Tourism & Hospitality Resources for the
The tourism and hospitality industry in the Kootenay region employed approximately 8,000 employees in 2021, of which 49% are employed in the food and beverage sector and 39% in the recreation and entertainment and transportation and travel sectors (“Other”). The region accounted for 2.7% of the total provincial workforce (298,250), and its workforce distribution across sectors is similar to the provincial distribution with the exceptions of the recreation and entertainment and transportation and travel sectors (“Other”) which represent a relatively smaller percentage of the provincial workforce.
Kootenay Rockies Located in Invermere, BC
HR Advisory Services
Are you a tourism and hospitality business in the Kootenay Rockies region needing HR help? Reach out to Sarah Moseley, the regional HR Consultant for the Kootenay Rockies region. Sarah began her career in the hospitality industry more than 20 years ago. Over the years, Sarah held many different operational roles in hotels and resorts, food and beverage, ski, and adventure travel, before transitioning into HR over 10 years ago. She is a Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR).
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Kootenay Rockies Workforce Profile
In 2021, the tourism and hospitality industry employed over 8,000 people in the Kootenay Rockies region. That accounts for 10% of total employment! Broken down by sector, that looks like:
Want to learn more about the workforce that powers the Kootenay Rockies region? Download the Kootenay Rockies workforce profile today!Discover Workforce Profile
Health & Safety
Health & Safety
Keep up with the latest occupational health & safety (OHS).
Resources to recruit, develop, and retain a workforce.
SUPERHOST®, FOODSAFE, Safer Spaces, and more.
Labour market information and the future of tourism.
Consulting to apply the latest HR research and frameworks.
Kitchen Magician – Line & Prep Cook
Prestige Hotels and Resorts
Entry Level Housekeeping Assistant
Kicking Horse Mountain Resort
Whitewater Ski Resort
Hummingbird Lodge & Campground – Lodge Host