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The Kootenay region is quite the place to live and work.  Full of exciting recreational activities and diverse career opportunities at all levels. You could find your niche in sectors including resource extraction, agriculture, construction, manufacturing, tourism, education or the arts to name but a few.

Working here means you can kiss those traffic jams and long commutes goodbye.

Think engaging work with office views to die for. Think lunch breaks by the lake with a mountain backdrop.

If you want a great mix of work and lifestyle take a virtual tour of the region and the diverse employers you can find in the Kootenays.

World Class Employers
  • Joy Global
    Underground mining equipment manufacturer offers continuous miners, longwall systems, bolting systems, and haulage systems.
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  • The Sutton Place Hotels
    The Sutton Place Hotel is a true ski-in, ski-out luxury condominium style hotel.
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  • Apex
    Apex Power & Automation is your Electrical Contractor.
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  • Island Lake Lodge
    Island Lake is a Summer Back Country Lodge and Winter Cat Skiing operation set in
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  • Martech Electrical Systems Ltd.
    Incorporated since 1983 and with locations in Castlegar, Cranbrook and Sparwood, Martech Electrical Systems Ltd is one of the largest suppliers of Electrical Services in the Interior British Columbia.
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  • Tool Time Supplies Ltd.
    Why Buy when you can Rent!
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  • CP Rail
    CP (TSX:CP)(NYSE:CP) is a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States with direct links to eight major ports, including Vancouver and Montreal, providing North American customers a competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of the globe.
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  • Creston Hotel & Suites / Jimmy’s Pub & Grill
    Comfortable rooms directly above their award-winning Pub. Delicious Greek food and signature cocktails to enjoy on their Patio. An on-site liquor store for your convenience. A great place to stay in Creston!
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  • Mountain High Shuttle & Charters
    Mountain High Shuttle & Charters is a family run company based out of the Stanford Resort in Fernie.
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  • City of Trail
    At the City of Trail City Hall you will find information about the City’s governance and the multitude of services delivered by the City that make Trail a great place to live, work and play.
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  • School District No. 20
    School District No. 20 supports all learners on their journey as contributing, thoughtful members of society. The district is committed to professional learning communities at a school, district and regional level.
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  • Interior Health
    At Interior Health you matter. We listen. We support. We act. Your impact will be felt. Interior Health is unique in that way. We thrive as a direct result of good management and strong, forward thinking leadership.
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  • Selkirk College
    Selkirk College is a vibrant post-secondary institution that serves more than 10,000 learners in the West Kootenay-Boundary region of the province.
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  • Vicom Design Inc.
    Visual communication technicians
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  • Crest View Village
    Crest View Village provides retirees an independent, active lifestyle among friends and family in a safe, friendly small-town community.
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  • Kicking Horse Coffee
    Organic, Fairtrade and Rocky Mountain-roasted in Invermere, B.C.
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  • Madden Timber
    Madden Timber Construction Inc. office services include 3d design, house plans, engineering and project management.
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  • Dusk Building Systems
    Dusk Building Systems is an expert in every aspect of wood framing.
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  • Home Hardware
    Your Hometown Hardware Store
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  • Boundary Family and Individual Services Society
    We build partnerships with families and community by delivering services which enrich lives and shape our future
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  • Community Futures Boundary
    Growing communities one idea at a time.
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  • Water Bridge
    WaterBridge Group is a privately owned ship building and ferry operator company based in Nakusp, British Columbia, Canada.
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  • Radium Golf Group
    Radium Golf Group is located in Radium Hot Springs, BC. You'll enjoy breathtaking golf at our two 18 hole golf courses, The Springs and Radium Course.
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  • Selkirk College
    Feel at home in our classrooms and communities, nestled within the welcoming West Kootenay and Boundary regions. Since 1966, we’ve been providing innovative and unique learning opportunities both within and outside our classes, through our 60+ nationally recognized programs,...
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  • Panorama Mountain Resort
    Panorama Mountain Resort is an authentic four-season resort located 18 km west of Invermere in the Canadian Rockies in British Columbia.
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I moved to the West Kootenay after falling in love with the region on a camping trip. I was able to find a great job at the Kootenay Savings Credit Union, where I really get to see the results of my work. I love the diversity of the communities here and all the different outdoor activities we get to enjoy. It has the strong sense of community that you get outside of urban areas, but with all the modern technology and amenities you need to keep you connected.

– David Hartman
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