Careers

DWB offers a verity of career opportunities throughout British Columbia, whether you are just beginning your career journey or seeking a new opportunity to grow. At DWB, employees will expand their knowledge of the regional areas and will become experienced in integrated resource management.

DWB is always seeking talented professionals, technicians and specialists to join our team. We also regularly hire students and seasonal staff. Please email your resume with an outline of your qualifications to rpatterson@dwbconstulting.ca or fill in our resume upload form below,

Opportunities

DWB would like to thank all candidates in advance for submitting their resume, however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

DWB is seeking applications for an energetic, reliable, professional receptionist for our Prince George office. This is a term position beginning in July, 2022 and ending in August, 2023.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a receptionist role
  • Proficiency with computers and Microsoft Access applications
  • Ability to communicate in a professional and courteous manner

Responsibilities associated with the position:

  • Answering phones and directing calls
  • Booking travel arrangements
  • Preparing various documents using MS Word and Excel
  • Using other MS Office applications including Outlook and Access
  • Data entry
  • Filing
  • Assisting with general office administration duties as assigned

Salary to commensurate with experience and industry standards. A benefits package is also available.

Please email cover letter and resume with references to Rikki Patterson, Administrative Assistant: rpatterson@dwbconsulting.ca

Applications will be accepted until June 17, 2022.

Engineering Opportunities

DWB Northern BC Operations (Prince George) is currently seeking applications for an Intermediate Technician/Technologist with a minimum of 5 years practical experience in geometric designs and construction layout surveying. The successful candidate will be producing and mentoring the production of designs on a daily basis. A systematic understanding of field surveying concepts will be an asset.

Requirements

  • Technical Diploma from accredited institution with minimum 5 years’ experience.
  • Proficient in design/construction surveying concepts, geometric designs, quality control, general office procedures, and people skills.
  • Able to prioritize objectives and work varied hours.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Proficient written and verbal communication skills with attention to details.
  • Reliable team member with organizational and sound judgment skills.
  • Highly functional in C3D/CAD processes & varied computer experience.

Responsibilities

  • Project production & joint management with engineering team.
  • Assist with crew scheduling to achieve project timeline goals.
  • Client liaison to achieve appropriate project requirements.
  • Software upgrades/considerations for team development.

The position is permanent available immediately. Salary will be commensurate with experience and industry standards with a benefits package available. 

Please submit cover letter and resume with references to Todd Wambolt, Engineering Manager at twambolt@dwbconsulting.ca.

Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.

DWB is seeking applications for a Junior / Intermediate Draftsperson/CAD Technician. The position is based at our Prince George office.  The successful candidate will hold a certificate/diploma from an accredited engineering technology program, be competent in using Civil-3D and have a minimum of 1 to 2 years’ experience creating conceptual design to production drawings of civil/structural works including bridges, roads, and component details. 

The successful candidate must demonstrate high accuracy for detail, strong organizational skills, and familiarity with design drawing standards. The candidate will be required to read and produce varied drawing types and may be required, under supervision, to undertake field investigations and/or construction supervision and create preliminary written reports. The expectations will include interactions in a positive manner with clients and/or contractors, and work well within a team environment. 

This position is full time and is available immediately. Salary will be commensurate with experience and industry standards. Benefits package available after probational period completed.

Please submit a cover letter and resume with references to Todd Wambolt, Engineering Manager at twambolt@dwbconsulting.ca.

This position is full time and is available immediately. Salary will be commensurate with experience and industry standards. Benefits package available after probational period completed.

Please submit a cover letter and resume with references to Todd Wambolt, Engineering Manager at: twambolt@dwbconsulting.ca

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

DWB is seeking applications for a Civil Engineer registered with EGBC. The position would be based out of our Prince George office. The successful candidate will have a combination of training and experience in the following:

  • Design of bridges, roads and other civil/structural works
  • Field experience in construction supervision
  • A working knowledge of the Canadian Highway Bridge Design Code
  • Project management skills and experience

This position is full time and is available immediately. Salary to commensurate with experience and industry standards. DWB provides a benefits package and other incentives for employees, including; annual bonus, professional development, and other company sponsored events.

Please submit cover letter and resume with references to Todd Wambolt at: twambolt@dwbconsulting.ca

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

DWB is seeking applications for an Engineer in Training (EIT) in Construction/Civil Engineering for our Fort St. John office. Candidates should have relevant formal education from an accredited school, and must have current (or be eligible for) EIT status with EGBC. The successful candidate will have a combination of training and experience in the following:

  • Design and construction of bridges, roads, geotechnical, and other civil/structural works.
  • Field experience in construction supervision
  • A working knowledge of the Canadian Highway Bridge Design Code
  • Project management skills and experience

This position is full time and is available immediately. Salary is commensurate with experience and industry standards and a benefits package is available.

