Wildlife Field Biologists (Must have 2 year’s experience conducting migratory bird surveys in Western Canada)-Regina & Saskatoon, SK (Contract April -Sept, 2018) CH2M is providing environmental support services for one of Canada’s largest energy infrastructure projects currently under construction!!
This is an exciting opportunity for Wildlife Biologists (who have 2 years conducting migratory bird surveys in western Canada) to join our team in Saskatchewan to provide front line wildlife consulting services as part of a dynamic team of experts and contractors!
*This is a contract field position from April-Sept 2018 (approx. 6 months): Summer field activities will be based in both Regina & Saskatoon, SK and will require travel across the province to diverse habitat locations to: conduct wildlife studies, with a particular emphasis on migratory bird and amphibian studies; assess potential impacts to wildlife; recommend mitigative measures related to industrial activity; and, assist with interdisciplinary field surveys. In addition to projects in Saskatchewan, the role may also require supporting other various projects across Western Canada.
External Qualifications: • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in biology, primarily related to wildlife, or equivalent demonstrated experience • Willingness to work in the field in remote locations for extended periods of time • 2-6 years of relevant field experience related to wildlife • Must have a minimum of 2 year’s experience conducting migratory bird surveys in Western Canada, preferably for prairie species • Knowledge of provincial and federal environmental legislation and regulatory requirements, primarily in western Canada • Experience with biophysical baseline studies and monitoring programs • Accurate record keeping and strong time management skills • Positive attitude and self-motivated, with strong consideration for safety in the field • Excellent interpersonal skills, team-oriented, and suited to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team • Valid driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract
Preferred Qualifications: • Experience operating field vehicles (4×4 trucks) and pulling trailers • Demonstrated technical writing skills • Experience working with construction programs and understanding of construction requirements • Experience writing applications for activities in western Canada that are provincially and/or federally regulated • Valid First Aid and H2S certifications, or additional safety tickets such as Pipeline Construction Safety Training (PCST) or equivalent, among others At CH2M, the greatest challenges provide the biggest rewards. Each day, your drive and creative ideas will be providing solutions that help build a better tomorrow. Whether it is the pride that comes with accomplishment, personal growth or making a difference in the world, you will discover true success in a career that brings out the best in you at CH2M. Ready? Let’s get to work. Developing People through Challenging Projects CH2M HILL is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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