Understanding Our Labour Force

Learning more about the local workforce and potential opportunities for partnership and business development.


The Tri-Municipal Region partners - the City of Spruce Grove, Town of Stony Plain, and Parkland County - have developed a Labour Market Strategy & Action Plan that provides timely and accurate labour market information specific to the tri-municipal region along with recommended action items to address gaps in the labour force.  

The following documents provide a current snapshot of the labour market specific to the tri-municipal region:

Additional partners include the Stony Plain and District Chamber of Commerce, Spruce Grove & District Chamber of Commerce, Community Futures Capital Region, Norquest College, Acheson Business Association, and Paul First Nation, form part of the steering committee.  The Government of Alberta provided grant funding to support the development of the Tri-Municipal Labour Market Strategy & Action Plan.

To learn more please contat Karla Gould, Economic Development Specialist.

 

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“Retaining long-term employees is key. It’s difficult to do, but we’ve done it in Spruce Grove.”

Jack Seguin, Owner, Alberta Precast Products

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“Locating in Spruce Grove is prime for us.  We need to be centrally located in the province to reach our customers and move our products.”  

Anthony Worbeck, Sales Director, ACKT Industries

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“The feeling of home and family orientated culture has allowed us to retain our most valuable asset, our people.”

Neil Matheson, CFO, Thompson Construction Group

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“In Spruce Grove we have everything in the way of retail businesses, excellent schools and first-class sport facilities all right here.” 

Braven Blackwell, President, Seljax

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“The City has the space we need—store frontage with lots of traffic and warehouse space.”

Rik Kaminsky, Co-Owner and CEO, Solaré Canada Inc.

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“We chose Spruce Grove because it had the best real estate prices in the area compared to other industrial parks.”

Tim Martin, General Manager, Cross Country Infrastructure Services Canada Inc.