© Heather Crochetiere Monitoring the Liard

Careers at WWF

With your help, we can protect the future of our planet.

Join Us for Change

Thank you for your interest in working at WWF-Canada. We’re the country’s largest international conservation organization, working to protect the future of nature. If you are interested in making a positive impact, check out our current vacancies below.

WWF-Canada is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome diversity in the workplace, encouraging applications from all qualified candidates, including members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities and Indigenous peoples. WWF-Canada is also committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments. If you are contacted to be considered for a job opportunity, advise the human resources representative of accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information relating to these measures will be addressed confidentially.

Benefits of Working at WWF-Canada

You’ll work with a team of passionate people interested in creating a Canada with abundant wildlife, where nature and people thrive. Here are some other benefits of working here:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health and dental benefits
  • Paid vacation time and personal days
  • Training and development budget to support your professional goals
  • Flexible working arrangements and telecommuting
Current Openings

Associate Specialist, Community Action

3 weeks ago
The bilingual Associate Specialist, Community Action supports the operations, outreach, impact monitoring and stewardship for key Community Action programs such as In the Zone, Living Planet @ Campus, Living Planet @ School, Seed Orchards and Corridors. These Community Action programs engage people in Canada to take action for habitat restoration through one simple call to action: Learn, Plant, Connect. In addition to driving demand for native plants through the Learn, Plant, Connect call to action, these Community Action programs boost the supply of native plants by working with growers, industry and individuals. The role contributes to habitat restoration and regeneration across Canada and champions community action for conservation impact.

Coordinator, Direct Marketing

3 weeks ago
The Coordinator, Direct Marketing will play an instrumental role in supporting the direct marketing fundraising efforts which seek to engage the Canadian public around conservation issues, and inspire fundraising as an important part of conservation. This role will support a wide range of activities related to direct marketing from digital campaigns to direct mail. In direct support of the Senior Manager, Direct Marketing the individual will be contributing to the immediate goals of the direct marketing team through campaign and administrative support.

Senior Manager, Resilient Habitats

3 weeks ago
The Senior Manager, Resilient Habitats is a highly motivated and proactive individual that can facilitate and support the effective delivery of WWF-Canada’s Strategic Plan (2020-30) goals for resilient habitats. The successful candidate will provide strategic direction and leadership for a team of professionals to address terrestrial and marine protection, policy issues, and emerging conservation tools. These tools include but are not limited to Indigenous Protected and Conserved Areas, formal government designations and other effective conservation measures from coast to coast to coast. This role requires experience and competence in applying professional and technical expertise for protected and conserved areas as well as a history of successful working relationships with Indigenous communities and organizations.

International Coordinator, People Protecting Landscapes & Seascapes

2 months ago
The WWF International Governance Practice is seeking an International Coordinator for WWF’s People Protecting Landscapes & Seascapes (PPLS) initiative. PPLS aims to promote and assist with activities that recognize and support the vital role Indigenous communities around the globe play in protecting and safeguarding land and seascapes essential to local, regional, national and global conservation goals. The International Coordinator will develop a range of governance, operational and strategic elements of the hub during its two-year start-up period.

Associate Specialist, Resilient Habitats

2 weeks ago
The Associate Specialist, Resilient Habitats is a highly motivated and proactive individual able to support a range of projects targeting improved resilient habitat in WWF-Canada priority regions. The position includes coordination of projects along the Wolastoq – Saint John River in New Brunswick. The role requires working with with the Resilient Habitat team on projects such as climate resilience, policy, marine and terrestrial protections and conservation. It also requires collaborating with Indigenous and local communities to achieve conservation outcomes.
© Peter Ewins / WWF-Canada

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Over the past 50 years, we’ve learned how to work effectively, build support and create lasting results. Today, we’ve distilled that knowledge into seven fundamental principles that guide our day-to-day actions and our long-term vision.

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We target our efforts where the stakes are highest. That means concentrating on the most critical issues threatening our environment.

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We design our conservation initiatives to be workable, robust, adaptive and resilient to changing circumstances.

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WWF works with Indigenous organizations, industry, government, communities and other conservation groups to make big wins happen.

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We operate in a cost-effective manner and apply donors’ funds according to the highest standards of accountability.

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We believe a combination of traditional science and Indigenous guidance is the foundation of sound conservation practice and policy.

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As part of an international organization that works in more than 100 countries around the globe, we understand the broader issues.

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By engaging all Canadians, we can make the fundamental changes required for a healthy planet.