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Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.
Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?
Golder has a new opportunity for a Wildlife Biologist to join our Biophysical Team on a full-time basis based in Saskatoon.
An overview of your role will include:
·Collect data to answer diverse ecological questions by developing study designs and implementing field programs.
·Prepare environmental screening and assessment reports and develop strategies to mitigate impacts to wildlife.
·Prepare technical memorandums, private land checklists, oil and gas proposals, technical proposals, and permit applications (e.g., species detection surveys, aquatic habitat protection).
·Work with a large team of other experts to provide practical solutions to conservation problems faced by industry and governments.
·Collaborate with industry and government (and perhaps First Nations) to achieve satisfactory environmental outcomes for development projects.
·Mentoring and training new employees, in Saskatchewan and Alberta, on field methods and technical writing procedures
·Develop and manage project budgets, timelines, and deliverables
You will have a background in:
·A passion for the nature, and providing solutions for clients
·A bachelor’s degree in biology/ecology or a related field
·Three years of relevant experience
·Wetland classification, habitat classification and identification of wildlife (e.g., amphibians, breeding birds and mammal surveys, nest sweeps), and vegetation (would be an asset)
·Some experience in client relationships
·Remote camera/autonomous recording unit deployment and interpretation
·Demonstrated ability to compile and analyze ecological data
·Strong written and verbal communication skills
·Experience with environmental screenings, environmental assessment, permit applications, effects monitoring programs and/or special research studies in applied ecology
·Ability to work independently but also thrive in an atmosphere that requires cooperation and teamwork to provide quality, solution-oriented consulting services
·A valid driver’s licence
·Ability to drive trucks, tow trailers and operate ATVs is an asset
·Willingness to travel andwork outdoors in remote locations for extended periods of time
·Professional biologist designation is an asset
Your benefits at Golder will include:
·Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
·Option to purchase shares in Golder
·Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result
·Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
·Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
·On the job training, mentoring and coaching
·Global projects and travel opportunities
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Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering uniquespecialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.
Golder is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals. As such, Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities, upon request.
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Job Posting:Mar 29, 2019, 6:57:43 PM