Lead – Renewable Energy


The Verschuren Centre for Sustainability in Energy & the Environment is an independent research and demonstration facility associated with Cape Breton University. The Centre delivers technology solutions and adaptations to industry to enhance competitiveness through sustainability both locally and nationally. The Centre is situated on North Americas first energy self-sufficient campus and has, as one of its main pillars of research, the desire to build out its interests in renewable energy production and storage.

The Verschuren Centre invites applications for the 2-year, full-time term position of Lead – Renewable Energy.

Please review the Job Description for details.

Qualified candidates should send to the Human Resources Department (in PDF format):

  • a letter of application quoting the reference number (RE1805) and identifying your education and experience as it relates to this position;
  • a resume; and
  • complete contact information of three work related references.

Applications must be received by 4:00 p.m. May 23, 2018. Applicants who apply by email will receive a return email confirming receipt.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Cape Breton University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply but applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Cape Breton University

Human Resources Dept.

P.O. Box 5300, 1250 Grand Lake Road

Sydney, NS  B1P 6L2

Email: humanresources@ns.aliantzinc.ca