness program

Plans for ensuring your well-being and that of your family:

  • Disability plans that give you a source of income in the event of illness or an accident
  • Life insurance that protects your family
  • A defined-benefit pension plan

Your work-life balance

Work conditions that let you reconcile your work-related challenges and personal projects:

  • A balanced work schedule
  • A competitive package of vacation time, statutory holidays and personal leave days