Vertex is currently accepting applications for an Environmental Summer Student in Watford City, North Dakota. Under the supervision of the Project Manager this position is responsible for assisting with conducting field work relating to restoration and remediation projects. If you are looking to join an environmentally focused organization that values integrity and where safety is the foundation of every decision, apply before April 30/2021.
As part of the team you will:
- Support reclamation/remediation team[s] and gain exposure to all or some aspects of reclamation including site inspections to assess soils, vegetation, and wildlife
- Significant field work. As well as data tables, photographs, inputting field data sheets
- Participate and attend team meetings, write and/or review research reports
- Other fieldwork as required by your manager
What you bring to the team
- Student in Environmental, Natural or Soil Science Diploma or Degree program
- Knowledge and/or experience with Vegetation Identification, soil classification an asset
- Ability to interpret environmental regulations, guidelines, and standards
- Able to navigate in remote areas using GPS (GPS training will be available)
- Training or experience with agricultural equipment and UTV’s would be an asset
- This position will be based out of Watford City, ND
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
- Competitive Salary
- Application of formal instruction in a real-world setting, hands on training with a successful environmental consulting business
- Technical and leadership training to ensure you work successfully and safely
With a track record of success, Vertex provides a fast-paced environment where people thrive. We recognize that each member brings a valuable skill set to the Vertex team and we make health, safety and community well-being a priority by supporting numerous endeavors at each of our locations across North America.
At Vertex, we value teamwork through collaboration and provide support across the entire organization. If you think you have what it takes to play for the Vertex team, please apply.
*We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted*
To apply for this job please visit vertex.ca.