Calgary is home to world-class engineers, geoscientists and project managers

Calgary’s talent is highly educated, experienced, skilled and available to work at competitive salaries in affordable office spaces.

It’s no question our talent has grown over the last decade with the growth of Alberta’s energy sector.

And while the oil & gas sector has softened, our people have not. They continue to make an impact with a work ethic that is second to none, highly transferable skills backed by professional designations, matched only by the can-do-attitude we’re famous for. They are passionate about what they can offer to a city they love, for its vibrant culture, outdoor lifestyle and opportunity.

Whether you’re looking to expand and diversify your operations or manage a large-scale project, you can make it happen with our people. Right here in Calgary. 


Here's how our talent stacks up:

Our talent is highly skilled, with experience in:

  • Engineering
  • Energy - renewables and clean tech
  • Agri-business and agri-tech
  • Logistics and supply chain management
  • Professional services, including legal, accounting and project management 

 

Now is the ideal time to employ Calgary’s hub of world-class talent to take your business to the next level.

 

With the highest concentration of entrepreneurs and Canadian head offices of any city in Canada, the energy in the business community is collaborative, entrepreneurial and innovative.  Ideally located with connections to cities throughout the United States, Europe and Asia, Calgary offers the ideal opportunity for companies looking to build a great team in Calgary.

 


We have the goods to keep you competitive. 
  • Calgary is ranked #2 in Canada’s Best Places to do Business
  • Affordable, available office space (20.2% downtown and 19.1% suburban vacancy rates)
  • 0 provincial sales tax
  • Lowest provincial corporate income tax for small business (2%) compared to Vancouver, Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal

And the playbook to help you manage your teams remotely.  

As Canada’s leading flexible work experts, we have the tools to help you manage remote talent. WORKshift is the established thought leader on flexible work practices, trusted by cities and employers for supporting mobile work with measurable business outcomes.

 


Our talent who work here love living here.  We don’t blame them.

Calgary has the lifestyle to keep people productive and fulfilled, retaining them for the long-haul. With leading post-secondary institutions, world-class attractions, sporting amenities and public infrastructure that supports a healthy lifestyle, it's no wonder Calgary ranks #5 of 230 global cities in the world for quality of living.

 

Calgary has…

  • Affordable housing (Calgary’s single family average house price is more than 23% below the national average)
  • 8 centres of post-secondary learning, including 4 Universities, ACAD and SAIT (University of Calgaryranked as a Top 20 University Under 50 Years Old)
  • One of the most successful transit systems in the world
  • The least traffic congestion of any major Canadian city in 2015
  • The most extensive urban pathway and bikeway system in North America

 

Want to access our world-class talent for your project or business? Contact our sector expert below.

Need more information?

Robyn Bews

Executive Director, WORKshift

Cell Phone: (403) 880-7132

Office Phone: (403) 221-7895

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