Fairview – Marine Mammal Observer (Full Time)




Kiewit is hiring Marine Mammal Observers for the Fairview Expansion Project in Prince Rupert, BC. In this role, they will be closely monitoring whales, dolphins, and other ocean-dwelling mammals.

Shift Information

  • Must be flexible to work either day or night shift
  • 20/10 rotation

Job Duties

  • Watch for marine mammals during pile driving operations is the primary duty
  • Identify and document marine mammal sighting
  • Communicate sightings to other observers
  • Use binoculars and a compass to locate and identify species of marine mammals and bearings
  • Observe for long periods of time
  • Report animal sightings effectively and accurately
  • Maintain any required logs
  • Outfit and maintain proper safety equipment
  • Other duties as required


  • Minimum 6 months experience in a similar role
  • Environment coordinator experience is an asset
  • Upon an offer, all candidates must be able to pass a Drug and Alcohol and Fit for Work test

Project Information
The Fairview Expansion project involves the construction of additional landmass for an extension of the southern terminal in Prince Rupert Harbour. This will include expanding the wharf structure and onshore terminal components, which will increase the facilities capacity by 250,000 TEUs per annum.

About Kiewit

As one of North America’s largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2019 revenues of $10.3 billion and 2020 revenues of $12.5 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial, and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 27,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride, and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

Due to the volume of applicants, only candidates who meet the minimum requirements will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

How to Apply

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