Ecology Jobs

Summer jobs, short-term positions, and careers in Ecology, Environment & Conservation in BC and Western Canada

Last update: 18 March 2019

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Websites Separate postings (as received)
Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute
   Job Openings

BC Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy
   Aquatic Invasive Species Inspector [pdf posting] [website]
   Application deadline: 6 January 2019
Alberta Society of Professional Biologists
   Job Market
Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC
    Seasonal Fish Culture Technician
    Application deadline: 10 January 2019
Assoc. of Professional Biologists of BC
   Job Board
Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC
    Junior Research and Fish Culture Technician
    Application deadline: 10 January 2019
BC Conservation Fund
   Employment postings
BC Ministry of Forestry Land and Natural Resource Operations (FLNRO)
   Ecosystems Biologist [pdf posting] [website]
   Application deadline: 11 January 2019
Canadian Society of Environmental Biologists
   Job Postings
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
   Research Technician – Entomology (2 positions) [pdf posting] [website]
   Application deadline: 21 January 2019
Canadian Society for Ecology and Evolution
   Job links
British Columbia Conservation Foundation (BCCF)
   WildSafeBC Program Coordinator
   Application deadline: 21 January 2019
 Ducks Unlimited Canada
   Career Opportunities
Tseshaht First Nation
   Fisheries Manager
   Application deadline: 4 February 2019
Eco Canada
   Job Board

Thompson Rivers University
   Research Asst: Rattlesnake Ecology, North Okanagan (Vernon)
   Research Asst: Rattlesnake Ecology, South Okanagan
   Application deadline: 10 February 2019
Fisheries & Aquaculture (VIU)
   Job opportunities in Fisheries and Aquaculture
Thompson Rivers University
   Field Research Assistant – Bat Maternity Roosting
   Application deadline: 15 February 2019
Ghostpine Environmental Services Ltd (Calgary)
   Employment Opportunities

Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute (ABMI)
   Summer Field Technologists (40 positions)
   Application deadline: 17 February 2019
Government of Canada
  Student employment (across Canada)

 Yellowstone to Yukon Conservat. Initiative, & Univ. of Northern BC
   Postdoctoral Fellow, Recreational Ecology
   Application deadline: 1 March 2019
Institute for Applied Ecology

Bulkley Valley Research Centre
   Research Assistant
   Application deadline: 11 March 2019
Nature Conservancy Canada
   Current positions

BC Government: Forestry Land and Natural Resources Office (FLNRO)
   Summer Field Assistants (2 positions)
   Application deadline: Apply ASAP, open until filled (posted 28 Feb)
Parks Canada
   Jobs at Parks Canada
Okanagan Nation Alliance
   Fisheries Technician 3
   Application deadline: Apply ASAP, open until filled (posted 28 Feb)
Society for Conservation Biology
   Job Database

Fisheries and Oceans Canada
   Stock Assessment Technician EG-01
   Stock Assessment Technician EG-02
   Stock Assessment Technician EG-03
   Application deadline: 12 March 2019
Work Cabin
   Canadian environmental jobs
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
   Entomology Research Assistant – Coop
   Application deadline: 20 March 2019
Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative
   Employment listings
Soda Creek Indian Band
   Natural Resources Coordinator
   Application deadline: 29 March 2019
Yukon Fish & Wildlife Management Board
   Employment Opportunities

Binghamton University
   Field Assistant – Garry Oak Ecosystem
   Application deadline: 31 March 2019
Carrier Sekani Tribal Council
   Senior Fisheries Technician
   Application deadline: 29 March 2019