Event & Knowledge Transfer Coordinator

Peace River Forage Association of BC - Fort St. John, BC (il y a 30+ jours)

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The Peace River Forage Association of BC (PRFA) is looking to fill 10 month Event Coordinator position starting May 4 2020.

The successful candidate with work with the PRFA to deliver over 17 unique agriculture knowledge transfers events in the north and south peace locations. This position has been created to ensure extension events are available to rural regions in the Peace. PRFA has developed a knowledge transfer plan that address topics of interest to forage and livestock producers over the production season providing field days when weather permits is mixed in with classroom and seminar learning and planning opportunities. There is also the opportunity to travel to Kamloops for national forage conference this fall. .

This position is a field and office position and requires a strong work ethic and the ability to operate with little supervision. This is a full-time 10 month position starting May 4 to March 31, based out of Dawson Creek or Fort St John, BC. For more information please contact.

The ideal candidate would have the following attributes/skills:

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Curiosity (the more the better)
  • Genuine interest in agriculture, on-farm experience will be considered an asset
  • Well-organized with excellent multi-tasking abilities.
  • Proficiency with MS Office products, comfortable with modern technology and social media platforms
  • Local to the BC Peace Region
  • Industry-typical safety certification (e.g. Level 1 First Aid)
  • Valid diver’s license in good standing (driver’s abstract required prior to commencement of employment)
  • Personal vehicle available for use

Educational requirements

  • Post Secondary education related to agricultural sciences are preferred

Drug & alcohol screening may be required upon commencement of employment.

Job Type: Temporary

Job Location * Fort St. John, BC Dawson Creek

Required license or certification: Class 7 N Drivers license.

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Benefits:

  • Work from home opportunities

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $4,000.00 to $4,600.00 /month

Experience:

  • Event Coordination: 2 years (Preferred)