Lead Environmental Monitor

Job Title: Lead Environmental Monitor
Contract Type: Contract
Location: British Columbia
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-10-30
Reference: BH-113454-1
Contact Name: Paola Castillo
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 30, 2019 23:12

Job Description

Lead Environmental Monitor

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry. Our client is currently seeking new talent to fill Lead Environmental Monitor positions in several locations in British Columbia.

You will have the chance to provide a wide range of scientific, technical, and management expertise, and as a result provide practical environmental solutions. Our client’s multi-disciplinary team is comprised of environmental professionals specializing in aquatic and terrestrial biology, soil science, vegetation ecology, environmental assessment, environmental auditing, environmental monitoring/inspection, and resource management.


  • Leading and supervising field teams in various disciplines (wildlife assessments, fisheries inventories, fish salvage, vegetation, wildlife inventories, water quality monitoring, environmental monitoring/inspection)
  • Keeping up-to-date with relevant changes in environmental legislation
  • Conducting environmental monitoring and inspection during construction activities
  • Implementing and reviewing erosion and sediment control measures
  • Recording data and observations in an accurate and well-organized manner
  • Preparing technical reports detailing environmental assessments and monitoring activities
  • Preparing regulatory approval, permit, and licence applications
  • Providing assistance with cost estimates and proposals
  • Liaising with clients, regulators, and contractors
  • Providing technical leadership within a team environment
  • Promoting safety culture and complying with safety protocols
  • Liaising with clients, regulators, and contractors
  • Working collaboratively within Triton corporate culture
Skills & Qualifications:

  • B.Sc. or equivalent in biology, environmental sciences, or related field
  • Minimum 5 to 7 years work experience and qualifies as a QEP (Qualified Environmental Professional)
  • Sound knowledge of field techniques and regulatory standards necessary for conducting surveys in a variety of service sectors (i.e., water quality, fisheries inventories and salvage, wildlife assessments, environmental monitoring/inspection)
  • Thorough understanding of applicable environmental legislation, regulations, and policies to ensure project-specific compliance
  • Adept in the operation and maintenance of required field equipment
  • Ability to identify and mitigate issues rapidly to ensure compliance within an active construction
  • work environment
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision making abilities
  • If this opportunity sounds like you, and you are serious about joining a progressive team of environmental consultants, please apply with a resume and cover letter.
  • We thank all applicants for their interest. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
  • Able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with clients, contractors, agencies,
  • and co-workers
  • Demonstrated field experience leading environmental teams
  • Effective technical writing skills, including reporting and document review
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s licence