Golder Associates Avian Ecologist in EDMONTON, Alberta
At Golder, we thrive on challenges.
Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.
Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?
Golder has a new opportunity for an Avian Ecologist to join our Biophysical team on a contractual basis based in Alberta or Saskatchewan. This will be an hourly contract from April – October 2021 with the possibility of extension.
An overview of your role will include:
Leading breeding bird point count surveys, migratory bird surveys and migratory bird nest surveys.
Working alone or within a team to conduct field work
Participate in Golder and Client H&S programs and policies
You will have a background in:
Minimum of 2 years’ experience conducting breeding bird and migratory bird surveys
Experience with digital data collection and data management is desired
Willingness to travel and participate in field work away from home for extended periods of time
Work locations are within western Canada and ability to adapt to unpredictable and/or inclement field conditions and changing schedules is required
Effective communication skills
Strong organizational and time management skills
Excellent interpersonal skills, team-oriented
Profession Biologist designation is an asset
Valid driver’s license
Valid First Aid is an asset
Your benefits at Golder will include:
Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
On the job training, mentoring, and coaching
Global projects and travel opportunities
One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Platinum member status 13 consecutive years
Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.
Golder Associates Ltd. is committed to meeting the accessibility needs of persons with disabilities in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA), and all other applicable legislation. Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities upon request.
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Title: Avian Ecologist
Other Locations: CA-SK-SASKATOON
Requisition ID: 21001408