MNR Internship Program

How to apply for a rewarding career in your field through the MNR Internship Program.

 

 

How it works

 

You could get an entry-level intern job at MNR.  

 

Interns:  

  • are paid a competitive salary
  • participate in a maximum of two 40-week placements
  • work on projects that support natural resource management
  • receive mentoring, coaching and learning opportunities
  • develop valuable professional contacts

 

Who is eligible

 

You are eligible if you are:  

  • a recent graduate (within 5 years) or student of a recognized post-secondary institution
  • eligible to work in Canada
  • have not already participated in 2 placements in the program

 

Recognized post-secondary institution

 

If you are uncertain about what a recognized post-secondary institution is:

If you got your academic credentials outside Canada, CICIC will provide you with information on credential assessment services.  

 

A certificate is not the same as a post-diploma certificate and does not meet the eligibility criteria for this program.    

 

 

Types of jobs

 

The ministry offers a wide range of internship positions, including:  

  • biologists
  • resource technicians
  • policy specialists
  • parks planners
  • foresters
  • economists
  • enforcement officers
  • geomatics technicians

 

How to apply

 

Step 1: Jobs are posted on OPS Careers. Click on “Search” and look for jobs with “Intern” in the title.  

 

Step 2: Submit a résumé and cover letter to the address listed in the posting by the deadline given. Clearly indicate how your skills and knowledge match the job you are applying for.   Jobs are posted throughout the year and deadlines vary, so check back often. You may apply for as many positions as you want.  

 

Jobs are posted throughout the year and deadlines vary, so check back often. You may apply for as many positions as you want.