*Targeted to Post-Secondary students*
This job posting represents multiple positions across Ontario. Job location details are listed below. You are required to identify the ministries and cities you are interested in applying to. Note: relocation expenses are not covered by ministries.
Applications are accepted online. Resumes and cover letters are not accepted. Describe your skills, knowledge and relevant paid work or volunteer experience in the related questions on the application form.
To assist you with the application process please visit the Summer Employment Opportunities website and view the following resources:
- (a href='http://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/SEOEligibilityCriteria.asp') Eligibility Requirements (/a)
- (a href='http://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/SEOKeyResources.asp') Student Application Guide (/a) -item 1 in Key Resources
- (a href='http://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/SEOKeyResources.asp') Explanation of Rating Scale for Application Questions (/a) -item 2 in Key Resources
Detailed Position Breakdown:
Ministry of Natural Resources
1 position at 227 Howey Street , Red Lake
What can I expect to do in this role?
• Assist staff in the restoration, rehabilitation, and protection of conservation lands
• Participate in field work including inspections, site visits to conduct surveys, collect data, restoration activities, and mapping exercises
• Provide technical assistance to support on a variety of land resource improvement projects
• Support staff in providing administrative assistance and clerical services to ensure effective and efficient operations
How do I qualify?
Some positions require students to be 15-24 years of age (or 15-29 years of age if you are a person with a disability) due to program funding.
Some positions may require the successful candidate(s) to undergo a personal security screening check as a condition of employment.
Communications and Interpersonal Skills
• You apply your written communication skills to prepare a variety of documents (e.g. reports, record/summarize data findings)
• You apply your interpersonal skills to work collaboratively within a team environment
Technical and Analytical Skills and Knowledge
• You apply your knowledge and experience with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) such as ESRI ArcGIS suite to conduct data and trend analysis, including spatial trend, quantitative, qualitative, and statistical analysis, and conduct environmental scan
• You apply your experience using Microsoft Office product suite, such as word processing (Word), spreadsheets (Excel), databases; email and internet to conduct research and prepare a variety of documents
• Basic knowledge of aggregate resources management and natural resource management principals particularly as they relate to public land, shorelines
Planning and Organizational Skills
• You apply your planning and organizational skills to collect, organize, review and verify information/data through review of files, reports, and prepare simple maps; track, compile information/data
• You work independently or as part of a team; you plan, organize and prioritize your work to meet competing deadlines
• You can work in an outdoor environment with some physical activity involved, including lifting and carrying weighted items (up to 40 lbs) in accordance with the Employment Standards Act and Workplace Health and Safety regulations