Atomic Energy of Canada Limited

About AECL

AECL’s Values


We work collaboratively in order to achieve our common goals. It means that everyone will cooperate, using their individual skills and providing constructive feedback.


We provide responsible oversight and protection of our resources in order to uphold the public trust and serve the public interest.


Each employee is accountable for their work, accepts responsibility for their actions, and discloses the results in a transparent manner.


Each employee is honest, truthful and consistent in their actions, values, methods, principles, expectations, and outcomes. We all hold ourselves in the highest possible moral and ethical standards consistent with our duties as public servants.

Safety Focused

We all share the same positive attitudes, beliefs, perceptions and values in relation to safety in the workplace, and recognize that everyone is part of and supports a strong safety culture.


We treat people in a positive manner that acknowledges them for who they are, what they are doing and what they contribute. We treat others in a dignified manner.