[Sust-mar] Water Coordinator II, summer, Sierra Club, Halifax NS
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SUMMER EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Position: Water Coordinator II
Organization: Sierra Club Canada - Atlantic Chapter http://www.sierraclub.ca
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Last summer, the Sierra Club Atlantic developed workshop
tools such as a presentation on water quality monitoring,
outreach materials, and participant's workbook and piloted a
highly successful water quality monitoring workshop in
Musquidoboit Harbour, NS.
This position will entail working with the more junior Water Coordinator
(ad listed here: http://goodworkcanada.ca/greenjobs.php?id=11128)
to build on this project, and encourage participation in Sierra
Club's national water conservation campaign, ActionH2O.
The student will work with community groups and volunteers
through participation in the Nova Scotia Environmental Network's
Water Caucus. The student will be asked to coordinate at least
one face-to-face meeting of key volunteers and ensure structures
are created to sustain the program.
Pay Rate and Term: 14 weeks @ $12.00/hr, full-time.
* Ability to read and write English fluently.
* Ability to read and write French an asset.
* Must be completing post-secondary education in fields of
environmental engineering, environmental science, environmental
studies or ecology.
* Previous event organization experience and volunteer coordination required.
* Must have an understanding of MS Office programs and
experience with Microsoft Powerpoint.
* Familiarity with website maintenance and social marketing
(Facebook, Twitter) an asset.
This position is supported by the Nova Scotia Student Career
Skills Development Program.
Please ensure you meet their criteria prior to applying by
checking here: http://www.gov.ns.ca/econ/sep/scsdp/jobsindex.asp
To apply, please send resume and cover letter to Gretchen
Fitzgerald, gretchenf at sierraclub.ca . For more details on the
position, please call Gretchen at 902-444-3113. Due to time
constraints, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
Application Deadline: May 26th, 2010.
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