Job Description

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 a Biological Technician to join our Biophysical team. This position will be an hourly contract from April – September 2019 , with the possibility of extension, based in Fort McMurray, Edmonton, Calgary or Saskatoon.
An overview of your role will include:
· Leading wildlife construction monitoring surveys and implementing mitigation (i.e. migratory bird nest surveys, amphibian surveys, amphibian mitigation and relocation)
· 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 2 years of experience conducting migratory bird surveys
· Experience with digital data collection and data management is desired
· Construction monitoring experience is an asset
· Requirement to travel and participate in field work away from home on a rotational work schedule (e.g. 10 days on followed by 10 days off)
· Work location will primarily on oil sands mines in northeastern Alberta
· Experience working in the oil sands is mandatory
· 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 and team-oriented
· Valid driver’s license
· Valid first aid
Your benefits at Golder will include:
· Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result
· 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 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 committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals. As such, Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities, upon request._
To learn more about our company and culture click here to view The Promise of Golder at https://vimeo.com/252065645 video.
Title: *Biological Technician *
Location: *AB-FORT MCMURRAY *
Other Locations: *CA-AB-CALGARY, CA-SK-SASKATOON, CA-AB-EDMONTON *
Requisition ID: *18002433 *
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