Who are we?
Credit Valley Conservation is one of Ontario’s 36 conservation authorities dedicated to protecting, restoring, and enhancing our local natural environment. We care for the Credit River, its streams, and tributaries from the headwaters in Orangeville to the shores of Lake Ontario in Mississauga. We are scientists, engineers, researchers, educators, environmentalists, stewards, planners, foresters, recreation experts, and much more. We create connections between people and nature, knowledge, and action. We inspire appreciation for the role of nature in keeping people connected, healthy, and happy. We’re leaders and explorers. We are professional and we’re inspired. We know our stuff, and we work every day to make a difference.
Who are you?
You want to be part of an organization with an environmental goal. You get up every day and go to work with purpose. You accept that you may not change the world, but you’ll try to make an impact in your corner. You like to partner with skilled people across many professions. It’s as natural for you to think about the outdoors as it is to think out of the box. You’re passionate, responsible, and approachable. You do what’s right, not just what’s easy. You care, and it shows.
Why work for us?
We offer competitive public sector pay. We’re members of the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System (OMERS) pension fund. We find time to have fun and celebrate successes. You’ll know your co-workers by name and will make fast friends. You’ll like being at work.
SUMMARY OF FUNCTIONS
The primary functions of this position are to complete forest and grassland breeding bird surveys and assist with wetland anuran monitoring using acoustic recording units as part of the Integrated Watershed Monitoring Program (IWMP). The successful candidate will also assist with forest and wetland vegetation and tree health surveys, and other aquatic and terrestrial components of IWMP as required (e.g., water quality sampling, electrofishing).
SUMMARY OF MAJOR TASKS
Perform the following tasks under limited direction:
Anticipated Start and End Dates: May 8, 2023 to December 8, 2023 (35 hours/week)
Hourly Rate: $16.75 per hour (under review)
To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter via our website by February 12, 2023, at: https://cvc.ca/jobs/
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We thank all applicants for their interest. However only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.
New employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as defined by the Ministry of Health as a condition of employment and must have satisfied the full post vaccination period required to ensure vaccination efficacy. The requirement to be fully vaccinated is subject to the Ontario Human Rights Code. If you are not fully vaccinated, a documented medical reason provided by a physician or registered nurse and time period for the medical reason may be accepted.
CVC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with AODA (Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005), CVC will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If you require disability – related accommodations, please inform the Human Resources (HR) staff. All personal information is collected under the authority of the municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jan 21 2023 ID: 66681