Environmental Scientist - Military veterans preferred

2019-09-13
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Calgary
Canada

Canada - Alberta, Calgary

Job Summary

AECOM Canada has a mid-level Environmental Scientist position available for immediate employment in our Calgary office. The focus of this group is assessment, remediation and reclamation of complex contaminated sites for an upstream oil and gas client.

The Environmental Scientist will be responsible for supervising the field program associated with a group of upstream oil and gas remediation and reclamation projects in Western Canada with up to 50% field work each year. This position will integrate into a team of environmental engineers, scientists and field technicians to provide leadership to junior staff on an established program.

Other responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Supervising and coordinating assessment and remediation field projects.

  • Generation of safety documentation and dissemination of safety culture to subcontractors.

  • Responsible for compliance with all AECOM field supervisory requirements and AECOM and Client safety requirements.

  • Accountability for project performance and compliance with project delivery expectations.

  • Demonstrating creativity, foresight, and mature judgment in anticipating and solving both routine and unusual field-related technical problems.

  • Mentorship and development of junior field staff.

  • Reporting of field findings including selection of applicable guidelines.

  • Junior project management duties such as cost tracking, invoicing, KPI tracking etc.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science or Engineering Degree, or Diploma with equivalent experience.

  • 4+ years of relevant professional experience

  • Experience with Phase I, II and remediation field programs.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.

  • Strong Client management skills.

  • Ability to manage time effectively and competing deadlines.

  • Excellent knowledge of Excel and Word, GINT considered an asset.

  • High capacity with a can-do, positive attitude and an ability to work in a fast-paced, challenging environment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working with upstream oil and gas clients

  • Experience with reclamation programs considered an asset

  • Experience with Environmental Site Assessments, including soil assessments, groundwater and surface water monitoring.

  • Understanding of Alberta Tier 1/2 and CCME guidelines.

  • SST, risk assessment and/or in-situ treatment experience considered an asset.

  • Experience with British Columbia and Saskatchewan regulations considered an asset.

  • Registration as a P.Biol., P.Ag, P.Eng., or P.Geo. an asset.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Sciences

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 224937BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.