Wetland Conservation Technician (Summer Position) — Ducks Unlimited Canada
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Wetland Conservation Technician (Summer Position)

Application
Deadline

  • February 26, 2021

Location

The Pas, MB

Contact

Please visit our online career center to submit your application (including resume, cover letter and transcript) for confidential consideration.

Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC), the leader in wetland conservation, is seeking 1 highly motivated student to fill the summer Wetland Conservation Technician position in The Pas, Manitoba.

Duties may include:

Day-to-day operation and maintenance of DUC’s water control structures, assisting with engineering and biological inspections, data entry and various other duties. This position involves physical work, heavy lifting and outdoor work in all weather conditions.

At DUC, we’re going places. You need to be an enthusiastic team player and a self-starter who can work with anyone and is dedicated to conservation.

Requirements:

  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License
  • Pleasure Craft Operator Card
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Familiar with MS Excel and MS Word
  • Available for work May 3, 2021 to August 20, 2021
  • Position is based on funding where the successful candidate must be a full-time student in the previous academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year and must be in between 15-30 years of age.
  • Preferred Education: Natural Resource Management or similar post-secondary education

Experience with boats, chainsaws, ATV’s, working near water and GPS skills will be considered assets.

The successful candidates will also have an affinity to the outdoors, conservation and the world of waterfowl.

How to Apply

In Canada, we lose up to 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 a conservation-minded individual who is interested in this opportunity, please visit our online career center to submit your application (including resume, cover letter and transcript) for confidential consideration.

Closing deadline: February 26, 2021 (EDT)

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 ducks.ca.

While DUC would like to thank all applicants, only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.