Company Culture

Company Culture
 

Life at Horizon

Love food? Strive to live healthy? Concerned about your impact on the environment? Our company culture at Horizon could be the place for you.

From staff tastings and discounts on the products we sell, to our in-house gym and fitness subsidy, or our transit subsidy and broad based recycling + composting program, our goal is to promote wellness and a sustainable way of life.

We believe it’s important to feel connected to what our company is doing for people, planet and community. Many people make long-lasting friendships at Horizon. Check out our Facebook page to see what we’re up to.

Facility

  • Bright, clean, open 150,000 sq ft Grocery facility and 36,000 sq ft Wellness facility
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Spacious lunchrooms
  • Changing rooms, lockers and showers
  • Large patio area
  • Quiet room and spaces

Food + Fun

  • Staff Shopping – 20% discount on all Horizon products ordered by the case, weekly
  • Lunch Program – 50% discount on select Horizon products offered by the each for daily orders
  • Discount Shelf – 70% discount on products with damaged packaging
  • Staff Store – selection of snacks to get you through the day (AKA various forms of “organic chocolate”)
  • Tastings and Product Information Sessions
  • Staff Events – a variety of events organized throughout the year

Fitness

  • Fully equipped gym with free weights, power rack, treadmills, rowing machine, stationary bike, multi-gym and stretching area
  • Fitness subsidy – paid annually
  • Access to trails linking to Burnaby Foreshore Park for a midday walk

Extra Help

  • Shuttle service between the 22nd Street Skytrain Station and our workplaces on Trapp Avenue in Burnaby
  • Translink bus service via 116 Metrotown Station/Edmonds Station (stops within half a block of our site)
  • Transit Subsidy for monthly pass holders
  • Bike Subsidy for bike parts, maintenance or safety equipment
  • Protective clothing and footwear allowance for warehouse staff
  • Roving Stat – a paid day off during the year for the day you choose

Stress Reduction

  • Horizon is a dog-friendly environment
  • We have a limit on how many dogs can be in the office area at any given time but well-behaved pooches are often around to offer a few moments of distraction from the work at hand

Want to know more? Visit our Benefits page to review the formal benefits plan offered at Horizon.