[Sust-mar] Wetland Restoration Inventory Specialist, f/t, Ducks Unlimited Canada, Fredericton, New Brunswick
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Position: Wetland Restoration Inventory Specialist
Organization: Ducks Unlimited Canada http://www.ducks.ca
Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) is seeking an energetic self-motivated individual to help deliver DUC's wetland compensation delivery program in New Brunswick (NB). This one-year term position will be based in Fredericton, NB.
The Wetland Restoration Inventory Specialist is responsible for finding and helping deliver wetland restoration projects across the province. Much of your time will be spent doing desktop analysis and traveling the province to assess potential restoration projects. You will work within a team of professionals from the Atlantic Provinces to develop skills related to finding potential sites, assessing site suitability, helping with restoration delivery and working with interested landowners. There will be additional opportunities to work closely with other conservation team projects.
Post-secondary degree/diploma in biology, ecology, forestry, or resource management combined with a minimum of two years' experience.
Knowledge of wetland systems, wetland identification, GIS, and bilingualism are considered assets.
Strong communication skills which can be applied to advance DUC's mission.
Able to take initiative; must work well in a team setting and also independently with minimum supervision.
Valid driver's license and reliable transportation capable of accessing rural/forestry roads.
A personal commitment and passion for waterfowl and wetland conservation make you the ideal candidate for this position.
How to Apply
In Canada, we lose 80 acres of wetlands every day. This loss is the equivalent of about 45 soccer fields every 24 hours. We need your help to stop this loss. If you're interested in this opportunity, please submit your cover letter (including salary expectations) and resumé for confidential consideration to the attention of:
Kerri Walton, Head of Administration
Ducks Unlimited Canada
PO Box 430
Amherst, NS B4H 3Z5
Email: du_amherst at ducks.ca
Closing deadline: March 29, 2013
DUC is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse workforce. We offer a competitive salary and a complete range of employee benefits for this full-time fixed-term position. Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) is the leader in wetland conservation. A registered charity, DUC partners with government, industry, non-profit organizations and landowners to conserve wetlands that are critical to waterfowl, wildlife and the environment. Learn more at www.ducks.ca
While DUC would like to thank all applicants, only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.
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