Career Opportunities

We are currently looking for:

Ecologist - Natural Heritage

We are currently looking for an individual to join our team as an Ecologist with an interest in natural heritage. Opportunities to work across a range of service areas (e.g., natural heritage systems, impact assessment, management plans, etc.) will be available based on workload, experience and interests. The successful candidate will have a sound foundation in ecological principles and practices, excellent analytical and writing skills, and demonstrate critical thinking and a solutions-based approach to projects. In this position, the candidate will work with other team members to deliver projects by participating in a range of project tasks, including background data collection and review, analysis and writing, representation at meetings, etc. Based on candidate experience, the role could also include proposal preparation and costing, business development / client relationship management and project management.

QUALIFICATIONS

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

The successful candidate will be expected to be comfortable working within a small office (8-10 people), working as part of interdisciplinary teams with external team members (e.g., project partners and sub-consultants) and problem solving within the context of ecological work.

Pay will be commensurate with experience and capability. 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.

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

Mirek Sharp and/or Sal Spitale
[email protected]
[email protected]

NSE Office Location:
35 Crawford Crescent, Suite U5, P.O. Box 518
Campbellville, Ontario, L0P 1B0

GIS Specialist

NSE is a small (8-10 staff) ecological and natural heritage consultancy established in 1999. We work with public and private sector clients, and to a lesser extent with NGOs, to assist them with a wide array of environmental projects. Office culture is important to us. Our office philosophy has promoted 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.

We are currently looking for an individual to join our team as a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist who possesses a solid understanding of ecological principles. We are expecting this person to have a strong interest in continued learning and remaining current in GIS applications, demonstrated ability to complete projects and initiatives, self-motived, and willing and open to working across a range of tasks (basic to more complex). We are a small company, so willingness to contribute to other tasks as needed is critical. The successful candidate will have strengths in the following key areas:

A strong GIS skillset paired with a foundation in ecological principles and practices is a requirement of this position. As an ecological and natural heritage consultancy, this foundation will ensure quick integration into projects, facilitate project work and depth of project involvement, and help realize opportunities for enhancing existing and exploring new service offerings.

In this position, the candidate will design/develop and implement data management structures, provide project support (cartography, data support / management, spatial analysis), provide input to proposals (based on experience) and explore and bring in new methods, analyses, etc. to the business. This role is primarily office-based, however occasional site visits and travel for field work and/or meetings will be required.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

QUALIFICATIONS, ATTRIBUTES and EXPERIENCE

Pay will be commensurate with experience and capability. 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.

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

Kristen Harrison and/or Sal Spitale
[email protected]
[email protected]

NSE Office Location:
35 Crawford Crescent, Suite U5, P.O. Box 518
Campbellville, Ontario, L0P 1B0