Entry Level Ecologist – AECOM – Canada

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AECOM Entry Level Ecologist in Guelph- Ontario
Canada – Ontario- Thornhill
Job Summary
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Ecologist for
employment in the GTA area – namely in either the Guelph- Kitchener or Markham
offices.
AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity- the
Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your
assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of
knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your
discipline through learning on the job and participate in development
opportunities during the program- including access to AECOM|s social medi

resources- group mentoring- and professional networking. The program also ha

learning activities that will be available to you- including webinars and on

line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture- and having
access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working
at AECOM means being part of a global team- working with award-winning
professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best
projects regionally- with opportunities to work on projects nationally or
internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

The responsibilities of this position include- but are not limited to:

Utilize basic scientific principles- theories- practices and existing technologies to develop solutions for technical problems with limited scope

Collect and enter data- and apply technical principles and theories

Interpret and record data- conduct analyses- compare findings to relevant studies and local- state and federal regulations to ensure compliance

Minimum Requirements

Post-secondary degree or diploma in environmental science or biology- from a recognized University or College or equivalent

Knowledge of ecological principles and local systems

Knowledge of aquatic- terrestrial- avian- reptile or bat ecology- identification- and impact assessments- and implementation of field protocols

Knowledge of state and federal ecological regulatory framework

Highly motivated and accountable

Enjoy working outdoors

Be an effective communicator

Ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as independently

Ability to work in a field environment

Adherence to and enforcement of AECOM`s Health and Safety Protocols

Preferred Qualifications

Master`s degree

Experience with biological field sampling

Experience with air photo interpretation (hard/soft copy)- Global Positioning Systems- and map and compass orientation

Wilderness First Aid and/or wilderness experience

Valid Ontario driver`s license

Valid Standard First Aid + CPR

Bilingual (French and English)

What We Offer

When you join AECOM- you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the
most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time- addressing
the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations
to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth- flexibility and
creativity- as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion- diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are- how we act and what we aspire to- which comes
down to not only

delivering a better world – but working to |make amazing happen| in each
neighborhood- community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer-
we believe in each person`s potential- and we`ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Sciences

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 204188BR

Additional Locations CA – Guelph- ON – 55 Wyndham St N- CA – Kitchener- ON
– 50 Sportsworld Crossing Rd

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race- color- religion- sex- national origin- sexual orientation- gender
identity- disability or protected veteran status.