Four-day work weeks are becoming increasingly popular and for good reason. This work model allows for longer weekends and job flexibility – what’s better than that? Toronto companies are getting on board with the 4-day work week and there are a couple that are currently hiring if you’re looking for a new job or a career change.

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The Leadership Agency 

The Leadership Agency, a women-led recruitment firm based in Toronto, made headlines when launched a 4-day work week a couple of years ago and continues to use the work model. The firm shared articles about the 4-day workweek practice on their website dating back to 2018. If this sounds like a team you want to be a part of, they’re currently hiring 9 roles in Toronto ranging from administrative, finance, sales and recruitment. Check out the openings here.

Where: 2 Bloor St E

Coconut

Coconut is a remote software company that aims to make it easy and seamless for customers to connect with their financial institutions through enterprise appointment scheduling and lobby management solutions. While this company isn’t based in Toronto they are currently hiring two remote roles in Canada.

Where: Remote, Canada

 

Not Currently Hiring

Mayday 

Mayday is also based in Toronto and offers software with an all-on-one Calendar, task manager and scheduling Assistant for Mac, iOS and iPad. The company’s CEO took to social media to share his thoughts on why his company moved to the 4-day work week writing, “It seems counterintuitive, but moving to a 4-day workweek increased our productivity and the overall quality of our work.” Mayday is not currently hiring but check their site for when job openings become available.

Where: Remote, Toronto

Sensei Lab

Sensei Lab is a Toronto company with AI development and business automation services. According to their website, “Sensei Labs participated in the North American pilot program run by 4 Day Week Global. We’re very happy with the results and have put in place a four-day week across all our teams.” Sensei Labs is not hiring at the moment but check out their website to stay up-to-date on when they are.

Where: 1106-33 Bloor St E

Alida

Alida is a customer experience management and customer insights platform based out of Toronto. They launched their 4-day work week pilot in 2022 and have made it permanent during the months of July and August since. Employees can enjoy a 4-day workweek all summer long.

Where: 365 Bloor St E 5th Floor

If a 4-day work week is of interest to you, we don’t blame you! Be sure to check out these companies and keep your eyes peeled for more as this trend continues to grow!