Careers

JASCO is always looking for talented individuals to enhance our capabilities and capacity. If you are a team player, truly believe that you can assist JASCO, and would enjoy our important work protecting marine environments, please send us a cover letter and resume for consideration.

We are particularly interested in individuals with experience in: 

  • Marine biology

  • Oceanography

  • Acoustics

  • Engineering

  • Computer programming

  • Physics

  • Optics

JASCO also supports students and recent graduates trying to launch their careers. Resumes from outstanding students seeking co-op terms or internships are also welcome.

Send resume to careers@jasco.com

Position Description: Bookkeeper (1-year term, Victoria, BC)

JASCO Applied Sciences is an international company with over 30 years of experience in providing scientific consulting for all stages of environmental reviews and assessments of underwater sound. Clients include governmental agencies, marine industry, oceanographic, oil & gas, fisheries, defense, and IT sectors. JASCO specializes in acoustics, blast physics, vision systems and image processing, and systems integration and information systems. We have offices located in the United States, Canada, Australia, and the United Kingdom.

JASCO is currently looking for a Bookkeeper in our Victoria, BC, location.

Position Overview

We are seeking a detail-oriented, thorough, and organized Bookkeeper to join our team for a 1-year term position. In this position, you will be expected to provide Bookkeeping/Payroll duties to support JASCO’s operations.

Responsibilities

  • Record financial transactions, handling accounts payable and receivable;

  • Maintain profit and loss statements and balance sheets, as well as maintaining company ledgers;

  • Pay regular bills for the company;

  • Appropriately code payables to prepare them for the accountants;

  • Research and comply with federal, provincial, and local requirements as they pertain to the company’s operations and financial activities;

  • Prepare information for auditors;

  • Complete bi-monthly payroll for all Canadian based employees;

Required Qualifications and Experience

  • Experience in understanding financial business case and commercial risk management;

  • Experience with and an understanding of regulatory requirements;

  • Experience in understanding payment terms, tax laws, and general accounting processes;

  • Working knowledge of Accounting Principles and Accounting Software;

  • Detailed knowledge of MS Word, Excel, Outlook;

  • Experience in processing accounts payable/receivable, sub-ledger and general ledger entries and reconciliations;

  • Excellent interpersonal and oral and written communication skills;

  • Must have strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task;

  • Must be a highly motivated individual, able to learn quickly and work independently;

  • Must have a demonstrated ability to work within tight and frequently changing deadlines;

  • Attention to detail and high degree of accuracy is mandatory.

Education

  • College or other non-university certificate or diploma program from a recognized institution.

Please send resume to careers@jasco.com

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted.