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Gender Equality Week 2020

This week, from September 20 to 26, is Gender Equality Week across Canada. Like everything else in 2020, this year presents unique challenges. The…

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Leaders of Canada’s electricity sector say electrification is key to jumpstarting Canada’s slumping economy

Electricity Human Resources Canada is proud to join voices with other leading electricity sector organizations to call for commitment to electrification as a key…

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June & July 2020 Electricity Sector Pulse Survey

As part of our ongoing series of electricity sector pulse surveys, Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) conducted an employee survey to gather data on…

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Electricity Human Resources Canada Partners with Women+Power to Support Women Working in Alberta’s Electricity Sector

As part of our commitment to supporting women and gender equity across the electricity sector, Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) has partnered with Women+Power,…

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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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Congratulations to Corporate Knights’ Top Corporate Citizens in Electricity

Corporate Knights, the highly respected voice for clean capitalism in Canada, has announced their 2020 Top 50 Corporate Citizens, and recognized 13 electrical companies…

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EHRC Investing in Green Jobs for Youth

Last week, the federal government announced a $15.8 million investment to create jobs and training opportunities for youth in the green economy as part…

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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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EHRC is Seeking a Project Manager

Electricity Human Resources Canada, in partnership with Recruiting in Motion, is looking for an experienced Project Manager, to join the team on a 9…

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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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Green Jobs Case Study: Thompson Rivers University’s Renewable Energy Fundamentals for Electricians

Electricity Human Resources Canada’s (EHRC) Green Jobs Program supports companies providing youth with work experience and training in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) positions in…

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