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natural resources technician - biology

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Caledon East, ON


$17.48 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Seasonal
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Education: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • Experience: 7 months to less than 1 year
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Hot
  • In/on water
  • Wet/damp

Work setting

  • Various locations


  • Assist in conducting field research and surveys to collect data and samples
  • Conduct environmental monitoring and compliance activities for the protection of fisheries stock, wildlife and other natural resources
  • Conduct field research and surveys to collect data and samples

Technical experience

  • Fresh water ecosystem
  • Marine ecosystem
  • Plant breeding

Area of work experience

  • Basic research
  • Education or teaching
  • Environmental monitoring
  • Equipment safety assessment
  • Field research and surveying
  • Production operations
  • Quality control and assurance

Specialization or experience

  • Green economy sector
  • Specialized environmental skills and knowledge

Area of specialization

  • Biology
  • Botany
  • Aquaculture
  • Marine biology

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is your current field of study?

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

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