Environmental Coordinator - Commercial Sector

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Your Opportunity

Our Site Investigation, Remediation, and Response (SIRR) practice provides services associated with Contaminated Sites Investigation & Remediation, Risk Assessment, and Water monitoring and sampling. Stantec's Calgary office has an opportunity for an Environmental Coordinator to work predominantly with our commercial clients within our SIRR practice to plan, coordinate, and execute a variety of environmental technical programs, with a focus on the commercial sector.

This is a 12 month contract with full benefits and the possibility for extension or conversion to permanent employment.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Planning, coordinating, and executing the following:
  • Phase I Environmental Site Assessments
  • Phase II and III Environmental Site Assessments
  • Preliminary and Detailed Site Investigations
  • Soil, groundwater and soil vapour monitoring programs
  • Remediation and Reclamation programs
  • Spill response
  • Preparing proposals, managing budget, scope, quality, and timelines on a variety of medium to large sized projects and/or client portfolios
  • Preparing detailed technical reports
  • Promoting a strong health and safety culture and actively participate in Stantec's Health and Safety Program
  • Providing staff mentoring and training
  • May peer review work of junior staff
  • Working with senior management to determine the future direction of the practice
  • Obtaining federal security clearances and/or completing drug and alcohol tests will be required
  • Demonstrates sound application of established practices, standards and guidelines
  • Ability and willingness to complete field work in support of your primary responsibilities
  • Field work may include completing soil, groundwater, vapour, surface water, and sediment sampling
  • Anticipated to be approximately 20 to 30% of the role and will include travelling within Alberta and adjacent Provinces to complete field work
  • Spending Monday to Friday out-of-town as part of a team, or independently, as well as weekend work may be required depending on project requirements

Your Capabilities and Credentials
  • Proficient in policies and procedures for HSSE, including client-specific training, lead by example, and applies these policies and procedures as appropriate to their work
  • Solid skills in technical writing
  • Observing and developing skills in communications and technical information exchange with clients, engineers and scientists, government regulators and agencies, and academia, as well as non-technical communication to the public
  • Able to build strong relationships with key clients with respect to their technical area and the broader business objectives in their regions.
  • Drives collaborative efforts within the Business Center and beyond to deliver consistent, high quality and appropriately scoped technical work.
  • Good driving record and valid driver's license required
  • Primary skills and working knowledge of sampling techniques (soil, groundwater, vapour, surface water, sediment), as well as testing/sampling protocols
  • Secondary skills in other environmental services and multidisciplinary work would be a valued asset
  • Eligibility for professional registration

Education and Experience

Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science, or related field

Candidate should have five to ten years of experience in contaminated sites investigation/remediation

Experienced in MS Office applications

Post-secondary training, course work, diploma or degree pertaining to environmental technology

We offer all candidates the opportunity to challenge their abilities in a dynamic work environment where your efforts will be recognized through a competitive compensation program. Interested and qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter online at www.stantec.com/careers.

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Hydrogeological Scientist

Primary Location: Canada-Alberta-Calgary

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 1900037G

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