CAREX Canada hiring an Environmental Exposures Researcher
Environmental Exposures Researcher – Job Description
Start date: Summer, 2017
End date: March 31st, 2018 (with possibility of extension)
Location: Flexible (working remotely, Victoria, BC preferred)
What is CAREX Canada:
CAREX Canada is a national surveillance project that estimates the number of Canadians exposed to substances associated with cancer in workplace and community environments. The Environmental Exposures Researcher will support the project's core mandate of maintaining, enhancing, and translating the environmental exposure estimates to a diverse user group, including senior members of federal, provincial, local, and First Nations governments, and non-governmental organizations. The ultimate goal of the project is to help reduce the risk of cancer.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The Environmental Exposures Researcher will be supervised and supported by the Environmental Exposures Lead and Executive Director at CAREX Canada to carry out the duties and responsibilities of the role. He/she will work collaboratively with CAREX staff and maintain working relationships with individuals across the project as required.
Master’s degree in environmental science, resource management, geography, public health or similar discipline is required.
How to apply:
Please send resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Position is vacant until filled.