Start Date: July 3, 2017
The Agroforestry and Woodlot Extension Society (AWES) is a non-profit organization incorporated in 2010 that exists to increase awareness of the economic, social and environmental values of agroforestry and woodlots in the agricultural landscape in Alberta. AWES promotes responsible woodlot and agroforestry management by providing support and extension services to landowners, land stewards and others who influence land practices in Alberta.
Duties include but are not limited to:
University degree or technical diploma with some experience working in agriculture, forestry, land management, conservation or related natural sciences. Excellent oral and written communication skills are necessary to ensure project information is conveyed clearly and accurately. The preferred candidate will have experience related to project and financial management and employee supervision. He or she is able to work independently but also thrives as a team player and demonstrates self-initiative to help grow the society. Experience working with a board of directors would be an asset. A valid Alberta driver's license is required as travel will be necessary and candidates must be immediately eligible to work in Canada. Preference will be given to those registered in good standing or immediately able to register with a professional organization such as Alberta Institute of Agrologist, Alberta Forest Management Professionals or Alberta Society of Professional Biologists.
Please submit your covering letter and resumé to:
by May 5, 2017.
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GoodWork ID: 39840 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Apr 20 2017