Agriculture for Life (Ag for Life) is looking to grow its team. If you are passionate about agriculture and are looking for a challenge, we want to hear from you.
Ag for Life (www.agricultureforlife.ca) is a not for profit organization which delivers educational programming that serves to improve rural and farm safety and build a genuine understanding and appreciation of the impact agriculture has on our lives.
Position Overview: Rural and Farm Safety Program Specialist
Reporting to the Director, Rural and Farm Safety Programming, the Rural and Farm Safety Program Specialist is an important part of a small but dynamic team. The Program Specialist is responsible for the overall operations and programming of the new Rural Safety Mobile Unit. There are two positions available.
The Rural Safety Unit will travel to rural schools, communities, fairs, and other events around the province to educate, encourage and promote rural and farm safety to students and farm families. The Safety Unit will highlight many of the hazards faced on the farm and provide educational information around mitigating and avoiding these risks. This is a great opportunity for someone that desires to work independently and enjoys travelling for extended periods of time
The Program Specialist will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the trailer and its programming at all times. This includes delivering the program throughout the province. You will be a key representative of Ag for Life and its program supporters. Primary responsibilities will include:
Educational and Experience Requirements
Send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Rural Safety Unit” in the email subject line.
Deadline for submissions: February 9, 2019
Please note that we are unable to respond to all applicants and only those short-listed for interviews will be contacted. Thank you.
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