Senior Fisheries Biologist

Sphere Recruitment Solutions - Vancouver, BC

Job Title Senior Fisheries Biologist

Location Vancouver, BC

Category Environmental Consulting

Job Type Permanent

Job Description

We currently have an opening for an Senior Fisheries Biologist/Aquatic Scientist with our client, an environmental consulting company, in Vancouver.  The ideal candidate will combine a scientific background in fisheries and aquatic ecology with an entrepreneurial spirit. You will take on a strong role in program design and implementation, project management, and client and business development.


  • Designing studies and coordinating field surveys.
  • Preparing high quality technical reports.
  • Leading municipal, provincial and federal regulatory processes.
  • Developing and managing relationships with industry, government and First Nation clients.
  • Preparing workplans for technical programs and writing high quality proposals.
  • Contributing to the growth and scientific development of the company.

Job Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree in Biology, Fisheries or Aquatic Science.
  • Professional registration (R.P.Bio.).
  • 12+ years of experience in environmental consulting.
  • Practical experience in fisheries, riparian and aquatic assessments, offsetting and habitat design, stream channel processes, and environmental flow needs (EFN).
  • Experience in study design, field assessment, statistical analysis and interpretation.
  • Experience developing and maintaining client relationships.
  • Leadership, project management and mentoring skills.


  • Bachelor's Degree

Posted On: Friday, October 2, 2020

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