Trail, Rossland & Area – where industry & lifestyle meet!
Spectacular setting? Check. Storied history? Check. Great local services? Check. Incredible outdoor recreation? Check. Affordable? Check.
Our communities have your lifestyle needs met. But what sets this area apart?
Trail, Rossland and area is where industry and lifestyle meet. Whether it’s finding the job of your dreams or finding your niche and starting a business, there’s a spot for you here.
Historically, the metallurgical smelting industry was an integral part of the economy; Trail is home to the world’s largest lead and zinc smelter. More recently, hydroelectricity has become another major industry.
Forestry, metallurgy and hydroelectricity continue to the be the backbone of our communities, and new sectors are opening up and providing a modern advantage to traditional industries. Advanced materials processing is growing in importance for providing alternatives to traditional materials (ex. bioplastic instead of petroleum plastics), and essential building blocks of modern electronics. Industrial recycling and Industrial Internet of Things are two sectors revolutionizing the efficiency of mainstream industries and contributing to a greener economy. These are just a few examples of the way industry in Trail, Rossland and area is modernizing and innovating! You can bring your innovative ideas and make them a reality right here.
And for those who are into recreation, why not build your business around your lifestyle? With an established reputation and growing tourism industry, this is the perfect setting to take your favourite recreational activity, share it with others, and make a living!
The area is serviced by the regional hospital making it a centre for other medical service providers. Your health needs will be met here! And what about education? Our communities have schools from K-12, and Selkirk College provides post secondary and community education. If you’re looking to augment your resumé or just looking to learn something new, they offer a range of courses and programs across disciplines from Fine Arts to Digital Fabrication.
So imagine yourself in Trail, Rossland and area! We’re offering unique opportunities to build the life you’re looking for. For more information, call 250-364-6461 or email ac.cicl@ofni
Employers in Trail, Rossland and area
City of Rossland
City of Trail
Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital
Kootenay Savings Credit Union
Martech Electrical Systems Ltd.
Red Mountain Resort
Regional District of Kootenay Boundary
School District No. 20
XL Quality Industrial Services