11 Edmonton companies hiring more than 60 positions this October

Oct 1 2020, 3:00 pm

If the changing seasons have you thinking of changing jobs, it might be time to update your resume and see what’s out there.

Even though we’re in a pandemic, there are still several companies looking to hire Edmonton residents this month.

City of Edmonton

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  • Who: The City of Edmonton is the municipal governing body that keeps public services in Edmonton running.
  • Jobs: It’s hiring more than a dozen positions open to external candidates right now, including various types of technicians, managers of different departments, and general labourers.
  • Perks: The City says it has a commitment to work/life balance and its positions come with a comprehensive benefits package.
  • More: Recruitment for some positions has been paused due to the pandemic. Learn more on their website.



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  • Who: This Montreal-headquartered company is the largest dockless carsharing operator in Canada. They already operate in Edmonton and just launched in Calgary in September.
  • Jobs: Communauto is hiring two positions based in Edmonton right now: an Experienced Developer and a Fleet Support Agent.
  • Perks: The company offers flexible hours, work-from-home, paid leave and a comprehensive benefits package. The company also organizes social gatherings including a Christmas party, happy hours, and sometimes a visit to a maple syrup sugar shack.
  • More: Check out their website for more details.


Amazon Edmonton

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  • Who: This global retail giant just opened a new warehouse near Edmonton’s airport, and it employs about 600 full-time staff.
  • Jobs: Amazon is hiring two positions based in Edmonton right now: a station operations manager and a senior HR assistant.
  • Perks: Amazon allows full-time employees to choose from a selection of health benefits plans to suit them, and their benefits package includes employer matching for retirement savings contributions. Plus, Amazon employees get discounts on certain products sold by the retailer.
  • More: Check out their website for more details.

University of Alberta


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  • Who: This teaching and research university with a campus in central Edmonton is one of the largest employers in Alberta.
  • Jobs: The university is hiring dozens of positions right now, from academic faculty roles to positions that keep the institution running, such as a web developer.
  • Perks: The university offers health and dental benefits, paid leave and vacation, a pension plan, plus funding and reimbursement programs.
  • More: See what positions are open on their website.


  • Who: Granify helps its clients make more money by optimizing its customers’ online shopping experience. It calls itself a company at the intersection of e-commerce, machine learning, and psychology. Its offices in Edmonton typically recruit graduates from the University of Alberta’s data science programs, but the company also has outposts in New York and Texas.
  • Jobs: It’s hiring four positions in Edmonton right now: a Lead Generation Associate, a Business Development Associate, a Junior Technology Sales position, and a Machine Learning Engineer.
  • Perks: Granify says it values focus, positivity, and self-improvement. To that end, the company has programs and a culture that foster employee growth.
  • More: Learn more on their website.


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ARC Business Solutions Inc.

  • Who: This company provides IT solutions to its clients. It works with some high-profile organizations in Alberta, including the provincial government, Enbridge, and the Alberta Medical Association. ARC started in Edmonton in 1998 and has grown across Canada and the US.
  • Jobs: They’re hiring a Java/Web Services Developer based in Edmonton right now.
  • Perks: ARC offers company-wide profit sharing, quarterly bonuses, remote work, RRSP matching, anniversary gifts, and staff parties and socials.
  • More: Learn more on their website.


  • Who: This Edmonton-based video game studio was established in 1995 and is known for Anthem, Mass Effect, Dragon Age, Baldur’s Gate, MDK 2, Neverwinter Nights, and its Star Wars titles. It’s now under the EA Games umbrella.
  • Jobs: BioWare is hiring five positions in Edmonton in art, software development, and product management.
  • Perks: The office is conveniently located in Epcor Tower, and staff have access to an onsite gym. There’s also free breakfast every morning. When not designing games, staff have plenty of opportunities to play them. There’s also a social culture at the company with ski trips, tea times, dragon boating, soccer, and board game nights.
  • More: Check out their careers page for an opening that suits you.


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  • Who: This Alberta financial services company translates the complex world of banking and investing into simple solutions for clients. It’s a home-grown company that’s been operating in the province for more than 80 years.
  • Jobs: They’re are a handful positions from client-facing jobs to back-end development roles that can be based in Edmonton right now.
  • Perks: The company says its culture is about caring, trust, inclusion, accountability, and contribution. It’s won awards for being one of the top 100 workplaces in the country.
  • More: Check them out online.


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  • Who: This Alberta-headquartered energy-delivery company operates thousands of kilometres of pipelines across North America.
  • Jobs: Enbridge is hiring four positions in Edmonton right now including a pipeline maintenance technician, a senior project manager, an advisor for pipeline integrity, and an external corrosion prevention specialist.
  • Perks: Enbridge prides itself on helping employees reach their potential. It says people are rewarded for hard work and should be able to develop skills that can help them advance at the company. It’s been named one of Canada’s top 100 employers 16 times.
  • More: Take a look at the company’s job openings to see if there’s a good match for you.


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Aurora Cannabis

  • Who: Aurora Cannabis is an integrated cannabis company that provides a wide range of premium cannabis and hemp products.
  • Jobs: Aurora Cannabis is hiring six positions in Edmonton right now from analysts to project managers.
  • More: Learn about the company on their website and check out their careers section.


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The Brick

  • Who: The Brick is a Canadian home furnishings retailer that was founded in Edmonton.
  • Jobs: The Brick is hiring a variety of positions including a digital strategist, a front end web developer, and an image asset specialist.
  • Perks: This company offers flexible health and dental plans, life and disability plans, a compassionate sick leave policy, and other wellness programs. You’ll also get discounts at the store and its partners. The Brick also emphasizes continuing education by giving employees access to online courses, training programs, and tuition reimbursement.
  • More: Check out their careers page for current openings.
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