• Find Top Employees
    Matrix's emphasis on training, advancement opportunities, and competitive wages allows us to attract and retain skilled and experienced employees.
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    97% of our employees are T-4 registered and we invest in our workforce through training, benefits and RRSP’s.
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    Be part of a dynamic growing company that puts safety first and believes in taking care of their people with great pay & benefits!

Western Canada’s Leading Recruitment Experts

Matrix Labour Leasing is a full-service recruitment agency specializing in the placement and administration of the skilled trades workforce all across Canada. We have been in business for over fifteen years and have generated over $100 million in sales, while placing over 4,000,000 man-hours in the Canadian workforce. We have been recognized as one of Alberta Venture’s Fast Growth 50 and as a Leader of Tomorrow by Business in Calgary.

As a leader in our industry, Matrix remains committed remaining cutting edge of the full service temporary/permanent placement model. Our top priority is creating an exceptional experience for candidates and client companies.

Whether temporary or permanent, our candidates and clients rely on us to understand the nuances of each situation to advise them on making the best decision. Our specialized recruitment teams work across all industries in the following skill sets:

  • Industrial Construction
  • Commercial Construction
  • Oil & Gas
  • Manufacturing
  • Warehousing
  • Hospitality
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    Employers Work With Us

    Matrix Staffing makes it easy to add temporary or long-term additions to your staff. We work hard to ensure that each employee we place is right for the job. We also handle HR, payroll, and safety training.
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    Job Seekers Work For Us

    Job Seekers Work For Us

    Working for Matrix Staffing is an ideal way develop your skills while working a fulfilling, stable job. We offer training, competitive wages and benefits, as well as the opportunity to broaden your experience by working with a range of employers.
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    Matrix’s mission is to create an employee-centric family culture. We are committed to best in class training and safety initiatives that ensure our team has the skills to exceed our client’s needs and expectations. By celebrating the efforts of our team and by respecting the diversity of our strengths we create an environment where everyone has the opportunity to succeed.


    Matrix Labour Leasing strives to be the highest quality provider of skilled trades to Canada’s construction industry by connecting top talent and our exceptional client base.

    We are leaders, not followers.

    We exist to change the industry.

    We are driven to create an exceptional workplace and a family-like environment for our employees.

    We invest in our workforce through training, benefits and RRSP’s.

    Why Matrix?

    We are proud to say that 97% of our employees are T4’d.

    We act with integrity, honesty and candor.

    We use loyalty as currency which carries weight.

    We use our brand as a stamp of approval and we won’t sacrifice it for anything.

    We Specialize in Accurate, Cost Effective, Temporary and Permanent Staffing for Skilled Trades

    Matrix has been a fundamental part for completing the East Stony Trail Project. Their scope included mainly the concrete formwork, the structures as well as general and skilled labour for miscellaneous tasks. As a reference the manpower billing has exceeded 102,000 hours with an average crew of…

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    Alfredo PalomoConstruction Manager - Structures, PEng 161302Chinook Infrastructures

    Matrix was a great asset to be able to call on to fill the specific roles that were required throughout the project duration. The site management team brought into our cost control tracking and monitoring system and ensured that all employees were aware of their requirements so no additional work…

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    Neil HillstromCivil Operations ManagerNorth America Construction Ltd

    Perma-Cast Concrete has worked with Matrix for many years.  We have had the priviledge of watching this company grow over the years and have been happy with the service that we have been provided.  Matrix has supplied us with qualified carpenters and labourers and is often able to produce…

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    John B. McLeodPerma-Cast Concrete Contracting Ltd.

    For the last nine years, I have worked for Matrix Labour Leasing and it is easy to say that it has been an excellent journey. Matrix truly is a great company. This company not only values their employees but regardless of its growth, it continues to feel like a family. Coming to work each day is…

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    Landen FeilEmployee Testimonial

    My fiancé has been working with Matrix for over a year now and they have been such a great company to work for! They have been more than accommodating especially with our move to Alberta. They have treated my fiancé and I so wonderfully I would recommend them to anyone I know. In my…

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    MaiganFamily Perspective

    I have witnessed Shannon Warren grow from a company of 6 employees to over 200 in the last 12 years as an employee, employer and business partner. He is a leader in the labour leasing industry and produces solid / quality / safety oriented carpenters that are reliable and resourceful. Matrix Labour…

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    Canada's First Network of Blue Collar Professionals

    Although our industry has been a late adopter of technology, the web, social media, forums, classifieds, search engine optimization and mobile, we have now embraced these technologies in order to create opportunities for community growth, high segmentation, greater levels of transparency and quick, accurate placement. After nearly two years of research, development and extensive testing, we built Labour Connect.

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    We believe that by taking care of the important details, the big picture takes care of itself. In our world, those "details" are how we treat, train and motivate our employees, and the “big picture” is our level of client satisfaction.

    Happy staff do BETTER WORK and create HAPPIER clients.

    Here’s how we do it:

    • We INVEST in training: All our Employees are CSTS TRAINED and the vast majority are also fall protection trained.
    • We offer STABLE, LONG-TERM EMPLOYMENT instead of CONTRACT WORK: Almost every employee is T-4 registered.
    • WE OFFER COMPETITIVE WAGES: 84% of our costs are attributed to WAGES and BENEFITS.
    • Open communication and transparency are fundamental in establishing trust and loyalty. We facilitate open dialogue with our employees and help them understand our business model and their place in it. Our team members understand that our key performance indicators include retention levels and progression within the organization
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