Golder Associates Intermediate Marine Biologist in VICTORIA, 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 marinesciences 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: 19001138