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. Both crew supervisor and 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 HERE.

If you would like to apply,  please send your resume and letter of interest to the following email address and once received, you will be provided  a WRIG Application.

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