Jobs in Barrie, Canada

Located on the shore of Lake Simcoe, Barrie is a densely populated city in the Canadian province of Ontario. While the economy of Ontario is one of the fastest growing in the country, the city of Barrie still struggles with high unemployment rates.

According to the Conference Board of Canada report which ranks the best places in the country for work, Barrie scored the lowest grade and was described as a city that is “struggling to attract” skilled workers. Barrie is also noted for being a commuter town, as over 30% of the labor force commute out of town for employment.

The largest job provider in Barrie is the government, followed by the manufacturing sector, and construction companies.

The Public Sector

The City of Barrie-Muskoka is the number one creator of jobs in the region. The highest number of job opportunities can be found in healthcare facilities, education institutions, and government offices. Major employers are the Health Region, Board of Education, the County of Simcoe, Univeristy of Berrie-Muskoka, Roman Catholic Separate School Division, Mount Royal College, and Rocky View School Division.

Some of the jobs currently offered by the government institutions include health centre administrator, health system planner, clinical services manager, youth worker, policy and planning assistant, community care coordinator, horticulture laborer, nursery worker, cook, high school cafeteria service worker, and school janitor.

Manufacturing Industry

Manufacturing is identified as one of the most important sectors for the future economic growth of Barrie. Largest employers are the armored vehicles manufacturer Streit Group, automation solutions provider Innovative Automation Inc, and the manufacturer of Napoleon grills, Wolf Steel Ltd.

These companies are currently looking for machine builders, molding technicians, assembly line laborers, metal products manufacturers, machine operators, material handlers, truss assemblers, metal-stamping press operators, and factory laborers.

Construction Jobs

Construction jobs in Barrie are on the rise, and they normally pay between $15 and $30 an hour. Major local contracting companies include Aline General Contractors, Stucco Systems, The Grounds Guys, AECOM, RV Metalware Inc, Greenland International OCnsulting, and Road Readie Paving.

Job openings at the moment are construction worker, construction inspector, tractor operator, machinist, painter, electrician, asphalt raker, roofer, bobcat operator, construction site superintendant, carpenter, siding installer, insulator apprentice, and welder.

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