Environmental Scientist

MTE Consultants Inc. has provided consulting services to communities throughout Ontario since 1985. For over 30 years, we have maintained a commitment to quality and lasting relations. Our strength is in the people we work with and the solutions we design. With 4 different offices across Ontario, our team is comprised of driven professionals at various stages of their careers – and we’re all in this together. Every day, we’re working together and collaborating on projects that are both challenging and impactful. Join a team that creates connections, drives your career and supports the community in more ways than one.

We are currently seeking an Environmental Scientist to work out of our Kitchener office.

Responsibility
    • Conduct a variety of field sampling and data collection activities to support Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments, UST removals, site remediation projects and Risk Assessments;
    • Coordination and communication with subcontractors including drillers, excavators, utility locators and laboratories;
    • Compilation, tabulation and evaluation of analytical data with accuracy;
    • Preparation of technical reports in consultation with the project manager or other more senior environmental professional;
    • Attend and participate in project or client meetings, as required;
    • Participate in proposal preparation including cost estimates,proposal text, and compilation of supporting information;
    • Comply with MTE’s company policies and procedures pertaining to administration, I.T., finance and health and safety; and
    • Other related duties, as assigned.
Requirements
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Engineering, Earth Sciences, Hydrogeology or equivalent;
    • 1-4 years of relevant work experience;
    • Working knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act;
    • Future eligibility as a P.Eng. or P.Geo. designation is considered an asset;
    • Experience in sample collection and with the use of field equipment;
    • Technical understanding of provincial (Ontario) regulations and industry standard practices related to environmental site assessment, including an understanding of O.Reg.153/04 (Records of Site Condition) and CSA Standards for Phase I ESA and Phase II ESAs;
    • Knowledge of soil classification, contaminant transport, hydrogeology and environmental site assessment;
    • Working knowledge of the Occupational Health & Safety Act;
    • Experience with GIS and AutoCAD an asset;
    • Must have strong verbal/written communication skills and the ability to communicate clearly with a variety of individuals (e.g., project managers, laboratories, subcontractors and clients);
    • Must be reliable, well organized and have a strong attention to detail;
    • Strong time management skills, problem solving skills and decision making abilities;
    • Must be able to lift equipment up to 25 kilograms; and
    • Valid Driver’s license and travel to project sites is required. Mileage for work related travel will be reimbursed.


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At MTE, we’re all about people. Creating connections, fostering relationships and pushing collaboration. Do you think you have what it takes to become one of us? Please apply with your resume and cover letter using the form below.

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