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Developing Skills to Succeed in the Environmental Sector
We identified knowledge, skills, and training needs to support Canada’s growing environmental sector.
Energy Efficiency in Canada: a snapshot of key industries and employment opportunities
ECO Canada conducted a comprehensive survey with 1,853 business establishments across Canada to capture a point-in-time snapshot of the workforce in terms of demographics, establishments, revenues and employment in six key industries.
Environmental Job Market Trends in 2018
Canada’s environmental job market expanded in 2018 with 24,500 job ads online (+8% increase from 2017)
Energy Efficiency Employment in Canada
In Canada, the Energy Efficiency sector is projected to create over 36,000 jobs in 2019.
Environmental Job Postings Within Industries
Over 60% of environmental job postings are in five key sectors. Learn about the latest industry trends.
Environmental Job Market Trends Mid-2018
Environmental job postings in mid-2018 are trending 3% higher from last year. Find out why.
Environmental Assessments and the Workforce in Canada (2018)
Learn about key roles and required skill sets for environmental assessment practitioners
Environmental Job Market Trends in Canada (2014-2017)
The Canadian environmental job market rebounds with 9% increase in job postings in 2017
Characteristics of Canadian Environmental Practitioners Report (2006)
This 2006 study describes what motivated environmental practitioners stay with their employer
HR Best Practices Report (2009)
Learn about the HR strategies used by Canadian environmental organizations to promote employee engagement in 2009