Green Jobs

By mmuise

The Green Jobs Internship Program, generously funded by Natural Resources Canada, is a wage subsidy initiative that places Canadians in roles in the natural resources sectors, including energy, forestry, mining, and earth sciences.

Comments on Funding:

Funding is a wage subsidy of up to 75 per cent of an intern’s salary to a maximum of $30,000 for Indigenous youth, youth living with a disability, youth living in a northern or remote community; and
up to 75 per cent to a maximum of $24,000 for women and racialized youth.

Deadline: Applications are closed. Stay tuned for future intake announcements.

Employers must be:

  • legal entities incorporated or registered in Canada, including for-profit and not-for-profit organizations;
  • Indigenous organizations and groups;
  • provincial, territorial, regional and municipal governments and their departments and agencies.
    Interns must:
  • be between 15 and 30 years old at the start of the internship;
  • be eligible to work in Canada;
  • be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or have refugee status;
  • not be enrolled in school at the time of the application.
Application Steps:

Employers and interns must complete and submit the online registration form (one form for each of them).

Documentation Needed:

Employers must submit a Job Description Document, if they have one.

Other Things to Note:

Natural Resources Sectors (Energy, Mining, Forestry, Earth Sciences). The program is funded through Natural Resources Canada, Science and Technology (S&T) Internship Program - Green Jobs.

This program is present in both the Ontario and AC database.

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