Montreal, QC, Canada, Sept. 30, 2020 -- National Bank is announcing the opening of its new call centre today in Sherbrooke. This project has allowed the Bank to create 200 new jobs. The call centre will meet the needs of thousands of Bank clients across Canada.
National Bank is continuing to recruit in the region for full- and part-time positions at this centre. The call centre is located in the Cité du Parc (95 Jacques Cartier Boulevard South at the corner of King Street West), just a few steps away from Jacques-Cartier Park and Lac des Nations.
The Bank offers a stimulating work environment where employees can reach their full potential. Selected candidates will begin with a paid six-week training program, which is offered with the support of Quebec's Ministère du Travail, de l'Emploi et de la Solidarité sociale, and personalized coaching. They will receive competitive compensation with numerous employee benefits. The positions offered include:
Customer service representatives
The Bank is looking to build an intergenerational, diverse team made up of individuals who believe in providing excellent customer service. People of all ages—those starting their careers or experienced professionals—are invited to apply.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Bank would like to reiterate that it is following public health guidelines and has implemented hygiene and social distancing measures to protect the health and safety of its employees at their new work location.
"We know that our employees are at the core of our success and we are very proud to offer them this new, stimulating work environment. Once again, I invite people of all ages, students, newcomers to Canada and even retirees to submit their application for any of the positions offered. We want to build a strong, motivated team in Sherbrooke who are passionate about serving people and want to have a positive impact on our clients' lives," stated Laurent Blanchard, Senior Vice-President, Sales and Service, Remote Channels at National Bank.
"National Bank employs 225 people in the Eastern Townships, and has been present in the area for more than 140 years. The opening of this call centre and the 200 new jobs created mark a major milestone in the region's history. Sherbrooke is an ideal city for recruiting talented teams who will deliver a first-rate experience to our clients. With the call centre opening, National Bank employees in the Eastern Townships will have even more varied professional opportunities," said Simon Ledoux, Vice-President – Personal Banking, Eastern Quebec at National Bank.
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
About National Bank of Canada:
National Bank of Canada reached its present form through a series of well-planned mergers, acquisitions and associations that have helped make it a partner for businesses and individuals in Canada and abroad.
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