Position: Sustainable Building Technicians
Organization: Plenty Canada
Location: Lanark, Ontario, a 25 minute drive from Perth, and an hour from Ottawa. Please let us know in your application if you will be seeking accommodations, as we may be able to highlight some local opportunities.
Number of positions to be filled: 2
*We encourage candidates to apply as soon as possible, as all applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
Are you passionate about sustainable building? Plenty Canada is currently looking for talented individuals ready to help improve the built infrastructure of our land based learning centre. This summer will be dedicated to the continued implementation of our sustainability plan, including the construction /renovation of facilities used for traditional resource management trainings, that was developed by the world renowned Indigenous architect, Douglas Cardinal.
ABOUT PLENTY CANADA
Plenty Canada is an Indigenous-led non-profit organization that facilitates access to and shares resources with Indigenous peoples and other community groups around the world in support of their environmental protection and sustainable development goals. At Plenty Canada we recognize that people are part of the environment and we sustain healthy lives only when the environment as a whole is healthy. For us the environment and the bio-diversity of our environment is a precious treasure we need to protect.
Plenty Canada’s Objectives:
We are currently posting multiple positions. Please visit http://www.plentycanada.com to review all job ads and, if interested in more than one, list them in order of preference in your cover letter. Applications are welcome from everyone who’s eligible, and in particular from underrepresented groups, including but not limited to youth of Indigenous ancestry.
To apply, please send your Resume and Cover Letter with this position’s title in the subject line of your email to firstname.lastname@example.org . We encourage all candidates to apply as soon as possible, as we will be considering applications on a rolling basis. We thank all applicants for their interest, but will only be contacting those selected for interviews.
In addition to outlining why you think you’d be a great addition to our summer team, please answer the following:
What is your experience working with Indigenous Knowledge Systems, especially as they relate to work in conservation? (eg. Have you worked within or with such frameworks before; are you familiar with the concept of Ethical Space; and if you don’t, do you have an interest in learning more?)
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Mar 17 2020 ID: 56444