Are you looking for an opportunity to build a meaningful career in the environmental field? Do you want to work with a dynamic team of professionals striving to make a difference in all they do? Do you want to participate in Western Canada’s most exciting development projects? Do you want to do what you love in some of the most beautiful parts of the country? If so, look no further.
Triton Environmental Consultants Ltd. is seeking new talent to fill Junior Biologist/Environmental Technician positions in two of our BC offices: Terrace and Prince George.
Triton is an employee-owned environmental consulting firm with nearly 30 years of experience responding to the environmental needs of resource developers across all sectors, as well as all levels of government. What does that mean for you? We have deep roots in our communities, strong relationships with clients and regulators, and a track record of helping projects get built responsibly. We control our own destiny and promote a people-first culture.
Triton is known for being technically strong and pragmatic in its approach. Triton’s multi-disciplinary team comprises environmental professionals specializing in aquatic and terrestrial biology, soil science, vegetation ecology, environmental assessment, environmental auditing, environmental monitoring/inspection, and resource management. We apply this wide range of expertise in providing practical environmental solutions to our clients.
Triton is growing and looking for the next generation of professionals to take us to the next level. We will provide you with a challenging and supportive working environment and a management team dedicated to promoting your personal and professional growth. We also offer a competitive wage and benefits package.
Successful candidates will work on field teams and provide technical support to project managers.
- Assisting with water quality, fish, wildlife, and vegetation assessments
- Assisting with fish and amphibian salvage
- Conducting breeding bird nest surveys
- Providing environmental monitoring of construction work activities
- Recording data and observations in an accurate and well-organized manner
- Assisting with technical reports detailing environmental assessments and monitoring activities
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS
- Post-secondary education (degree or technical diploma) in biology, ecology, environmental science, or a related discipline
- Willingness to work 10-12 hours per day and extended field shifts
- Physically fit and able to conduct field work in all weather conditions
- Able to work independently with minimal supervision
- Positive attitude and ability to work cooperatively in a team environment
- Valid Class 5 BC driver’s licence and Level 1 first aid training
- Experience conducting fish, wildlife, and ecosystem assessments
- Experience in environmental monitoring for construction projects
- Ability to identify fish, wildlife, and plant species
- Knowledgeable with environmental regulations and legislation
- Experience operating 4×4 trucks and ATVs/UTVs, with valid training certifications
- Environmental Monitoring, Electrofishing, and H2S Alive certifications
HOW TO APPLY:
If this opportunity sounds like you, and you are serious about joining a progressive team of environmental consultants, please apply with a resume and cover letter. Please indicate in your cover letter which office location you are interested in.
Competition Reference: JBT-060618
Closing Date: August 17, 2018
We thank all applicants for their interest. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.