Thank you for your interest in joining our team! Check out our current opportunities below.

Why work with us?

We are an established and impactful non-profit environmental organization that works to empower Hamiltonians to implement greener practices in their homes and communities to make our city a climate champion. We operate out of EcoHouse – an 1850s farmhouse in east Hamilton with 2 acres of gardens and sustainable living demonstrations. Our team is focused on making positive environmental action happen every day and we use creativity, practical tools, and demonstrating environmental action to engage our community to achieve our mission. 

We are committed to being a living wage employer. We are certified with the Ontario Living Wage Network. This network calculates the living wage in each region of Ontario based on the cost of living for the area. In Hamilton, the living wage is $19.05/hr (2022-2023). 

We are committed to implementing justice, equality, diversity and inclusion practices within our workplace and to achieving the 50-30 challenge diversity targets.

We are committed to investing in staff growth and wellness by providing professional development support, medical and dental benefits and insurance and paid emergency leave days for full time employees, and a flexible work culture.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we will accommodate any needs under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code as requested.

We recognize that potential candidates may not apply for a position if they don’t meet every single qualification – particularly members of underrepresented groups. If you are excited about a role, but your experience doesn’t align with every qualification in the job posting, we still encourage you to apply and tell us about yourself in your cover letter. We sincerely thank all applicants, however, we will only be able to contact those selected for an interview.


About the Opportunity: We are continually looking for Registered Home Energy Advisors to join our team.


Knowledge or experience in Building Science, Home Construction or Home Inspections
Excellent customer service skills as well as a professional manner
Excellent verbal and written communication, highly organized, attention to detail with a positive attitude and interest in the Energy and Environment sectors
Analytical, problem solving and decision making skills
Highly developed math and computer skills
Proficient in the use of MS Word, Excel and Web Based Applications with an aptitude to learn internal software and relevant applications

Further Requirements and Qualifications:
Completion of a criminal background check
Valid Ontario driver’s license, full G required
Access to a personal insured vehicle as well as being able to travel to surrounding communities along with general and automotive liability coverage.
Willingness to work occasional evenings and weekends.
Acquisition and maintenance of Registered Energy Advisor Certification with NRCan.
Successful completion of the Foundation Level Exam is required prior to training. Additional training provided by Green Communities Canada (Service Organization) is required.
For complete information on training, please see this brochure

How to Apply: Qualified candidates are invited to email their cover letter and resume in one PDF file to the Executive Director, Giuliana Casimirri,, specifying the Job Title in the subject line.

Job Title: Program Assistant
Location: EcoHouse (22 Veevers Dr) and other locations around Hamilton
Position type: Summer
Start Date: July 3
Salary: $17.20/hr
Hours of Work: 30 hours per week, with occasional evening and weekend work required

About the Position: Join our team to spend your summer contributing to positive change in your community! You may help in the gardens, manage our for-youth-by-youth social media accounts, be a guide for kids participating in our outdoor ed programs, and provide support at community events. The specifics of the role will be decided based on the successful candidates skills, interests, and career goals.

Requirements and Qualifications: The ideal candidate will be a high school student ready to learn new things and actively contribute to the work that we do.

This position is funded through a youth employment program with the following requirements for applicants: 1) at least 15 years of age and currently in high school; 2) Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or have official refugee protection status under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act; 3) legally entitled to work in Canada, according to relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations

How To Apply: Email a cover letter and resume as soon as possible and no later than June 16, 2023 to the Education Program Manager, Heather Govender, Kindly submit your cover letter and resume as one document in PDF format, specifying your full name in the file name. Please indicate if you meet youth employment requirements listed above in your cover letter. Applications will be reviewed as they are received and early applications are encouraged.