Careers

Pursue your career while contributing to a healthier environment in Toronto and the GTA.

TRCA offers different types of jobs and employment opportunities throughout the year, whether you are just starting out in your career or have many years of experience. TRCA is a place where you can find a group of people united by a passion for what they do and the communities they serve.

All new hires are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a precondition to being hired by TRCA. TRCA will comply with its obligations pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code and any other applicable legislation.

About TRCA

With more than 60 years of experience, Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) is one of 36 Conservation Authorities in Ontario, created to safeguard and enhance the health and well-being of watershed communities through the protection and restoration of the natural environment and the ecological services the environment provides.

TRCA works to protect the integrity and health of the rivers and creeks in the jurisdiction, develop a system of green and natural spaces that sustains local ecosystems, and advance sustainable practices that improve people’s lives within our growing region.

Why TRCA?

At TRCA we are committed to preserving and protecting nature, while maintaining a balance between the natural environment and built environment. We offer opportunities to contribute to meaningful work that makes a positive impact in the Greater Toronto Region.

Our employees embody the core values of integrity, collaboration, accountability, respect, and excellence.  We care about the communities we serve and thrive on achieving collaborative success with our partners.

We are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion.  As an employee, you will be part of an organization that values public service, fosters teamwork, provides learning opportunities, and offers competitive total rewards program, including competitive compensation, extensive benefits package and pension plan. View more more about the important work we do.

Core values

Integrity
We are honest, ethical, and professional.

Collaboration
We achieve shared goals through a solution-oriented approach.

Accountability
We are responsible for our actions, behaviours and results.

Respect
We are equitable, fair and respectful while recognizing individual contributions and diversity.

Excellence
We maintain a high standard of performance and customer service, consistently striving to improve and produce quality work.

Benefits
What TRCA has to offer you

As part of a progressive team you will have the opportunity to make a positive impact to preserving and protecting nature, while maintaining a balance between the natural environment and built environment. Working with experts within our field, you will join a team of colleagues that are committed to TRCA’s core values of integrity, collaboration, accountability, respect, and excellence (icare).

You will be part of a diverse and inclusive organization that:

  • Makes a positive difference in the communities we serve
  • Fosters high performance and collaborative teams
  • Provides continuous learning and development opportunities
  • Provides flexible work arrangements
  • Offers potential for career growth and advancement.

TRCA offers a competitive total rewards package which includes benefits in addition to base salary for many of our employees:

  • Extended Health care, Dental care, Vision care, Life Insurance benefits
  • Pension plan (Defined Benefit Pension Plan – OMERS/OTPP)
  • Vacation Entitlement
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Discounted gym membership and perks through Perkopolis
  • Health and Wellness program
  • Access to a Conservation Ontario Pass

* Our benefits are provided to full-time permanent employees and temporary employees who meet eligibility requirements based on our group benefits plan criteria and pension plan criteria.

Working at TRCA is a rewarding experience where you make a positive impact on conservation efforts in the Toronto region.

The new TRCA head office
Coming in late 2022!

Architectural rendering of new TRCA head office
TRCA’s new head office is an exciting project that will set a benchmark for sustainable design in commercial building.

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Job board

View our job board for current positions, including permanent, contract, and seasonal positions.

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Volunteer opportunities

Throughout the year, TRCA offers a variety of volunteer opportunities, including volunteer positions, events, and programs.

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