Talent Pool

Are you interested in working in Alberta's rural communities? A career in rural Alberta means working closely with interdisciplinary professionals, building a career that fits your lifestyle, and developing meaningful relationships with patients and the community.

Rural communities are generally considered to be over an hour drive away from Calgary or Edmonton. If you’re interested in opportunities in Calgary or Edmonton, please apply to individual positions on our job board.

Talent Pools

A talent pool is a database of job candidates who have the potential to meet an organization's immediate and long-term needs. Depending on the current needs of the organization, we may contact qualified applicants about career opportunities in rural Alberta.

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Featured Communities

Two Hills


Two Hills is a small town of approximately 1450 people just north of Edmonton. Considered the “Gateway to the North”, the communities in the region offer all the amenities of urban life and an impressive selection of attractions while working and playing in an immense agricultural region.


Peace River


Situated in the middle of the stunning Peace River Valley 488 kms northwest from Edmonton, Peace River provides health care services to the diverse community and surrounding area. Make connections with families and patients while working in a unique fast-paced rural setting. Eligible for Northern Allowance.






Fort Vermilion, a hamlet on the Peace River in northern Alberta, is located on the banks of the Mighty Peace River. Today Fort Vermilion serves an urban and rural population of about 2500 and has a population of about 750. Nursing and HCA positions available and eligible for the Northern Allowance.




Lloydminster has the unusual distinction of sitting on the provincial border between Alberta and Saskatchewan, making it Canada’s only Border City. With housing costs much lower than the national average, it is an excellent place to settle down and buy a home. Discover the city's exciting attractions and local events!


Fort McMurray


With its robust economy, growing population, and beautiful natural scenery, Fort McMurray is a popular destination in northern Alberta. Widely referred to as “Boomtown”, this city is passionate about community engagement and development. Positions may be eligible for Fort McMurray Allowance of $12,480 annually.


Medicine Hat


Working in Medicine Hat means finding yourself living in Canada’s sunniest city, which receives over 2,500 hours of sun annually. Resting amid the South Saskatchewan River about 300 km southeast of Calgary, enjoy big city amenities without big city costs. Explore walking trails and unique parks on your days off!




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