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Headquarters Calgary, Canada
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1996
Type Company - Public (WJA)
Industry Travel & Tourism
Revenue £1 to £2 billion (GBP) per year

Perhaps WestJet Airlines follows the Southwest Airlines business model while soaring over Canada -- and beyond -- because so many Canadians are fond of flying south and west out of the cold. Many of the low-fare carrier's approximately 95 destinations lie in Canada, but even more are scattered around the US (especially the Sunbelt and Hawaii), the Caribbean, and Mexico. WestJet operates a fleet of about 90 Boeing 737s that feature live seatback satellite TV (from BCE's Bell ExpressVu). Most of its destinations outside Canada are vacation spots, and subsidiary WestJet... More

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Employees are “Satisfied”   53 ratings


79% Approve of the CEO   33 ratings

WestJet President and CEO Gregg A. Saretsky

Gregg A. Saretsky

President and CEO

It might not be the golden days, but it's still pretty good.

  Current Employee in Calgary, AB (Canada)

Pros: Twice yearly profit share, top notch employee share purchase plan and employee engagement and culture is still strong. Exciting changes are happening in this fast growing company. Full Review

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Declined Offer – Interviewed in Calgary, AB (Canada) May 2013 – Reviewed May 19, 2014

Interview Details Applied online and got a call after 2 months. Received an interview schedule and it went well. Had invited once more to meet with the entire team. Received an offer for the position but declined the offer.Full Interview

Interview Question:
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WestJet Awards and Accolades

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Canada's Top 100 Employers, Mediacorp Canada, 2012
Progressive Employers of Canada List, ConnectMoms, 2009
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