To apply, please email resume with cover letter and references to: twambolt@dwbconsulting.ca

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

DWB Northern BC Operations (Prince George, Fort St John and Chetwynd) is currently seeking applications for Survey Technologists. Survey calculations experience, drafting experience, construction experience, and general field experience will all be considered assets, along with current industry safety tickets.

Requirements – preferably, applicants will:

  • Hold a Technology Diploma (or similar)
  • Have experience in engineering & construction survey.
  • Be physically fit and willing to work remotely in diverse conditions.
  • Hold a valid driver’s license.
  • Have good written and verbal communication skills, have attention to detail, be reliable and dependable, have organizational skills and have sound judgment.

Responsibilities of the position include:

  • Set-up and operation of total station, level and GPS.
  • Set-up and operation of nuclear densometer soil density gauge would be an asset.
  • Following directives of Supervisors.
  • Preparing complete and accurate field notes.
  • Data analysis and processing.
  • Problem solving.
  • Working safely.

These positions are full time and permanent.  Salary to commensurate with experience and industry standards and a benefits package is available. Applicants will be accepted until positions are filled.

Please submit cover letter and resume, with confirmed references, to:

Jeff Liedtke, BCLS, Survey/Engineering Manager jliedtke@dwbconsulting.ca

Environmental Opportunities

DWB has immediate openings for Erosion and Sediment Control specialists for work in our Prince George and Fort St. John offices. Current or eligibility as a CPESC, CISEC or BC-CESCL is preferred; however, consideration will be given to candidates that have general experience in construction monitoring or applied erosion and sediment control.  The preferable candidate will have experience in large construction projects both prescribing and installing sediment and erosion control measures for a wide variety of sectors including: oil and gas, hydroelectric, transportation, mining and/or pipelines.

In addition, the candidates should have strong organizational skills, and effective relationship building skills with ability to work longer hours in a physically demanding environment, often with limited supervision. The candidates must also be comfortable with field work in remote locations and/or travel between offices.

This position is full time and available immediately. Salary to commensurate with experience and industry standards. DWB provides a benefits package and other incentives for employees, including; annual bonus, professional development, and other company sponsored events.

Please send cover letter and resume with references to Jesse Laframboise, Environmental Manager, at jlaframboise@dwbconsulting.ca

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

DWB is seeking applications for an Environmental Biologist or Agrologist for our Cranbrook Office, with the position available immediately.
Candidates should have relevant formal education and a minimum of 3 years environmental-related experience, and must be able to thrive in demanding, fast-paced work environments. Current or eligibility for a relevant professional designation (e.g., RPBio, PBiol, PAg, CPESC) is preferred, though RBTech will be considered. Experience with the following is considered an asset:

  • Project design/coordination
  • Environmental field data collection (fish/wildlife/forestry/wetland/vegetation/soils)
  • Understanding of environmental regulatory processes in BC
  • Liaising with clients and regulators
  • Technical report writing
  • Preparing Erosion and sediment control (ESC) plans, Construction Environmental Management Plans (CEMP), Environmental Protection Plans (EPPs)
  • Environmental monitoring on small- and large-scale construction projects
  • Conducting fish and/or wildlife salvages
  • Installing, inspecting, and maintaining erosion and sediment control devices

In addition, the candidate should have strong organizational skills, and effective relationship building skills with ability to work longer hours in a physically demanding environment, often with limited supervision. The candidate must also be comfortable with field work in remote locations and/or travel between DWB offices throughout BC. Additional assets or skills that will be considered include:

  • Valid class 5 driver’s licence
  • Electrofishing, Swiftwater Rescue, and/or ATV/UTV Certification
  • Experience operating 4×4 vehicles off-highway

DWB will is seeking to hire for full-time permanent positions, but would consider hiring for a full-time seasonal (6-8 months) and/or full-time summer (4 month) positions, beginning spring 2022, depending on applicant availability and location. DWB offers a competitive salary and a benefits package.

Please submit cover letter and resume with references to the DWB’s Operations Manager – Cranbrook Division: Lisa Kinnear at lkinnear@dwbconsulting.ca. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled.

DWB is seeking applications for an Environmental Technician for our Cranbrook Office, with the position available immediately.

Candidates interested in applying should have a minimum of 1-3 years’ experience in the forestry, environmental, mining, oil and gas, and/or transportation industries. In addition, the candidate will have a diploma or degree from an accredited environmental or biology program (equivalent experience and qualification will be considered). Preference will be given to those with a professional designation (e.g., RBTech, AScT) or eligibility to acquire a designation within 6 months. The role may include:

  • Environmental monitoring on small- and large-scale construction projects
  • Environmental field assessments and surveys (fish/wildlife/ forestry/wetland/vegetation/soils)
  • Water quality monitoring
  • Conducting stream classification as per provincial forestry standards
  • Conducting fish and/or wildlife surveys/sweeps and salvages
  • Installing, inspecting, and maintaining erosion and sediment control devices
  • Spill response
  • Technical report writing
  • Understanding of environmental regulatory processes in BC

In addition, the candidate should have strong organizational skills, and effective relationship building skills with ability to work longer hours in a physically demanding environment, often with limited supervision. The candidate must also be comfortable with field work in remote locations and/or travel between DWB offices throughout BC. Additional assets include:

  • Valid class 5 driver’s licence
  • Certifications: Electrofishing, Swiftwater Rescue, ATV/UTV
  • Experience operating 4×4 vehicles off-highway
  • Basic field orientation skills (mapping, compass, GPS)
  • Ability to walk 5-8 km per day in inclement weather on uneven and slippery surfaces
  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds repeatedly throughout the day, every work day

DWB will consider hiring for a full-time seasonal (6-8 months) and/or full-time summer (4 month) position, beginning spring 2022, with the potential to become a full-time permanent position. DWB offers a competitive salary and a benefits package. For more information on DWB, visit our web site at www.dwbconsulting.ca.

Please submit cover letter and resume with references to DWB’s Operations Manager – Cranbrook Division: Lisa Kinnear at lkinnear@dwbconsulting.ca. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled.

DWB is seeking applications for Intermediate and Senior Environmental Professionals to fill positions in our Prince George, Lac La Hache and Fort St. John offices.

Candidates should have relevant formal education and a minimum of 3 years environmental-related experience, and must be able to thrive in demanding, fast-paced work environments. Current or eligibility for a relevant professional designation (e.g., RPBio, PBiol, PAg, CPESC, RPF, EP, PGeo, PEng, RBTech, AScT) is required. Experience with the following is considered an asset:

  • Project design/coordination
  • Environmental field data collection (fish/wildlife/forestry/wetland/vegetation/soils)
  • Understanding of environmental regulatory processes in BC
  • Liaising with clients and regulators
  • Technical report writing
  • Preparing Erosion and sediment control (ESC) plans, Construction Environmental Management Plans (CEMP), Environmental Protection Plans (EPPs)
  • Environmental monitoring on small- and large-scale construction projects
  • Conducting fish and/or wildlife salvages
  • Nest and avian searches
  • Installing, inspecting, and maintaining erosion and sediment control devices

In addition, the candidate should have strong organizational skills, and effective relationship building skills with ability to work longer hours in a physically demanding environment, often with limited supervision. The candidate must also be comfortable with field work in remote locations and/or travel between DWB offices throughout BC. Additional assets or skills that will be considered include:

  • Valid class 5 driver’s licence
  • Electrofishing, Swiftwater Rescue, and/or ATV/UTV Certification
  • Experience operating 4×4 vehicles off-highway

This position is full time and is available immediately. Salary commensurate with experience and industry standards. DWB provides a benefits package and other incentives for employees, including; annual bonus, professional development, and other company sponsored events. For more information on DWB Consulting, visit our web site at www.dwbconsulting.ca.

Please submit resume and reference letters by email to Jesse Laframboise, Environmental Manager Prince George Operations at jlaframboise@dwbconsulting.ca

DWB is seeking applications for Intermediate and Senior Environmental Professionals to fill Environmental Coordinator positions in our Prince George and Fort St. John offices.

Candidates should have relevant formal education and a minimum of 6 years environmental-related experience, and must be able to thrive in demanding, fast-paced work environments. Current or eligibility for a relevant professional designation (e.g., RPBio, PBiol, PAg) is required. Experience with the following is considered an asset:

  • Large infrastructure environmental project coordination and QP experience
  • Understanding of environmental regulatory processes in BC
  • Liaising with clients and regulators
  • Working with First Nations
  • Technical report writing and reviewing
  • Preparing and reviewing Erosion and sediment control (ESC) plans, Construction Environmental Management Plans (CEMP), Environmental Protection Plans (EPPs)

This position is full time and is available immediately.  Salary commensurate with experience and industry standards.  DWB provides a benefits package and other incentives for employees, including; annual bonus, professional development, and other company sponsored events.

