Workforce

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Lamont County is in close proximity to Edmonton, the sixth largest metropolitan area of Canada with a population of over 1 million people.

Industries settling here have a major advantage of drawing on the large, highly educated and skilled Greater Edmonton area workforce. A number of benefits to industry and business come from our location in Alberta and our proximity to Edmonton:
  • Competitive Costs
  • No Provincial Sales Tax
  • Provincial Minimum Wage of $12.20 per hour
  • Skilled and semi-skilled labour force available
  • Close proximity to the University of Alberta, Grand McEwan University, NAIT Technological Institute and 5 Colleges