Employment

Interested in environmental restoration work in the Wheatley River Watershed this coming summer? The Wheatley River Improvement Group hires high school and university students each year to continue stream and buffer zone enhancement projects in our watersheds. Field technician positions are available each field season; co-op placements and internships may also be available.

The Wheatley River Improvement Group provides training in first aid and in environmental restoration techniques to the successful applicants. To lean more about these positions and gain a good understanding of previous seasons field crews accomplishments and experiences, check out the annual field work summary. Current available positions are posted below:

NOTE: both the internship and the post-secondary level positions have been filled.

If you would like to apply for the high-school level position(s),  please send your cover letter and resume to the following email address:

Watershed Manager: Maggie McConnell
Email: manager@wheatleyriver.ca
Mail: The Wheatley River Improvement Group, 2184 Church Road, Hunter River, PE C0A 1N0
Office Location: 2184 Church Road, Rustico, PE (please call ahead)
Phone: 902-963-3198 (Office)

Lush grass and reeds surrounding the stream flowing into Rackham's Pond