Employment Opportunities

We are currently looking for:

Senior-level Ecologist

Full-Time Permanent Position

North-South Environmental Inc. (NSE) is currently looking for a senior–level ecologist. The successful candidate must have strong interpersonal skills, experience working in a team, as well as proficiency and experience in all aspects of project management and natural heritage consulting in Ontario. In particular, this role will require a strong understanding and experience interpreting natural heritage legislation and policies as they relate to preparing environmental studies (e.g., environmental impact studies, natural heritage evaluations, etc.) and experience with peer review of ecological studies submitted in support of development applications.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

QUALIFICATIONS, ATTRIBUTES and EXPERIENCE

Degree in Ecology, Biology, Environmental Studies or a related field is required.

A minimum three (3) years’ experience with core tasks associated with project management in a senior role. A minimum ten (10) years of overall practical experience as an ecologist. The successful candidate must be comfortable directing both terrestrial and aquatic work. While we are open to any ecological specialty or a generalist, we are particularly interested in individual(s) with an aquatic or fisheries background who would work with us to grow that side of the business.

Demonstrated knowledge and experience in:

Attributes of a strong candidate:

The following are considered assets:

REMUNERATION

Pay will be commensurate with experience and capability.

HOW TO APPLY

Interested individuals are invited to submit a resume and covering to:

Kristen Harrison | [email protected]
Sal Spitale | [email protected]

We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, consistent with being able to fulfil the duties of the position. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

ABOUT NSE

North-South Environmental Inc. (NSE) is a small (10 staff) ecological and natural heritage consultancy. Established in 1999, NSE provides high quality services to public and private sector clients, and to a lesser extent with NGOs, on a wide array of environmental projects.

Office culture is important to us. Our office philosophy promotes a friendly, informal atmosphere that emphasizes and values mutual support and a team approach to completing projects. Strong technical understanding is emphasized as an essential foundation to sound analysis and defensible conclusions.