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Golder Associates Senior Socio-Economist 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 a Senior Socio-Economist to join our Environmental Planning& Permitting team on a full-time basis based in Vancouver. Our team of social scientists and engagement specialists works in Canada and internationally on environmental impact assessments; policy and program development; social management planning, sustainability initiatives, engagement, social due diligence, and third-party monitoring.

An overview of yourrole will include:

  • Leadeconomic baseline and impact assessments as a component of socio-economicassessments and environmental impact assessments for projects

  • Leadother technical aspects of socio-economic and land and marine use baseline andimpact assessments

  • Supportthird party due diligence and compliance reviews

  • Managejunior and intermediate staff in secondary research and primary data collectionand field work, including data collection with Indigenous groups and publicstakeholders

  • Leadthe development of socio-economic management plans for projects, to meetregulatory and corporate requirements and best practice, with a focus oneconomic components

  • Businessdevelopment including marketing of Golder’s socio-economic assessment,Indigenous, and public engagement services

  • Proposalpreparation

  • Projectmanagement

You will have abackground in:

  • Adegree in economics preferred, or degree in social sciences with a strongeconomics background and expertise

  • Expertisein input-output modeling, cost benefit analysis, economic valuationmethodologies, and economic development planning

  • Experienceleading technical teams

  • Experienceleading collection and analysis of primary economic and social data (such as surveys,interviews, focus groups, and community meetings)

  • Familiarworking within provincial and federal impact assessment regulatory frameworks

  • Minimumof 7 years of relevant professional experience

  • Experienceworking on large projects involving multi-disciplinary teams

  • Experienceworking with Indigenous groups and public stakeholders

  • Strongteam player – ability to work with all levels of an organization

  • Strongcommitment to health and safety

  • Abilityto travel

  • Validclass 5 driver’s license

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.

To learn more about our company and cultureclick here to view The Promise of Golder at video.

Title: Senior Socio-Economist


Requisition ID: 19002745