Wetlands Biologist

  • Company:
    Allnorth Consultants Limited
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
    Biotech / Science

Wetlands Biologist Edmonton, AB About Us Allnorth is a multidisciplinary engineering and technical services consulting company servicing clients in the Mining, Oil & Gas, Infrastructure and Pulp & Paper sectors. With offices across Canada and the USA, Allnorth has an entrepreneurial spirit that allows us to be responsive to our clients. Allnorth’s motivated team delivers innovative, practical solutions that fulfill project needs and fit within the reality of our client’s budgets. Our business model of local offices allows us to deliver the best service in our industry and foster successful client relationships. Our Opportunity We are seeking a strong Junior or Intermediate wetland biologist to work out of our office in Edmonton, AB, servicing clients in a large geographic area. The primary duties of the position will be to support our presence in the area, particularly with Oil & Gas and Infrastructure clients. The individual will be expected to provide capabilities including playing an active technical role in our projects in the region, playing a role in client communication, undertaking business development activities and working with a growing and diverse team of professionals. Requirements  B.Sc. and registration or future eligibility for registration as professional (ex. P.Biol. or R.P.Bio.).  5 to 8+ years consulting experience in a variety of areas, however a strong focus on wetlands and aquatic systems is essential.  Experience in ecosystem mapping and/or vegetation preferable.  Evidence of strong writing skills such as completion of environmental assessment and permit application documentation is necessary.  Understanding of the AB Wetland Policy Implementation and permitting processes under the AB Water Act.  Experience with field data collection and preparation of permitting packages under the AB Water Act Code of Practice, DFO Request for Review, and DFO Authorizations (federal Fisheries Act) preferred.  Excellent communication skills, strong field and office experience.  Knowledge of the central and northern Alberta regions. What We Offer Allnorth is dedicated to its Triple Bottom Line of People, Clients & Partners and Profitability. Empowered and motivated employees are the source of our success and the basis for our growth. We’re proud of our team and committed to providing opportunities for employees to develop both personally and professionally in addition to offering a competitive salary and benefits package. You won’t get lost in the numbers here, but rather enjoy positive guidance as you learn, grow and create an impact. Now is an exciting time to join the Allnorth team. today! We thank all applicants for their interest. Please note that only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.