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Golder Associates Intermediate Marine Biologist in VANCOUVER, British Columbia

At Golder, wethrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, itis a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate,innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in astrong 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 IntermediateMarine Biologist to join our EnvironmentalPlanning & Permitting team on a full-time basis based in Victoria.

An overview of yourrole will include:

  • Providingleadership in health and safety

  • Contributingto study design for marine investigative programs.

  • Developingproposals, work plans, and budgets for marine-based field programs and desktopstudies

  • Producinghigh quality technical reports

  • Applicationof biological survey methods, advanced data analysis including statistics, andpreparation of technical reports based on current scientific knowledge,baseline data collection, and peer reviewed literature

  • Preparingpermits / regulatory approval applications and representing Golder attechnical, regulatory agency and client meetings

  • Contributingto the coordinated development of business opportunities in the field of marine and aquatic sciences with a focus on marine ecology, fisheries and/or marine mammalsciences

  • Maintaininga strong rapport with applicable regulatory agencies, technical organizationsand relevant subcontractors

  • Providingmentoring and training to existing junior and intermediate staff

You will have abackground in:

  • MinimumMaster’s degree in marine ecology, marine biology, zoology, or equivalent

  • Fiveor more years of relevant work experience, ideally with two or more years ofrelevant experience in a professional consulting context

  • Experienceleading teams and providing mentorship and training to junior staff forsuccessful project delivery is desired.

  • Experiencein project development, project management, proposal writing, budgetdevelopment and budget management is desired.

  • Specializedskill set in marine mammal sciences, fisheries biology, and/or marine ecology

  • Demonstratedexperience in study/survey design specific to marine field studies,environmental monitoring programs, abundance surveys, biological inventoriesand habitat offsetting/compensation programs

  • Provenskills in technical writing, statistical analysis and interpreting technical documents

  • Workingknowledge of federal and provincial environmental legislation as related tocoastal development projects and potential impacts on fish and fish habitat,migratory birds, water quality and shipping

  • Demonstratedexperience preparing regulatory permit applications and authorizations

  • Demonstratedknowledge of the environmental assessment process in at least one Canadianjurisdiction and industry-standard EIA methodology used to assessproject-related effects on valued marine ecosystem components

  • Strongleadership skills and demonstrated ability to work in a team environment

  • Demonstratedability to communicate with clients, senior management, fellow team members,regulatory agencies, local stakeholders, First Nations groups, and the public

  • Strongcommitment to Health and Safety

  • Membershipin the College of Applied Biology

  • Eligibilityto register as a Professional Biologist (R.P.Bio.) in the Province of BritishColumbia

Your benefits at Golderwill include:

  • Competitivebenefits and remuneration packages

  • Optionto purchase shares in Golder

  • Employeeowned structure - own the business, own the result

  • Deepenyour expertise in a dynamic work environment

  • Innovativeand collaborative multidisciplinary projects

  • Onthe job training, mentoring and coaching

  • Globalprojects and travel opportunities

One of Canada’s BestManaged Companies, Platinum member status 11 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 is committedto providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals. Assuch, Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment andselection process to applicants with disabilities, upon request.

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Title: Intermediate Marine Biologist


Requisition ID: 20000987