The secret is out, Fort Collins is the place to be. According to the Fort Collins Chamber of Commerce, Fort Collins is the business center of Northern Colorado. It is the area’s center for government, retail trade, the arts, healthcare, education, and employment with the region’s largest and best-educated workforce. As Fort Collins rapidly grows, so do the opportunities for employment. If you are one of the many people planning a move to Fort Collins this year, you’ll want to check out this list of some of the best businesses in town to relocate for.
Colorado State University
With a plethora of academic and administrative positions available you can join the approximately 6,000 people who are currently employed by CSU. The University offers great benefits and competitive salaries.
Corporate headquarters for Otter Products, LLC is located right in the heart of Old Town Fort Collins. And with two huge distribution centers and a number of sister companies, OtterBox is considered one of the top employers in town. They offer a huge diversity of available positions, provide great benefits, and competitive pay.
If you’re considering a move to Fort Collins, chances are you’ve heard a little about our beer scene. From small, local craft breweries to the big national names, we have it all. Each with its unique employment opportunities, the beer industry is a major player in Fort Collins. Anheuser- Busch, New Belgium Brewing Company, and Odell Brewing Company are just a few of the best places to land a job in Fort Collins. Cheers
Woodward is among the companies in Fort Collins that hires the most skilled workforce. Woodward has multiple campuses throughout Fort Collins and a huge diversity of open positions available. According to Woodward, “Woodward is an independent designer, manufacturer, and service provider of control solutions for the aerospace and industrial markets.” If that sounds fancy, it’s because it is. And word has it that Woodward is moving 350 jobs from California to Fort Collins this year and tons of opportunities will be popping up!
UC Health in Northern Colorado is the parent company for Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins as well as numerous clinics, laboratories, and support services in the area. UC Health employs approximately 20,000 people in Colorado and with their wide range of employment needs, you could be one of them.
There are many reasons why Fort Collins has been named “Best Places to Live” time and time again and the job market is just one of them. Want to know why else? Check out this list of all the other reasons to call Fort Collins home.
Planning to relocate to Fort Collins? Confluence Fort Collins is a new downtown development in Fort Collins’ rapidly emerging River District. Old Town, many of the famous breweries, and incredible dining options are just steps from your front door at Confluence. If you’re ready to make Old Town Fort Collins home, contact us today about the new Confluence lofts in the heart of it all. Pre-sales are happening now and half of the spaces are already spoken for, so don’t delay!