Environmental Monitor

Deadline Date: Until filled

Michipicoten First Nation is seeking a full-time Environmental Monitor to work at the Goldcorp Borden Mine Site (located approximately 15 min from Chapleau, ON). Under the direction of the Michipicoten's Director of Lands & Economic Development, you will be involved in ongoing environmental information review and gathering, to ensure the environmental commitments made by the Goldcorp Borden Gold Project are being delivered upon. The successful candidate will also be required to travel to Wawa, as needed, to report findings and share information with Michipicoten to enable Michipicoten to assess and provide recommendations to Goldcorp on mitigation of any adverse impacts.

Posting Date:
feb 10, 2020
City:
chapleau
Province:
ontario
Address:
217 Martel Rd, Chapleau, ON P0M 1K0
Start Date:
Type:
Full-Time
Hours:
7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Wage:
Number of positions:
1
Days of work:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Occupation:
Duties:
•Aid in the review of environmental monitoring data Assist in monitoring surveys including aquatic, terrestrial, fish and bird surveys
•Facilitate engagement sessions with the MFN to inform, gather feedback, concerns and questions from members regarding the Project Participate in morning huddles at the Borden Mine Site
•Complete daily 5-point cards and complete any risk assessments needed
•Complete daily checklist based on compliance with permit conditions/requirement
•Conduct daily environmental inspections on site (Hazardous waste, Environmental Inspections)
•Inspection of sites in need of sediment control Monitoring and enforcing "no spill" policy
•Contact fellow Goldcorp employees if there is anything unacceptable that needs to be fixed
•Oversee any new construction on site
•Shadow contractors on site completing any monitoring or studies
•Assist with sampling programs for air, water, noise, vibration etc.
•Document GPS coordinates at each sample location
•Order lab supplies o Update field binder as needed
•Data entry of sampling results received Provide MFN and Goldcorp with a monthly report including effectiveness of mitigation measures
•Recommendations for improvements 
•Activities and mitigation measures for upcoming work Any other duties as assigned
Qualifications:
•Must be a member of Michipicoten First Nation
•Ability to work with limited supervision
•Willingness to work outdoors (80% of work is conducted in the field)
•Strong written and verbal communication
•Computer literacy including experience with MS Word & Excel
•Demonstrated leadership skills
•Driver's License and reliable transportation
•Satisfactory Criminal Background Check
•First Aid and CPR (asset)
•Work experience in the field of environmental monitoring (asset)
•Practical experience with collecting and documenting of samples (asset)
•Demonstrated involvement in environmental stewardship (asset)
•Knowledge of the Michipicoten First Nation's values on the landscape (asset)
Misc.:
Closing Date/Apply by:
Until filled
How To Apply:
Work is conducted at the Goldcorp Borden Mine Site (located approximately 15 min from Chapleau, ON. Occasional travel to attend meetings in Michipicoten will be required. The successful candidate will receive training by Blue Heron Environmental Services through "in-class" presentations as well as on-site practical training.

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
Lisa Belanger
Position Title:
Interim Manager, HR & Administrative Operations
Company Name:
Michipicoten First Nation
Address:
107 Hiawatha Drive
City:
Michipicoten
Province:
ON
Postal Code:
P0S 1K0
Phone:
8076207895
E-mail:
hr@michipicoten.com
Web Address:
www.michipicoten.com