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Career opportunities

The Gjøvik region has over 4000 companies from a diverse range of sectors.


With a network of hospitals, clinics, and healthcare facilities within reach, residents of the Gjøvik region have access to comprehensive medical services and specialized treatments. The Gjøvik region plays a significant role in educating the next generation of healthcare professionals, with the NTNU Gjøvik campus offering programs in nursing and medicine.

Through collaborative efforts between academia, healthcare institutions, and the local community, the Gjøvik region continues to uphold the highest standards of healthcare and innovation, ensuring the well-being of its residents for generations to come.

Industry and technology

In the Gjøvik region, industry and technology play a vital role in employment opportunities and economic growth. With a strong focus on innovation and sustainability, the region offers plenty of career prospects for professionals seeking to make a meaningful impact.

In the industrial sector, the Gjøvik region is home to a diverse range of companies specializing in engineering, manufacturing, and industrial production. With a strong focus on quality and innovation, these companies offer rewarding career paths for professionals within these fields.

Some of the biggest value creators within the region's industry include Nammo, Benteler Automotve and Kongsberg Automotive. With large investments being made in recent times, the industry's turnover is expected to grow significantly over the next few years.

While industry and healthcare are prominent sectors in the Gjøvik region, the job market is characterized by significant diversity, with a wide range of work essential to the local economy. Sectors such as retail, services and banking also play pivotal roles in the region. This business diversity does not only provide employment opportunities but also fulfills crucial societal needs, enhancing the quality of life for residents and fostering economic growth.