Project Assistant (STUDENT POSITION) – “River System Protection and Conservation”

Do you love the outdoors? Are you passionate about conservation in New Brunswick? Are you interested in making a positive difference in your community?

The successful candidate must be enrolled in a program related to biological sciences, ecological sciences, environmental sciences or natural resources. Experience working with wildlife, water quality, and the public are considered assets. Applicant must enjoy working outdoors in all weather conditions and demonstrate strong collaborative abilities working as part of a team. The organization will hire a student with a strong work ethic who is eager to gain experience in this field. This position will be physically rigorous and involve lifting heavy objects.

Responsibilities can include:

– Water quality and species at risk monitoring

– Watercourse habitat assessments

– River cleanups

– Scientific data entry

– Equipment maintenance

– Office and field work

– Restoration work

– Help build green infrastructures

– Public outreach events and media posts

Please submit your application no later than May 12, 2022, by sending your resume and cover letter in one document in PDF format by email: The PWA thanks everyone who applies, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

No other positions are currently available. Thank you for your interest in working with us!