Our research forecasts 57,800 net environmental job openings in Alberta resulting from sector growth and the retirement of current employees by 2030. As the environmental sector grows and develops, so too will the types of jobs available.
As some industries grow, others may see a decline in jobs, this means some workers will be required to switch industries.
Our worker transferability fact sheets provide those seeking new employment opportunities with helpful information about an alternative role that uses some of the same skills as their current job.
This factsheet looks at the way welders can transition and find work as construction millwrights and industrial mechanics.