Environmental Awareness Officers – EcoNation

Listuguj Mi'gmaq Government

Title:                           Environmental Awareness Officers – EcoNation

Start Date:                July 2024

Term:                         Fixed-term

Accountable to:      Capital and Infrastructure Directorate

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Summary of Function:

The EcoNation program is a network of Indigenous youth who want to protect the relationship that First Nations have had with the environment since time immemorial. By participating in the EcoNation program, candidates become agents of awareness for their community and will have to mobilize the population on subjects related to the protection of the environment. They will have to encourage members to properly sort their waste (garbage, recycling, composting, ecocentre and transfer site) and inform them of the services offered in the community as well as current concepts and movements aimed at reducing our impact on the environment. A training on the territory, offered from June 11 to 13 by the First Nations of Quebec and Labrador Sustainable Development Institute, will bring together all awareness agents registered in the EcoNation Program in 2024. The training will address topics related to the environment, waste management and awareness.

Job Duties:

  • Promote waste management infrastructure in the community;
  • Create digital content to share tips and tricks to the community;
  • Manage one or more social networks (Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, TikTok, etc.);
  • Create awareness tools for the community (games, posters, guide, leaflets, etc.);
  • Develop messages to be shared with the public through radio, newspapers and other means of communication;
  • Facilitate activities at special community events;
  • Other related tasks.
  • For a complete job description please contact: LMGJOBS@listuguj.ca

Requirements:

  • Have a strong interest in environmental issues and sustainable development;
  • Good knowledge of social networks and the media environment of the community;
  • Have good interpersonal skills, be comfortable in public and be able to express themselves easily;
  • Be organized and autonomous

Submit Confidential Applications, Resumes and References to:

LMG Human Resources

17 Riverside West,

Listuguj (Quebec)  G0C 2R0

LMGJOBS@listuguj.ca

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION IS CLOSE OF BUSINESS

Wednesday July 24, 2024

To apply for this job email your details to LMGJOBS@listuguj.ca