In need of a change, a small adventure or just peace and quiet?

Moving to Gävleborg, living and working here, could be that change you are looking for. Living in the county of Gävleborg is easy and has many favorable advantages. We offer you a healthy and family-friendly environment with a short distance between your work and your home. 

Region Gävleborg offers you an exciting work environment with many possibilities to develop both your competence and your career. We are organized in three main areas:

  • Health and medical care
  • Sustainability: public transport, infrastructure and community planning.
  • Cultural affairs and workforce development: cultural affairs development, labor market and skills, folk high schools.


With about 6500 employees, we are the largest employer in Gävleborg and an important part in the development of our community. We give people good opportunities for an active life with a high quality of living.