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    Waterfowl Technician – Casual Position

    • Employer: Canadian Wildlife Service - Environment and Climate Change Canada
      Location: Whitehorse, Yukon
      Country: Canada
      Last Date to Apply: No value
      Open Until Filled: Yes

    Application Deadline: Applications will be assessed as they are received.

    Employment Dates: December 1st, 2019 - March 31st, 2020

    Location: Whitehorse, Yukon

    The Canadian Wildlife Service of Environment and Climate Change Canada, is looking to hire one person for a full-time casual position in Whitehorse Yukon from December 1st, 2019 to March 31st, 2020. The successful candidate will be required to 1) enter and transfer waterfowl survey data to a relational database, 2) produce maps and associated metadata for waterfowl survey data in ArcGIS 3) help to conduct statistical analyses and write reports based on historical survey data from the Yukon.


    Be familiar with MS Excel, MS Access or other data management software

    Be familiar with ArcGIS geographic information and mapping software

    Previous experience in statistical analysis with R and scientific writing

    Attention to detail

    Ability to work independently

    Compensation: The position is at the BI-02 level (~$31/hr) + Isolated Post Allowance. Relocation costs and travel to/from Whitehorse YT are the responsibility of the successful candidate. The successful candidate must obtain a Government of Canada security clearance prior to the start date (to be arranged upon hire). Candidates must be eligible to work in Canada.

    If interested, please submit your CV and a cover letter to Margaret Campbell at margaret.campbell@canada.ca as soon as possible. Your cover letter should outline how your previous experiences are related to the required skills listed above.

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