Student, Environment, Aquatic - Horizon - 4 Months (May 2019)
Canadian Natural
Fort McMurray, AB
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As an Environmental Student you will get the opportunity to perform a wide range of duties related to aquatic systems at our Oil Sands operations. Environmental protection is a fundamental value of our company and this is reflected in our approach to energy development. In this role, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with a team whose objective is to minimize the environmental impacts of our operations throughout all phases of our projects, from planning through design, operation, and final reclamation. This position offers:

Competitive salary and the opportunity to gain valuable, hands on experience in the Oil & Gas industry
Challenging projects that develop your expertise and prepare you for full-time employment
Company culture that fosters a fun working environment, developing meaningful relationships, and continuous learning
A ‘work hard, play hard’ mentality that ensures students have an opportunity to develop skills and add value while also partaking in special employee events such as Employee Day, and quarterly luncheons
This position is based at our Albian and Horizon Sites, located North of Fort McMurray and is eligible for:

Company sponsored accommodations
Fly-in/Fly-out program out of Edmonton or Calgary
Company sponsored transportation from your school location to the Horizon site/Calgary at the beginning and end of the work term
**This student opportunity is available as both a 4 month term and an 8 month term beginning May 2019**

Assist with fisheries monitoring including conducting extensive field work (electrofishing, seining etc.) and the creation of reports
Track and record all field and laboratory data
Contribute to surface water quality monitoring as required
Identify, manage and track terrestrial wildlife to contribute to the success of the wildlife deterrent system
Assist with wildlife regulatory reporting requirements
Collaborate with Environmental Specialists, Regulatory Coordinators, and Academic Researchers during their site work
Generate supporting data and forms for regulatory application submissions
Support the inspection of project facilities for environmental compliance tracking
Undertake project related duties as required

Currently enrolled in your 3rd, or 4th year of a Biology, Natural Science, or Environmental Program
Valid Class 5 driver’s license with a clean drivers abstract
Previous ATV and/or watercraft experience considered an asset
Previous environmental or Oil Sands experience considered an asset

Your application must include an uploaded Cover Letter, Resume and Transcripts (in ONE document). Please specify preferred location and term length (4 month, 8 months, etc.) in the Cover Letter.

Only the selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Horizon Oil Sands and Albian Oil Sands are world class assets offering countless opportunities to advance your career. Comprised of surface oil sands mining and bitumen upgrading facilities, this vast project offers challenging opportunities in an environment where teamwork, innovation, and your expertise are valued. Apply your abilities using industry leading technologies and contribute to the success of our Oil Sands Operations.

At Canadian Natural, we strive to live through our mission statement: "To develop people to work together to create value for the Company's shareholders by doing it right with fun and integrity." As a leading oil and gas producer, our diverse combination of assets include light oil, heavy oil, in situ oil sands production, oil sands mining and upgrading facilities, and natural gas.

Canadian Natural Resources Limited - CNRL - is a publicly traded company on the TSX and NYSE as CNQ.

Primary Location Fort McMurray
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