Senior Biologist

Locations: Calgary, Prince George & Fort St. John

 

Our client is seeking senior level professionals to join their successful team of aquatic (freshwater and marine) and terrestrial ecologists/biologists working on a broad range of natural resource projects throughout western Canada. The successful candidates will be part of an accomplished team with a diverse range of skill sets and specializations including: environmental permitting and monitoring, aquatic and terrestrial ecology, natural resource management, ecological restoration and compensation, modeling, hydrology, GIS, land use planning, and invertebrate taxonomy. Our clients include government agencies, First Nations, urban developers, land owners, transportation industries, and natural resource developers such as the oil and gas, forestry, and energy sectors. Areas of growth include the energy sector, water resources, mining, biological monitoring and natural resource markets in western Canada.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

- Integrate with a group of ecology/biology professionals

- Provide technical, managerial, and business development support to various projects

- Assist in report and proposal writing

- Leadership and mentoring of staff

 

Qualifications:

- B.Sc. or M.Sc. is preferred in aquatic (freshwater, estuarine, marine), wetland, and/or terrestrial biology, ecology, restoration biology, or related science.

- Professional designation (e.g., R.P.Bio.) or eligibility to obtain designation upon start of employment

- Ten plus years of relevant professional experience in environmental consulting and/or applied science.

- Strong business/client orientation with proven business development and client relationship skills.

- Must have a demonstrated record for identifying and successfully pursuing new clients and projects.

- Well-developed knowledge of natural resource management issues, programs, and systems of western Canada.

- Recognized professional contributions within and beyond technical peer network.

- Proven experience in staff and project team integration and team building with strong people development skills.

- Excellent oral and written communication skills.

- Strong problem-solution orientation.

- Ability/willingness to travel to field sites and other Triton office locations.

 

Assets:

- Strong ecology/biology background

- Positive, flexible, team-oriented approach, with the willingness and desire to work as a part of a multi-disciplinary team

- Strong time management and follow-through skills, with the ability to simultaneously work on multiple tasks/projects and meet project deadlines

- Positive and energetic attitude; self motivated with strong initiative

- Excellent interpersonal skills

 

Please apply via email by sending an adequate resume (PDF or MS Word document) to: jobs@ipn-brainpower.com. Make mention of the exact job title in the subject line. Please send your resume, according to Canadian law, without any personal information except of contact details and name. We thank all applicants, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Location: 
Calgary, Fort St. John & Prince George

Start: 
asap

Duration: 
permanant