Myles likes to keep the skies safe as a Wildlife Management Technician at Vancouver International Airport for Avisure.

Myles joined Avisure as a Wildlife Management Technician in early 2018, bringing many field and scientific skills to the job. Arriving from the West of Ireland over four years ago, searching for adventure and work opportunities Myles relocated to Canada. When not keeping the skies safe at Vancouver International Airport you will usually find him mountain biking or snowboarding in the local North Shore mountains.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Science (Earth and Ocean Sciences)
National University Of Ireland Galway

Myles has experience in:

  • mitigating wildlife-aircraft conflict using active techniques
  • field work in fisheries both at sea and on many rivers and lakes in Canada and Ireland
  • laboratory sampling techniques
  • fisheries stock assessment in wilderness conditions
  • remote work at sea
  • technical report writing
  • scientific data collection and analysis
  • environmental education and public outreach.

Licenses and Certifications:

  • Restricted Area Identification Card (RAIC)
  • Airside Vehicle Operator Permit (D-AVOP)
  • Restricted Operator Certificates, Aeronautical, and Maritime (ROC-A/ ROC-M)
  • Restricted and Non-restricted Possession and Acquisition Firearms License (PAL)
  • Pleasure Craft Operator Card
  • Occupational First Aid Level 1 (OFA 1)
  • Swiftwater Rescue Technician
  • Eng 11 Sea Survival Certificate
  • Manual Handling
  • WHMIS
  • Aseptic training.