Please submit resume and reference letters by email to Jesse Laframboise, Environmental Manager Prince George Operations at jlaframboise@dwbconsulting.ca

Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled.  DWB would like to thank you in advance for submitting a resume, however only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

DWB is seeking applications for an intermediate reclamation, assessment and remediation specialist with experience in disturbed site soil and groundwater assessment and remediation in BC and AB.

Knowledge and experience with relevant provincial and federal legislation and familiarity with the environmental site assessment process is a requirement. This position will be responsible for completing field and office tasks related to Stage 1 and 2 Preliminary Site Investigations, including surface soil and water sampling, groundwater monitoring and sampling, drilling supervision, remedial excavations, reporting and spill response. In addition, completing reclamation assessments and earthworks supervision will also be required. Experience in wildlife sweeps, invasive species management and/or stream classification would be considered an asset.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3-5 years working in oil and gas, and must be able to thrive in a demanding, fast-paced progressive work environment.  This successful applicant must have, or be eligible for, membership in a relevant professional organization, such as the BC Institute of Agrologists. The preferred candidate will be able to work with strategic alliances both internally and externally from our DWB team. In addition, he/she will have strong communication and organization skills and effective relationship building skills, especially as it pertains to First Nations.

Current experiences should include, but are not limited to;

  • Disturbed site soil and groundwater assessment, remediation and reclamation,
  • Ground Disturbance site supervisor contaminated site investigations & soil sampling,
  • Site supervisor for Stage 2 PSI/DSI, remediation, and reclamation,
  • Stage 1 and 2 PSI reporting,
  • Being part of a multi-disciplinary team of professionals,
  • Liaising with regulators and clients,
  • Understanding environmental policy and regulations,
  • Scientific report writing and,
  • Working with First Nations

Salary to commensurate with experience and industry standards.  DWB provides a benefits package and other incentives for employees, including; annual bonus, professional development, and other company sponsored events.

To apply, please email resume and cover letter to Jeff Beale at jbeale@dwbconsulting.ca.

DWB is seeking applications for Junior to Intermediate Environmental Professionals proficient in technical report writing and with previous monitoring experience to fill positions in our Lac La Hache office.

Candidates should have relevant formal education and a minimum of 3-5 years environmental-related experience, and must be able to thrive in demanding, fast-paced work environments. Current or eligibility for a relevant professional or technologist designation (e.g., RPBio, PBiol, PAg, though RBTech will be considered) is preferred. Experience with the following is considered an asset:

  • Environmental monitoring on construction projects
  • Environmental field assessments and surveys (fish/wildlife/wetland/vegetation/soils)
  • Technical report writing
  • Erosion and sediment control (ESC) plans
  • Construction Environmental Management Plans (CEMP)
  • Environmental Protection Plans (EPPs)
  • Understanding of environmental regulatory processes in BC
  • Liaising with clients and regulators
  • Conducting work in forestry, transportation, mining, and/or oil and gas sectors

In addition, the candidate should have strong organization skills, and effective relationship building skills with ability to work longer hours in a physically demanding environment, often with limited supervision. The candidate must also be comfortable with field work in remote locations and/or travel between offices.

This position is full time and available immediately, and will be based out of DWB’s Lac La Hache office, located in the Cariboo, and would be ideal for candidates residing in Williams Lake, 100 Mile House and surrounding areas. Salary to be commensurate with experience and industry standards. DWB provides a benefits package and other incentives for employees, including annual bonus, professional development, and other company sponsored events.

Please email resume with cover letter and references to:  rwonnacott@dwbconsulting.ca

Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled.

Forestry Opportunities

Position:                Forestry Field Positions

Locations:              Burns Lake, Smithers, Houston

DWB is seeking applications for Forestry Field Positions in our western divisions. No experience is necessary, just a keen interest in working outdoors. Summer students welcome!

DWB can offer you a very solid foundation to launch your forestry career. You will be working in the field in a variety of stand types completing a wide array of tasks.  These are skills you will always appreciate, whether you decide to pursue a career in Forestry or any other field requiring basic field skills.

