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Employer: New Brunswick Environmental Network, a non-profit, bilingual communication network linking over 90 environmental groups across the province. The network is the heartbeat of the environmental movement, with a mission “to encourage and facilitate networking and communication among member groups in order to advance their work, to protect the Earth, to promote ecologically sound ways of life and to strengthen the environmental movement in New Brunswick.”

Salary: $12.00 / hour for 37.5 hours per week

Term of employment: depending on funding received, up to 18 weeks of work finishing by August 28, 2015; Monday to Friday from 9 to 5 with occasional evenings and weekend work

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick

Position’s Duties and Responsibilities:

The Health & Education Programs Assistant will assist in the implementation of a number of projects designed to (1) develop engagement in sustainability education initiatives, and (2) to promote children’s environmental health through developing support for a proposed Bill of Rights to Protect Children from Environmental Hazards. Other duties related to stakeholder engagement in environmental issues may be assigned.

Requirements:
• Organizational and coordination skills
• Strong oral and written communications skills in English and French
• Strong computer skills
• Out-going and personable

Assets:
• Capable of working in a flexible work environment
• Ability to work independently but also a co-operative team player
• Quick learner and a highly motivated self-starter
• Creative and resourceful
• Background in the environmental or non-profit sector
• Interest in or passion for environmental issues

How to Apply: Please send resume and cover letter to Raissa Marks, Executive Director, raissa.marks@nben.ca

Application deadline: Friday, May 1, 2015 at 12:00 noon.

While the New Brunswick Environmental Network appreciates all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Employer: New Brunswick Environmental Network, a non-profit, bilingual communication network linking over 90 environmental groups across the province. The network is the heartbeat of the environmental movement, with a mission “to encourage and facilitate networking and communication among member groups in order to advance their work, to protect the Earth, to promote ecologically sound ways of life and to strengthen the environmental movement in New Brunswick.”

Salary: $12.00 / hour for 37.5 hours per week

Term of employment: 11-week position with a flexible start date finishing by August 28, 2015; Monday to Friday from 9 to 5 with occasional evenings and weekend work

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick

Position Requirements: This position is being funded through support from Heritage Canada’s Young Canada Works Program. To be eligible for this position you must:

  • be legally entitled to work in Canada.
  • be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident, or have refugee status in Canada.
  • be between 16 and 30 years of age at the start of employment.
  • have been a full-time student in the semester preceding the job
  • intend to return to full-time studies in the semester following the job
More criteria online at http://www.pch.gc.ca/special/jct-ycw/info-ppts/101-eng.cfm

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide assistance to NBEN member groups in communicating with other community environmental groups both provincially and nationally
  • Prepare and distribute regular e-mail correspondence to NBEN members regarding upcoming opportunities, special events, and news-worthy items
  • Update the NBEN’s brochures and other promotional material to reflect recent developments within the organization
  • Assist in the coordination of the NBEN’s Annual General Assembly, an event that will bring together community environmental groups, New Brunswick youth, Francophone and Anglophone New Brunswickers, and aboriginals to discuss and explore community involvement in environmental issues
  • Assist in expanding the NBEN website’s interactive potential
  • Assist in the coordination meetings and teleconferences.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
• Organizational and coordination skills
• Strong oral and written communications skills in English and French
• Strong computer skills
• Out-going and personable

Assets:
• Capable of working in a flexible work environment
• Ability to work independently but also a co-operative team player
• Quick learner and a highly motivated self-starter
• Creative and resourceful
• Background in the environmental or non-profit sector
• Interest in or passion for environmental issues

How to Apply: Please send resume and cover letter to Raissa Marks, Executive Director, raissa.marks@nben.ca

Application deadline: Friday, May 1, 2015 at 12:00 noon.

While the New Brunswick Environmental Network appreciates all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Nature NB recherche un éducateur de la nature! Pour plus d'information visitez notre site web.