Future Jobs Hub

Welcome to the BusinessGreen Future Jobs Hub, supported by Green GB Week

As part of Green GB Week and supported by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), the BusinessGreen Future Jobs Hub puts the spotlight on the growing number of green skills and job opportunities available right across the UK.

Future Jobs: Why one day we will all be sustainability experts

Workplace

A photographer by trade, IKEA's Hege Sæbjørnsen explains why a desire to make a positive social and environmental impact prompted a career change

clock 19 October 2018 •
Future Jobs: Unlocking the secrets of urban farming in a Bristol shipping container

Workplace

VIDEO: Grow Bristol delivers fresh leafy greens grown in a shipping container to city shops and restaurants by bike

clock 19 October 2018 •
Future Jobs: Meet the people behind the UK's world-leading offshore wind industry

Wind

VIDEO: 250 staff at Ørsted's Grimsby site work day in, day out to maintain and operate hundreds of offshore wind turbines off the UK coast

clock 18 October 2018 •
Future Jobs: How recyclers are seizing circular opportunities

Recycling

Tom Chivers talks to Veolia's Richard Kirkman about the 'cultural shift' that has reshaped the waste industry and sparked the development of thousands of high tech green roles

clock 18 October 2018 •
Future Jobs: Meet the engineers electrifying the UK car industry

Workplace

VIDEO: The UK's first dedicated electric vehicle factory opened near Coventry last year, where 750 staff work to build electric black taxis

clock 17 October 2018 •
Future Jobs: How green farmers are enjoying organic growth

Supply chain

Scottish farmer Pete Ritchie has embraced growing demand for organic produce and is reaping the rewards

clock 17 October 2018 •
Future Jobs: How upcyclers are making old office furniture new again

Work

VIDEO: Staff at Rype Office turn old desks, chairs, and carpets into new office furniture, saving money and delivering environmental benefits

clock 15 October 2018 •
Future Jobs: From beavers to Brexit, conservationists are critical

Skills

Mark Elliott explains how a role caring for one of the UK's only beaver families highlights the growing opportunities the conservation sector can offer

clock 15 October 2018 •
Future Jobs: Meet the e-bike cargonauts

Workplace

VIDEO: London-based e-cargobikes.com's riders deliver goods in busy urban areas on electric-assisted bicycles, saving time, money and pollution

clock 15 October 2018 •