Senior Environmental Engineer or Senior Professional Geoscientist

We are currently seeking a Senior Environmental Engineer or Senior Professional Geoscientist to join our team in Kitchener.

    • Providing leadership and technical input for Phase I/One and Phase II/Two Environmental Site Assessments (CSA Standard and O.Reg 153/04), and Remediation Programs;
    • Filing MECP Records of Site Condition as the Qualified Person;
    • Provide senior review as the Qualified Person (QP) for deliverables related to O. Reg. 460/19 including: assessment of past uses, sampling and analysis plans, soil characterization reports and excess soil destination assessment reports;
    • Project Management for environmental and multi-disciplinary projects;
    • Preparing and reviewing work plans and cost estimates and acting as technical lead on RFP submissions;
    • Liaise with clients, regulatory agencies and contractors;
    • Technical and quality review of environmental reports and other documents to ensure compliance with client and project objectives, regulatory requirements and technical standards;
    • Provide technical direction and mentoring to junior and intermediate staff;
    • Develop technical knowledge within the Environmental Division, including staff training and development and Standard Operation Procedures;
    • Be engaged in the environmental consulting industry and aware of emerging trends, MECP expectations and regulatory changes;
    • Perform business development activities, manage projects and clients; and
    • Other related duties, as required.
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental or Civil Engineering, or Geoscience/Earth Science;
    • 10-15+ years of relevant post-graduation experience;
    • Member in good standing with Professional Engineers Ontario or Association of Professional Geoscientists (P.Eng. or P.Geo designation);
    • Qualified Person, Environmental Site Assessment (QPESA), with a comprehensive understanding of the requirements of O.Reg.153/04 and Record of Site Condition filing experience;
    • Comprehensive understanding of the requirements of O.Reg.406/19;
    • Comprehensive understanding of industry standard environmental site assessment practices and processes;
    • Strong attention to detail and communication skills (written and verbal) is essential;
    • Understanding of hydrogeology, contaminant transport and geology;
    • General understanding of construction practices, earthworks, and planning development approvals process;
    • Legal project experience would be considered an asset;
    • Vapour Intrusion Assessment and Risk Assessment experience would be considered an asset;
    • Working knowledge of the Occupational Health & Safety Act; and
    • Proficiency with software applications (i.e. MS Office, Project Management software, etc.).

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