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​​Careers & Volunteers at NVCA


Watershed Monitoring Technician (6 month contract)

NVCA is currently seeking a dynamic individual to work in our monitoring department. This position is responsible for assisting with the collection, organization and analysis of field monitoring data for the authority's watershed monitoring program.

Ideally, the incumbent has a diploma in Environmental or Earth Science related program, one to three years demonstrated experience.  The successful candidate will also have excellent communication and computer skills and the ability to work both independently and in a team.

This is a six month contract full-time position. Salary is $18.00 per hour.

Watershed Monitoring Technician Job Posting

Watershed Monitoring Technician Job Description

To apply - Please e-mail your resume to Your application must be received by 2:00 p.m. on April 3, 2017.

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Careers at NVCA & Accessibility

NVCA welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


Tree Planting

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We're getting ready for a busy spring community tree planting program!  

  • May 6, 2017, 9:00am to 12:00pm
    • Black Ash Creek, Collingwood
    • Help plant trees along the Black Ash Creek in Collingwood. You'll be improving fish habitat and water quality!
    • Click here to register (coming soon).
  • May 12, 2017, 9:00am to 3:00pm
    • Minesing Wetlands Conservation Area
      Wildlife Viewing Tower - Concession 2, Angus
    • Help restore critical wetland habitat in the Minesing Wetlands along the Mad River.
    • Click here to register (coming soon)
    • This plant is being organized by the Nature Conservancy of Canada.
  • May 13, 2017, 9:00am to 2:00pm  
    • Minesing Wetlands Conservation Area
      Canoe Coral - 2220 George Johnston Rd, Minesing
    • Help restore critical wetland habitat in the Minesing Wetlands along the Willow Creek. 
    • Click here to register
    • This plant is made possible through a generous donation from The UPS Foundation of Canada.

  • We also have plants that need enthusiastic Volunteer Groups:
    • Call to book a plant for your group between Apr 24 and May 19:
      • Minesing Wetlands, Minesing, ON (Close to Barrie)
      • Mulmur, (South of Creemore, ON)
      • Tottenham, ON (New Tecumseth)
      • More to come!

Please check back soon - more dates will be added!

​Schools & Groups

If your school class or group is looking to help with a fun, outdoor community project, contact Shannon Stephens at 705-424-1479 ext 239 or

Volunteer Groups

NVCA's "Friends" groups work to maintain and enhance specific conservation areas.  These active groups are always looking for new volunteers!  

Other Events

Visit our Events Page for upcoming community events near you.