We may be all about the horse but it’s because of our people. Our team members are the best in their fields and demand an enhanced team member experience. We deliver a best-in-class experience that over-delivers on our team members expectations.
Check out some of the most exciting advantages that our employees love. As a team member you may have access to:
Comprehensive Health Benefits Program
Discounted Meal Program available at staff cafeterias seven days a week
Fuel the Fun lounge equipped with iPads, Loungers, ping pong and foosball tables
Competitive Retirement Savings Plan
Employee Wellness programs including Employee Assistance Program, Discounted Fitness Memberships and more
We’re serious about fun. How serious? We have four cross-functional teams, called Culture Squads, each dedicated to improving the work lives of our team members.
Any team member can join a Culture Squad and volunteer for fun events or initiatives that contribute to Woodbine being a Great Place to Work such as:
- Team member holiday parties
- Team member children’s holiday parties
- Appreciation BBQ’s
- Charity fundraising walks
- Ping Pong Tournaments
- Halloween Decorating Contests
Training and Development
Hang out with new team members such as yourself while learning about how we do what we do. At the end of the day, enjoy a night at the races with our leadership team.
LEADERSHIP AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAYS
Day-long development sessions that inspire and grow our leaders featuring top business and thought leaders such as Christine Magee (President, Sleep Country Canada), Peter Aceto (author, former President of Tangerine Bank), and Kent Austin (Head of Football Operations, Hamilton Tiger-Cats).
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SERIES
Led by our full-time Learning and Development team, the Professional Development Series aids our aspiring leaders to fulfill their potential.
“A goal is a dream with a deadline,” Napoleon Hill. Dream big dreams and we’ll help turn them into awesome, achievable goals.
Stretch your capabilities and learn from others in a small peer-group setting with a senior mentor.
From Recognition to Events to Health and Wellness and beyond, learn valuable skills that can accelerate your career while improving the team member experience!
“Working for Woodbine Entertainment has been such a refreshing experience. The work is engaging, the culture is inclusive, and the people are passionate and always supportive. This experience has shown me that work can be more than just a paycheque – this is truly a place for growth, purpose, and fun!”
– Anjali, Manager, Learning & People Development
“If you are looking for a culture of respect, empowerment and family, come to Woodbine. I’ve been here almost 3 years and its one of the most friendly, open and collaborative environments that I’ve worked in. People really connect with each other, be it in a work project or on a table tennis match between departments, that family vibe is there. I appreciate the opportunities of growth I’ve gotten while never really having to compromise a good work life balance.”
– Asim, Manager, Digital Communication and Marketing
“As a leader at Woodbine Entertainment, I have the opportunity to develop professionally in significant ways including working on transformative projects alongside senior executives with decades of diverse business experience. Additionally, I receive a wealth of knowledge from our formal mentoring program and look forward to passing my learnings on to others in the company.”
– Kevin, Director, Business & Product Development
“Developing my skills at Woodbine Entertainment has allowed me to grow alongside my young family. I truly appreciate how our corporate culture encourages meaningful development while recognizing that I’m a parent and have additional responsibilities at home. From benefits to work-life balance, Woodbine Entertainment supports not only my growth but my family’s as well.”
– Andrew, Senior Manager Marketing
“Having a variety of Woodbine Cares volunteer opportunities to participate in not only helps our community, but also develops deeper bonds between co-workers. The more our team came together to make a difference in the lives of others, the more camaraderie was present in our department.”
– Kelly, IT Implementation Specialist
We invite you to help us make our communities stronger. Get involved with Woodbine Cares, a celebration of the many community organizations and causes that we support. Opportunities abound to join us as we enhance the life, health and vibrancy of Greater Toronto area communities and neighbourhoods.