CCI has an immediate opening for a Environmental Specialist, Vegetation Ecologist whose primary focus will be to carry out baseline assessments, range management programs, riparian health assessments, wetland surveys, and other vegetation surveys. The positions primary focus will be in leading or assisting with planning and permitting projects and field monitoring programs. Having experience in other biophysical disciplines (such as wildlife and aquatics), reclamation assessments, and environmental planning and permitting would be a significant asset. Reporting to the Operations Manager, Regulatory and Environment, this position requires a self-motivated, safety conscious, passionate individual who takes great pride in their work.


This a full-time position based out of our Cochrane or Calgary office starting in May 2024 (flexible start date).


  • Undergraduate degree in agriculture, biology, environmental science, reclamation or related field;
  • Registered Professional Agrologist or Professional Biologist in good standing;
  • Minimum of 3 full years of professional experience, capable of authenticating reports as a Qualified Professional;
  • Experience conducting biophysical, range management and other vascular plant inventories;
  • Knowledge of plant taxonomy, and general range management principles and practices;
  • Knowledge of reclamation practices, vegetation and soil assessment protocols and reclamation regulations;
  • Knowledge of the Alberta Wetland Classification System and associated surveys, applications, and reports;
  • Experience using various software, such as Word, Excel, ArcGIS and Esri-based field and office products;
  • Hold valid safety certifications;
  • Detailed oriented with solid organizational and time management skills;
  • Experience operating ATVs and other field equipment;
  • Experience loading and towing trailers, and driving 4 x 4 trucks;
  • Valid Alberta Class 5 Drivers License; and
  • Strong technical writing skills.

About CCI:  

CCI Inc. (CCI) has established itself as the “go-to” company of highly qualified and experienced pipeline, facility, trenchless, construction, geotechnical, environmental, forestry and range management specialists working together as a team to bring an integrated and complementary approach to each project. CCI offers an unparalleled diversity of work that will ensure that the successful candidate is challenged and engaged. At CCI, we work hard to produce results for our clients and are rewarded for our Commitment, Collaboration and Innovation. We have also recently expanded our footprint into British Columbia by merging with Geoterra Integrated Resource Solutions.

  • CCI has an industry competitive, extended health and benefits plan; and
  • CCI supports our employees with professional development opportunities and payment of professional dues.

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please submit your resume to