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PCIC is seeking an Indigenous Communities Climate Adaptation Coordinator.

Indigenous Communities Climate Adaptation Coordinator

The Indigenous Communities Climate Adaptation Coordinator will work with the User Engagement and Training team to build PCIC’s capacity to engage Indigenous users in the development of practical information on the impacts of climate change for climate service users working in and with Indigenous communities in BC. Reporting to the User Engagement and Training Specialist, you will be responsible for assisting in the development of relevant content, including case studies or other narratives, as well as assessing user needs and testing content with users.

For this position we are seeking a qualified applicant with relevant experience in the community planning or assessment processes in Indigenous communities. The successful applicant will have strong skills in relationship building, experience working in and with Indigenous communities in BC, and an understanding of upholding Indigenous knowledge systems as well as climate change, its impacts and climate change adaptation approaches that have been applied in other contexts.

For more information see the complete job posting.

Please send your application including a cover letter, CV, and three professional references to Kari Tyler, climate@uvic.ca, with “ATTN: Indigenous Communities Climate Adaptation Coordinator” in the subject line. Please specify whether or not you are currently able to work legally in Canada. Review of applicants will start immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is found.