Impact Storyteller

Paid, Part-Time, Spring-Summer 2023

We are seeking students to help us deliver our impactful marine conservation tools and scale our rapidly growing startup.

Who we are:

OnDeck delivers software critical for marine conservation and commercial fisheries monitoring. Working with the Environmental Defense Fund, The Sustainable Ocean Alliance, and companies across North America and Oceania, we're revolutionising fisheries management and ensuring sustainable fisheries for generations to come. We are an early-stage startup taking off quickly, and we are looking for ambitious students to join our team. Our recent wins include being named a top 10 most innovative and impactful ocean-tech startup in the world by the Ocean Impact Organization, and winning Canada’s Ocean Startup Challenge.

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How you’ll be involved:

You’ll be responsible for communicating the importance of sustainable fisheries and fisheries monitoring, based on existing scientific research. You’ll play a key role in creating our company’s brand and marketing strategy by communicating ocean science to both a specialised and general audience. We are looking for students to leverage existing scientific literature and communicate the importance of sustainable fisheries and fisheries monitoring to key stakeholders, in accessible and engaging ways.

What you’ll be doing:

Do you have creative ideas for improving fisheries communication at OnDeck? We'd like to hear them! As an early member on our team, you will play a critical role in building OnDeck as a fast-moving startup. Specific tasks include:

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To apply, please submit you application here:

To learn more about our team and our work, check out our Twitter, LinkedIn, and website.

OnDeck is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, colour, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.  We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via