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LGL Limited environmental research associates

LGL Limited is one of North America’s premier ecological research and consulting firms. Our scientists conduct research, monitoring, and environmental assessments for a variety of clients in Canada, the United States, and beyond. We are presently seeking a fulltime Aquatic Scientist to join our growing team of water quality experts in one of our office locations: Sidney BC, Cambridge ON, or King City ON.

The successful candidate will be a team player – knowledgeable and experienced in the application of ecological principles and practices to protect and manage water quality under federal and provincial regulatory frameworks in Canada. Knowledge and experience with the regulatory framework in the US and the development of environmental quality benchmarks (e.g., water quality guidelines) are additional qualities of interest.

To succeed in this position, you must be business-minded, motivated, and flexible. An ongoing commitment to reliable and competent service to colleagues and clients is essential. The position entails office time, inter-regional collaboration, and fieldwork involving travel and working in remote areas.

The successful candidate demonstrates abilities and experience consistent with the following minimum requirements:

  • MSc with specialization in aquatic ecology and/or water quality;
  • At least five years of experience working in the field of water quality sampling, design, and analysis;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Working knowledge of statistical software such as R, and ability to apply appropriate univariate and multivariate statistical methods;
  • Experience with water, sediment, and/or biological sampling;
  • Experience developing and managing complex projects, including budgets, schedules, and deliverables;
  • Valid driver’s license.

LGL Limited provides competitive salaries commensurate with experience and capability. We also offer financial and extended health care benefits. If you meet the requirements and are keen to join the LGL team, please send via email a cover letter with career goals and objectives (including any office preference from the three listed above), citizenship/residency status, and a full CV to:

Ms. Joanne Dovey
LGL Limited
9768 Second Street
Sidney, B.C. V8L 3Y8

E-mail any enquiries. No phone calls please.

LGL is an employee-owned, international environmental research and consulting firm with 47 years of experience conducting fish and wildlife research and monitoring projects in North America and around the globe. At LGL, we focus on practical, credible, and timely solutions to meet our clients’ needs.