Boat Operator

Technical · Terrace, British Columbia
Department Technical
Employment Type Permanent Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

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 a dynamic, enthusiastic individual to join a well-established team of environmental professionals in our Terrace office to fill the position of boat operator.

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.


The successful candidate will be responsible for operating boats on a variety of projects.


  • Experience operating a variety of vessels in both marine and riverine environments
  • Knowledge of marine navigation requirements
  • Experience implementing safe operating procedures, including crew safety briefings and instructions to passengers and crew members
  • Solid understanding of small engines and ability to perform basic mechanical diagnostics and maintenance
  • Certifications in Transport Canada Small Vessel Operator Proficiency (SVOP), Marine Emergency Duties A3, and Restricted Operators Certificate (Maritime)
  • Certification in Marine or Occupational First Aid Level 1
  • Valid Class 5 BC driver’s licence
  • Excellent organizational, time management, and communication skills
  • Physically fit and able to work in all weather conditions


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 14, 2020

Competition Reference:  BOT-0520

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


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  • Location
    Terrace, British Columbia
  • Department
  • Employment Type
    Permanent Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience