Major employers

Airdrie is home to a variety of international, national and locally-grown firms  representing a range of industries. Major employers in Airdrie are a mix of large retail establishments and industrial businesses employing highly-skilled workers.

Airdrie employers over 100 employees (full-time, part-time & casual)

Company name Description (NAICS classification) Employees

Propak Systems Ltd.

Mining and oil and gas field machinery manufacturing 920
Rocky View Schools Elementary and secondary schools (includes board administration) 560
City of Airdrie

Municipal government

FortisAlberta Power and communication line and related structures construction 300
Real Canadian Superstore Supermarkets and other grocery stores 270
Walmart Canada Supermarkets and other grocery stores 260
Sobeys/Safeway Supermarkets and other grocery stores 240
First Student Canada Urban transit systems 180
Calgary Catholic School District Elementary and secondary schools (includes board administration) 180

Techmation Electric & Controls Ltd.

Electrical contractors 170
McDonald's Restaurant Fast food restaurant 160
Eaton Low voltage control assemblies 150
Cam Clark Ford Automobile dealers 150

Bethany Care Centre

Nursing care facilities 150
Transcanada Turbines Turbine and turbine generator set unit manufacturing 150
ADESA Calgary New and used automobile and light-duty truck wholesaler-distributor 140
Co-op Airdrie Centre Supermarkets and other grocery stores 130
Condillo Foods
(Division of Old Dutch)
Snack food manufacturing 100
Costco Distribution Center Distribution centre 100
The Home Depot Home centres 100

Canadian Tire

Department stores 100

Source: Airdrie Economic Development 2017

Visit the business directory for a list of Airdrie-based businesses.


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Economic Development

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