HyLife announces a new four-story 220 plus employee head office in Steinbach’s Millbrook Market development.
“We are excited to share this news with our community,” said HyLife’s President and CEO, Grant Lazaruk. “This new facility, along with the recent additions and current renovations taking place at our pork plant in Neepawa, showcases our commitment to our employees and our communities. We are grateful for the support we have received from our communities and are thrilled to be able to continue to grow and strengthen rural Manitoba.”
“We are grateful for the support we have received from our communities and are thrilled to be able to continue to grow and strengthen rural Manitoba.” – Grant Lazaruk, HyLife President and CEO
HyLife is teaming up with Cibinel Architecture and Three Way Builders to start construction in May, with the completion scheduled for the fall of 2022. Here are some features of the new facility:
- Four Level Office Building with over 50,000 sq/ft
- Employee Welfare Spaces
- Large lunchroom and collaboration spaces
- Outdoor patio/terrace overlooking park space
- Lots of Natural Light throughout the Facility
- Feature Kitchen
- Includes outdoor pizza oven, smoker, and bbq
- This kitchen will be available for internal employee events
- Quick access to local conveniences
“Our vision is to be the best food company in the world, and to do that, we need to take care of our employees and our communities,” said Kevin Barkman, HyLife’s Vice President of Infrastructure and Environmental Affairs. “We have a world-class team and are excited to be able to bring them together here in southeastern Manitoba.”
“We have a world-class team and are excited to be able to bring them together here in southeastern Manitoba.” – Kevin Barkman, HyLife Vice President of Infrastructure and Environmental Affairs
HyLife currently has over 3500 employees in multiple countries, with over 2500 in Manitoba. Over 1500 of those employees are a part of HyLife’s Foods division in Neepawa. The other 1000 work throughout rural Manitoba in the company’s Farms division. The new head office space will host 220 employees, including HyLife’s executive management team and many of its directors.
HyLife will resume operation of its current head office facility in La Broquerie, repurposing the space to continue to support the company’s needs today and in the future.