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Position: Engineering Technologist - Alberta Technical Services Team
Type: 1 full time position available
Organization: Ducks Unlimited Canada
Location: Edmonton or Camrose, Alberta

The Opportunity

The Opportunity Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC), Canada’s leader in wetland conservation, is looking for one confident, energetic and dedicated Engineering Technologists to join our team in Alberta.

As a member of the Alberta Technical Services team, you will be responsible for supervising construction of water control structures, with some inspecting, surveying, designing and drafting – activities that appeal to you because you love a balance of office work and field work.

You need to be an enthusiastic team player – a self-starter who can work with anyone, is capable of seeing the bigger picture and enjoys thinking out of the box. You are an effective communicator who is able to build positive working relationships.

You possess strong leadership, organizational and interpersonal skills. You have demonstrated expertise in project planning and execution, financial and contract management, and tendering and contractor supervision. You are self-motivated, enjoy a complex, changing environment and can manage numerous projects on tight deadlines.

Your minimum one to five years of experience, related knowledge and academic achievements in the engineering field make you the ideal candidate for this position. Practical experience with water control structures, conservation projects, agriculture and/or biology, would all be considered assets to this very diverse and challenging opportunity.


  • A civil engineering technology diploma
  • Strong planning, reporting and project management skills
  • Experience with MS Office, AutoCAD, ArcMap and GPS surveying is a definite asset
  • Knowledge of engineering design, hydrology and construction involving heavy equipment
  • Awareness of AB Occupational Health and Safety practices
  • Knowledge of the AB Water Act, Dam Safety Regulations and the approvals process would be considered an asset
  • Excellent organization, interpersonal communication skills, both oral and written
  • A valid class 5 driver’s license
  • Ability to work flexible hours, and travel as required
  • The successful candidate will be required to submit proof of COVID-19 Vaccination.

Additional details

  • One position available.
  • Based in Edmonton or Camrose.
  • Annual salary will fall between $52,000 to $70,000.

How to Apply

Working for DUC is a career highlight for many staff. Let us know if making a difference is important to you.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your application through our online career center for confidential consideration.

Please indicate you saw this posting at GoodWork.

Closing deadline: May 22, 2022 (11:59 PM EDT)

Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) is the leader in wetland conservation. A registered charity, DUC partners with government, industry, non-profit organizations and landowners and Indigenous Peoples to conserve wetlands that are critical to waterfowl, wildlife and the environment.

While DUC would like to thank all applicants, only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.


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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: May 6 2022    ID: 64324