Careers

Our mandate is to protect and manage water and land resources. We have a key role in providing recreational open space and trails, conservation information, and education to the residents of our watershed.

The Mattagami Region Conservation Authority (MRCA) is currently accepting resumes for:

  • Summer Students (2-4 months)
  • Trail Labourers (May-October)

Click on job titles below for details.

The Mattagami Region Conservation Authority is currently accepting resumes for summer employment.

Duties: 

  • Maintenance of Conservation Authority grounds and buildings.
  • Rehabilitation and maintenance of recreational trails.

Qualifications: 

  • 16 years of age or older;
  • able to work outdoors and in adverse environmental conditions;
  • a team player with good organization, interpersonal, and oral communication skills;
  • some heavy lifting required;
  • valid Ontario driver’s licence;
  • applicants must be eligible to work in Canada;
  • experience with grass cutting equipment is an asset;
  • first aid certification is an asset.

Hours: 

35 hours per week throughout the summer months

Rate: 

  • $15/hour

How to apply? 

Please email your resume and cover letter to:

Kevin Gagnon, Field Supervisor
Mattagami Region Conservation Authority
Email: [email protected]
Subject: Summer Employment

Application deadline:

Friday, May 6, 2022

We thank all applicants for your interest. Only those requiring an interview will be contacted.

The Mattagami Region Conservation Authority is currently accepting resumes for Trail Labourers to assist with a trail revitalization project.  This position is partially funded by Federal Economic Development Agency for Northern Ontario.

Duties: 

Trail maintenance including trail clearing, brush cutting, grass whipping, hazard tree removal and general maintenance.

Qualifications: 

  • minimum 18 years of age;
  • valid Ontario ‘G’ driver’s licence;
  • experience with brush cutting equipment;
  • ability to work outdoors in various conditions including, heat, humidity, rain, dust, noise and cold;
  • ability to work independently;
  • good organizational, interpersonal and oral communication skills;
  • some heavy lifting required;
  • applicants must be eligible to work in Canada;
  • chainsaw experience is an asset;
  • first aid certification is an asset.

Hours: 

  • 35 hours per week from May to October (6-month contract)

Rate: 

  • $20/hour
  • 4% vacation pay in lieu of holidays and benefits

How to apply? 

Please email your resume and cover letter to:

Kevin Gagnon, Field Supervisor
Mattagami Region Conservation Authority
Email: [email protected]
Subject: Trail Labourer Contract

Application deadline:

Friday, May 6, 2022

We thank all applicants for your interest. Only those requiring an interview will be contacted.