Employment Opportunities

POSITION: Summer Day Camp Counsellor - Goodrich-Loomis Nature Camp (2 positions)


  • Post-secondary background in environmental studies (geography, biology, ecology); outdoor recreation; or childhood studies
  • Experience working with children in an educational or recreational setting
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Good organization and communication skills
  • Initiative, creativity, good judgement and decision making skills
  • Valid driver's license
  • Pending funding approval, one of the following conditions for employment may apply: must be a registered full-time student returning to school in September or applicants must be 15 to 24 years of age and returning to school in September.

  • assist with the planning and implementation of an environmental summer day camp program for children between the ages of 5 and 12
  • activity program will involve games, indoor and outdoor activities, crafts and hikes
  • responsible for daily care and safety of program participants


  • duration: 13 weeks
  • start date: June 7
  • hourly rate: $7.50/hour (40 hours per week)
  • June work location is in Trenton; July/August work location is at Goodrich-Loomis Conservation Area (north of Brighton



DEADLINE:  Send or fax resume and letter of application by 1:00 p.m., Friday, May 21, 2004 to:

Lower Trent Conservation, 441 Front Street, Trenton, Ontario K8V 6C1

Attention: Marilyn Bucholtz, Marketing & Communications Advisor

Phone: (613) 394-3915 ext. 16 Fax: (613) 394-5226 Email: information@ltc.on.ca