Pembina Institute

Come change Canada with us.

Pembina Institute staff

Leading Canada's transition to a clean energy future

We deliver clean energy solutions — backed by solid 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 intangible benefits of 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 
  • four weeks of holidays per year
  • RRSP plan
  • training and development opportunities
  • competitive ENGO salaries  

Current Openings

Advisor, Consulting (Calgary)

The Pembina Institute is seeking a highly motivated individual to join its Alberta and the Northwest Territories Regional Team as an Advisor for its consulting practice at its head office in Calgary. We are seeking a highly driven and resourceful person with three to five years of relevant technical experience, strong analytical skills, relevant energy/environment industry experience, a solid work ethic and a persistent drive to succeed to solve Canada's most prominent sustainability challenges. Areas of responsibility will include corporate, government and community-based sustainability consulting projects in Alberta and the Northwest Territories relating to oil & gas, oilsands, clean energy and energy efficiency. The candidate should be able to thrive with limited supervision. This full-time (40 hours a week) position may require travel and requires occasional work on evenings and weekends.

Roles and Responsibilities

Data Analysis

  • Conduct thorough technical, quantitative analysis on projects including GHG modeling, LCA modeling, GHG inventory composition and validation, and technology evaluations
  • Critically review the quantitative analysis of peers
  • Conduct high-quality literature research for a range of projects — from researching factors to include in models to writing research reports
  • Create high-quality project deliverables — reports, power point presentations, excel models

Project Management

  • Support the business development process through building proposals and creating project plans
  • Collaborate with the various internal teams at Pembina
  • Manage projects from initiation to completion
  • Co-facilitate internal and client meetings/workshops

Skills and Qualifications

Candidates must clearly reflect the following skills and experience in their application:

  • Solid technical competence
  • Relevant experience in economic or technical analysis of energy & environmental matters
  • Experience in Life Cycle Analysis and/or Greenhouse Gas quantification
  • Advanced user of Microsoft Excel
  • Undergraduate degree in engineering, business, or energy/environment
  • Demonstrated commitment to sustainability and social change:
  • This can be through your educational, professional, and volunteer experiences
  • Substantial relevant industry experience or understanding in energy and environment (other relevant areas may include associated government departments; environmental/CSR consulting; academia; 
international development, government and/or advocacy)
  • Project management experience
  • Facilitation and public speaking experience
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and strong interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated and results-oriented, with strong drive and initiative to succeed

To Apply

Email your cover letter and resume to Please ensure the following:

  • Subject line includes Analyst and your last name
  • Your cover letter (max. two pages) explains why you are interested in working with the Pembina Institute and how your skills and qualifications meet the criteria outlined for this position
  • Resume outlines your relevant skills, education and experience
  • Cover letter and resume are saved as one PDF document using the naming convention lastnamefirstletter-application-position-year.pdf (example: smithm-application-analyst-2014.pdf)

Application deadline: Midnight of Sunday, December 7th, 2014.

Preferred start date: early January 2015.

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.

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