SEAWA is Hiring!
The South East Alberta Watershed Alliance (SEAWA), is a collaborative, multi-stakeholder, not-for-profit society that serves as a Watershed Planning and Advisory Council (WPAC) for the South Saskatchewan River Sub-Basin within Alberta, and Pakowki Lake watershed. Both watersheds comprise the SEAWA watershed. SEAWA’s work is guided by: Water for Life – Alberta’s Strategy for Sustainability, South Saskatchewan Regional Plan, WPAC Programme Areas, and SEAWA Mission and Vision. For more information, please visit http://www.seawa.ca.
SEAWA work aligns with at least 5 of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals: 6 – Clean Water and Sanitation, #11 – Sustainable Cities and Communities. #14 – Life Below Water, #15 – Life on Land, and #17 – Partnerships to Achieve the Goals.
The Restoration Intern works with the Executive Director and the Watershed Coordinator in the implementation of the work and communication plans of the ongoing riparian areas assessment and restoration project. This project is funded through the Government of Alberta’s Watershed Resiliency and Restoration Program. The project started in April 2017 and will be completed in March 2019. This position works as part of the project team; all tasks are supervised, timelines are followed, and all outputs are subject to reviews and revisions to ensure that they are correct, the requirements of the Grant Agreement are met, and SEAWA’s policies are adhered to.
Duties and Responsibilities
Under the overall guidance of the Executive Director, work with the Watershed Coordinator and assist in the following tasks:
A student completing the final year of a degree, or a new graduate of environmental science, physical geography, agriculture (plant science/horticulture), or a related natural resource field;
Experience in the following as demonstrated through academic courses or summer jobs:
A full-time position starting March 1, 2018 through to August 31, 2018. Hiring is dependent on SEAWA receiving the anticipated grant for this position.
Wage is $20 per hour at 35 hours per week.
by January 17, 2018 4:30 pm MST
We thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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GoodWork ID: 43373 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Dec 18 2017