Environmental Impact Assessment Specialist

  • Company Name: Canada North Environmental Services Limited Partnership
  • Company Website: https://cannorth.com/careers/
  • Opening Date: 2021-11-18
  • Closing Date: 2021-12-11
  • Location: Saskatoon

Canada North Environmental Services (CanNorth) is an established First Nation-owned environmental services firm with an impeccable track record and a highly respected reputation. CanNorth has a strong foundation and proven expertise in environmental assessments and environmental monitoring and is looking to increase its capacity in its Biology Division.

CanNorth is seeking a highly motivated individual to work with our talented and innovative multidisciplinary team in Saskatoon, SK. Responsibilities in this position will include:

- Working with intermediate and senior environmental assessment practitioners in the preparation and implementation of environmental impact assessment and permitting materials.
- Writing, compiling, and editing environmental impact assessment report sections.
- Coordinating technical work of others ensuring deliverables are provided in a timely manner.
- Assisting intermediate and senior environmental practitioners in the management of large inter-disciplinary and multi-stakeholder projects, including project scheduling, tracking budgets, and preparing regular progress reports.

Applicants should have a post-graduate degree in environmental science, related natural sciences, or environmental engineering; however, a bachelor’s degree or technical diploma may be acceptable if the applicant has significant previous experience. A minimum of five years of relevant previous experience in a consulting environment or related industry is desired. Applicants should have excellent knowledge of provincial and federal regulations, codes, standards, guidelines, and regulatory approval requirements. The candidate must have superior written and verbal communication skills, be dedicated to high quality results, and use their creative thinking to find solutions to complex problems. Experience with the environmental planning of mining, infrastructure, or power projects would be an asset.

CanNorth offers competitive wages, excellent benefits, and a modern office with employee-oriented facilities. Interested candidates are requested to e-mail resumes, no later than December 17th, 2021, to hr@cannorth.com. Qualified Indigenous professionals are encouraged to apply. Ideally applicants have status as a biology professional (P. Biol.) and/or eligibility for accreditation through a professional biology organization such as the Alberta Society of Professional Biologists.