We are seeking highly motivated and enthusiastic candidates for the position of an intermediate level to support Parsons Infrastructure business.
The ’s key responsibilities include :
Act as Environmental Planner on Environmental Assessment (EA) projects (MTO, Municipal and Transit projects)
Be involved in a range of infrastructure projects tasks including research, report writing, and consultation programs
Prepare proposals for MTO and municipal pursuits
Work with staff at other Parsons offices and with project sub-consultants
Coordinate with internal and external technical service areas, discipline leads and technical staff, on technical studies and preparation of environmental assessment documentation
Coordinate and participate in public consultation and stakeholder engagement, including consultation with Indigenous Communities
Assist environmental field staff in completing environmental inventories, as required
Skills & Qualifications :
3+ years of experience working as an Environmental Planner
Exceptional organizational and communication skills
Ability to work in as a part of a multidisciplinary project team and independently
Experience in Environmental Assessments including MTO Class EA, Municipal Class EA, Transit Project Assessment Process, Canadian Environmental Assessment Act
Familiar with environmental permitting and approvals process
Experience in the Ontario market with a focus on infrastructure projects (local / regional municipalities, MTO, Metrolinx, TTC)
experience with Indigenous Community consultation / engagement an asset
Knowledge of environmental legislation including the Fisheries Act, Navigation Protection Act, Species at Risk Act, Endangered Species Act
Exceptional technical, management, writing and presentation skills
Eligibility for a Registered Professional Planner (RPP), and / or Canadian Institute of Planners (MCIP) professional designation
Knowledge of local, provincial and federal environmental policies, legislation and applicable law
Ability to travel (locally) to multiple sites
Thorough knowledge of MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Office location : Markham or Oakville
Our organization looks to our employees to keep us current, successful and moving forward. We want to hear your ideas as to how you, your team and our organization can implement new ways of doing things to make us all better.
We encourage our employees to speak up and bring new suggestions to the table. We will listen and weigh the benefits of changing the way things have been done.
And if they make sense, we will put them into play. If a receptive and responsive work environment is where you would like to work, we should talk!