Golder Associates Intermediate to Senior Aquatic Technician in FORT MCMURRAY, 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 Intermediate to Senior Aquatic Technicians to join our Biophysical team based in Edmonton, Calgary, or Saskatoon.
An overview of your role will include:
Preparing and adhering to site-specific health and safety plans to mitigate or eliminate risks to you, Golder's clients, employees, and the public
Participating in fieldwork or office assignments
Working individually or within multi-disciplinary teams
Interacting with clients and contractors
Recording and managing project-related field data and notes and assisting with deliverable preparation
Completing tasks efficiently while adhering to current industry standards and regulatory requirements
You will have a background in:
Technical diploma or degree
Experience with aquatics fieldwork and field data collection, with a minimum of five years of experience
Prior consulting and environmental monitoring experience is an asset
A positive and enthusiastic attitude, a willingness to learn, and the ability to work with minimal supervision and lead field teams
Proficiency with Microsoft software
Strong awareness of health and safety issues and a safety-conscious attitude
Self-motivated and demonstrate strong time management skills
Willingness to travel and participate in fieldwork (including overtime hours)
Ability to work in a dynamic environment
Willingness to perform physically demanding work in various weather conditions
Willing to participate in remote fieldwork and be able to adapt to unpredictable and/or inclement field conditions and changing schedules. Must be willing to be away from home for extended periods of time
Strong outdoor skills, experience working in remote areas, and experience and required certifications for operating field equipment including boats, ATVs, snowmobiles, GPS, water, and sediment sampling equipment
Experience and willingness to travel and work out of remote locations for extended periods
A valid driver’s license
A Pleasure Craft Operator Card
Knowledge of federal and provincial regulatory and permitting requirements for developments in or near water
Experience on multi-disciplinary projects including wildlife, vegetation and soils experience
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: Intermediate to Senior Aquatic Technician
Other Locations: CA-AB-CALGARY, CA-AB-FORT MCMURRAY, CA-SK-SASKATOON, CA-AB-EDMONTON
Requisition ID: 21000418