As an Intermediate Environmental Scientist, you will work as a key member of our Thunder Bay, ON Environmental Services team, in a broad range of responsibilities relating to Phase I Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs), Phase II ESAs, soil and groundwater remediation programs, and hydrogeological investigations.
We are seeking an exceptionally talented and enthusiastic individual capable of working independently with a keen interest in environmental site assessment and remediation to increase our bench strength and advance their career.
Your Key Responsibilities
Execute field programs with site visits, test pitting, borehole drilling, monitoring well installation, soil vapor surveys, soil and groundwater remediation monitoring, and surveying
Carry out office duties such as data management, analysis and interpretation, report preparation, proposal preparation, and other general tasks
Analyze field and technical data, and draft technical reports
Perform and document field data collection activities (including oversight of subcontractors)
Prepare soil boring log and well construction details
Complete aquifer testing, water level measurements, and elevation surveying
Evening and weekend work may be required
Travel to remote communities via air or road may be required
Learn and follow standard operating procedures for work assigned, while continuing to develop skills
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Highly organized and self-motivated
Demonstrated ability to work alone or as part of a team
Show initiative in integrating creativity and innovation in all work tasks
Demonstrate knowledge of applicable provincial and federal environmental regulations and guidelines
Demonstrate knowledge of field equipment, GIS-related mobile data collection, reporting software
Exceptional communication, organization, and report writing skills
Exhibit strong attention to detail
Excellent problem-solving skills, and ability to work under pressure and within short timelines
Proficient with Microsoft Office software suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.)
Be conscientious, organized, and disciplined
Valid driver’s licence
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, Engineering, or similar discipline or technology diploma in applicable environmental discipline
Minimum 3 years of applicable experience in conducting field programs for environmental site assessment and / or remediation projects
Prior experience in an engineering or consulting environment is an asset
This position will involve a combination of field and office work. Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods.
Fieldwork may include travel and exposure to the elements including inclement weather. Evening and weekend work may be required.
Ability to lift and move items and equipment up to 50 lbs.