Firms like HRCarbon who provide sustainability education, training and consulting services are best positioned to use their network and expertise to identify this specialized pool of talent that exists for the Sustainability arena.
In 2012, HRCarbon became part of the government-funded Bridging Program 'Pathways to Employment in the Sustainability and Energy Sector', developed for internationally trained professionals with education and experience in engineering, environmental science, architecture and related professions. HRCarbon put its STARS program into action, by delivering its unique Carbon Professional Path program to train and prepare for the CSA Certified GHG Inventory Quantifier exam, and also by providing attendees with recruitment services. HRCarbon will assist all professionals from various vocations to find work placement and internships that match their education and skills to the companies seeking to build more sustainable businesses.
HRCarbon will provide candidates with the following recruitment-
· individual resume and cover letter review;
· customization of resume and cover letter
· building up of professional profile;
· conduct ‘mock’ interviews;
· contact and liaise with employers;
· share candidate profile list with employers to showcase the professionals with their existing education, experience and new sustainability skills;
· source and provide opportunities in internship or employment;
· provide references.
Currently there are 60+ graduates of the HRCarbon STARS program with more groups of professionals about to complete the program in the near future. With the assistance of HRCarbon, graduates are placed in suitable positions, currently at no cost to the hiring organization. Their skills include:
· Project Management (PMI/PMP/CAPM)
· LEED GA
· CSA GHG Inventory Quantification
· OBC (Ontario Building Codes)
HRCarbon will participate in this Bridging Program for the next couple of years, until 2016.
To recruit one of these professionals or obtain a candidate profile list of currently available Engineers and Architects with these added-value skills and strong work experience, please contact HRCarbon at +1-416-628-4196.
HRCarbon is a Corporate Carbon Management and Sustainability consulting company. It was founded over 5 years ago and is based in Toronto, Canada with offices in the U.S.A and in the U.K. HRCarbon works with local and global partners (for profit, not-for-profit, academic and government agencies) and has extensive international experience in North America, Europe and Africa. HRCarbon brings significant credentials and experience in sustainable Enterprise Carbon Management with an emphasis on human resources, process management and technology. Our core competence is to measure, analyze, report and integrate corporate sustainability.
For more information, please visit their website: www.HRCarbon.com