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Organization:    Ministry of Natural Resources
Division:    Peterborough District Operations
City:    Kingston
Job Term:    1 Temporary
Job Code:    41104 - Resource Technician 3
Salary:    $22.91 - $25.50 Per Hour*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    52203
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The Ministry of Natural Resources, Petergborough District Operations, is seeking Resource Technician. Bring your skills and knowledge to this challenging position and become part of the team.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this postion, you will:

- Implement field programs and provide monitoring and auditing of compliance with natural resources acts, regulations, policies, and guidelines related to forestry, fish and wildlife, lands, waters, and aggregates programs;
- Provide input to and help maintain resources information systems and promote awareness of resource management and protection;
- Provide customer service to internal and external clients.

How do I qualify?

Valid driver's license.

Technical Skills:
- Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of ecological sustainability principles and practices;
- Demomnstrated knowledge of Ministry and related government legislation, policies, procedures, directives and guidelines (e.g. Crown Forest Sustainability Act, Public Lands Act, Lakes and Rivers Improvement Act, Aggregates Resources Act, Fish & Wildlife Conservation Act);
- Working knowledge of standards and operating practices for information gathering;
- Working knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act and those regulations made under the act that apply to the workplace and the work being performed;
- Job requires knowledge of field equipment operations.

Analytical and Problem Solving Skills:
- Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills to make project-level decisions.

Interpersonal, Oral and Written Skills:
- Proven interpersonal skills to deal with requests and concerns of clients/partners;
- Proven oral and written communication skills to respond to resource industry and public inquiries.

Computer Skills:
- Working knowledge of personal computers/software including word-processing, data base, electronic mail, internet and spreadsheet applications.

Additional information:

  • 1 Temporary, duration up to 6 months, 51 Heakes Ln, Kingston, East Region
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   4.7
Category:   Lands and Resources
Posted on:   Wednesday, February 27, 2013
  • E-NR-52203

    The minimum salary rates identified in this posting are subject to revision as a result of the recently agreed to OPSEU collective agreement covering the period of January 1, 2013 to December 31, 2014.
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Wednesday, March 13, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
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