Employment Opportunities

  1. Registered Energy Adviser – full time or part time

Green Venture is looking to hire a Registered Energy Adviser (REA). A REA conducts home energy assessments and assists clients in securing retrofit rebate incentives for the government and utility energy efficiency programs. Successful completion of the federal “Foundation Level Exam”, by Natural Resources Canada, is a prerequisite.

Registered Energy Adviser hard at work!

2.  Education Support Staff – part time- THIS POSTING IS NOW CLOSED. 

Green Venture is seeking up to three positions to assist with the environmental education programs both at the EcoHouse site,  and for off-site presentations at schools and in the community. The hours of work vary throughout the year, with the busiest months being the spring (March-May) and late fall (Oct-Nov).

3. Summer Student Positions- THESE POSTINGS ARE NOW CLOSED

Every summer, Green Venture hires students to assist with our summer education programs, contingent on receiving government funding grants (such as Canada Summer Jobs).  There are two job types, and several positions in each. Candidates are invited to note whether they would like to be considered for one or both types.

3a) Environmental Programs Assistant

3b) Green Gardening Programs Assistant


Volunteer Positions

1. Gardens Volunteers (Spring Summer, Fall)- ongoing

We’re looking for a few good garden volunteers! The EcoHouse is surrounded by 2 acres, a veritable oasis of green in our east Hamilton suburb. The gardens need at lot of love. Are you looking for an outdoor volunteer job (requiring about 1 morning, afternoon, or evening a week) to help look after a heritage garden, a pollinator garden, a rain garden, or others? If so, please contact erinn.todd@greenventure.ca

2. Board of Director position– ongoing

Green Venture’s Board of Directors is currently seeking a new member to help provide strategic and operational direction for the organization. .

Click here for the job Description for this volunteer position.

To apply, please fill in the form below. 

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