Manager of Sustainability

Capital Planning & Operations

Employment Opportunity #243-22.23



Closing Date: March 6, 2023 at 4:30 PM





We thank all those who apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.








Full-Time | Continuing | Fredericton | Hybrid













Standard Work Hours:

Mon - Fri | 8:15 am - 4:30 pm | 36.25 hours per week




Salary Range:

$55,013.00 - $71,515.00 per annum



Why Choose UNB?




UNB offers a large variety of benefits for employees, including a full pension, a minimum of three weeks of vacation annually, the Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP), and dental, life, and health insurance.


UNB is committed to ensuring employees can maintain a healthy work-life balance. As such, we're proud to support a hybrid work approach, which includes flexible hours and work-from-home options.








Reporting to the Director of Energy and Sustainability, the Manager of Sustainability advocates advancing UNB's strategic goal to become a leader in sustainability and environmental stewardship across Canadian universities while working toward a carbon-neutral future. The Sustainability Manager supports both campuses and works collaboratively and provides resources to staff, faculty, and students from all departments, units, and faculties on campus to improve the Sustainability of their respective units to meet institutional goals.








































  • Bachelor's degree in a related field.







  • 5-7 years' experience in sustainability, including 2-3 years of management and/or project management experience.


Additional Strengths














  • A Master's degree would be considered an asset.
  • Analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to manage people and resources.
  • Demonstrated critical thinking and analytical skills.








Capital Planning & Operations is a team of approximately 130 employees that take tremendous pride in the campus and deliver exceptional service that supports the University of New Brunswick's mission, vision, and values. You will be a part of a motivated team of professionals who are always striving to make our campus a safe, sustainable, accessible and welcoming environment for students, faculty, staff and community.




This position is part of the PSAC, Local 60551 employee group and falls under the PTSU Collective Agreement.



UNB is situated on the unceded territory of the Wolastoqiyik and Mi'kmaq peoples along the banks of the beautiful and bountiful Wolastoq river, a region recognized worldwide for its natural beauty. UNB is a comprehensive university with a long history of excellence in teaching and research.






The University of New Brunswick and PSAC/PTSU Local 60551 are committed to employment equity and fostering diversity within our community and developing an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the broader community that we serve. The University welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals who will help us achieve our goals, including women, visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

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