Aski Reclamation LP an indigenous-owned environmental consulting company which integrates First Nations’ knowledge with science, to deliver solutions to our clients and pave the way for industry best practices in Restoration, Restoration, and Environmental Services.
The Environmental Technician (ET) is part of Aski's Technical and Field Delivery group. Acting under the direction of the Project Coordinator, the ET is responsible for the field execution of projects and associated data reporting and analysis. Our environmental technicians may gain exposure to projects under our three service portfolios: environmental, remediation, and reclamation services.
Examples of projects include aquatic and fisheries assessments, biophysical assessments, wildlife programs, erosion and sediment control execution, bioengineering, environmental monitoring, and reclamation.
The ET works in various settings, including remote natural locations, industrial sites, mines, offices, labs, and a range of assessment locations. A typical environmental technician day starts by preparing field activities and traveling to field locations to assess and collect a wide range of data. During this work, the ET may be required to hike, drive all-terrain vehicles (ATVs, UTVs, snowmobiles), collect environmental data from aquatic and terrestrial settings, and perform data collection duties requiring a high level of physical fitness and the capacity to operate safely in remote environments.
Duties vary depending on project assignment, but the following list includes typical job duties that an ET may perform:
In the field
In the office
Education and Skills
A technical diploma in environmental science and/or a combination of relevant work experience and qualifications; preference given to those with an undergraduate degree in environmental sciences or relevant area of expertise.
Skills to help you succeed in this role include:
Aski Reclamation holds many various jobs in different industries, and offers ample opportunity to learn restoration techniques and practices. Seasonally, Aski Reclamation holds a number of short term contracts and seasonal field opportunities including installation of native plants, willow stakin...