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Title:                          On-Call Environmental Field Technician
Location:                 Úll̓us Community Complex, Mount Currie, BC
Status:                      On-Call for the 2019 Field Season
Reporting to:         Fisheries & Environmental Manager, Land and Resources Department
Wage:                       Dependent on experience

Summary:

The Land and Resources Department is seeking individuals who are interested in working as on-call Environmental Field Technicians for the Líl̓wat Nation Land and Resources Department.  Environmental Field Technicians will be expected to carry out environmental monitoring duties, including water quality sampling, electrofishing, recording locations with a GPS, and preparing field reports as may be required from time to time.  Candidates must be physically fit, have knowledge of outdoor safety, and be prepared to work long days outdoors in all conditions.

Duties:

  • Be punctual, reliable and prepared to work outside in all conditions
  • Conduct field duties and data collection under the direction of a Qualified Environmental Monitor or the Fisheries and Environmental Manager
  • Fill out Daily Activity Report
  • Prepare project field report, as required
  • Support and role model values and vision of Líl̓wat Nation
  • Assist with other deliverables as required

Qualifications:

  • Level 1 first aid
  • Environmental Monitoring Certificate
  • Physical ability to work in and about the rivers, streams, and rough terrain
  • Swift-water and Flood Rescue Certification an asset
  • Basic Computer skills
  • Basic Report Writing skills
  • Ability to operate a Global Positioning System (GPS)
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Previous experience environmental monitoring experience an asset
  • Valid BC Driver’s License an asset
  • Vehicle an asset
  • Fisheries Field Technician Certificate an asset
  • RISC Archaeological & CMT Training Certificate an asset
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Líl̓wat Nation culture, history and traditional territory an asset

Please submit your cover letter & resume no later than Friday March 8, 2019 at 4:00 pm to:
Richenda Grafton, Richenda.Grafton@Lilwat.ca
P.O. Box 602, Mount Currie, B.C. V0N 2K0
Úll̓us Community Complex, 82 #10 Road

We thank you for your interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.