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Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry
Provincial Services Division
Job Term:
1 Temporary /contract for up to 12 months, with possibility of extension
Job Code:
41104 - Resource Technician 3
$23.58 - $26.25 Per Hour*
*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
Posting Status:
Job ID:
Do you have in-depth knowledge of fish culture management and enjoy working within a team environment? If so, consider this opportunity to apply your technical knowledge and fish culture experience as a Fish Culture Technician.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you will:

• conduct and monitor fish culture activities
• plan and implement fish culture projects
• operate and maintain highly technical equipment
• meet stations goals and objectives
• provide leadership and technical direction

How do I qualify?

Mandatory requirement:

• You must possess a valid class 'G' driver's licence and the ability to obtain a class 'D' licence with a 'Z' endorsement.

Specific knowledge:

• You have knowledge of the Ontario Fish Culture Program, such as rehabilitating native fish populations and enhancing natural reproduction.
• You have knowledge of aquaculture and working experience of fish culture .
• You have knowledge and experience in project management.
• You have knowledge and understanding of the Occupational Health and Safety Act and associated safety regulations.
• You have knowledge and understating of fish culture and aquaculture operations
• You have working knowledge of computer applications such as spreadsheets, databases, word processing, and communications software, as well as, data entry and analysis.

Other skills:

• You have strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to deal effectively with various client groups.
• You can serve as Fish culture station representative at meetings or on committees.
• You have experience working in a team environment.
• You possess working knowledge of facility maintenance and repair.
• You are able to interpret and apply relevant legislation.

Additional Information:

  • 1 Temporary, duration up to 12 months, Dorion Fish Culture Station, Dorion, North Region
Compensation Group:
Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Lands and Resources
Posted on:
Monday, June 19, 2017
  • N-NR-108550/17
Please be advised that the results of this competition may be used to form an eligibility list of qualified candidates to potentially fill future vacancies represented by the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU). In accordance with the Collective Agreement, eligibility lists are shared with OPSEU representatives. By applying to this competition, you are providing consent that your name may be shared with OPSEU representatives.
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Tuesday, July 11, 2017 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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