SCWIST (The Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology) is a not-for-profit society that specializes in improving the presence and influence of women and girls in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) in Canada. SCWIST promotes participation and advancement through education, networking, mentorship, collaborative partnerships and advocacy. SCWIST’s vision is an environment where girls and women in Canada pursue their interest, education and careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), without barriers.
SCWIST is seeking four Regional Project Coordinators (one bilingual) to join our team. The role reports to the Senior Project Manager and is a 15-month term for an average of 37.5 hours per week. You will be an integral component of a pilot project that will deliver pre-employment and skill development training for women in STEM across the country. You will be supporting the project in either Ontario, British Columbia, Quebec or Manitoba. It is preferable that you live in the location but not mandatory.
Skills and Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess the following skills. When in doubt, apply!
The following skills and experience would be an asset:
Term and Location and Compensation
$28.20/hour based on 37.5-hour week and CPP and EI
This is a 15-month term position to begin as soon as possible. While this position can be done remotely using virtual platforms, ideally candidates will be located in each of the geographic locations (BC, Quebec, Manitoba and Ontario)
As this role supports program delivery we may require successfully passing and maintaining a criminal records check for those working with vulnerable persons.
How to Apply
Please include your cover letter and resume in your application with “Regional Project Coordinator” in the subject line of your email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be reviewed as received.
We encourage candidates of all backgrounds and diversity to apply including those with lived experience or otherwise don’t have the exact skills and qualifications noted above. Thank you for your interest in this opportunity to remove barriers for women and girls in STEM!
We thank all candidates who apply for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.