Job Opportunities

Paid Staff Positions

Garden and Farmers Market Coordinator

The Garden and Farmers Market Coordinator will be responsible for facilitating all activities at the Eglinton Park Community Garden, supporting the development and implementation of public workshops and events, assisting with the Apple Tree Farmer’s Market and co-staffing the Community Liaison booth.  (**Please note that this is a Canada Summer Jobs position funded by ESDC for a duration of 7 weeks.) Click here for more information about this position.
Deadline for submissions: June 18, 2017 at 11:59 PM.

 

Great Garden Adventure Coordinator

The Great Garden Adventure (GGA) Coordinator will assist in the implementation of the GGA program and ensuring the safety and enjoyment of all program participants. The incumbent will be responsible for planning and facilitating garden and nature-related activities for children, the supervision of volunteers, and helping to maintain and develop relationships with partnering community organizations.  (**Please note that this is a Canada Summer Jobs position funded by ESDC for a duration of 7 weeks.) Click here for more information about this position.
Deadline for submissions: June 18, 2017 at 11:59 PM

 

Outreach and Events Coordinator

The Outreach & Events Coordinator will coordinate the Toronto Green Community’s events, outreach, engagement and fundraising activities. The incumbent will respond to general queries from organizations and community members while upholding the organization’s mission, vision and values. This is a very rewarding opportunity that provides mentoring, training and development of young talent in the not-for-profit sector. This position reports to the Program Manager. (**Please note that this is a Canada Summer Jobs position funded by ESDC for a duration of 7 weeks.) Click here for more information about this position.  
Deadline for submissions: June 18, 2017 at 11:59 PM

 

Eco-Landscaper Trainee, RAINscapeTO (2 openings)

We are providing a unique opportunity in a new and expanding part of the landscape industry. Successful candidates will be trained and provided with on-the-job experience for the creation of bluegreen infrastructure primarily in the proper installation of rain gardens. A rain garden is a shallow, bowl-shaped bed that allows rainwater to soak into the ground, increasing infiltration and reducing storm-water volume and associated impacts of flooding; replenishes our drinking water aquifers, and maintains base flows for rivers, thereby reducing the incidence of drought. Click here for more information about this position.

*All interested applicants must be registered at Miziwe Biik Aboriginal Employment & Training. 

 

Project Coordinator, RAINscapeTO

The Project Coordinator will report to and support the Program Manager and the Project Consultant with carrying out the duties outlined in the work plan for RAINscapeTO, a project which promotes neighbourhood action to reduce impacts of urban flooding by managing rain where it falls through the installation of rain gardens. Click here for more information about this position.

*All interested applicants must be registered at Miziwe Biik Aboriginal Employment & Training. 

Unpaid Internships and Coop Placements

TGC regularly hosts unpaid interns and coop placement students in various areas including Marketing & Communications, Environmental Studies, Human Resources / Volunteer Management, Fundraising. Please contact us if you are looking for a placement.