Temporary Natural Heritage Coordinator
Natural Heritage Coordinator
The Ontario Heritage Trust is dedicated to preserving, protecting and promoting Ontario’s rich and varied heritage.
We need a natural heritage professional to effectively and efficiently manage the administration of our natural heritage property and easement portfolios.
What can I expect to do in this role?
• build and maintain partnerships with stakeholders
• assist in the negotiation of partnership agreements
• conduct regular inspections of Trust owned and Trust easement properties and prepare site audit reports
• support the acquisition of new natural properties and easements
• recommend, implement and deliver natural heritage policies and programs
• provide technical advice to management and stakeholders on natural heritage conservation.
How do I qualify?
- You are willing, prepared and able to travel unsupervised throughout Ontario to urban, rural and isolated locations and conduct site visits on natural heritage properties
- You have knowledge of natural heritage conservation principles and the natural heritage conservation community in Ontario
• You have an understanding of ecological science, Ontario native flora and fauna, ecological land classification (ELC), invasive species, and stewardship planning
Research and Analysis Skills:
- You have experience researching, analyzing and synthesizing information from a broad variety of sources in order to prepare reports, briefings and provide effective advice
• You are able to understand and analyze natural heritage conservation policy, interpret regulations, policies and processes and apply them to specific real world circumstances
Planning and Organizational Skills:
- You have planning, organization and priority-setting skills to ensure that projects and assignments are properly planned and prioritized to meet deadlines
Communication and Interpersonal Skills:
- You have oral and written communication skills and can convey the natural heritage principles and values of the Trust clearly and without ambiguity
• You have interpersonal skills and can build lasting and effective business partnerships
- You have computer skills, including familiarity with standard MS Office software (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet Explorer, Access and SharePoint)
Salary Range: $1,222.27 – $1,519.79 per week
- 1 Temporary, duration up to 6 months (with possible extension), 10 Adelaide St E, Toronto, Toronto Region
Please apply online, only, by Wednesday, March 14, 2018, by visiting www.ontario.ca/careers and entering Job ID 120530 in the Job ID search field. Please follow the instructions to submit your application. Faxes are not being accepted at this time.
If you require accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please contact us at www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/ContactUs.aspx to provide your contact information. Recruitment Services staff will contact you within 48 hours. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
The Ontario Public Service is an inclusive employer. Accommodation will be provided in accordance with Ontario’s Human Rights Code.