About our Organization
Atlantic Water Network (AWN) is a Saint Mary’s University organization, based in the Geography Department in Halifax. AWN collaborates with over 80 organizations across Atlantic Canada to assist and elevate community-based water monitoring programs. AWN works to create free resources for community groups such as an Environmental Monitoring Equipment Bank, standardized training via WET-Pro certification, a secure and open access data hub (Atlantic DataStream), and workshops on data management, analysis, and communication.
About the Role
In this position, you will be responsible for highlighting and amplifying the incredible work of Atlantic Water Network’s community partners throughout Nova Scotia and Atlantic Canada. This will include connecting with and interviewing organizations, attending and assisting with community events, and developing stories and social media content that highlight the work of the diverse communities. You will work with Atlantic Water Network staff and community partners to develop informational communication guides, tools, and environmental infographics for both community partners and members of the public. The successful candidate needs to have strong written communication, visual design, and interpersonal skills. A passion for the environment is necessary for this role.
Duties and Responsibilities
This is a full-time 15-week position that starts in early May 2020 and is made possible through the Clean Leadership program. To apply, follow this link https://clean.ns.ca/job/community-outreach-officer-15-week/ or email your details to email@example.com . The deadline to apply is April 3, 2020.
All applications will be equally assessed; in support of our Indigenous Leadership stream, in some insistences, preference will be given to students who self-identify as Indigenous.
Please indicate you saw this posting at GoodWork.ca.
Note: This posting is provided on an "As Is" basis and for general informational purposes only. People and Planet (also known as "GoodWork") is not responsible for the content, accuracy, timeliness, completeness, legality, reliability, quality or suitability of this posting. We do not screen or endorse the organizations or individuals involved. If you decide to accept an offer of employment, volunteering or any other arrangement, you do so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against injury, abuse, non-payment or any other loss. Please read our full Terms & Conditions.
Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Mar 22 2020 ID: 56434