Stantec’s Alberta Sustainability and Building Performance team is a collaborative and creative group of multi-disciplinary sustainability and energy management professionals.
We provide professional consulting services that support high quality and high performance projects in the built environment.
Our service areas include Sustainability Planning, High Performing Buildings, Health and Wellbeing and Performance Engineering.
We work with public and private sector clients in the commercial, recreation, health care, education, institutional and airport sectors in communities across Alberta and around the world.
We are seeking a highly motivated consulting professional with specialized expertise in integrated design, high performing building, and health and wellbeing.
The successful candidate will contribute technically to our team’s existing portfolio of high performing buildings and LEED, WELL and Fitwel projects, and will also contribute to community scale consulting assignments.
The successful candidate is a sustainability professional with a related graduate degree and five years of professional experience in a related area.
You have a strong background in sustainability issues with an understanding of sustainability best practices, policy and rating tools.
This position can be located in Calgary or Edmonton.
Your Key Responsibilities
Manage and deliver projects and programs
Identify strategies and solutions for clients that improve the performance and sustainability of the built environment
Assist with the development of business plans, and proposals
Mentor and develop junior staff
Work with the Sustainability Specialist and project team to develop a project-appropriate sustainability and / or health and wellbeing strategies
Evaluate and track sustainability measures (e.g. LEED credits) implemented on projects
Communicate sustainability requirements and obligations to other team members
Help to document submittal for submission to the overseeing certification body (e.g. CaGBC, BOMA, etc.)
Review project documents (drawings, specifications, product submittals) for compliance with certification requirements.
Write reports communicating certification and provide recommendations for improved building performance.
Prepare and coordinate documentation required for certification.
Conducting research and technical analysis, as required, for projects and reporting on findings.
Preparing quality client deliverables in a timely and profitable manner.
Execute projects to meet client expectations.
Interpret trends and statistics
Prepare and deliver presentations to clients and / or design teams.
Your Capabilities and Credentials :
Excellent planning and organization skills required for our fast-paced environment
Outstanding verbal communication skills with the ability to deliver persuasive and compelling presentations.
Strong technical report writing and proposal development skills
Analytical thinking to draw sensible conclusions from own work and communicate these clearly to others
Detailed knowledge of the LEED rating systems and / or other sustainability rating system programs including BOMA Best, WELL and Fitwel
Working knowledge of sustainable design and alternative energy strategies for buildings and communities
An undergraduate degree or diploma in sustainability, green development, environmental sciences, planning, interior design, engineering, applied sciences, architecture or its equivalent.
Knowledge of building codes, standards, and protocols referenced in LEED and other sustainability standards (such as ASHRAE).
Those with Certification credentials such as LEED AP, WELL AP and Passive House, are strongly preferred.
Education and Experience
Five plus years of related experience.
Minimum two to five years of green building certification work experience.
Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
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