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Job Posting: Junior Lab Technician at Lorax Environmental

Job Posting: Junior Lab Technician at Lorax Environmental

Lorax Environmental is looking for a junior lab technician position! Email: info@lorax.ca Website: click here Lorax Environmental Services Ltd. does work for the mining industry, the oil and gas industry, and all levels of government to provide unique scientific answers to environmental concerns.  Lorax employs a staff of highly motivated and dedicated professionals who are committed […]

Job Posting: UBC Land and Food Systems – Soils Field Assistant Position

Job Posting: UBC Land and Food Systems – Soils Field Assistant Position

SOILS FIELD ASSISTANT POSITION Employer/Organization: Faculty of Land and Food Systems Position: Work Learn – 20 hr/wk Location: Lower Fraser Valley, BC Closing Date: August 24, 2018 Position Duration: 3 months (September – November) – full day availability on Thurs. and Fri. ideal Description: Interested in real hands-on field research experience? Want to get your […]

Applications Open for Student Research Awards

Applications Open for Student Research Awards

Applications are open for the Les Lavkulich Graduate Student Award in Soil Science and the Art Bomke Undergraduate Student Award in Soil Science. The application deadline for both awards is October 31, 2018. Click this image for more information.

Soils PhD: Impact of variable retention harvest on carbon and water cycling of southern forest plantations in Canada

Soils PhD: Impact of variable retention harvest on carbon and water cycling of southern forest plantations in Canada

Soils PhD: Impact of variable retention harvest on carbon and water cycling of southern forest plantations in Canada We invite applications from students seeking a Ph.D. degree in Earth and Environmental Science program at McMaster University, starting from September 2018 or January 2019. This research is part of a larger Global Waters Future Project: Southern […]

Job Posting: Government of Canada – Forest Soil Research Scientist

Job Posting: Government of Canada – Forest Soil Research Scientist

Forest Soil Research Scientist The Government of Canada – Natural Resources Canada – Canadian Forest Service is looking for a forest soil research scientist for a full time position based in Victoria, British Columbia. Closing date: 16 August 2018 – 23:59. CLICK HERE for link for more information Reference number: RSN18J-019827-000049 Selection process number: 2018-RSN-EA-CFS-185745 Natural Resources Canada […]

Job Posting: BC Ministry of Agriculture – Nutrient Management Specialist

Job Posting: BC Ministry of Agriculture – Nutrient Management Specialist

Click HERE for job posting  Posting Title LSO AGRL 2 – Nutrient Management Specialist Position Classification Licensed Sc Off Agrologist 2 Union PEA Location Abbotsford, BC V5T 5E3 CA (Primary) Salary Range $56,662.05 – $70,770.36 annually Close Date 7/12/2018 Job Type Temporary Assignment (TA) Temporary End Date 8/1/2019 Ministry/Organization BC Public Service -> Ministry of […]

Job Posting: BC Ministry of Agriculture – Agrologist

Job Posting: BC Ministry of Agriculture – Agrologist

BC Ministry of Agriculture Burnaby, BC Agrologist Salary $56,662.05 – $70,770.36 annually – An independent administrative tribunal, the Agricultural Land Commission (ALC) is the provincial body responsible for administering the provincial Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR), governed by the Agricultural Land Commission Act (ALCA) and Agricultural Land Reserve Use, Subdivision and Procedure Regulation. The Commission is […]

Karl C. Ivarson Scholarship for Students in Soil Science and Related Studies

Karl C. Ivarson Scholarship for Students in Soil Science and Related Studies

Applications are invited for the 2018 Ivarson Scholarship for Students in Soil Science and Related Studies.  One scholarship of $2,000 will be awarded.  Please read the scholarship guidelines carefully before completing an application. Deadline for application is 11:59 pm ET, May 25, 2018. Visit the link here.

Job Posting: Canadian Society of Soil Science – Office Manager/Registrar/Book keeper

Job Posting: Canadian Society of Soil Science – Office Manager/Registrar/Book keeper

  Find the job posting here: http://csss.ca/wp-content/uploads/CSSS-Office-Manager.pdf The Canadian Society of Soil Science (CSSS) is a non-governmental, non-profit organization for scientists, engineers, technologists, administrators and students involved in professional soil science. Its goal is to nurture the discipline of soil science in Canada and ensure its relevance in the future. CSSS is seeking a new contractor […]

ALR Consultation: Protecting Farmland and Farmers

ALR Consultation: Protecting Farmland and Farmers

Important information regarding the ALR Consultation Process: Letter from Art Bomke: Protecting Farmland and Farmers Revitalization of the Agricultural Land Reserve and the Agricultural Land Commission Visit the website to find out more information: https://engage.gov.bc.ca/agriculturallandreserve/