Cranbrook, British Columbia Employment Information

Cranbrook, BC Overview Cranbrook, BC is located in the bottom southeast of the province, in the Kootenay development ...

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Project Scientist or Project Engineer

SNC-Lavalin
Cranbrook, BC
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Investment Advisor, RBC Dominion Securities

Royal Bank of Canada
Cranbrook, BC
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Auto Associate

Hub International
Cranbrook, BC
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Mortgage Advisor

CIBC Taleo Enterprise
Cranbrook, BC
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Store Leader Canada (Manager)

7-Eleven
Cranbrook, BC
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Train Conductor - Cranbrook (Fort Steele) (65788)

Canadian Pacific Railway
Cranbrook, BC
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Bakery Clerk - Part-Time

Loblaw Companies Limited
Cranbrook, BC
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Optical Clerk

Loblaw Companies Limited
Cranbrook, BC
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Cashier - Part-Time

Loblaw Companies Limited
Cranbrook, BC
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Replenishment Clerk Part Time

Loblaw Companies Limited
Cranbrook, BC
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Meat Clerk - Part-Time

Loblaw Companies Limited
Cranbrook, BC
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Shipper Receiver

Brandt
Cranbrook, BC
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Housekeeping Room Attendant

Sandman Hotel Group
Cranbrook, BC
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Junior Engineer, EIT

WSP Canada Inc.
Cranbrook, BC
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Sales Field Representative

Ledcor
Cranbrook, BC
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SHOE WAREHOUSE: Sales Associate

Town Shoes
Cranbrook, BC
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Assistant Store Manager

Town Shoes
Cranbrook, BC
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Cranbrook, BC Overview

Cranbrook, BC is located in the bottom southeast of the province, in the Kootenay development region. The city is the largest in Kootenay, with roughly 20,000 residents. It is the home of the Regional District of Kootenay and several regional headquarters for many provincial ministries and agencies, including the Rocky Mountain Forest District. Cranbrook, BC is also a transportation hub and has a strong transit system. This has served to bring many opportunities into the area.

In addition, the cost of living is very low in Cranbrook, BC. For less than C$41,000 per year, it is possible to live in the city with the same standard of living that it would take over C$71,000 to afford to live in a larger city like Vancouver.

Cranbrook, BC Job Opportunities

The total unemployment rate in Cranbrook, BC is about 7.2 per cent. Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction are the two largest industries in the area. Together they account for 18 per cent of jobs in the Kootenay area. Agriculture is the next most common industry and is responsible for almost 6 per cent of jobs in the area. Kootenay as an area is expected to have almost 30,000 new jobs to 2022. While just 20 per cent of this increase is due to expansion, around 80 per cent is due to the large number of residents expected to retire before then.

Cranbrook, BC Employment Trends

Positions in health services are expected to grow the fastest in the Cranbrook, BC area. While job demand in all areas is expected to increase 0.7 per cent per year, the demand for therapy professionals, nurses, physicians, and dentists is expected to increase by 2.4 per cent per year. In addition, service occupations will go up by 2.3 per cent, and paraprofessional services in community services will rise by 2.0 per cent.

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