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CanNorth can serve your need for a challenging, rewarding, and long-term career. We offer not only competitive wages, but also numerous benefits such as an RRSP/pension matching program, health benefits, ample on-site parking, and a casual work environment. Our head is situated next to the scenery of the Silverwood Golf Course and Markham office is situated near the expansive city park adjacent to the Rouge River. Both locations boast many environmental initiatives and a clean and attractive workspace. Join our growing company that prides itself on high professional standards and offers a fun, fresh work atmosphere.

Intermediate Environmental Monitor (Full-time)

Canada North Environmental Services (CanNorth) is an established First Nation-owned environmental services firm with an impeccable track record and a highly respected reputation. CanNorth has a strong foundation and proven expertise in environmental assessments and environmental monitoring and is looking to increase its capacity in its Biology Division.

CanNorth is seeking a highly motivated and experienced environmental monitor to work with our talented and innovative multidisciplinary team in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.  Responsibilities in this position will include:

  • Ensuring compliance with all environment permits, regulatory requirements, legislation, government approvals, and project environmental protection plans.
  • Implementation of environmental field studies (e.g., environmental assessments, mitigation plans, etc.).
  • Wildlife field support during construction activities (may include, but not be limited to, conducting breeding bird surveys, nest sweeps, or amphibian salvages).
  • Liaising with contractors and clients at construction sites.
  • Soil salvage monitoring.
  • Data collection and management.
  • Completing daily reports and safety documentation in a timely manner.

Applicants should have a post-secondary degree or diploma in environmental or biological sciences. A minimum of 3 years of past experience in environmental consulting is required, with primary monitoring experience in the oil and gas, power, or mining industry. Direct experience monitoring construction of linear developments such as oil/gas pipelines or transmission lines is an asset. Applicants should have a good knowledge of the environmental management process regarding planning, approvals, construction, mitigation, and reclamation. The applicant must have superior communication skills, and be able to correspond with clients and contractors in a professional way. Must be a team player, highly motivated and have a positive attitude. Potentially relevant training courses such as erosion and sediment control and environmental monitoring are considered an asset, as is past experience operating a variety of field equipment (e.g., trucks, trailers, ATV’s, UTV’s). Applicants must have a valid driver’s license. This position entails a substantial amount of field work, thus applicants must be willing/able to be away for extended periods of time (up to several weeks).

CanNorth offers competitive wages, excellent benefits, and a modern office with employee-oriented facilities and staff functions. Interested candidates are requested to mail, fax, or e-mail resumes, no later than February 20th, 2019, to the address below. Qualified Indigenous professionals are encouraged to apply.

Thank you to all who apply; only applicants who have been shortlisted will be contacted.

Environmental Modelling/Risk Assessor (Full-time)

Canada North Environmental Services (CanNorth) is an established First Nation-owned environmental services firm with an impeccable track record and a highly respected reputation who has offices in Saskatoon, SK and Markham, ON. CanNorth has a strong foundation and proven expertise in environmental monitoring programs, human health and ecological risk assessment, fate and transport modelling and is looking to increase its capacity in its Risk Division.

CanNorth is seeking a talented junior/intermediate environment modelling and risk assessment team member to work with our innovative team in Markham, Ontario. Responsibilities in this position would include:

  • Programming and conducting environmental modelling (calibration, optimization, trouble-shooting, results analysis, etc.) of the fate and transfer of contaminants throughout the environment
  • Human and ecological risk assessment including the consideration of radioactivity
  • Working both independently and as part of a team
  • Quantitative analyses
  • Technical writing, research skills, and effective communication
  • Data analysis, statistics, and use of advanced functions in Excel

A Master’s degree in engineering (chemical or environmental) is preferred. However, individuals with strong skills in chemistry and modelling would also be considered to fill the environment modelling and risk assessment position. To be successful you must have superior written and verbal communication skills, good time management, strong computer abilities, and be dedicated to high-quality results using creative thinking to find solutions to complex problems.

CanNorth offers competitive wages with excellent benefits. Our office will be ready for you to start in March 2019. If you are an interested candidate, we request you e-mail a resume to the address below. Qualified Indigenous professionals are encouraged to apply.

Thank you to all who apply; only applicants who have been shortlisted will be contacted.

Experienced Biologists & Hydrologists

Canada North Environmental Services (CanNorth) is a people-oriented environmental consulting firm that employs biologists, hydrologists, archaeologists, and risk assessment specialists who work across Saskatchewan and outside the province.  

If you love a career that offers variety, ingenuity, creative problem solving, this is your career opportunity. You will need a minimum of two years of experience and post-secondary education. A bachelor’s or master’s degree is preferred, however, a technical diploma may be acceptable if you have significant previous experience. We encourage qualified Indigenous professionals to apply. CanNorth is proudly 100% Indigenous-owned.

Interested candidates are requested to apply via e-mail, fax, or mail to the address below.  Qualified Indigenous professionals are encouraged to apply.

 

Human Resources - Canada North Environmental Services
211 Wheeler Street
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Canada S7P 0A4
Fax: 306-652-4431
Email: hr@cannorth.com