Opportunities with Other Organizations

Junior Project Coordinator: Canada Lands Company

This opportunity is for an Algonquin Community Member who is enrolled in a post-secondary program, ideally a co-op program.

The Junior Project Coordinator will assist with administrative processes and support the team in preparation of deliverables associated with the marketing and sales development of the Wateridge Village Project.

To learn more, click here.


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.


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.