Workforce

Whether you need technical experience, trade skills, or professional talent, Fort Saskatchewan is well-suited to meet your workforce needs. In addition to the existing labour pool, the area is served by world-class educational institutions that ensure a talent pipeline is in place.

Workforce Data

Find Fort Saskatchewan workforce data below. For Alberta wage and salary info by occupation type, consult the Alberta Alis database.

Employment by Industry (NAICS)

Employment by Industry (NAICS)
CategoryTotalPercentage
11 Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 63 0.39%
21 Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction 1,056 6.55%
22 Utilities 159 0.99%
23 Construction 2,253 13.98%
31-33 Manufacturing 1,516 9.41%
41 Wholesale Trade 486 3.02%
44-45 Retail Trade 1,902 11.80%
48-49 Transportation and Warehousing 540 3.35%
51 Information and Cultural Industries 145 0.90%
52 Finance and Insurance 475 2.95%
53 Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 162 1.01%
54 Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 1,126 6.99%
55 Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.00%
56 Administrative and Support, Waste Management and Remediation Services 558 3.46%
61 Educational Services 1,153 7.15%
62 Health Care and Social Assistance 1,371 8.51%
71 Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 247 1.53%
72 Accommodation and Food Services 805 4.99%
81 Other Services (except Public Administration) 698 4.33%
91 Public Administration 1,403 8.70%

Employment by Occupation (NOC)

Employment by Occupation (NOC)
CategoryTotalPercentage
0 Management 1,458 8.97%
1 Business, Finance, and Administration 2,094 12.89%
2 Natural and Applied Sciences and Related 1,212 7.46%
3 Health 1,125 6.92%
4 Education, Law and Social, Community and Government 2,085 12.83%
5 Art, Culture, Recreation and Sport 175 1.08%
6 Sales and Service 2,632 16.20%
7 Trades, Transport and Equipment Operators and Related 4,188 25.78%
8 Natural Resources, Agriculture and Related 419 2.58%
9 Manufacturing and Utilities 740 4.55%
Not Applicable 118 0.73%

Sources: Esri Business Analyst Online 2018