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Co-op and Career Path Student – Climate Adaptation

Put your research skills to the test!

Are you looking for a chance to put your education into practice? Take it to the next level with a Co-op position, and help make Kelowna the best mid-sized city in North America!

Join our Policy and Planning team this summer as a Climate Adaptation Student and help research effective adaptation policies and make recommendations for policy to be included in the Official Community Plan update.    

Qualifications for the successful candidate are:
  • Enrolled in Planning, Environmental Studies or Natural Resource Management program
  • Ability to work with groups of people and interdisciplinary collaboration
  • Strong research skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Climate knowledge and/or coursework is required
  • Planning and policy knowledge would be considered an asset

 This Co-op position will run from May until the end of August 2019 and offers an hourly rate of $19.46 to $21.08 per hour plus 14% in lieu of vacation, benefits and statutory holidays.
Apply online at kelowna.ca/careers by February 27, 2019

Applicants not contacted within three weeks of the competition closing date
are thanked for their interest.

Location: Kelowna, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Environmental Services,Climate Action
Posted: February 13, 2019, 12:21 pm
Expires: February 27, 2019, 4:30 pm