The Ontario Invasive Plant Council (OIPC) is an incorporated, non-profit, multi-agency organization founded in April 2007 by a group of individuals and organizational representatives who saw the need for a coordinated provincial response to the growing threat of invasive plants.

We recruit people passionate about invasive plants and preventing their spread and impacts across Ontario! The Ontario Invasive Plant Council is an equal opportunity and accessible employer

Job Postings

Science Writer and Communications Intern

Location: This position is remote from anywhere in Ontario with occasional travel within the province.

Duration: Full-time, 16-week-contract (with possibility of extension)

Hours: 37.5/week

Rate: $18/hour

Start Date: The start date for this position is flexible, with a preference for June 12th , starting no later than June 30th.

Application Deadline: May 18th, 2023; Interviews to be held the week of May 29th, 2023

Job Overview: This position will create and / or aid in creating and presenting new science-based content adding to the OIPC’s library of resources, to enable professionals and community members to take action against the threat of invasive plants based on the latest scientific research and includes practical hands-on experience of technical experts. Creating original content for communications, social media, and websites to increase awareness of invasive plants and their impacts.

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