An opportunity exists for a highly motivated, personable, and very organized Intermediate Wildlife Biologist in our Calgary, AB office.
championing project planning, data collection & analysis; and authoring technical reports. You will also work directly with clients and project management team throughout the life of development projects.
Your Key Responsibilities
Collaborating with team members and clients on the application of environmental regulations, guidelines, and beneficial management practices across a variety of sectors
Performing in a client-facing role providing guidance, solutions-focused counsel, and post-filing support as required
Staying abreast of existing and emerging wildlife regulations pertinent to our business
Working in a construction support role; liaising with the project Proponent, Environmental Inspector, technical lead, and field crew(s)
Participating in a collaborative team environment and under deadlines in wilderness and outdoor settings, and able to work independently with minimal supervision
Traveling to the field 14 days at a time or longer and working 12-hour days (including evenings, weekends, and holidays) under a variety of conditions
Leading and participating in data entry, analysis and management including report preparation
Conducting a variety of wildlife related field work
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Proven technical, communication, writing and organization skills
Proficient in MS Office applications
Able to lift 50lbs and endure long days of physically and mentally challenging field work while maintaining a positive, solutions-focused attitude
Excellent navigational skills and ability to troubleshoot and solve problems in the field
Good driving record and valid Class 5 driver’s license are required
Able to work in a dynamic environment under deadlines
Familiarity with relevant provincial and federal regulations and guidelines
Strong work ethic, sense of humour, and desire for team success
Education and Experience
Diploma or degree (degree preferred) in biology or conservation, environmental biology, ecology, and / or environmental sciences (or related field)
Professionally accredited (P.Biol., R.P.Bio)
5-10 years of professional consulting experience demonstrating responsibility and leadership growth
Experience conducting field surveys in Alberta
Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include remote work, long drives, 2 week away from home shifts, and exposure to the elements including inclement weather.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
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