four day workweek canada

If you're looking for a job in Canada, why not consider working for a company that offers a four-day workweek?

Not only is the reality of a never-ending slate of long weekends in your calendar a great bonus, many of these are remote jobs with fairly decent salaries at companies. Many of them have been ranked among the best places to work in Canada.

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Another test of the four-day workweek has delivered some overwhelmingly positive results for employees and companies alike across Canada.

In this latest pilot of the compressed workweek, a total of 41 companies in North America tried it out for six months and, after reporting sizeable gains on everything from revenue to employee satisfaction, the test resulted in a 100% satisfaction rate.

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Is a four-day workweek the future? Just like anything else, it depends on who you ask.

The concept of a compressed workweek has quickly gained traction since the pandemic, with work-life balance and flexibility climbing to the top of the priority list for job seekers and employers alike, but to really understand whether the idea can work, you have to look at companies that have tried it.

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With the four-day workweek being tested by several companies across Ontario and Canada, there are more and more jobs opening up.

If you're looking for a new job in Ontario, one that favours flexibility and better work-life balance on top of a competitive salary might be the right fit for you, and right now tons of four-day workweek jobs are open with some paying up to $90,000 a year.

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Every weekend is a long weekend for employees in Canada testing a four-day workweek! Across the country, towns and individual companies are trialling a shorter week and in many cases, it seems to be going pretty well.

Back in 2020, the Nova Scotia municipality of Guysborough began testing out a four-day workweek for employees in the town. Per the schedule, approximately 60 municipal employees took either Monday or Friday off every week.

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