A Dynamic Town to Build Your Career

With numerous employers across many different sectors, Kitimat offers endless career opportunities. Here, you can enjoy a true work-life balance – well-paid jobs matched by a relaxed West Coast lifestyle. Our thriving economy, bountiful businesses and spectacular natural surroundings allow you to build a comfortable, secure home for yourself and your family.


  • More than 100,000 people moved to B.C. in 2021, and another 150,000 people in 2022. That’s the most in 60 years.
  • Kitimat’s population has been growing steadily since 2012 when it was 8,363, and is estimated to have reached 8,647 in 2022.
  • The median household income before tax in Kitimat is $103,000, with 76.4% of households owning their own home.


For more information on Kitimat’s Top Employers, Job Opportunities and Employment Services in Kitimat, check out our Job Seekers page.

While there are opportunities across the board in Kitimat, the following 3 professional sectors are currently in most need of new talent: