Kick-start your business banking career!


Join CWB’s Business Banking Associate Program

Learn what it takes to be a business banker through our customized training program for new graduates. You’ll be part of a small cohort gaining real work experience while learning best practices in business banking. This is your opportunity to take a hold of your future and accelerate your career with a growing organization recognized as one of Canada’s Best Workplaces™.

What’s in it for you?

  • 12 months of dedicated training with on-the-job, online and in-person experience
  • People first benefits designed to care for your whole well-being 
  • Placement on a business banking team specializing in commercial banking, real estate lending, equipment financing, speciality lending or cash management upon graduation
  • Strategic coaching, mentoring & career design
  • Networking opportunities with leaders and peers across Canada
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Who we’re looking for:

  • You’re completing your undergraduate degree and can begin work in the spring of 2022
  • Building relationships and networking with people from diverse backgrounds are in your DNA
  • You have an analytical mind, are naturally curious, and love diving into data to inform your decisions
  • You’re interested in how you can play a role in helping businesses operate and grow from a financial services perspective
Meet our associates and grads

Be who you want you to be at CWB Financial Group.

Learn more about this opportunity through our current associates and grads or connect with one of our local recruiters for more information.

We will be hiring for positions across Canada beginning in January 2022.


"The Business Banking Associate Program provides guidance and gives you the opportunity to explore your potential career paths. I have enjoyed my experience so far because it is challenging, engaging and especially rewarding when you see your work help the bank succeed."

- David Minaei, Banking Associate (Commercial), Kelowna

About Canadian Western Bank 

Canadian Western Bank is not your typical bank — we take a deeply personalized approach to our business and in our core values.

Through our network of branches, business offices and our mobile relationship teams, were helping clients grow their businesses, manage their money and realize their financial potential.

Find out more about CWB