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It's more than a living. It's a life.

Interesting and challenging work in an organization with diverse lines of business, recognition for performance, learning and development opportunities, all while balancing your career and your life. Now that’s rewarding.

Get more from life with a career at UFA.

UFA is a member-owned agriculture co-operative dedicated to serving and building prosperity in Alberta’s rural communities. UFA owns an extensive Farm & Ranch Supply retail operation and Petroleum distribution network. It all adds up to a multi-billion dollar organization with more than 110,000 members, 950 employees, 34 Farm & Ranch Supply stores and over 110 cardlock and bulk fuel locations. We are investing in and growing our business in a rapidly changing environment. We need your skills, ideas and expertise to help us keep growing. ​

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Our Culture

Since its founding in 1909, UFA has grown from a small, local co-operative to one of the largest in Canada. But we haven’t forgotten our roots. We were founded on the principle that we can achieve far more together than as individuals; we know that great things happen when we share a single vision and roll up our sleeves to get the job done.

Our agricultural roots and co-operative spirit also mean people and family are equally important at UFA. We know there’s more to our employees than their jobs. We pride ourselves on hard work, we recognize the value of a challenging career and opportunities for growth and we know what you do on your own time is just as important as what you do on ours. UFA is more than just a place to work – it’s a place to make a life.


Our Core Purpose

As an agricultural co-operative, our core purpose is simple: to improve the economic and social well-being of our agricultural owners and their communities. We do this by enabling our members’ businesses, protecting and growing their investments in the co-operative, and promoting and investing in rural communities. It’s why UFA exists, and inspires everything we do.


Where Do You Fit In?

With operations in agriculture and petroleum, UFA offers a wide range of employment opportunities. The diversity of our business includes opportunities in our Farm & Ranch Supply stores and Petroleum locations; with our outbound sales force that serves customers directly at the farm gate and the head offices of our commercial and oilfield customers; and with our support functions including Human Resources, Information Technology, Finance and Accounting, Marketing and Communications, Supply Chain, Co-operative Relations, and Environment, Health and Safety. The breadth of business means there’s a challenging, rewarding career waiting for you at UFA. We are looking for people driven to serve the customer who are motivated by the rewards of success, and who are empowered in an environment of accountability and teamwork.


AgriBusiness

It starts with world-class vendor relationships, and includes a professional sales force and a state-of-the-art distribution system that connects a network of Farm & Ranch Supply stores, Fertilizer plants and Crop Input and Supply locations. It also includes investments in technology and technology partnerships in order to bring new products, services and ideas to our customers. Ultimately the mission of AgriBusiness is to supply our customers with the products and services they need for their businesses when they need them.


Petroleum Operations

Our petroleum network extends across western Canada, providing cardlock facilities, bulk fuel deliveries and premium brand lubricants to our agricultural and commercial customers. UFA also offers downstream petroleum service and comprehensive tank storage solutions, as well as premium products like our exclusive Dieselex® Gold. Our exceptional service and progressive solutions ensure UFA is there whenever and wherever our customers need us.


A career at UFA. Now that's rewarding.​

Be part of a business with a purpose 

Be part of a co-operative business model that has a meaningful purpose: to improve the economic and social well-being of our agriculture owners and their communities. Together we drive profitability that returns patronage to members and enables investments in our communities.

Recognition for Performance

Work collaboratively to achieve success and be recognized and rewarded for company results as well as your individual performance.

Balance life and career

Work in a place where a rewarding, challenging career doesn’t mean sacrificing every other aspect of your life.

Grow your skills

Enjoy growth and development through coaching, mentoring, broad work experience, training, educational support and diverse career opportunities that are challenging.

Diverse locations and lines of business

Support a diverse business that has multiple locations across Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan.