Employment in Alberta

Government Services

Finding Employment in Alberta – Government of Alberta’s site providing employment information for newcomers. Includes  Job Search tools. 

Working in Alberta – Government of Canada’s site providing employment information for newcomers to Canada. Find out about jobs, wages, qualifications, and what you need to to before and after arriving in Canada. 

Vocational Services

Employment and Training Programs and Services – Alberta Employment and Training Programs and Services provides opportunities for Albertans to make successful transitions from school to work, unemployment to employment and from one career path to another. 

Immigrant Services Calgary – Provides access to all the services immigrants need to achieve their career and educational goals.

Centre for Newcomers – The Centre’s professional career practitioners specialize in helping people with international training, education or work experience succeed in the Calgary labour market. 

Calgary Catholic Immigration Society – Assists newcomers with the transition process by delivering programs that prepare individuals for economic independence within the realities of today’s Canadian workplace.

Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association – Offers specialized employment services for Calgary’s immigrant women’s community.

Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers – Career and Employment Services provide a variety of services to help the immigrant and newcomer to Canada find work.


Apprenticeship and Industry Training Alberta – Provides support services and training to help immigrants work in the trades in Alberta.

Job Search Websites

Government of Alberta Jobs Site – Search for careers in the provincial public service. 

Alberta Work Search Online – Alberta Work Search Online will help you make the most of your online work search.

WowJobs – A source for finding over 100,000 jobs across Canada including advertised, classified and company sites.