• Title
    Intermediate Biologist / Environmental Scientist
    Requisition ID
    2018-32146
    Work Location
    CA-NL-St. John's
    Department / Discipline
    Environmental
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

     

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking to hire Intermediate Biologist / Environmental Scientist to join our Ecosystem Group in St. John’s, NL.  The position will require that the successful candidate has a solid technical and/or academic background in biological sciences. A preference will be given to applicants with experience in marine biology and ecosystems. The successful candidate will also have relevant technical or regulatory experience from the consulting industry.

     

    Key responsibilities/requirements will include experience in:

     

    • Offshore sediment sampling
    • Field program preparation and field setup
    • Seabird Observation, Marine Mammal Observation and Passive Acoustic Monitoring
    • Data collection and processing
    • Species Distribution Modelling
    • Assistance in reporting and environmental assessment
    • Ability to work extended periods of time and in remote areas
    • Able to work effectively as a member of a team, and/or independently with minimal supervision and direction
    • Able to demonstrate excellent writing and communication skills

    Skills / Qualifications

    Qualifications for this position include:

     

    • Minimum M.Sc. level University Degree in Biology or Environmental Science
    • 3-5 years’ experience in offshore monitoring/sampling programs
    • Offshore underwater ROV / AUV data review and analysis for corals and sponges
    • Statistical analysis in R and PRIMER

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

     

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