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New Project Encourages Alberta’s Youth to Consider Careers in Electricity

May 27, 2021, Ottawa—Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) announced a new initiative today that will raise awareness of the careers that exist in Alberta’s…

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EHRC Launches Leadership Accord on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion to Help Workplaces Better Reflect Canadian Society

May 13, Ottawa—Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) with support of its members and partners continues to lead the promotion of diversity, equity and inclusion…

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National Occupational Standards profiles inform skills needs for electricity sector

April 29, Ottawa—Today, Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) released 11 new National Occupational Standards (NOS) with a focus on green occupations in the electricity…

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Mentorship platform connects electricity sector workers to build relationships for success

March 4, Ottawa, ON – Today Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) launches Mentor Junction, a free, online mentorship platform for Canada’s electricity sector. The…

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Electricity Human Resources Canada Names Stephanie Smith of Ontario Power Generation the 2020 Leader of the Year

Ottawa, ON, December 21, 2020 – Today, Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) announced Stephanie Smith as the winner of its annual Leader of the…

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Electricity Sector’s Resilience a Result of Safety-First Culture

Ottawa, ON, December 8, 2020 — The newest report from Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) and the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) provides a detailed…

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New Report Reveals Young People’s Views on Careers in Electricity

July 9, 2020, Ottawa – Young people make up far less of the electricity workforce than other sectors—but why? Generation Impact: Future Workforce Perspectives,…

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Alberta Electricity Employers Have New Resources to Diversify and Strengthen Their Workforce

June 17, 2020, Ottawa — Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) has released comprehensive online resources to help employers in the electricity sector sharpen their…

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New Project to Better Equip Alberta’s Electricity Workforce for Change

Ottawa,  June 10, 2020—Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) is partnering with the Government of Alberta to launch a new project to address significant workforce…

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Study Finds that Women are Still Struggling to Advance in the Electricity Sector

Ottawa, 14 May, 2020 – Gaps in women’s representation around the decision-making tables of the electricity and renewables sector persist, but a coordinated effort…

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Leadership in Human Resources Celebrated at 2019 Awards Ceremony

Ottawa, February 20, 2020 – Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) celebrated innovation and leadership in human resources best practices across Canada’s electricity sector with…

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New Research Explores the Future of Work in Canada’s Electricity Sector

OTTAWA, Ontario – January 28, 2020 – Employer response to emerging technologies’ impact on the electricity sector workforce is critical and must be coordinated…

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