Information for
Foreign Skilled Workers

The Economic Development Officer will be using this page to communicate with prospective candidates. If you are interested in applying to the Claresholm RNIP, please check this page regularly.

  • Employers in Claresholm will not accept applications directly.
  • Job openings will be posted on the Claresholm RNIP portal →
  • But first, you must first meet the Federal Eligibility Criteria →

The Claresholm RNIP Employment Portal is now open, however due to the COVID-19 outbreak we are not processing any new applications at this time. All employment applications are on hold until further notice. 

Rural & Northern Immigration Pilot

How can I participate?

If you think the Town of Claresholm is a good place for you and your family to live, work, and stay, then the Claresholm RNIP program might work for you.  To apply for a full-time job in Claresholm you must meet the Federal Eligibility Criteria first. If you meet the criteria, you can then create a personal profile on the Claresholm RNIP Employment Portal. 

What is the process?

- Federal Criteria Check - Create a Profile 
- Accept a Job Offer 
- Receive Community Recommendation 
- Apply for Permanent Residence with IRCC 
- Apply for work permit at Claresholm employers
- Start life in Claresholm 

View the Process Map

Why choose Claresholm?

Experience everything that Southern Alberta has to offer from the comfort of Claresholm. If you want to learn more about Town of Claresholm, Alberta please visit: