Are you someone with developing leadership and technical capabilities? Do you enjoy building relationships and working collaboratively in a team environment with both internal and external stakeholders?
Are you a trusted partner and a problem solver? If you enjoy entrepreneurship and innovation, this opportunity is for you! As someone with excellent communication skills and business acumen, you will thrive in our fast-paced and agile environment.
Dillon’s Environmental Sciences technical group is looking for a Junior Environmental Engineer / Scientist to join our multidisciplinary team of professionals.
You will have the opportunity to work on new and exciting projects while providing clients with a fully integrated and superior customer experience.
This position is to join our Atmospheric Services team located in one of our Ontario office locations (Kitchener, Guelph, Windsor, or Toronto).
What your day will look like
Project Coordination and Technical Assessments (94%)
Support with air dispersion modelling and Emission Summary and Dispersion Modelling (ESDM) reports
Assist with acoustics, noise, and vibration modelling and technical assessments
Assist with federal and provincial regulatory reporting programs
Support municipal land use compatibility assessments
Assist with air quality and acoustic impact assessments as part of federal, provincial or municipal environmental assessment projects
Develop and implement environmental scopes of work and proposals
Coordinate with laboratories, clients, subcontractors, third-party stakeholders
Compile and analyze data, and assist in supporting environmental reports, including : data tables, field observation documentation, GIS / CAD, etc.
Assist in report writing and preparation of technical memos, letters, reports, spreadsheets and figures
Assist to project managers and other team members, including geoscientists, biologists, engineers, planners, and environmental scientists
Coordinate and manage of project tasks, budgets and schedules
Comply with applicable health and safety procedures and guidelines
Ability to work remotely if required
Business travel upon request
Learning and Development (6%)
A commitment to self-development and ongoing learning and professional development.
Contribute to Dillon’s corporate profile through active participation in professional associations and committees.
What you will need to succeed
A degree in environmental engineering, or another relevant environmental science / engineering discipline
0-3 years of experience is an asset
Available to work in remote locations
Strong work ethic with willingness to conduct field work
Experience in environmental consulting is an asset
Valid Driver’s License
Knowledge in several of : air and noise modelling and monitoring, field procedures, basic chemistry, contracting / construction, site characterization, waste management, landfill design, health and safety will be considered an asset
Experience working in industrial / manufacturing facilities and around heavy equipment, including drill rigs and excavators, will be considered an asset
Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication, and organizational skills
Exceptional problem solving and critical thinking skills
Demonstrated abilities to work in multidisciplinary team and independently
Knowledge of relevant provincial and federal environmental legislation and policies will be considered an asset
Proficiency in AUTOCAD, GIS, Surfer or database abilities will be an asset
Strong working knowledge of the Microsoft Office family of products
Why choose Dillon
Dillon is powered by people who are technically proficient, passionate about socially important projects, and motivated to deliver superior, tangible results.
We strive to remain at the forefront of technology and innovation, and are empowered to continually grow and develop.
We live our core values :
Reliability : words result in actions that build trust;
Achievement : do the work to hit the target;
Continuous development : always learning; always adapting; always growing;
Creativity : discover new possibilities;
Courage : do the things that matter, especially when it’s hard;
Inclusiveness : enabling belonging to draw strength from our differences.
In addition, we offer :
Employee share purchase plan
Dillon is 100% employee owned and share ownership is open to all employees.
A competitive compensation package
Comprehensive health benefits
Generous retirement savings plan
Flexible work hours and remote working options
We oﬀer a variety of ﬂexible work options to help balance the competing demands of work and personal life.
Early Career Development (ECD) program
We are committed to developing the skills and knowledge of our people at every stage of their career. The ECD program is designed to accelerate the development of successful consulting careers of new graduates.
The program focuses on a mix of skills and behaviours that align with technical, consulting, clients, business acumen and early leadership.
Focus on Innovation
The ability to anticipate, examine, and adopt new and innovative solutions is a crucial driver for the continual and progressive advancement of our business performance.
In our culture, people are empowered to reflect and question current practices and seek forward looking solutions to today’s problems and tomorrow’s opportunities.
Employee and Family Assistance program
A variety of EFAP tools and online resources to support well-being are available to all employees.
Goodlife Fitness Corporate Membership
Our employees can take advantage of reduced annual membership fees
Dillon is a proudly Canadian, employee-owned, professional consulting firm specializing in planning, engineering, environmental science and management.
We partner with clients to provide committed, collaborative, and inventive solutions to complex, multi-faceted projects.
With 20 offices and more than 900 employees across Canada, Dillon offers a wide range of services related to building and improving facilities and infrastructure, protecting the environment, and developing communities.
Now operating for over 75 years, we continue to strive for excellence in everything we do. Dillon has been listed as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the past 14 years and has the distinction of having achieved Platinum Club member status in this program.