Term position until March 31, 2021, with likelihood of extension
Application Deadline: April 28, 2019
The Oldman Watershed Council (OWC) is a collaborative forum for all voices, working for watershed health through education, action, and stewardship.
The OWC is seeking a motivated, self-starter able to take on challenges, lead resotration efforts, and develop restoration programming. The Restoration Specialist will lead OWC’s restoration initiatives, which occur primarily in the headwaters. In addition to experience working on environmental restoration projects, the ideal candidate will posses excellent writing abilities and be willing to develop their existing skill set. They will able to write compelling grant applications, accurate reports, engaging blogs, and interesting educational articles. Preparing restoration plans and permit applications to government agencies is also a critical component of the position. A history of successful grant, funding, and permit applications is considered an asset.
A positive attitude and strong work ethic are required. As a small organization, the OWC offers a flexible, friendly work environment with 5 other staff members who will work closely with the Restoration Specialist to achieve organizational goals. The successful candidate will work full time (36.25 hours/week) from the OWC office in Lethbridge and will receive 3 weeks paid vacation per year.
Salary Range: $50,000-54,000/year, depending on qualifications and experience
Candidates who do not meet the minimum qualifications will not be considered.
Please email your cover letter and resume to OWC at:
as one pdf file called “OWC Restoration Specialist YOUR NAME.”
For more information please visit our website http://www.oldmanwatershed.ca. We thank all applicants that apply, however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Apr 12 2019 ID: 53099