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OTTAWA, Ontario -August 22, 2017 - Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC), today announced its upcoming National Labour Market Information (LMI) study − Workforce in Motion 2017-2022. Funded in part by the Government of Canada’s Sectoral Initiatives Program, the new LMI study is an update to EHRC’s...

OTTAWA, Ontario–Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) has set out a call for nominations for its 2017 EHRC Awards of Excellence. Dedicated to the electricity industry workforce, the 2017 EHRC Awards of Excellence recognises and highlights the outstanding achievements of those at the forefront of industry...

OTTAWA, Ontario - August 8, 2017 --Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC), in partnership with the Government of Ontario’s EnAbling Change Program, has developed an online portal of valuable and practical information and resources to help employers improve or enhance equity of access and supports for people with...

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Ottawa, ON – March 8th, 2017 – Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) and the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister of Status of Women, today announced EHRC’s newest initiative to support the increased representation of women as skilled workers in the electricity and renewable energy sector. The Leadership Accord...

OTTAWA, Ontario- October 24, 2016 – Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC), Canada’s leading source for human resources research and tools for the Electricity and Renewable Energy Industry, today announced that Mr. Mike Marsh, President and CEO of SaskPower, has won its Leader of the Year award. Mr.  Marsh...

This afternoon national event brought together business leaders and human resource professionals. Attended by employers, labour, education, and government representatives working for and with the sector, the aim of this event was to connect, convene and inspire the industry. The event included keynote speeches from...

EHRC will be hosting an Industry session in Toronto on December 8th.  The event will begin with Breakfast and Networking at 8:00 – 8:30 with the session beginning at 8:30. This session will not only provide attendees with information on the AODA and accessibility standards but also informative and interactive dialogue. Spearheaded...