Junior Fisheries Biologist

  • Company Name: Pisces Environmental Consulting Services Ltd.
  • Company Website: http://www.piscesenvironmental.com
  • Opening Date: 2020-04-20
  • Closing Date: 2020-07-20
  • Location: Red Deer

Pisces current job opening is for a Junior Fisheries Biologist. This is a full time temporary position to start, with the hope that the successful candidate will advance to a Fisheries Biologist and eventually a Senior Fisheries Biologist permanent position.

Pisces is looking for someone that is self-motivated and has a strong work ethic. This person will be able to manage well as part of a team but also on their own. The successful candidate will have a Bachelor of Science degree with preference going to specialization in environmental studies or an aquatic or fisheries background. The candidate should also be a professional biologist, biologist in training or eligible to apply to become either.

Experience is an asset but is not required. Fieldwork will make up a large portion of the duties of this position therefore the strength and ability to work outside in varying weather conditions and with physically demanding terrain is a must. The ability to pull a trailer, operate quads, boats, skidoos and argos is a requirement.

The position start date will be in mid May 2020 or possibly sooner/later depending on successful candidate and work schedules. Applications will be accepted by email to George.ward@piscesenvironmental.com. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted and no other contact from applicants is acceptable.

Although the closing date for this position is July 20, 2020 the position will be filled as soon as the right candidate is found.