15 careers that are even better in rural Canada


Contracting and property maintenance

As more people retire up to their cottages, and as more people choose to commute to cities from further and further away, the demand for contractors and property maintenance workers continues to grow in small towns and rural areas. More than 19 percent of contractors and 20 percent of maintenance workers in rural areas are expected to retire over the next 10 years, so the field’s opening up.


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