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THE ANISHINAABEG OF
KABAPIKOTAWANGAG
RESOURCE COUNCIL INC.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

ENVIRONMENTAL
TECHNICIAN/ADVISOR
The Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council (AKRC)
invites applications for the position of Environmental Technician
Advisor. The applicant will be a highly motivated individual, results
orientated and a team player. The Environmental Technician Advisor
will be responsible for assisting the AKRC First Nation Communities in
improving their waste management practices for their immediate and
long-term needs. There is an opportunity to work from our Main Office
in Sioux Narrows or Sub Office in Kenora.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:

  • Post-secondary education in Environmental Sciences or a

combination of equivalent education and experience.

  • Experience in environmental services including project

management and supervision would be considered an asset.

  • Ability to interpret, implement and adhere to the organizational

policies and procedures of the First Nations.

  • Knowledge and experience in the application of applicable federal

and provincial environmental assessment and environmental
protection legislation and laws.

  • Proven organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks

and competing priorities with minimal supervision.

  • Superior verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong understanding of computer software applications such as

word processing, excel and power point at minimum.

  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Must provide own vehicle and willingness to access communities by

road and ice road.
RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Explore waste management options and solutions through

community consultation and support the planning and
implementation of the recommendations.

  • Provide contract administration duties pertaining to Municipal Type

Service Agreement negotiation or renewal and third-party landfill,
diversion or waste hauling services.

  • Conduct partnership and stakeholder relations including extensive

liaison with various governments, industry and commercial business.

  • Develop proposals and complete reporting requirements to funders.
  • Assist with compliance monitoring through the development of

waste management by-laws, waste management best practices and
addressing illegal dumping.

  • Provide community education and awareness through information

sessions and outreach materials.

  • Coordinate and facilitate applicable training sessions for operators

and technicians.

  • Day travel is expected with occasional overnight stays to attend

meetings, workshops and forums.
Deadline: Friday March 16th, 2018 @ 12:00 p.m.
Late applications will not be accepted.
Please submit cover letter, resume and 3 references to:
Personnel Committee
Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council
P.O. Box 237
SIOUX NARROWS, Ontario
P0X 1N0
Fax: (807) 226-4459
Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.