Why Work at OCE

Become part of Where Next Happens

In partnership with the Government of Ontario, Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) plays an important role as a catalyst in advancing Ontario’s economic development, growth and global competitiveness. OCE enables collaboration between academic institutions, dynamic and forward-looking companies, business leaders, and new generations of entrepreneurs to create high-quality jobs and made-in-Ontario solutions that drive long-term prosperity.

To achieve OCE’s vision of connecting bright minds to create prosperity, we are committed to attracting, engaging and retaining great talent. We invest in our people so they can be their best.  We offer challenging careers, a collaborative and stimulating work environment, and ongoing support for professional and personal growth and development.



It is OCE’s goal to be a Healthy Workplace; one that promotes and adheres to the principles of a healthy work environment by encouraging work-life balance and healthy lifestyle choices as well as providing a positive organizational culture.

At OCE, we believe our employees are our greatest asset. As such, we are committed to fostering a safe and inclusive environment where every employee is valued, respected and supported.   We offer the following benefits: