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The Opportunity

Fredericton, NB | Moncton, NB | Saint John, NB | St. Andrews, NB | Woodstock, NB | Miramichi, NB
Agriculture and Forestry
Experienced
Contract

NBCC is currently seeking a dynamic and competent individual for the term position of Subject Matter Expert (SME) to lead development of content/resources for our new Sustainable Agriculture Technology program. Our College is committed to transforming lives and communities and is working in partnership with the agricultural sector on the creation of training that is relevant to developing skills for the next generation.

When you work at NBCC, you are a valued team member of a community of leaders who are driven by learning excellence and by our important role in social and economic development.

What you'll do

Responsibilities

Reporting to the Dean of Professional & Part-time Learning and Natural Resources, the Subject Matter Expert is responsible to:

  • Collaborate with industry partners to gather intel for the specific competencies required for each course in the program.
  • Work closely with an NBCC Learning Design Consultant who will prepare the curriculum.
  • Identify resources and ensure strong connections with industry and post secondary educational institutions during the development phase of this initiative.

What you'll need

Qualifications

  • Required qualifications include experience and knowledge relevant to the agricultural sector. The successful candidate will be a team-player, accountable, and committed to collaboration with others.
  • Highly flexible with excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to navigate and build relationships effectively throughout the organization.
  • Working Knowledge/High degree of proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of professionalism and confidentiality.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills, analytical ability, and innovative thinking.
  • Self-motivated, service and results oriented.
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively independently and within a team.
  • A desire for continuous learning and growth.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English.
  • Candidates must possess a valid Driver's License as travel will be required.
  • Preference may be given to candidates who have experience working in a post-secondary environment.

Candidates must clearly demonstrate how they meet these qualifications on their resumes.

Other combinations of education and experience may be considered as equivalent. Subject to competition response, the minimum qualifications may be raised.

All applicants must be eligible to work in Canada at the time of application.

We're looking for

Core Skills

Agribusiness Agriculture Sustainable Agriculture

A little bit about us

New Brunswick Community College (NBCC)

With six Campuses across the province, New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) transforms lives and communities across New Brunswick and contributes to the social and economic prosperity of our province.

Why work with NBCC?

  • You want to make a difference. By working at NBCC, you can support students in achieving their educational and career aspirations, help meet the needs of employers and contribute to stronger communities across New Brunswick.
  • You want to belong to something bigger. NBCC welcomes the individual experiences and perspectives of our learners, our staff and our partners. We nurture a culture of belonging where everyone feels valued and has opportunities to add value. NBCC is an equal opportunity employer building a dynamic team that is representative of the communities and industries that we serve.
  • We're one of the best places to work in Atlantic Canada. For seven years in a row, we have been named one of Atlantic Canada's Top Employers because of our commitment to families, community service and employee engagement. This includes, paid time off to volunteer, comprehensive benefits packages and professional development opportunities.

Are you interested?

Work With Us

The New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) is committed to being flexible in its operations and to the wellbeing of its employees. This includes considering reasonable requests for alternative work arrangements, when feasible, to meet the changing needs of the College and its students. In order to ensure our student needs are met, flexible work arrangements cannot extend beyond the New Brunswick border. NBCC employees must be living in a location that is a reasonable distance from one of our seven work locations around the Province.

We promote an equal opportunity work environment.

All interested candidates are invited to submit a detailed application, with a resume, online. All applications will be acknowledged upon receipt.