Terrestrial Ecologist

Website Aecom

Job Description:

Coordinating and performing field investigations to describe forest and wetland plant communities according to study requirements;

Job Responsibilities:

  • Adhering to and enforcing corporate health and safety protocols;
  • Conducting Species at Risk habitat assessments and species-specific surveys when required;
  • Interpreting results of investigations and integrating results with additional biophysical data; and
  • Coordinating and writing effective reports in a scientific style.
  • Conducting breeding and/or migratory bird surveys; amphibian surveys; mammal tracking surveys;
  • Maintaining effective communication with clients and staff;

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge and experience identifying flora and plant communities, including taxonomy and species identification; and
  • Experience with air photo interpretation (hard/soft copy), and digital field mapping platforms (ESRI Fieldmaps, Survey 123 etc.)
  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in environmental science or biology, from a recognized University or College and a minimum of 4 years of relevant experience required;
  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Certified in Ecological Land Classification;
  • Knowledge and experience with federal and provincial acts, regulations, policies and guidelines in particular, Endangered Species Act and/or Species at Risk Act;

Job Details:

Company: Aecom

Job Category: Private Job

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Kitchener, Ontario, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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