Job Posting: Peace Advancement Researcher

WPIRG is seeking a dynamic, personable, and organized student with a demonstrated commitment to social and environmental justice to fill the full-time contract position of Peace Advancement Researcher.            

Submission Deadline: Friday, June 10, 2016, 12pm.  

The Organization

The Waterloo Public Interest Research Group (WPIRG) is a student funded and directed organization that provides support for students to research, educate and take action on environmental and social justice issues. WPIRG endeavours to foster a non-hierarchical working environment by following consensus decision-making processes. WPIRG strives to be an anti-oppressive working environment by proactively opposing all forms of oppression such as those based on gender, race, class, sexual preference, age, cultural heritage/ethnicity, religion, gender orientation, and ability.

The Position:

This is a full-time (35 hours per week @ $17/hour) 12-week position open to participants between the ages of 15 and 30 years old who have been registered as a full-time student in the previous academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year. The participant must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and be legally entitled to work in Canada.  

Full position and application details available here.