Want to join our team?

We don’t blame you - it’s pretty great here!  
Our team members are “Mission Engaged.” They are passionate about addressing the issues of poverty, creating change and improving lives in our community.

If you are too, you might be exactly who we’re looking for.

Our Movement

In Canada, United Way is a federated network of over 90 local United Way offices, each registered as its own non-profit organization and governed by an independent volunteer-led local Board of Directors. Each United Way works locally to raise funds and invest in improving lives in its community.

Our History

United Way has a long history in Canada, dating back almost a century. Over the years, we have been known by many names – among them Community Chest, United Appeal and Red Feather. Throughout, we are proud to have improved lives in local communities.

Diversity & Inclusion

United Way is committed to creating an inclusive workplace that reflects our diverse community that we serve.  Our commitment to diversity and inclusion goes beyond promoting equity and we encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds and those who may need accommodation to apply. By incorporating a variety of experiences and perspectives, we create opportunities for innovative solutions and maximize the impact of our work.  

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Amazing work-life balance

  • Friday afternoons off (7 months of the year!)

  • Christmas bonus days

  • Better than average vacation and sick/personal days

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Competitive Total Rewards Package

  • Health & dental benefits and more!

  • Health Spending Account

  • Employee and Family Assistance Program

  • Retirement Savings Plan

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Opportunities to learn & grow

  • Access to one-on-one coaching from amazing and talented certified coaches

  • Continuous training and learning opportunities

  • Online learning platform that provides a personalized learning experience.

  • Career and personal growth through participation in local community volunteer opportunities

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But wait! There’s more!

  • Onsite fitness facility sponsored by Apple Fitness

  • Discounted admissions to City of Edmonton sports and fitness centres

  • A United Way Mascot

  • Open, bright building and work spaces

  • Social committee to plan fun activities for the whole team


Open Positions

Can’t wait to dive in? Check out our current listings, send us an email, or see our ongoing opportunities!

Apply to:

Human Resources Specialist

United Way of the Alberta Capital Region

15132 Stony Plain Road

Edmonton, AB T5P 3Y3

Email: resumes@myunitedway.ca


Seasonal Job Info

United Way offers temporary job opportunities ranging from administrative roles to assisting with workplace campaigns. Positions are usually full time and vary in length.

If you are interested in applying for any of the temporary positions, the varying positions will be posted in our Careers section during the months of June to September.  Resumes are also accepted in April and May prior to advertised postings.  Please submit resume and cover letter to resumes@myunitedway.ca