You will come away from your time with us with basic forestry skills such as:

  • Becoming proficient in map reading and compass use
  • Using a variety of GPS units
  • Walking and navigating in the field
  • Using ATV’s and depending on the season, sleds
  • Problem solving in isolated conditions
  • Note taking
  • Driving on bush roads
  • Safety skills

Tasks you may be responsible for:

  • Layout of streams, machine free zones, boundary, and roads
  • Timber Cruising
  • GPS Traversing
  • Site Plan Data Collection
  • Riparian Assessments
  • Silviculture Surveys
  • Planting Supervision

DWB offers a competitive salary, and for those being offered full-time employment, we offer a health benefits package.  Where applicable, DWB offers a moving allowance to assist with travel expenses for summer or full-time work (claimed only after 3 months of employment).  DWB also offers a year-end employee bonus subject to company policy (available to students and full-time staff).

As this is a field position, you must be ready to show your tough side. You will be working long hours in remote locations often under adverse weather conditions.  We promise, living in field camp and working in the field will provide you with stories you share around many tables. The positions are physically and mentally demanding, but you will learn a lot about yourself, and how to work in a team environment.

Deadline for Receipt of Resumes: Open until filled. Please email cover letter and resume (with references) to:

Laura Kozak, RPF

Project Manager

E-Mail: lkozak@dwbconsulting.ca

DWB would like to thank all those that apply but will only be contacting those candidates who are short-listed for an interview. We look forward to hearing from you and being apart of your summer adventures.

Now hiring for Forestry Supervisor Positions in our Prince George, Burns Lake and Chetwynd offices

DWB is seeking applications for Forestry Field Supervisor Positions in our northern divisions. We are looking to fill experienced field staff positions. We have full time and seasonal (6-8 months) opportunities available beginning in May 2022.

DWB can offer you a very solid foundation to launch your forestry career. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in layout and/or timber cruising and a valid Class 5 driver’s license. Preference will be given to those candidates eligible for registration with the Association of BC Forest Professionals (ABCFP).

Responsibilities and Tasks May Include:

  • Supervising Junior Field Crews
  • Quality Control
  • Layout
  • Timber Cruising
  • Riparian Assessments
  • Site Plan Data Collection
  • Timber Reconnaissance
  • Project Reporting

DWB offers a competitive salary and health benefits package. Where applicable, DWB offers a moving allowance to assist with travel expenses for summer or full-time work (claimed only after 3 months of employment). DWB offers a year-end employee bonus subject to company policy. DWB also covers the cost of annual professional dues and professional development courses for full time staff.

As this is a field position, you must be ready to show your tough side. You will be working long hours in remote locations often under adverse weather conditions. We promise, living in field camp and working in the field will provide you with stories you share around many tables. The positions are physically and mentally demanding, but you will learn a lot about yourself, and how to work in a team environment.

Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled.

Please email cover letter and resume (with references) to:

Laura Kozak, RPF, RPBio

E-Mail: lkozak@dwbconsulting.ca

DWB would like to thank all those that apply but will only be contacting those candidates who are short-listed for an interview. Please submit a resume and cover letter to the email listed above with “Forestry Supervisor Application” in the subject line.

We look forward to hearing from you and being apart of your summer adventures.

DWB is seeking applications for Forestry Project Manager Positions in our Prince George, Chetwynd and Burns Lake offices.

These are full-time positions and will be a mix of field and office-based work. Field work will often be camp based. Starting dates are negotiable, but ideally the successful candidate(s) would be in place prior the summer 2022 field season start in May.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in multi-phase development projects
  • Willing to work both in the office and in the field in camp settings
  • Experience supervising field crews and mentoring junior field staff
  • Safe working mindset
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license
  • Preference will be given to those candidates eligible for registration with the Association of BC Forest Professionals (ABCFP).

Responsibilities associated with the position:

  • Quality control; ensuring field work meets client standards and specifications
  • Managing project deliverables to clients and ensuring projects meet timeline expectations
  • Field work including timber reconnaissance, layout, timber cruising, site plan data collection, riparian assessments and quality audits
  • Liaising with MFLNRO staff for field audits and appraisals, where required
  • Writing site plans
  • Cutting Permit Administration

DWB can offer you a very solid foundation to launch your forestry career. DWB offers a competitive salary and health benefits package. Where applicable, DWB offers a moving allowance to assist with travel expenses for summer or full­time work (claimed only after 3 months of employment). DWB also offers a year-end employee bonus subject to company policy. DWB covers the cost of annual professional dues and professional development courses for full time staff.

Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled.

Please email cover letter and resume (with references) to:

Laura Kozak, RPF, RPBio

E-Mail: lkozak@dwbconsulting.ca

DWB would like to thank all those that apply but will only be contacting those candidates who are short-listed for an interview. Please submit a resume and cover letter to the email listed above with “Forestry Project Manager Application” in the subject line.

Visit our website to learn more about the company: dwbconsulting.ca

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