Position: Applied Statistician – Junior / Intermediate
Company: ESSA Technologies LTD
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
We are seeking a motivated, service-oriented, resourceful, independent, and highly skilled Applied Statistician to support our team on North American and international natural resource management projects. This is a full-time opportunity with immediate professional development support and room for future advancement. The successful candidate will have experience applying quantitative methods to real world problems and must have strong written and verbal science communication skills.
ESSA Technologies Ltd. (ESSA) is an employee-owned Canadian environmental consulting company with offices in British Columbia and Ontario. We envision a world where creativity, a focus on learning, and systems thinking are the foundation of innovative solutions to environmental challenges. Our corporate mission is to “bring together people, science and analytical tools to sustain healthy ecosystems and human communities”. We achieve this mission by helping clients deal with tough, emerging problems, applying a neutral, thorough evaluation of evidence, encouraging diverse participatory processes, and collaboratively guiding our clients to make informed decisions that are designed to learn over time. Learn more about us at essa.com.
At ESSA, we are passionate about what we do and enjoy working with professionals who share our values and mission. At ESSA we value deep curiosity, evidence driven critical thinking, creative innovation, diverse skills, backgrounds, openness to perspectives and care to foster a culture of respect. ESSA’s staff are purpose-driven problem solvers motivated by an aspiration to become trusted advisors to our clients and make a difference in the world.
As an applied statistician, you will provide analytical support for a variety of projects, and you will mentor other staff as appropriate on approaches and implementation of statistical methods. You will work on environmental issues including adaptive management, climate change adaptation, fisheries and aquatic resource management, ecosystem restoration, environmental impact assessment, and decision support system development. Your day-to-day responsibilities:
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We look forward to welcoming the successful candidate to our team. We offer a welcoming, inclusive workplace and commit to working with staff to help them thrive and prosper. Our total rewards program for employees provides competitive compensation, medical benefits, and vacation, plus support for professional development.
Please email a cover letter and résumé to [careers_at_essa_dot_com] by June 26, 2022 with “Applied Statistician” in the subject line.
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We will review applications and contact selected candidates by June 29, 2022. Interviews will be conducted between July 8 -14, 2022. The expected start is August 15, 2022.
All applicants must be eligible to legally work in British Columbia and/or Ontario at the time of applying.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jun 10 2022 ID: 64795