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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.
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 Posting Trends (2013-2016)
Find out where Canadian employers are recruiting environmental professionals and learn what skills are desirable
Supply and Demand Model
Our new supply-demand model allows us to project environmental employment opportunities based on productivity and business cycles.
Environmental Goods and Services Model
One of our findings indicates that the renewable energy sector had sales of $59.8 million in 2015. Learn about more results.
Job Posting Model
We analyzed online job postings between Q1 2013 and Q4 2016 to identify hiring trends and environmental skills in demand.