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You are curious, motivated, endowed with a critical mind and you want to change the world, the Valorēs Research Institute is a company which is constantly growing and which regularly opens permanent and temporary positions as well as internships for students with a scientific background.

Job offer - Scientific researcher

Valorēs, located in Shippagan, New Brunswick is looking for a person to increase its team of research. The position to be filled is a part-time position (20 hrs / week) with a duration of 1 year with the possibility renewal. In the long term, the workload could change to 35 hours / week. 

Valorēs is a non-profit organization, serving the peat, fishing, aquaculture, agriculture and other target research areas such as adaptation to climate change and development sustainable. Valorēs favours a multidisciplinary approach organized mainly around the above fields of expertise.

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Mandate / challenge 

Reporting to the Director General, the recruited person will be responsible for carrying out research and write funding requests in the areas of

  • of the environment, 
  • ecology 
  • Sustainable agriculture. 

Its first activities will be linked to projects on the themes of:

  • eutrophication in berries, 
  • carbon in peatlands, 
  • the preservation of agricultural soils and 
  • Residual products from local businesses.

In the evolution of his position, the chosen person will also be involved in projects related to climate change adaptation for communities and industries.

Required profiles

  • University training in science (MSc and / or Ph. D) 
  • 5 years of relevant experience 
  • Easy to adapt, interpersonal skills 
  • Autonomous 
  • The ability to work in a team 
  • Be able to communicate in French and in English 
  • Ability to write reports respecting delays 
  • Be open-minded 
  • Statistical data analysis 
  • Project management and planning 
  • Grant request writing 
  • Ability in cartography is an asset. 

Processing requests

Please submit your application (letter from presentation and CV) by email to  sandra.autef@umoncton.ca

Part time (20h / week) 

Duration: 1 year with the possibility of renewal

Salary: Between $ 25 and $ 30 / hr. Depending on the training, the experience and the salary scale in force at Valorēs. 

Start date: as soon as possible. The position will be open until it is filled.