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Summer Soil Trivia!

Summer Soil Trivia!

The PRSSS is holding a soil trivia night on July 29th from 7 P.M. to 9 P.M PDT. There will be prizes and surprises at every turn! Participants area encouraged to form teams (let us know if you need a team). If you are interested in attending, please complete the form below. Once you have […]

UBC Assistant or Associate Professor in Indigenous Natural Sciences

UBC Assistant or Associate Professor in Indigenous Natural Sciences

The Faculty of Forestry at UBC is looking for a new professor to lead the way in Indigenous science research. Job summary, qualifications, and other important information can be found here. Deadline: August 31st, 2021    

Graduate Research Assistnatship (GRA)

Graduate Research Assistnatship (GRA)

Course Provided by: University of Guelph Ontario Agricultural College Department of Plant Agriculture Topic: Sustainable vegetable production: cover crops and soil health  There is a GRA opening in the Department of Plant Agriculture for pursuing an MSc. in horticulture and soil health, for Canadian domestic students. Here is the link to the full description

Master’s student position in Soil Science at the University of Saskatchewan

Master’s student position in Soil Science at the University of Saskatchewan

Project Title:  Intercropping pea with canola or oat: impact on nitrogen, disease and economics Drs. Diane Knight (University of Saskatchewan) and Kui Liu (AAFC-Swift Current) are seeking 1 MSc student.  The student will be responsible for evaluating biological nitrogen fixation, nitrogen transfer and nitrogen recovery in the legume/cereal intercrops.  The student will take classes at the University of […]

Job Opportunity: Ministry of Environment Soil Analyst Position

Job Opportunity: Ministry of Environment Soil Analyst Position

Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy Victoria Soils Analyst $66,557.72 – $75,884.38 annually An eligibility list may be established. Contribute your flair for organization and prioritization The Analytical Chemistry Laboratory (the Laboratory) provides innovative, high-quality analytical chemistry support to the natural resource sector on a cost recovery basis. The Laboratory conducts routine chemical, physical, […]

Job Opportunity: Regenerative Waste Labs Soil and Plant Scientist

Job Opportunity: Regenerative Waste Labs Soil and Plant Scientist

Regenerative Waste Labs www.regenwastelabs.com Soil and Plant Scientist Regenerative Waste Labs (RWL) is a Vancouver-based company that supports businesses who are shifting to sustainable and circular products. We provide testing, development and training services to businesses who design, make and procure circular products made from renewable resources. Our Technical Team is responsible for conducting product […]

Job Opportunity: Research Scientist in Soil Conservation & and Resilience

Job Opportunity: Research Scientist in Soil Conservation & and Resilience

CLICK HERE to learn more Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada are seeking a research scientist with expertise and experience in the field of physical soil science to develop and lead a research program. The position requires scientific innovation and leadership in the area of Soil Conservation and Land Resilience in agriculture at the farm and landscape […]

PUR Project looking for Project Officer

The PUR project is looking for a Projects Officer to work on their project based in Toronto! Here’s the job description: https://www.purprojet.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021_PUR-Projet-Job-Description-Project-officer-NA.docx-1.pdf Here’s more info about the PUR project: https://www.purprojet.com/  

Soil Scientist positions open at Terramera!

Soil Scientist positions open at Terramera!

Here is the link for those who are interested: https://boards.greenhouse.io/terramera/jobs/3033166?gh_jid=3033166

Job Opportunities: Golder Soil Technician, Soil Scientist, and Terrain Scientist

Job Opportunities: Golder Soil Technician, Soil Scientist, and Terrain Scientist

Multiple positions are open with Golder Associates, please see links below for more information: Soil Technician: https://golder.taleo.net/careersection/globalcareersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=21000737&tz=GMT-05%3A00&tzname=America%2FToronto Soil Scientist: https://golder.taleo.net/careersection/globalcareersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=21000741&tz=GMT-07%3A00&tzname=America%2FEdmonton Terrain Scientist: https://golder.taleo.net/careersection/globalcareersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=21000754&tz=GMT-07%3A00&tzname=America%2FEdmonton