Pembina Institute

Come change Canada with us

Help us lead Canada's clean energy transition

We deliver clean energy solutions — backed by rigorous research and analysis — into the hands of Canada’s decision makers and key influencers.

Join our dynamic team of nationally recognized professionals working on Canada's most pressing energy and environmental challenges.

Just some of the benefits

Beyond the personal benefits that come from working in an entrepreneurial and fast-paced environment with smart, strategic and values-driven people, Pembina Institute staff enjoy the following:

  • extended health and dental coverage
  • four weeks of holidays per year
  • RRSP plan
  • training and professional development opportunities
  • competitive non-profit salaries  

Current Openings

Analyst (B.C. Region)

The Pembina Institute is seeking a highly motivated individual to join its B.C. team as an analyst who will research and advocate for solutions to accelerate B.C.’s transition to a clean energy economy. We are looking for a person who can work with the provincial and local governments, industry, First Nations, communities and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) to support the development and implementation of climate policy in B.C. In particular, the successful candidate will support the institute’s research and policy advocacy in these areas: (1) energy efficiency in the building sector and (2) carbon pricing policy.  Download a complete job description and information on how to apply here.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Lead research projects from inception to delivery 

  • Conduct quantitative and qualitative analyses of climate policy and programs (e.g. energy efficient buildings and carbon pricing)
  • Review analysis of peers and collaborate with the various internal teams at Pembina
  • Develop and maintain constructive relationships with other NGOs, First Nations, the private sector, academia, and provincial and local governments
  • Represent the Pembina Institute at meetings and forums
  • Advocate solutions to key environmental issues and be an effective critic when necessary
  • Proficient with Microsoft and Google documents, spreadsheets and presentations
  • Occasional travel and overtime

Essential Qualifications

  • Minimum of a master’s degree in engineering, sciences, economics, law, public policy or related field

  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to communicate complex technical matters in plain language 

  • Knowledge of energy efficiency technologies, building science and/or energy efficiency program design and management
  • Knowledge of economic, environmental, social and/or political aspects of carbon pricing policies
  • Demonstrated commitment to sustainability and social change through educational, professional, and/or
volunteer experiences 

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with a wide array of stakeholders 

  • Excellent communication (oral and written) 

  • Self-motivated and results-oriented, with the ability to take initiative and work independently 

Find the full job description and information on how to apply here.

Application deadline: Midnight on February 7, 2016.

The Pembina Institute is an equal opportunity employer.

We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Recent Competitions

Technical and Policy Analyst – Clean Energy (Calgary or Edmonton)

This competition is closed and applications are being reviewed. We thank all applicants for their interest.

Technical and Policy Analyst – Responsible Fossil Fuels (Calgary or Edmonton)

This competition is closed and applications are being reviewed. We thank all applicants for their interest.

Development Associate (Toronto)

This position has been filled.

Volunteer Opportunities

There are no volunteer positions currently open at the Pembina Institute.


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