Dillon Consulting

Biologist/Project Manager (BB-21016)

Found in: Talent CA

Are you someone with strong leadership and technical capabilities? Do you enjoy building relationships and working collaboratively in a team environment with both internal and external stakeholders? Are you a thought leader, a trusted advisor and a problem solver? If you enjoy entrepreneurship and innovation in a flexible work environment, this opportunity is for you! As someone with excellent communication skills and business acumen, you will thrive in our fast-paced and agile environment.Your opportunity Dillon’s Environmental Sciences technical group is looking for a Biologist/ Project Manager to join our multidisciplinary team of professionals. You will have the opportunity to work on new and exciting projects while providing clients with a fully integrated and superior customer experience. This position location is open to our Ontario office locations (Toronto, Kitchener, Guelph, Oakville, Ottawa, Chatham, London or Windsor). Remote or flexible work arrangements will also be considered. Responsibilities What your day will look likeProject Management & Technical Development (77%)Manage and coordinate programs, projects and technical studies for the natural environment component of a variety of projectsSupport the development of environmental impact assessments, compensation/offsetting plans, and related environmental permitting assignments at the provincial and federal levelsScope, plan, develop, and implement field programs for a variety of natural resource, municipal, land development, and infrastructure projectsCoordination of multi-disciplinary projectsPrepare, review and present reports and proposalsManage the design and delivery of biological studies and programsDirect and instruct project team members including natural scientists, technologists and technical support staffBusiness travel upon requestBusiness Development (20%)Build client relationships through identifying market opportunities, client communications, preparation of proposals, and business development activitiesPresent at, and participate in, conferences, technical workshops, webinars, and professional associations to raise the Dillon profile in the business community and among peersCollaborate with staff across Canada for the purposes of project delivery, client relationship development, and opportunity/project researchLearning & Development (3%)A commitment to self-development and ongoing learning and professional developmentInput to the career development of junior staff, including technical direction, training recommendations, coaching and mentoringContribute to Dillon’s corporate profile through active participation in professional associations and committees Qualifications What you will need to succeedAn undergraduate degree in biology, ecology or a related environmental sciences field. A degree in a fisheries related field would be considered an asset.Professional experience in an environmental consulting, industrial, regulatory, or academic settingValid driver’s license Experience 3+ years of experience in environmental consultingIn-depth knowledge of relevant provincial and federal environmental legislation, regulations, policies, guidelines, and regulatory permitting and approval requirementsExperience in the preparation of regulatory applications and submissionsExperience in planning and executing field programs as part of environmental studiesExperience in executing aquatic field programsUnderstanding of the application of Best Management Practices to environmental compliance and effectiveness monitoring programsDemonstrated success in project management and client relationship skillsExcellent oral and written communication, report writing, critical thinking, organizational and interpersonal skillsCommitment to project quality and project deadlinesWhy choose DillonDillon is powered by people who are technically proficient, passionate about socially important projects, and motivated to deliver superior, tangible results. We strive to remain at the forefront of technology and innovation, and are empowered to continually grow and develop. We live our core values:Reliability: words result in actions that build trust;Achievement: do the work to hit the target;Continuous development: always learning; always adapting; always growing;Creativity: discover new possibilities;Courage: do the things that matter, especially when it’s hard;Inclusiveness: enabling belonging to draw strength from our differences.In addition, we offer:Employee share purchase planDillon is 100% employee owned and share ownership is open to all employees.A competitive compensation packageComprehensive health benefitsGenerous retirement savings planFlexible work hours and remote working optionsWe offer a variety of flexible work options to help balance the competing demands of work and personal life. Early Career Development (ECD) programWe are committed to developing the skills and knowledge of our people at every stage of their career. The ECD program is designed to accelerate the development of successful consulting careers of new graduates. The program focuses on a mix of skills and behaviours that align with technical, consulting, clients, business acumen and early leadership. Focus on InnovationThe ability to anticipate, examine, and adopt new and innovative solutions is a crucial driver for the continual and progressive advancement of our business performance. In our culture, people are empowered to reflect and question current practices and seek forward looking solutions to today’s problems and tomorrow’s opportunities.Employee and Family Assistance program (EFAP)A variety of EFAP tools and online resources to support well-being are available to all employees.Goodlife Fitness Corporate MembershipOur employees can take advantage of reduced annual membership feesAbout DillonDillon is a proudly Canadian, employee-owned, professional consulting firm specializing in planning, engineering, environmental science and management. We partner with clients to provide committed, collaborative, and inventive solutions to complex, multi-faceted projects. With 20 offices and more than 900 employees across Canada, Dillon offers a wide range of services related to building and improving facilities and infrastructure, protecting the environment, and developing communities.Now operating for over 75 years, we continue to strive for excellence in everything we do. Dillon has been listed as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the past 14 years and has the distinction of having achieved Platinum Club member status in this program.Employment Equity, Diversity & Inclusion at Dillon:Dillon is committed to the principles of employment equity, inclusiveness, and diversity within our organization. We strive to achieve a workplace where opportunities are based on skills and abilities and that respects and values differences. Inclusion is more than a word to us, it is the way we choose to run our business. We encourage you to connect with us at if you require accommodation in the interview process. We would love to hear from you!#LI-PS1

calendar_today5 days ago


info Regular Full-Time

location_on Windsor, Canada

work Dillon Consulting

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