Green Careers Week 2018


Mac and Downtown Campuses


10:00 am - 11:00 am, Macdonald Campus, Faculty Lounge, MS Bldg.
Graduate Studies in the Environment (seminar) [MAC]

  • This session will hopefully answer your questions about the “Where”, “What” and “How” to apply to graduate studies in the environment.

11:00 am - 12:00 pm, Macdonald Campus, Faculty Lounge, MS Bldg
Green Careers Week - Career Options in the Environment (seminar) [MAC]

  • This seminar will explain the various environmental career options within a variety of industries


12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Downtown Campus, Brown 5001
Professionals On Campus

  • A special event organized by CaPS and MSE to build awareness of career options.  This in an excellent opportunity for all students to meet and listen to professionals working in "green jobs" or who have an environmental education background.

Professionals On Campus:

Alexandra Iliescu, Environmental Assessment Officer

Health Canada

James Acker, President
AquaNinja Inc

Steve Powers, General Manager - Facilities
Triumvirate Environmental

Hayoung Jun, EH&S Project Manager | Health and Safety Specialist
ERA Environmental Management Solutions

Dassyn Barris, Project Coordinator in Communications and Urban Forestry

Toby Davine, Communications Officer
Office of Sustainability, McGill University

Amélie Bergeron-Vachon, Director Branding and Internationalization


Meet and Greet:

  • Following the speakers, we invite you to stay for a meet and greet.  This is your opportunity to ask questions and gain a better understanding of how you can use your degree in the working world.


1:00 pm - 2:30 pm, Downtown Campus, Brown 5001
Employment at Environment and Climate Change Canada


Jonathan Pritchard, Senior Coordination Officer of the Regional Director General's Office of the Environmental Protection Operations Directorate

Marie-Christine Tremblay, Associate Regional Director General

Jérôme Clément, Manager, Regional Analysis and Relations - Quebec Strategic Relations Division

They will present the different types of career opportunities at Environment and Climate Change Canada, what it means to work in the public service, as well as share their own career paths.

*Details and registration on myFuture. Keyword search "Green Careers" in the Workshop section