Our client is currently looking for a Calcite Program Lead to work a full time permanent position in Sparwood, BC.
Reporting to the Manager Water Planning, the Lead Project Engineer (Calcite Program Lead) is responsible for establishing and maintaining the overall strategy to achieve calcite related commitments detailed in permit 107517 and Mine’s Act permits.
This position works with Environment and Social Responsibility personnel and Sites in addition to Water Quality Management and the clients Legal to establish and evaluate options that together form the Calcite Program and Execution Plan.
Establishing buy-in for the plan and maintaining ongoing communication to ensure continued suitability and alignment are key functions of this role.
Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
Develop and maintain the Calcite Program and Calcite Execution Plan to achieve compliance (107517 and C-Permits) by 2024
Identify the full range of risk exposures, and recommend and track actions to manage
Communicate to establish buy-in for the plan and maintain organizational alignment
Engage directly with regulatory agencies and the Ktunaxa Nation Council
Work directly with Water Projects, Operations, and Monitoring to ensure execution of the Plan continues to meet commitments
Meet and resolve challenges as they arise while adjusting required aspects to continue to meet permit compliance
Lead continuous improvement in Calcite management
Ensure effective Management of Change processes are employed
Engage in the annual business planning cycle
University Degree in Environmental Science, Engineering, or related field
Minimum 10 years’ experience focused on managing environment impacts in industrial settings
A professional designation, or the ability to work towards one, in a related field would be considered an asset
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite® : Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and Visio
Direct experience in mining would be considered an asset
Experience in program development and implementation would be an asset
Experience in water, waste water, or environmental projects or operations would be an asset
Strong communicator capable of connecting with all levels of the organization
Ability to build and lead highly collaborative processes, with a focus on delivering value
Experience with organizational dynamics and excellent conflict resolution skills
Experience with identifying and managing risks across a range of categories
Ability to build consensus and maintain alignment is an asset
Motivated self-starter, with the ability to work under minimal supervision, and manage several priorities simultaneously
Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment including leading change and making recommendations
Our client values diversity. Our teams work collaboratively and respect each person’s unique perspective and contribution.
Qualified applicants interested in joining a dynamic team are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter electronically.
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
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