Local Employers

A comprehensive list of the major employers in Atikokan.

Atikokan General Hospital

Atikokan General Hospital is a fully accredited 41-bed facility. We offer emergency, acute care (including cardiac care), complex continuing care, long-term care, and a full range of diagnostic services. A team of rehabilitation therapists provide inpatient, outpatient and home care services.

Ministry of Natural Resources / Quetico Park

As a ministry, we are working to promote healthy, sustainable ecosystems and conserve biodiversity (the variety of life on Earth). We conduct scientific research and apply the findings to develop effective resource management policies.

Northwest Catholic District School Board

This School Board has 6 Catholic elementary schools serving the communities of Sioux Lookout, Dryden, Atikokan, and Fort Frances to Rainy River and First Nations within the jurisdiction of the Board in Northwestern Ontario.

Ontario Power Generation

OPG’s Atikokan Generating Station is located near the Town of Atikokan in northwestern Ontario. This plant is the largest 100 per cent biomass-fueled power plant in North America and will generate renewable, dispatchable, peak capacity power.

Rainy River District School Board

This School Board encompasses all of the Rainy River District Public Schools including North Star School and Atikokan High School.

Rentech

At Rentech, we process natural resources into higher value products. We transform wood fibre into wood chips and wood pellets and natural gas and other products into nitrogen fertilizer. We operate 39 facilities in four countries and employ over 850 people.

Resolute Forest Products

At Resolute Forest Products, we are one team with one vision where: Profitability and sustainability drive our future.

Tramin

Tramin provides specialized trades people, supervisors, engineers, managers, and trainers for any job within mining and heavy industry.