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With an average commute time of 10 minutes, a lower cost of living and a diversifying economy, now is the time to look at Thunder Bay with fresh eyes. This the perfect place to start your own business or take your career (and your life) to the next level!

Many Thunder Bay businesses and organizations are actively seeking personnel, from entry level to executive management. They also support entrepreneurs by purchasing goods and services from local businesses.

Are you interested in contributing your enthusiasm, skills and expertise in any of these growing sectors?

  • Accounting
  • Aerospace
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Information Technology
  • Mining
  • Real Estate
  • Transportation

The mining sector alone is expected to require thousands of full-time equivalent jobs per year in Northwestern Ontario until 2023*. Firms in this sector are seeking knowledge workers, skilled trades people, general labourers and frontline staff.

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Work here, live here. Enjoy this vibrant city with easy access to nature and your favourite kind of recreation. Go To Thunder Bay. For Life.

Thunder Bay's 2013 Mining Readiness Strategy


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