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General · 24th May 2017
Al Beattie
Summer Interpreter Position – Eco Centre
We are seeking an interpreter/environmental educator for the Salmon EcoCenter. The Eco Centre provides a variety of educational displays and interactive activities focused on salmon and the healthy watersheds necessary for their survival.
This contract position is for 8-weeks, early July through August 2017, for 30 hours per week (5 days/week, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm) at $14 per hour. No experience is necessary as training and supervision will be provided. Applicants are however required to fulfill the following criteria:
- Should be a creative and enthusiastic communicator, with a strong interest in natural history and conservation. Preferably should have local knowledge of Quadra and/or the Discovery Islands.
- Be comfortable and motivated when working alone in a rural setting.
- Be willing to take on a range of tasks in support of maintaining and developing the Eco Centre and educational programming.
- Have a reliable form of transportation (the Eco Centre is approximately 6km from Heriot Bay).
As this position is HRDC funded, applicants will also need to be between 15 and 30, have been registered as a full-time student this last academic year, and be returning to school in the future. Please send brief resume and letter of interest to Quadra Salmon, P.O. Box 413, Quathiaski Cove, B.C. and tell us why you would like to be considered for this position.