Recruitment and Retention Tools
The Economic Development team offers the following resources to support local employers and their efforts to attract and retain new employees. Contact Economic Development at 250-561-7633 for more information. The Move Up Prince George website is one of these resources. Employers can post their jobs to the website for free and can use the website to promote Prince George to potential employees.
The following resources may be used in job postings and on company websites to direct potential employees to the Move Up Prince George website where information can be found on living and working in PG.
To download the provided images for free on a desktop computer:
Internet Explorer - Right-click and select "Save picture as".
Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome - Right-click and select "Save image as".
Safari - Ctrl-Click and select "Save Image As"
On mobile devices, tap and hold on the image until a menu appears and select the option to save or download the image.
The City of Prince George Economic Development division promotes the Move Up Prince George Career Search page via social media. Employers in Prince George are encouraged to add their job opportunities to this page and to include one of the following web buttons on their website’s career page to linking it back to Move Up Prince George.
Buttons and Logos
Web Button (Dark)
Web Button (Light)
The City of Prince George Economic Development division produces videos in high definition that highlight why Prince George is a good place to invest, work and live. Contact Economic Development at 250-561-7633 for more information.
Choose Prince George
The Choose Prince George fact sheet summarizes key benefits and features that make Prince George an ideal location to live, work and play. It includes housing and rental cost comparisons, unemployment rates in different cities, and information about the amenities in Prince George.
2019 Workforce Analysis
The August 2019 Workforce Analysis report presents a comprehensive study intended to inform and support local businesses and the City of Prince George in growing and strengthening the local workforce.
The report offers a detailed overview of the existing workforce situation as well as recommendations that will support greater alignment of supply and demand, information about best and promising practices for talent attraction and retention that can be used by local businesses, and strategies to retain post-secondary graduates.
2014 Workforce Intelligence Study
The Employee Recruitment fact sheet outlines highlights of the Workforce Intelligence Study completed in 2014. It provides information about the top Canadian cities where Prince George employers can target their workforce attraction efforts as well as recommendations for best practices in external hiring.
Other Useful Resources