11 companies hiring for more than 500 jobs in Calgary this November

Oct 25 2021, 6:23 pm

Good news for those who are currently on the lookout for new jobs in Calgary.

There are a wide variety of roles available in the city this November, and we’ve put together a list of 11 places that are hiring for more than 500 positions in Calgary right now.

So dust off your resume and start applying for a few of these jobs.

The City of Calgary

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  • Who:¬†The City of Calgary is in charge of everything from public transit and leisure services to ensuring the city doesn’t become bankrupt, so there are plenty of opportunities across a wide range of positions.
  • Jobs: A total of 49 jobs are on offer with the City of Calgary right now in various departments, ranging from Public Art Conservator to Administrative Assistant to Heavy Equipment Technician.
  • Perks: Perks vary per position, but all employees will enjoy the security that comes from working for a company that literally cannot go under.

CF Chinook Centre

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  • Who: CF Chinook Centre is home to dozens of retailers, ranging from clothing to food to electronics.
  • Jobs: Chinook Centre’s jobs page is currently showing 79 available roles. Stores that have open positions include Saks Fifth Avenue, Foot Locker, AllSaints, and Chatter’s Hair Salon.
  • Perks:¬†Perks vary by store.


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WinSport’s Canada Olympic Park/Facebook

  • Who: WinSport is the owner and operator of Canada Olympic Park, the Bill Warren Training Centre at the Canmore Nordic Centre in Canmore, Alberta, and the Beckie Scott High-Performance Training Centre on Haig Glacier, Alberta.
  • Jobs: WinSport is looking to fill six permanent positions, which include a Sous Chef, Ice Technician, and Paralegal & Office Manager. Plus, there are 19 temporary roles up for grabs, ranging from Rink Attendant to Freestyle Ski Coach to Culinary Team Member.
  • Perks: WinSport team members get free parking spaces, reciprocals at other ski resorts, food, beverage, retail, and program discounts, and access to the Performance Training Centre.

Repsol Sport Centre


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  • Who:¬†With everything from swimming pools to workout facilities, Repsol makes for a great place to make some money and stay fit.
  • Jobs: Repsol is currently hiring for 10 full- and part-time positions, including Personal Trainer, Swim Instructor, Customer Experience & Marketing Coordinator, Lifeguard, and Child Care Attendant.
  • Perks:¬†Perks include facility membership and discounts, flexible group benefits, retirement savings programs, and more.

The Keg Steakhouse and Bar

  • Who:¬†The Keg Steakhouse has five locations throughout Calgary and is hiring at four of them right now.
  • Jobs: There are 11 opportunities at the Keg’s South Pointe, 4th Avenue, Macleod Trail, and Crowfoot restaurants for a variety of positions, including Servers and Hosts, Line and Prep Cooks, Dishwashers, and Food Expeditors.
  • Perks: Benefits for hourly workers include 40% off food at any Keg location (for you and up to three friends!), staff events, and health benefits for those working over 30 hours a week.



  • Who:¬†Starbucks is the world’s largest coffeehouse chain. Known for their fancy drinks and spelling errors, these cafes are a fun place to work if you want to get to know the coffee world.
  • Jobs:¬†Starbucks has a whopping 106 jobs available in the Calgary area, ranging in positions and skill levels. If you’ve always wanted to be a barista, now’s your chance.
  • Perks: Perks include a free box of tea or a bag of coffee every week and a 30% discount on all products.


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  • Who: Safeway is a well-known Canadian supermarket with 183 full-service stores in Western Canada. It is owned by the country’s largest supermarket chain, Sobeys.
  • Jobs: Safeway is currently hiring for 22 roles in its Calgary stores, including Cashier, Pharmacist, Gas Bar Service Technician, Deli Clerk, Coffee Bar Server, and more.
  • Perks: Perks include prescription drug and dental coverage, vision care, paid time off for vacation, sick leave and company-recognized holidays, and Employee Association for leisure-time activities at a discount.




  • Who:¬†Lowe’s is a Canadian retailer of home improvement and construction products and services. If you’re a handy person, a job at Lowe’s could be a great fit for you.
  • Jobs: Lowe’s has 29 jobs available in their Calgary stores, distribution centres, and head office. Roles include Lumber Yard Team Member, Maintenance Worker, Project Manager ‚Äď Continuous Improvement, Install Sales Coordinator, and Cashier.
  • Perks: Perks include exclusive employee discounts, Student Incentive Programs, and a sustainable development program.

University of Calgary

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  • Who: U of C is the city’s largest university, spread across five campuses, and home to thousands of employees.
  • Jobs: The jobs page on the University of Calgary’s website currently shows 166 positions available for application, with titles ranging from Vice President, Advancement to Sessional Instructor ‚Äď SCMA 631 (Winter 2022), Haskayne School of Business to Research Coordinator ‚Äď Faculty of Nursing.
  • Perks:¬†Perks vary by department; more information is available¬†here.

Calgary YMCA


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  • Who:¬†Calgary boasts two of the largest YMCA facilities in the entire world (along with several other smaller locations) and features a wide range of roles for potential applicants to fill.
  • Jobs: Calgary YMCA is currently hiring for nine positions, including an Administration Supervisor, Lifeguard & Swim Instructor, Youth Basketball Referee, and Building Operator.
  • Perks:¬†Perks include a complimentary membership, health and dental benefits, pension plans, program discounts, and more.

The Home Depot

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  • Who:¬†The Home Depot is the Canadian arm of the world’s largest home improvement retailer, with careers in distribution centres, corporate offices, retail management, and retail stores. The company has eight retail stores in Calgary.
  • Jobs:¬†The Home Depot is hiring for 14 positions at its Calgary locations right now, with roles available for General Warehouse Associate, Appliance Sales Specialist, Head Cashier, Tool Rental Service Technician, and Overnight Order Picker.
  • Perks:¬†All permanent Home Depot employees enjoy¬†benefits¬†that include bonus plans, employee stock purchases, time tuition reimbursement, retirement plans, care programs, discounts on group home and car insurance, and more.

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