Opportunities with Other Organizations

TENDER NOTICE: Subdivision Site Servicing – Phase 1B – Wateridge Village at Rockcliffe

Canada Lands Company CLC Limited is an arms-length, self-financing Crown Corporation owned by the Government of Canada. Canada Lands is seeking bids for the site servicing for Phase 1B of the Wateridge Village development on the former Rockcliffe airbase site, in the City of Ottawa.

Sealed tenders are invited for the above-captioned project clearly marked, addressed to IBI Group Suite 400 – 333 Preston St., Ottawa, ON K1S 5N4 Attention: Jim Moffatt and will be received up to 1:00 p.m. local time, Thursday, April 13, 2017.

Copies of plans and specifications may be obtained from the offices of IBI Group on Friday, March 24, 2017 for a non-refundable deposit of $100.00 (inclusive of H.S.T.).

A mandatory on-site briefing will be required for all prospective bidders on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 10:00AM on Burma Rd, Ottawa (Further details can be found in the tender documents).

Project Overview:

  • Approximately 2000 linear meters of roadway including all underground servicing, appurtenances, and utilities.
  • Improvements and enlargement of an existing stormwater management facility.

A bid security of 10% will be required.

For more information about Wateridge Village please click here, or visit http://en.clc.ca/home


Invitation to Quote – 2017 Tree Marking: Algonquin Forestry Authority

You are invited to submit written proposals for the provision of contract tree marking services in the Algonquin Park Forest for the 2017/2018 season.

Sealed or electronic proposals must be received by 4:00 p.m. April 7, 2017. Only proposals submitted to tenders@algonquinforestry.on.ca, OR, received at the AFA Huntsville or Pembroke office in sealed envelopes marked “AFA Tree marking Quotes” prior to the closing date will be accepted. Final decision on the successful proposal rests with the Authority. The decision will be based on factors such as relevant experience, commitment to quality and demonstrated ability to complete the contract in the specified time period, as well as price.

To access all the pertinent documents, please click below:


Students Wanted: This is Not Your Ordinary Summer Job

Ontario is offering summer employment opportunities to help students develop important skills, gain meaningful experience and learn more about a career in natural resource management.

There are more than 2,000 summer jobs and full-time internships available to young people in over 200 communities across Ontario, including:

  • Stewardship Youth Ranger
  • Park Ranger
  • Aquatic/Wildlife Biologist
  • Assistant Forest Technician
  • Learn to Camp Program Leader
  • Fish and Wildlife Assistant
  • Land Use Planning Assistant
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Assistant
  • Climate Change Research Assistant
  • Wetlands Information Management Assistant

The province also offers summer jobs and work exchanges specifically for Indigenous youth that provide hands-on experience, on-the-job coaching and opportunities to explore a career in natural resources management.

To learn more about these exciting opportunities, click here.


Trent-Severn Waterway Operations and Maintenance Student Employment – Post-Secondary Recruitment

Parks Canada – Ontario Waterways in Peterborough, Ontario, is looking to hire various summer positions.

These positions include Office Administration, Resource Management, Engineer Student, Researcher, Communications and Social Media, Visitor Experience & Special Events, and Videographer/Photographer.

Who can apply?
To be eligible, you must be:
-a full-time secondary or post-secondary student in an accredited institution
-currently recognized as having full-time student status by the academic institution in which you are presently enrolled
-returning to full-time studies in the next academic term
-the minimum age to work in the province where the job exists

Closing date:
June 30, 2017, 23:59 Pacific Time

Note that you must have legal status to work in Canada. Please indicate in your application the reason for which you are entitled to work in Canada: Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit. To learn more and apply, click here.


Trent-Severn Waterway Operations and Maintenance Student Recruitment

Parks Canada – Ontario Waterways is looking to hire various summer positions at lock stations and maintenance offices on the Trent-Severn Waterway from Port Severn to Trenton, Ontario.

These positions include Summer Operating Assistants and Maintenance Students.

Who can apply?
To be eligible, you must be:
-a full-time secondary or post-secondary student in an accredited institution
-currently recognized as having full-time student status by the academic institution in which you are presently enrolled
-returning to full-time studies in the next academic term
-the minimum age to work in the province where the job exists

Closing date:
June 30, 2017, 23:59 Pacific Time

Note that you must have legal status to work in Canada. Please indicate in your application the reason for which you are entitled to work in Canada: Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit. To learn more and apply, click here.


Rideau Canal Post-Secondary Student Recruitment

Parks Canada – Ontario Waterways is looking to hire various summer positions at lock stations from Kingston to Ottawa, including, but not limited to Smiths Falls, Jones Falls, Merrickville and Manotick.

These positions include Office Administration, Engineer Student, Communications and Social Media, Visitor Services Attendant, Heritage Interpreter, Indigenous Relations Student, Researcher – Business Development Unit and Resources Management.

Who can apply?
To be eligible, you must be:
-a full-time secondary or post-secondary student in an accredited institution
-currently recognized as having full-time student status by the academic institution in which you are presently enrolled
-returning to full-time studies in the next academic term
-the minimum age to work in the province where the job exists

Closing date:
June 30, 2017, 23:59 Pacific Time

Note that you must have legal status to work in Canada. Please indicate in your application the reason for which you are entitled to work in Canada: Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit. To learn more and apply, click here.


Rideau Canal Operations and Maintenance Student Recruitment

Parks Canada – Ontario Waterways is looking for summer Lock Operating Assistants and Maintenance Personnel at lock stations along the Rideau Canal, including Kingston, Elgin, Smiths Falls, Manotick and Ottawa.

Who can apply?
To be eligible, you must be:
-a full-time secondary or post-secondary student in an accredited institution
-currently recognized as having full-time student status by the academic institution in which you are presently enrolled
-returning to full-time studies in the next academic term
-the minimum age to work in the province where the job exists

Closing date:
June 30, 2017, 23:59 Pacific Time

Note that you must have legal status to work in Canada. Please indicate in your application the reason for which you are entitled to work in Canada: Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit. To learn more and apply, click here.


TransCanada seeking student applicants for its Empower Communities Scholarship program

TransCanada supports education and training initiatives that benefit the communities where it operates and build a skilled future workforce for its industry and others. As such, it is currently seeking applicants for the TransCanada Empower Communities Scholarships program, which offers three scholarships to students who live in the communities where it does business across Canada and the US:

  • TransCanada Trades Scholarship
  • TransCanada Indigenous Legacy Scholarship
  • TransCanada Community Leaders Scholarship

Students can click here to learn more about the program and apply for scholarships. The English application can be found here and the French application can be found here.

TransCanada will be accepting applications annually from January 15 to April 15.


The Doors Open for Algonquin Businesses in Rockcliffe

Canada Lands Company CLC Limited (CLC) is now commencing its planning and consultation process to redevelop the former Canadian Forces Base Rockcliffe in Ottawa in anticipation that development and construction will begin in two to three years. Prior to acquiring the Rockcliffe site, CLC and the Algonquins of Ontario (AOO) entered into an innovative Participation Agreement which establishes a direct financial interest for the AOO and sets out opportunities for Algonquin business development ventures.

Specifically, CLC and the AOO are committed to maintaining a list of qualified Algonquin companies with the capacity, experience and financial strength to provide consulting services or to undertake various elements of servicing to support the redevelopment of the site. The AOO is interested in learning whether there are any qualified Algonquin companies, contractors or suppliers who are available in the spring of 2013 to implement an ongoing program of landscape maintenance to manage the growth of vegetation on the site.

To learn more, click here.