Posted on 2024-02-25

Environmental Scientist/Biologist - CBCL Engineering, Halifax, NS

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Overview of the Expertise Listing or Job Posting

CBCL is seeking highly motivated and enthusiastic Environmental Scientists/Biologists to join our team of dedicated environmental professionals, where your skills and passion will contribute to meaningful projects and initiatives.

In Atlantic Canada, our Environmental Team has been engaged in numerous exciting projects and we are looking to further grow with individuals who want to advance their career and take on new challenges as part of a dynamic team.

The ideal candidate would have experience in one or more of the following core areas: birds, bats, wetlands, aquatic (marine and freshwater) biology, terrestrial wildlife/ecology, vegetation ecology, GIS, and/or conducting environmental assessments and regulatory permits/applications.

Ideally the candidate will be based in Halifax, NS, or any of our New Brunswick offices in Moncton, Fredericton or Saint John.

The successful applicant will be involved in a broad range of projects. The key responsibilities of this position may include:

Provide consulting services in the capacity of an Environmental Scientist related to the core areas of our work provided above;
Contribute to the preparation of detailed technical reports, including analyzing field and technical data;
Coordinate, lead, and/or support biological field surveys as part of our multi-disciplinary Environmental Sciences Team;
Participate in the development of proposals, including preparation of project scopes, schedules, and budgets.
Support regulatory and stakeholder consultation engagement activities;
Work with many environmental project mangers, but also collaborate with project managers from our various other departments and branches;
Work collaboratively with other environmental professionals on our Team; and
Build and/or support client relationships.

Applicants of various levels of experiences are encouraged to apply as different positions will filled be based on successful applicant(s).

Your Credentials and Capabilities:

University Degree in Environmental Sciences, Environmental Management, or related disciplines (e.g., B.Sc., M.Sc.);
Strong verbal and written communication skills and technical writing skills;
Knowledge of federal and/or provincial environmental assessment and/or permitting requirements under applicable federal and provincial environmental legislation;
Potential for travel throughout Atlantic Canada and/or Ontario;
Comfortable working outdoors in various conditions
Strong advocate for occupational health and safety;
A valid driver’s license;
Ability to work independently and with a team; and
Motivated, positive team player, who collaborates effectively and respectfully with others.

What key issues / barriers to growth do you need this job to help your business with? [choose as many as relevant]

  • Sustainability (environmental, social) / ESG, EDI, Stakeholder engagement

Work Location?

  • Hybrid - some time in office, some remote

What key functional expertise are you seeking? Choose as many as necessary.

  • Government relations / regulatory affairs
  • Technical / Technology
  • Other

What seniority level or years of experience does your business seek for its job candidates?

  • Executive
  • Director
  • Manager
  • < 10 years experience
  • 10-15 years experience
  • 16-20 years experience

What type of work does your business require?

  • Hire - full-time -permanent

What size organization are you?

  • Medium (100 - 499 employees)

When does your Business wish to have work started on this job?

  • Time-sensitive, wanting to start soon.