Although reports suggest the start of a slowdown in hiring, several segments continue to hire in significant numbers as the need for sustainable businesses and practices grows. And therefore, there is a demand for roles in green jobs.
A global climate schools and careers platform Terra.do is hosting India’s first climate job fair on its app starting Tuesday. Recruiters and hiring managers from TATA Power, ElectricPe, Pyse, String Bio and Climes, among others, are expected to offer jobs as part of the recruitment drive.
Earlier this month, Monster.com released its Monster Employment Index (MEI) for June, which found that Indian industry has seen a surge on the back of increased demand for green jobs. This segment, which is expected to attract investments worth Rs 8 lakh crore by 2025, has witnessed increasing technological innovation and use of chemicals in industrial operations and manufacturing, expanding its demand for a wider range of skills and experience, Monster.com said in its report.
Green jobs are available in which segments?
According to a statement from Terra.do shared exclusively with CNBCTV18.com, in its job fair, companies are hiring at all levels and will offer jobs in software, hardware and design, science and technology. data analysis, management, communication, research, sales, consumption. relationships, etc.
Job profiles include React Native, Frontend Developer, UX/UI Designers, iOS Developers, DevOps, Full Stack, Web Developer, Product Development, Sustainability Expert, Researchers, Business and Sales Managers, and Consumer Relations and businesses.
Employers are offering remote and onsite jobs in Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore and other Tier I cities, Terra.do said.
The institute added that employers come from sectors such as power, energy and renewables, automotive, big data, finance, biotechnology and geosciences. While some companies are climate tech, others are shifting to sustainability and a climate-conscious business mode, he said.
What companies offer
Tata Power said it had two open positions for the ‘sustainability leader’ and was offering CTCs in the range of Rs 15-25 lakh per year.
Pyse is hiring in the range of Rs 15-30 lakh per year for roles in brand and content marketing, product management and community management.
ElectricPe did not reveal salary brackets, but said it was hiring for roles of SDE (Fullstack), Business Analyst, Business Development Manager, Inside Sales Manager, UI/UX Designer, social media and graphic designer.
Climes, a Sequoia-backed startup, has positions open for carbon accountant, growth, marketing, design, and engineering.
How to register
Candidates must register on the Terra.do application. Registration for employers, recruiters and hiring managers is also open. The event is free for all.
On the app, candidates can pre-screen roles they’re interested in and watch live presentations by employers, followed by Q&As.
The app will also allow candidates to dive deep with hiring managers 1:1 to learn about company culture, team growth, the problems they solve, and more. said the institute.
Anshuman Bapna, CEO and co-founder of Terra.do, said that by 2030 the company aims to bring 100 million climate professionals into the workforce to solve the climate crisis.
Bapna also pointed to a PwC report that indicates climate tech is booming across all sectors. “Green jobs are being created every minute in technology and business functions ranging from software engineering to marketing to business development and more,” he said.
He added that the government has also launched the Skills Council for Green Jobs aligned with the national skills development mission promoted by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). . The governments of Delhi and Tamil Nadu, among others, have also promised green jobs in their policies, he said.