We are hiring for a Research Assistant position.
Our team at NUICC specialises in critical urban research, urban planning, and community engagement work. Join us in this unique research assistant role supporting projects for the National Urban Indigenous Coalitions Council, advancing public policy and social infrastructure that addresses challenges for urban Indigenous peoples across Canada.
We are looking for an Indigenous person to join our team as a research assistant specialising in work related to urban Indigenous communities. In this role, you will work alongside the team at Voor Urban Labs -the employer -, support staff, and clients in maintaining research and production schedules, and completing tasks so projects run smoothly. Based remotely, you will work with a mixed Indigenous and non-Indigenous staff team working from Vancouver, Nanaimo, Toronto, Ottawa, and Mexico on exciting and meaningful work advancing the rights of urban Indigenous People across Canada.
Part-time (12-24hrs per week); $26-30/hour, depending on experience. Initial contract of 6 months, with anticipated renewal.
Interviews are being conducted on a rolling basis until the position is filled. The position start date is negotiable, but prefer ASAP. Please send your resume (.doc or .pdf) with a cover letter explaining your suitability for the role. Email to firstname.lastname@example.org and include “Research Assistant” in the email subject.