Use new technology and stay active while you create something new every day.
Alberta's manufacturing industry includes metal fabrication and equipment manufacturing. It employs 51,000 people a year and is the fastest growing manufacturing hub in Canada.
The best part of manufacturing is that you are physically creating something new. You'll have something real to show at the end of each shift, and you'll know your efforts are contributing to a bigger picture.
The Manufacturing and Warehouse industry accounts for 5.7% of total employment in Alberta
328,4200 people work in the Manufacturing and Warehouse industry in Alberta
The manufacturing industry is full of innovation. Things like 3D printing and other new technologies often appear in manufacturing first.
Manufacturing is an important piece of the Albertan economy, providing the raw materials for many other industries.
Some manufacturing jobs are in warehouses, requiring you to stay physically active and busy moving products.