The NSIA Council currently has three Councilor positions to fill for three-year terms. NSIA Council works on behalf of the membership to support and advance the organization. Council meets up-to eight times per year. Councilors are also encouraged to Chair a Committee of Council as one year positions.
Councilors are expected to work collectively in the best interest of the Institute and follow a Councilor Code of Conduct. Nominees must be a member in good standing. Articling Agrologists are also eligible for Councilor positions.
If you are interested in becoming a Councilor, please submit your nomination to email@example.com by April 9th, 2018.
Please note, you are able to self-nominate for these positions as well.
Acadian Seaplants is currently seeking a Cultivation Manager with a strong background in Agriculture and Management to join their Manufacturing team in Charlesville, Nova Scotia. This is a challenging yet rewarding role for someone who would like to stay in Nova Scotia and make their contribution to a local company that is a world leader in providing value-added marine plant-based products in the food and agricultural markets in over 80 countries worldwide.
As an ideal candidate for this role, you have a post secondary education in Agriculture Production or Agriculture Business combined with 5 to 10 years of related experience. You have proven yourself to be an effective manager with demonstrated leadership and relationship building skills. You are self-motivated and can work independently while exercising sound judgement to make advanced decisions.
The New Brunswick Department of Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fisheries is seeking individuals (Agrologists) to fill two strategic positions within the Crop Sector Development Branch: a Specialist in Organic and Vegetable Production and a Specialist in Small Fruit and Cranberry Production. The below documents provide information that relates to the job descriptions, skills requirements and the procedure for submission of applications.
These competitions close on March 30.
*The NSIA Annual Meeting has been rescheduled from Thursday, April 26, 2018 to Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at the Holiday Inn.