Vertex is currently accepting applications for one full-time, permanent Senior Environmental Scientist in Calgary, Alberta.
The successful candidate will be responsible for completing upstream oil and gas and industrial projects in accordance within Vertex guidelines and project scopes.
This ideal candidate will have proven experience in Phase ll Environmental Site Assessment (ESA), reclamation to detailed site assessments (DSA).
This individual will play a critical role in the execution of all aspects of the project while delivering a cost-effective approach that exceeds our client’s expectations.
This is primarily a field base position with some office work.
Diploma or higher education related to civil or environmental engineering or other related discipline, with a professional designation
Minimum 3 years of environmental work experience in the following areas : Detailed site assessmentsSoil salvage and reclamation monitoringSoil and vegetation assessmentsPhase I, Phase II and Phase III Environmental Site AssessmentsGroundwater monitoringSpill response
Project management experience is an asset
Experience in managing upstream environmental assessment and remediation projects
Strong leadership skills within a multidisciplinary team environment
Experience with alternative remediation and risk assessment strategies
Experience working with multiple regulatory agencies in Western Canada
Experience managing relationships with municipalities, First Nation communities, and other government entities
A member in good standing of an applicable professional association
Willingness to work in the field for extended periods of time;
Willingness to travel within Western Canada as required
Excellent communication and technical reporting skills
Strong time management and organizational skills
Spend up to 80% of work hours performing technical field support on environmental projects
Environmental monitoring & inspection
Phase ll Environmental Site Assessment
Detailed Site Assessment
Water well & groundwater assessments
Soil and vegetation assessments
Soil salvage and reclamation monitoring
Responsible for project coordination, cost control and project scoping to ensure effectively versatile solutions are developed to meet client’s regulatory needs and budgets;
Responsible for both field and office execution of environmental projects with an emphasis on field work
Responsible to build both internal and external relationships within Vertex, with regulators and clients to effectively develop and manage projects within the environmental business unit.
This position will be based out of our Calgary, Alberta office or surrounding areas
Compensation is commensurate with education and experience
With a track record of success, Vertex provides a fast-paced environment where people thrive. We recognize that each member brings a valuable skillset to the Vertex team and we make health, safety and community well-
being a priority by supporting numerous endeavors at each of our locations across North America.
At Vertex, we value teamwork through collaboration and provide support across the entire organization. If you think you have what it takes to play for the Vertex team, please apply.