Kitasoo Xai’xais Stewardship Field Technician

Overview/Summary

The Kitasoo Xai’xais Stewardship Field Technician will assist with and support various Resource Stewardship research and monitoring initiatives and field programs.

  • Supervisor: KXSA Director (or designate)
  • Term: July 27th, 2022, to October 31st, 2022
  • Status: Casual
  • Application deadline: July 26th, 2022

Summary of Responsibilities and Duties

  • Participate in active research and monitoring projects with (and not limited to): supporting First Nations knowledge holders, technical staff within the Nation’s Stewardship Department, and external partners within the territory;
  • Contribute to on-going multi-Nation collaborative research among Central Coast Nations, CCIRA staff and outside partners;
  • Coordinate with the collective work undertaken by the Nation in other stewardship programs;
  • Where required, support KX stewardship research and monitoring activities; and
  • Assist with various office and field tasks as assigned by the supervisor.

Working Conditions

  • Work will be conducted at the KXSA office and throughout the territory.
  • Hours may be irregular and include long days, evenings, and weekends.
  • Must adhere to KXSA policies and the policies and Code of Conduct in the Band Operations Manual.
  • Field work can be physically demanding and will take place in all weather conditions.

Skills and Knowledge Required

  • Ability to cooperate and work in a team setting.
  • Interest and commitment to learning about Kitasoo Xai’xais stewardship.
  • Training will be provided. Previous work experience outside is an asset.

Salary and Benefits: based on relevant experience; includes benefits and standard holidays.

To Apply: Please send a resume and cover letter detailing relevant experience and references, to the front desk at Stewardship: admin@kxsa.ca by 4:00pm Tuesday, July 26, 2022.