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Careers

NVCA is a public agency dedicated to innovative watershed management supporting a healthy environment, commun​it​​ies and lifestyles. Located near Barrie, Ontario, the area offers affordable living, nature at your doorstep, easy access to the North and GTA, and many opportunities for cultural experiences.  Our jurisdiction includes 18 municipalities in the Counties of Simcoe, Dufferin and Grey. Our watershed includes significant landform features, such as the Minesing Wetlands, the Niagara Escarpment, and the Oak Ridges Moraine.​

​Senior Eng​​ineer (​​​full-time, permanent)

​NVCA is currently seeking an experienced, progressive individual with a positive leadership style to join us in the role of Senior Engi​neer.  

The Senior Engineer is directly responsible for the development, administration and delivery of an effective engineering services program and special studies for the authority.  In this role, the incumbent will complete engineering review for applications submitted under the Planning Act and the authority’s regulations.

Other key responsibilities will include providing overall direction and supervision to the engineering department and in collaboration with the director assist in the development of short and long-term strategic and business plans for the department. The incumbent is also responsible for the budgets related to the programs ensuring that annual budgets are developed, maintained and balanced for approval by the Director.

The incumbent will have an honours degree in water resources, environmental or civil engineering or related field and must be a member of the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario (P.Eng).  They will also have a minimum 5 years demonstrated and progressive experience.

This is a permanent full-time position. The NVCA offers a competitive benefit package including OMERS (Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System). Salary is $79,352 to $96,478. 

Job Posting - Senior Engineer

Job Description - Senior Engineer

​To apply: Email your resume to ​​careers@nvca.on.ca. Your application must be received by 2:00 p.m. on January 26, 2018.

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Water Re​​source ​​​Engineer (full-time, permanent)

NVCA is currently seeking an experienced and dynamic individual to join us in the role of Water Resource Engineer.

The Water Resource Engineer is directly responsible for completing engineering review of applications submitted under the Planning Act and the Authority’s Regulations.  The incumbent will also be responsible for monitoring and implementing engineering projects.

The incumbent will have an honours degree in water resources, environmental or civil engineering or related field and must be a member of the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario (P.Eng).  They will also have a minimum 4 years demonstrated and progressive experience.

This is a permanent full-time position. The NVCA offers a competitive benefit package including OMERS (Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System). Salary is $72,818 to $88,488. 

Job Posting - Water Resource Engineer

Job Description - Water Resources Engineer

​To apply: Email your resume to careers@nvca.on.ca. Your application must be received by 2:00 p.m. on January 26, 2018.

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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.


Volunteers

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Please see our events page for a complete listing of volunteer opportunities!​


Tree Planting

Thanks to all our volunteers their ongoing support of our community tree planting program!  

Special thanks to the landowners that welcomed us to their property for the plants - together we are working to restore the health of our rivers and streams. 

Thanks also to The UPS Foundation and to TD Friends of the Environment for their generous support of NVCA's community tree planting program.

​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 sstephens@nvca.on.ca.

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.​​