Atlantic Trade and Investment Growth Strategy Questionnaire
Are you involved in Clean Technology or Infrastructure? (Or both?) Do you want to explore international opportunities for your organisation? We want to hear from you! As part of the new Atlantic Trade and Investment Growth Strategy (ATIGS) developed by the Government of Canada and the four Atlantic provincial governments, sector working groups are helping to develop sector export strategies, which are expected to be completed early in the new year.
The sector export strategies for Clean Technology and for Infrastructure is currently being developed by a working group comprised of Industry and Government with the help of Kinetic Cubed, who have been commissioned on behalf of ATIGS.
This is an opportunity for your organization to have your say on how public funding will support the growth and export of Clean Technology and Infrastructure sectors in Atlantic Canada.
Eco Canada Wage Funding for Junior Professionals Now Available
Eligible Participants Receive up to $15,000 per Full-Time Position Created As the leading provider of employment programs that contribute to the development of the environmental workforce for the past 20 years, we are the source for employers and candidates to receive internship funding support. Our program gives eligible employers who work in science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM) or natural resources up to 50% of an intern’s salary (up to $15,000) for new full-time environmental jobs. Employers may also use this program to fund multiple new positions!
Must be a full-time, permanent position
Environment-related position in STEM or Natural Resources
Must be 30 years of age or younger
Must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or have refugee status
Educated with a minimum 2-year diploma
How do I apply?
Complete our online application to host an intern in the ECO Canada Internship Program.
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ESAM Member Spotlight
Hive Engineering is a progressive consulting firm specializing in environmental engineering and science. Our firm was founded in 2017 by three senior environmental specialists with more than 50 years of collective experience in Atlantic Canada. Since our inception, we have secured project work in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador and most recently, Prince Edward Island. We are proud to be 100% Atlantic-Canadian owned and operated. Hive is a full-service environmental firm providing solutions for indoor and outdoor environments including contaminated sites management, emergency spill response, hazardous/regulated building materials, indoor air quality and biological services. Our clients’ satisfaction is our priority; our most important asset is our staff. Hive is quickly becoming an industry leader in environmental services; our success lies in our following core principles:
Provide reasonable, effective solutions that are tailored to our clients’ needs;
Educate our clients to make informed decisions;
Create lasting relationships with our clients and industry partners;
Give back to our communities through our Corporate Volunteer Program; and
Provide opportunities to our staff through continued education, community involvement and participation in the growth of the company.
Contact us today for all your environmental needs! Hive is always looking for talented candidates to join our team. Come be a part of an exciting, progressive engineering consulting firm. Interested individuals can contact us directly at www.hiveeng.ca.
ESAM Welcomes Its New Members
Sutherland Excavating Ltd
President, Blake Sutherland and Office Manager Stacey Sutherland work together along with 20 employees to provide services such as Petroleum Tank Installation, Oil Spill Response, Contaminated Site Clean Up, and Heavy Equipment Services. sutherlandexcavating.com
As one of Canada’s leading environmental services providers, Terrapure is known for developing innovative, cost-effective solutions to our customers’ environmental challenges. We can, and have, managed virtually every waste stream in virtually every industry, from coast to coast. www.terrapureenv.com
Program Includes: Case Study Presentation by Robert Turner, M.A.Sc., P.Geo., GHD Limited followed by a discussion, and presentations by the Federation of Canadian Municipalities, Maxxam Analytics, Environment Canada, and more. To see the full Program click here…
Take advantage of a prime opportunity to collaborate with leading industry, regulatory, scientific, legal, and financial professionals.
Register now, space is limited!
List of Top 5 Articles Read by ESAM Members in October
ESAM would like to thank all those who came out to participate in our 1st annual softball tournament in Moncton, NB on Thursday, September 28th, with a special thank-you to our sponsors, AGAT Laboratories, Johnson Insurance, and RPC.
2nd Annual Indigenous Consultation Atlantic November 7 & 8, 2017 Hampton Inn & Suites, Moncton, NB
Duty to Consult practices in Atlantic Canada are evolving. Provincial and federal policies are rapidly undergoing reviews to better reflect modern social standards and community needs. How will policy changes affect your community, your industry or your government relations? While some natural-resource sector companies have exemplary consultation and engagement practices, others are criticized for taking shortcuts. How does your company measure up, and where can improvements be made? Get a seat at the table and be part of the discussion.
Building on its success at the Membertou Trade and Convention Centre in 2016, The Canadian Institute’s2nd Annual Indigenous Consultation Atlantic will address contentious consultation issues seizing the east coast, while providing insight and solutions to improve engagement.
Who You Will Meet Chiefs and Councilors, Senior Executives, Directors and Managers of Aboriginal Relations, Internal and External Affairs, Stakeholder Relations, Community Relations, Government Relations Project Development, Environmental Planning, Corporate Affairs, Policy Analysts, In-House Counsel and Partners from:
Provincial and Federal Government
Oil and Gas
Mining and Exploration
Power Generation and Transmission
Agriculture and Forestry
Engineering and Environmental Services
ESAM members SAVE 10% on registration! Mention discount code: D10-377-377CX02!
We are inviting you to complete a 'Member Spotlight' on your company as a whole, an office/team, individual or project that you would like to showcase in our newsletter. As a member, you have a unique (free!) marketing tool at your hands with our newsletter distribution reaching over 1,000 individuals!
If you would like to take advantage of this opportunity, please forward your 'Member Spotlight' (maximum 2,500 words) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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