We are hiring two field technicians!
Competition number NCCFT051622
The NunatuKavut Community Council (NCC) is accepting applications for two Field Technician positions to be located in southern Labrador. These are temporary positions for 12 weeks. The technicians will be responsible for collecting culvert attribute data, environmental surveys, and other sampling/data collections. The ideal candidates will lead in excellent data entry and writing skills. They must demonstrate a commitment to working flexible hours, while providing tangible results. This positions are in NCC’s Department of Environment and Natural Resources.
NunatuKavut means “our ancient land” and refers to the territory of Inuit who belong to south and central Labrador. NCC is a rights-based governing body that represents NunatuKavut Inuit. We are a dynamic, fast-paced, and growing team that strives to meet the priorities, interests and needs of our people. Our governing vision demonstrates commitment to community and culture as we seek “to govern ourselves, provide and care for one another, our families and our communities while nurturing our relationship with our lands and waters.” We foster an open and transparent working environment which incorporates Inuit values of caring, fairness, respect, accountability, and teamwork.
Roles and Responsibilities
- Collect culvert attribute data.
- Complete environmental surveys and other environmental sampling/data collections.
- Complete technical forms for each culvert and tributary assessment.
- Prepare and distribute weekly and project-end technical reports.
- Participate in collection of tributary attribute data.
- Collaborate closely with the project coordinator on progress of reports.
Conditions of Employment
- Willing to travel overnight.
- Must have a clean driver abstract.
- Ability to lift 20+ pounds.
- Must be able to work extended hours in all weather types.
- Must have emergency first aid.
- Must have class 5 driver’s licence.
Skills and Qualifications
- Knowledge of data collection, sampling and recording.
- Strong knowledge in Microsoft programs (Excel, Word, Outlook)
- Great communication skills.
- Ability to diagnose problems with equipment.
- Accustomed to using mobile tools and applications.
- Critical thinker and problem solver.
- Experience with managing and maintaining technical equipment
Education and Experience Requirements
Enrolled in post-secondary education in natural resources, environmental science, or related field or equivalent combination of education and/or experience
Preference may be given to qualified members of NunatuKavut Community Council.
How to Apply
Please submit resume, cover letter and three references to:
Chelsea Dyson, HR Coordinator NunatuKavut
Deadline to apply is May 31, 2022.
Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.