Position: Building Environmental Researcher
Type: full-time, one-year contract position, possibility for extension
Eligibility: post-secondary graduates, 30 years or under...
Organization: The Atmospheric Fund
Location: Toronto, Ontario
We’re retrofitting multi-residential buildings to improve energy efficiency and indoor environmental quality.
The Atmospheric Fund (TAF) invests in urban solutions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA). As part of this work, the TowerWise Program at TAF focuses on improving the energy performance of buildings and reducing greenhouse gas emissions as well as investigating indoor environmental quality (IEQ) improvements related to deep energy retrofits. We are looking for a motivated individual with previous experience in the building energy and IEQ fields to support the execution of this research.
Working at TAF
Talk to our staff and they will tell you that working at TAF comes with amazing advantages. We’re on the leading-edge of urban climate change solutions and our work makes a tangible difference. We build meaningful relationships with all kinds of stakeholders – from world-class thought leaders to the people who implement change on the ground. Our strong, dedicated team fosters healthy collaboration and learning. And as part of a small organization, we each see the value and impact of our work.
This is a full-time, one-year contract position with the possibility for extension. The yearly salary is $44,000.
At TAF, you will be under the supervision of the Energy & IEQ Research Coordinator and the TowerWise Coordinator. You will be responsible for the following key activities:
Do you have this background?
We Welcome Your Application
To apply please send your cover letter, CV, and a sample of your writing as one PDF file to Jaime Klein at firstname.lastname@example.org by 5:00PM on Wednesday October 17th, 2018. The writing sample can take any form. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted and that applicants will be evaluated on an ongoing basis. We thank everyone who applies.
Founded in 1991, The Atmospheric Fund invests in urban climate solutions in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area to reduce carbon emissions and air pollution.. We achieve our mission by:
Our ultimate goal – achieving city and provincial carbon emission reduction targets in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area – informs all our actions. This target isn’t simply another milestone. It’s our vision for climate-smart cities leading on the global municipal stage.
Achieving the ambitious 2050 target of lowering emissions by 80% will benefit everyone. We can realize a liveable, prosperous city that embraces the green economy; a city where people spend less time commuting, less money on energy costs, and breathe cleaner air.
Our Track Record
Since 1991, TAF has worked with hundreds of community collaborators, and invested more than $60 million, helping the City of Toronto save more than $55 million on its energy bills while reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 25% below 1990 levels. Some of TAF’s multi-year projects include TowerWise Retrofit Project, Pumping Energy Savings, Building Value, and Transform TO. For more information about TAF’s projects and partners, visit taf.ca
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date publiée : Oct 2 2018 Numéro : 48592