Junior Field Biologists

· Calgary, Alberta
Employment Type Fixed-Term Contract
Minimum Experience Entry-level

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. (“Triton”) is seeking highly-motivated and enthusiastic Junior Field Biologists to join a well-established team of environmental professionals in our Calgary or Edmonton office.


Triton is an employee-owned environmental consulting firm with 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. Triton 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.


THE ROLE


The successful candidate will work as part of a field team, reporting to the project office in Calgary. Transportation will be provided from Calgary or Edmonton to the work site. Responsibilities will include a variety of tasks, including:


  • Bird identification
  • Data collection
  • Daily data entry and reporting
  • Manual hazing of birds
  • Deployment and maintenance of bird deterrent infrastructure
  • Assessment of deterrents and recommendations to prevent habituation
  • Wildlife identification
  • Bird sweeps, wildlife hazing, and other wildlife programs, as required


SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS


Ideal candidates will possess the following:


  • Post-secondary education (degree or technical diploma) in biology, environmental science, or a related discipline
  • Ability to work long days in the field and handle physically demanding work
  • Demonstrated attention to detail required for data collection and entry
  • Experience in bird identification considered an asset
  • Positive attitude and ability to work cooperatively in a team environment essential


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.


Closing Date: February 3, 2021


Competition Reference:  JFBC-0121


Website:  www.triton-env.com


We thank all applicants for their interest. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.



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  • Location
    Calgary, Alberta
  • Employment Type
    Fixed-Term Contract
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level