Community Garden/Land Stewardship Coordinator

  • CompanyOneida Nation of the Thames
  • Education / CredentialsGrade 12 diploma or equivalent
  • ResumeRequired
  • Cover LetterRequired
  • Application Deadline12/06/2023

Job Description

Position: Community Garden/Land Stewardship Coordinator

Term: 4-months contract (Immediate – March 2024), possibility of extension based on funding

Division: Political Office/Environment

Salary: $19.00–$22.00 per hour – Based on experience

Hours: 35 hours/week, Monday – Friday, 8:30a.m. – 4:30p.m., flexible to work some evenings and weekends

Posting Date: November 23, 2023 Closing Date: December 6, 2023 at 4:30p.m.


Reporting to the Environmental Consultation Coordinator, the Community Garden/Land Stewardship Coordinator will implement the strategic vision, goals, and objectives of the Community Garden/Land Stewardship Program. They will develop and implement work plans and schedules and work collaboratively with the Oneida Environment Committee to ensure that all monitoring, and stewardship activities are actioned, recorded, and documented in accordance with internal processes. The Community Garden/Land Stewardship Coordinator will review and implement objectives out of the Oneida Land Code, liaise with other First Nations, other governments, and organizations, and coordinate joint activities where appropriate. The Community Garden/Land Stewardship Coordinator will also provide regular updates to Oneida members by coordinating and hosting community engagement activities.


  1. Grade 12 diploma or equivalent, required;
  2. Post-secondary education in a relevant field such as Environmental Studies, or Indigenous Studies or equivalent work experience (deemed relevant by the interview panel), an asset.


  1. Cover Letter – must address the qualifications outlined;
  2. Resume.


  1. The successful candidate must submit a recent (completed within 6-months) CPIC, at own expense.
  2. The successful candidate must submit a copy of applicable educational qualifications (certificates, diplomas, degrees, etc.).

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  • Late applications will not be accepted.
  • All applications will be screened according to the above qualifications, including a full and complete application as requested.
  • Only those selected for interview will be contacted.
  • A registered member of a First Nation as per Section 16(1) of the Human Rights Act, is preferred.
  • Oneida Nation is committed to workplace diversity and provides accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout our hiring process. If you require accommodations, please contact Human Resources.

To request a full job profile, contact the Human Resources Department at 519-652-3244 ext. 827 or by email