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Stantec Environmental Technician/Technologist in Terrace, British Columbia

Grounded in safety, quality, and ethics, our experts lead their fields and guide our work with rigor, a creative spirit, and vision for growth. We draw from more than 20 technical specialties around the globe and are committed to fostering an inclusive community of diverse talents, backgrounds, and expertise. We are a place to apply your passion and collaborate with top environmental talents on work that’s critical to our clients and the communities we support. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.

Your Opportunity

We are seeking an enthusiastic environmental technician or biologist to work on Stantec’s projects in the Kitimat-Terrace-Prince Rupert area and possibly throughout British Columbia. As a member of our Environmental Services team, you will work out of Stantec’s Terrace office and be supported by our local staff and a province-wide team of experts. The successful candidate will be mentored by both our Terrace-based staff and project-specific discipline leads to help you develop field, data management, analytical and technical writing skills.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • The role will primarily involve supporting field programs, including:

  • Wetland and vegetation assessments

  • Freshwater fisheries assessments

  • Marine surveys

  • Archaeological assessments

  • Environmental monitoring

  • Contaminated sites investigations

  • Follow established safe work practices at all times

  • Support field programs for freshwater and marine fisheries, water quality, vegetation ecology, wildlife, archaeology, hydrology, and groundwater studies

  • Complete quality and completeness checks on field data

  • Contribute to the preparation of technical reports

  • Travel within British Columbia and Alberta may be required

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Enthusiasm and willingness to learn new skills

  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment

  • Physically fit and able to work outdoors in inclement weather

  • Willing to occasionally work in remote locations for up to 14 days at a time

  • Good organization and communication skills

Education and Experience

Diploma or certificate program in an environmental science-related field

Class 5 Drivers license

The following training certificates would be considered an asset: Electrofishing; Occupational First Aid Level 1; UTV training; Pleasure Craft Operator Card

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods. Fieldwork may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities, and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Environmental Technician/Technologist

Primary Location: Canada-British Columbia-Terrace

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 200000SB