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 1,049
Rocky View Schools Elementary and Secondary Schools (Includes Board Administration) 462
City of Airdrie

Municipal government

445
Walmart Canada Warehouse Clubs and Superstores 400
Real Canadian Superstore Supermarkets and Other Grocery Stores 300
FortisAlberta Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction 254

Canada Safeway

Supermarkets and Other Grocery Stores 200
First Student Canada Urban transit systems 175
ADESA Calgary New and used automobile and light-duty truck wholesaler-distributor 160
McDonald's Restaurant Fast food restaurant 160
Eaton Low Voltage Control Assemblies 158
Calgary Catholic School District Elementary and Secondary Schools (Includes Board Administration) 149

Techmation Electric & Controls Ltd.

Electrical Contractors 143
Costco Distribution Center Distribution centre 135
Bethany Care Centre Nursing care facilities 131
Co-op Airdrie Centre Supermarkets and Other Grocery Stores 130
Condillo Foods
(Division of Old Dutch)
Snack food manufacturing 123
Cam Clark Ford Automobile dealers 104
The Home Depot Home Centres 101
Sobeys Supermarkets and Other Grocery Stores 100

Canadian Tire

Department Stores 100

Source: Airdrie Economic Development 2011

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

 

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