Senior Forest Ecologist (Environmental)

Full Time

  Impact Recruitment

  Peace River, Alberta, Canada

Senior Forest Ecologist required for a private sector position of leadership and influence in the areas of community engagement, research, project planning, mentorship, resource management, and ecological maintenance.

Shift Times:

  • 4 day work week – Monday – Thursday – 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Some Friday or overtime work time may be required.

Salary & Benefits:

  • $78,000 to $100,000, depending on experience
  • Full extended benefits – 100% employer paid
  • Pensions – defined benefit & flex
  • RRSP matching
  • Relocation assistance provided

Responsibilities:

  • Reporting to Superintendent, working with one junior team member to conduct required ecological management and research
  • Providing leadership to the Woodlands Dept. in land stewardship, planning, research, and appropriate application of research
  • Liaising with other teams to provide clear direction toward organizational goals
  • Lead communication with PR team as well as local communities, universities, and area schools
  • Minimal field time required for this senior position

Knowledge, Skill, and Abilities Requirements:

  • Minimum: Bachelors degree – forestry, environmental studies, etc.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a forester/ecologist capacity, 5 years preferable
  • RPF designation or ability to acquire RPF within 1 year an asset
  • Project planning experience, use of Microsoft Suite
  • Class 5 Drivers License

What’s in it for you?:

  • Excellent salary and benefits
  • Reduced work schedule
  • Lower cost of living
  • Extended benefits & RRSP
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