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Stantec Project Manager – Contaminated Sites in Burnaby, British Columbia

Grounded in safety, quality, and ethics, our experts lead their fields and guide our work with rigor, a creative spirit, and vision for growth. We draw from more than 20 technical specialties around the globe and are committed to fostering an inclusive community of diverse talents, backgrounds, and expertise. We’re a place to apply your passion and collaborate with top environmental talents on work that’s critical to our clients and the communities they support. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.

Your Opportunity

We have an immediate opportunity for a Project Manager (Site Investigation & Remediation) to join our dynamic Environmental Services team in Burnaby, British Columbia . As a key member of the team, you will also work with senior management to help determine the future direction of the group. This will include providing technical direction and guidance as well as identifying business development opportunities in a fast-paced, customer-facing environment.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Manage clients in various sectors including insurance and commercial real estate, government, and oil and gas

  • Project Management of Phase I, II, III ESAs, Stage 1 PSI and Stage 2 PSI/DSI investigations, and remediation projects

  • Manage applications under the BC Contaminated Sites Regulations for regulatory instruments including Approvals in Principal and Certificate of Compliance

  • Provide guidance and review on project deliverables including management of staff, budgeting, scheduling, and health and safety

  • Provide staff mentorship and training

  • Work with leadership to continually assess the direction of the practice

  • Collaborate across disciplines including Indoor Environments, Environmental Assessment disciplines, Geotechnical, Atmospheric Sciences, and Water Resources across Stantec Canada offices

  • Actively participate in promoting a strong health and safety culture in the team

  • Pursue and lead project efforts within the Site Investigation & Remediation team in British Columbia

  • Lead proposal development, including the development of work plans, scopes, and budgets

  • Participating in marketing and business development meetings as needed

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Strong client management and communication skills are essential

  • Passionate about teamwork and training/mentoring junior and intermediate office and field staff

  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills

  • Proven knowledge of the various provincial and federal environmental regulations and guidelines

Education and Experience

Bachelor or master’s degree in Environmental Science, Geology, Hydrogeology or Environmental Engineering

Minimum of 7 years of directly applicable experience as an Environmental Professional, with experience in contaminated sites investigation, ideally within British Columbia

Minimum of 2 years Project Management experience is an asset

Preference will be given to applicants with a professional designation (e.g., P.Eng., P.Geo., P.Ag., etc.)

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: Environmental Engineer

Primary Location: Canada-British Columbia-Burnaby

Other Locations: Canada-British Columbia-Sidney, Canada-British Columbia-Terrace

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 190000YM