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Job Postings » Commercial Fishing Resource Development Officer
Employer: Communities Economic Development Fund (CEDF)
Posted: Friday, November 22, 2019
Job Location: Thompson or The Pas office
Job Type: Permanent Position


Commercial Fishing Resource Development Officer

Are you passionate about the North? Do you enjoy the outdoors and the endless opportunities it can provide? Are you motivated, energetic with an open mind? Would you like to help northerners and communities in the area of economic development? If you answered yes to any of these questions then this could be the opportunity you have been waiting for.

Communities Economic Development Fund (CEDF) is recruiting for its Commercial Fishing Resource position. The successful candidate will have an educational background in economic development and/or equivalent experience in the commercial fishing industry. This position will require you to travel throughout Northern Manitoba to engage northerners and communities in the area of value-added opportunities specifically related to the commercial fishing industry. The successful candidate will require a high level of written and oral communication skills, including but not limited to, engaging in areas of consultation and workshop delivery.

CEDF is a Manitoba Crown Corporation. Its legislative mandate is to encourage economic development in Northern Manitoba. CEDF offers a competitive compensation and benefit package. The position will be located in either our Thompson or The Pas office, but will be providing services to the region.

How to Apply:

Interested applicants can submit a cover letter and resume to the following:

Attn: Chris Thevenot
15 Moak Crescent, Thompson MB R8N 2B8
Phone: 204-778-4138 Ext 239 or 1-800-561-4315
Fax: 204-778-4313

We thank all applicants, however only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

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