What can I expect to do in this role?• Under the general supervision of the Zone Manger, you will assist in providing information relative to ecological resources and recommendations for their management.• You will assist with collection, compilation, analysis and reporting of ecological data pertaining to Ontario Parks and protected areas.• You will assist with responding to inquiries from internal staff and external clients.How do I qualify?Mandatory• Proof of eligibility to work in Canada;• Proof of full-time enrollment in a recognized post-secondary college or university or graduation within the last five years; and• Candidates are only eligible to participate in a maximum of two placements.Knowledge and Skills• Knowledge of biology and ecology including conservation biology;• Knowledge of legislative and resource management planning tools that provide protection to ecological resources;• Knowledge of analytical techniques and computer applications, including word processing and spreadsheet software, in order to analyze data and prepare reports;• Knowledge of flora and fauna of Ontario;• Interpersonal and communications kills (oral and written);• Ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team and maintain linkages with supervisors, co-workers and stakeholders;• Organizational and research skills;• Knowledge of worker responsibilities as outlined in the Occupational Health & Safety Act;• Valid Class “G” Driver's License and ability to travel occasionally to locations throughout Ontario;Please indicate in a separate covering letter, of 5 pages or less, specifically how your skills, knowledge and expertise relate to the qualifications listed above.Note: The successful candidate will begin at the base-level pay rate and will move up in the pay scale in accordance with the OPSEU collective agreement.
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