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Posting Number: 13141
Area: City of Peterborough
Posting Agency: Employment Planning & Counselling Peterborough
Application Method: Please submit in one document a Summer Technician Application Form, (application form can be downloaded from our website, www.ofah.org/jobs), cover letter, and résumé indicating the location to which you are applying and how your skills and qualifications meet each of the requirements of this position to: Attention: Invading Species Awareness Program Coordinator Ontario Federation of Anglers & Hunters P.O. Box 2800 Peterborough, Ontario K9J 8L5 Fax: (705) 748-9577 E-mail: is_jobs@ofah.org

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Submit Application By: 14-Apr-2019
Employer: Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH)
Contact Information:
P.O. Box 2800 P.O. Box 2800
Peterborough on
Phone: 705-748-6324
Fax:
Job Type: Technical occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport
Student Job: Yes
Job Title: Summer Technician
Job Description: Become familiar with the biology and impacts of priority invasive species affecting local environments; Attend and provide support to community events Conduct presentations to various community organizations and volunteers; Participate in and help coordinate community groups in stewardship and management activities Become familiar with the principles of field work Develop computer skills utilizing tools such as Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, EDDMapS Ontario Network with resource professionals from a variety of sectors.
Number of Positions: 1
Hours per Week: 35.0
Pay Rate: $ 14.50 Hourly $14.50 per hour + 4% vacation pay
Training Details: Applicants must be young people between the ages of 15 and 30, as per the requirements of the Government of Canada’s Canada Summer Jobs Program.
Education Required: Not specified
Start Date: 14-Apr-2019
Additional Information: Job is: Temporary Full Time
References Required: Yes
Void Cheque Required: Yes
Uniform: No
Job / Location is Wheelchair Accessible: No
Insurance Type: WSIB
Qualifications: Knowledge of invasive species affecting local environments; Plant, fish, and invertebrate identification skills; Knowledge/skills relating to monitoring local waters and natural areas for invasive species; Experience networking with resource professionals/agencies and engaging volunteers/public in invading species awareness and stewardship projects;Excellent written and oral communication skills; Familiar with computer and database management skills; Knowledge of the principles of field work, such as accurate data recording, use of technical equipment, and record keeping; Ability to work flexible hours and perform occasional field work; and Strong organizational skills and the ability to work effectively with minimal supervision.
Physical Requirements: Valid driver’s license (class G); Valid pleasure craft operators card; Valid criminal record check; and Valid OFAH Membership.
Status: Active