Intermediate Biologist/Environmental Technician

Technical · Prince George, British Columbia
Department Technical
Employment Type Permanent Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-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 Intermediate Biologists/Environmental Technicians to join a well-established team of environmental professionals in our Prince George 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 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 be responsible for delivering the technical components of environmental projects and providing technical support to project managers. Responsibilities will include a variety of tasks, such as:


  • Leading and supervising field teams in various disciplines (wildlife assessments, fisheries inventories, fish salvage, water quality monitoring, environmental monitoring/inspection)
  • Conducting environmental monitoring and inspection during construction activities
  • Implementing and reviewing erosion and sediment control measures
  • Recording data and observations in an accurate and well-organized manner
  • Preparing technical reports detailing environmental assessments and monitoring activities
  • Preparing regulatory approval, permit, and licence applications
  • Providing assistance with cost estimates and proposals
  • Liaising with clients, regulators, and contractors
  • Providing technical leadership within a team environment
  • Supervising and mentoring junior staff
  • Working collaboratively within Triton corporate culture


SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS


Ideal candidates will possess the following skills, traits, and qualifications:


  • B.Sc. or technical diploma in biology or related field
  • Professional designation or eligibility for same (e.g., R.P.Bio., RBTech)
  • Four to eight years of relevant experience
  • Sound knowledge of field techniques and regulatory standards necessary for conducting surveys in a variety of service sectors (i.e., water quality, fisheries inventories and salvage, wildlife assessments, environmental monitoring/inspection)
  • Demonstrated field experience leading environmental teams
  • Good working knowledge of federal and provincial environmental legislation
  • Effective technical writing skills, including reporting and document review
  • Adept in the operation and maintenance of required field equipment
  • Proven ability to work independently for long days in the field
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license 


ASSETS


Although not required, the following would be considered assets for this position:


  • Experience operating boats, including jet-drive
  • Experience scoping and budgeting projects


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:  June 28, 2020


Competition Reference:  IBETPG-0420


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
    Prince George, British Columbia
  • Department
    Technical
  • Employment Type
    Permanent Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level