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Stantec Environmental/Civil/Geotechnical Engineer - Mine Remediation in Denver, Colorado

Environmental/Civil/Geotechnical Engineer - Mine Remediation - ( 220003H9 )


At our core, we’re a community. Together, we exercise creative thought, developing engineering and designs as individual as the people and projects we touch. From approval and permitting to design and construction management services, we put the goals of our clients and their communities at the center of everything we create. Join us as we assist mining companies in getting mined materials to communities around the globe.

Your Opportunity

Stantec is seeking dynamic and creative candidates to join our US West Team as an environmental or civil or geological engineer. This position requires a detail-oriented individual, preferably with a strong background in environmental engineering, surface water, groundwater and/or soil remediation, and mine reclamation and familiar with site assessment for potential contaminants. The candidate will be responsible for supporting remediation activities (conceptual to closure) for mining and industrial operations and facilities (i.e., impacted groundwater and surface water, cover design, etc.). The candidate will develop work plans, provide logistical support for field operations, analyze resultant data, and prepare detailed technical reports. The candidate also will provide technical advice and analyses, support design, prepare design plan sets/specifications, and provide construction support, as necessary.

This position will require a passionate, dedicated, and organized individual who can interface and develop relationships with our clients; develop and lead teams; develop project scopes, budgets, and schedules; develop and lead site investigations and characterization; develop detailed designs; execute and review calculations; and prepare expertly written reports. This position interacts throughout the organization internally and externally with clients, regulators, and members of business and professional organizations. An ideal candidate will have a broad range of experience in investigation, planning, design, and construction-phase services.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Follow safe work practices and adhering to company and client guidelines and policies for planning and executing work in a safe manner.

  • Support management of a project through task, budget, and schedule management of a broad array of concurrent tasks.

  • Lead technical teams, perform technical work, make technical presentations, plan technical portions of projects, develop technical portions of proposals, and provide technical review of work products.

  • Develop, oversee, and review field and laboratory testing investigations.

  • Prepare technical memoranda and detailed reports pertaining to field investigations, design studies, and construction activities.

  • Contribute to an innovative and collaborative work environment where creativity is valued and encouraged.

  • Lead by example with active support of internal policies and practices, including risk management, project management, and quality management.

  • Grow internal and external networks to enhance Stantec reputation and identify additional talent to join our team.

  • Promote collaboration and teamwork across business lines and geographies.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Exceptional technical writing skills, organizational skills, technical leadership abilities, oral communication skills, and attention to detail.

  • Proven experience in mining and/or industrial sectors.

  • Ability to work independently and make decisions in the office and in the field at remote sites.

  • Demonstrated successful experience in leadership, including defining and setting the direction for a team, project, and office; strategy development; change management; and corporate stewardship.

  • Demonstrated successful experience to initiate and maintain relationships with local staff and key staff from other, remote locations.

  • Demonstrated successful experience in client service management, including the ability to interface with clients and to build and maintain lasting, positive relationships.

  • Previous consultative work experience in site investigation, surface water, groundwater and soil remediation, and mine reclamation/closure including design and construction is highly desirable.

  • Experience with CERCLA process is highly desirable.

Education and Experience

  • 7-15 years of relevant experience in environmental, civil, geological engineering, or similar field

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Environmental, Civil, or Geological Engineering

  • Professional registration preferred

  • Valid driver’s license

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. At Stantec, we live our corporate values every day. The experience will forever shape your future. #FeelingEnergized

Primary Location : United States-Arizona-Chandler

Other Locations : United States-Utah-Salt Lake City, United States-Colorado-Denver

Organization : BC-1829 Mining-US

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Oct 14, 2022, 7:53:11 AM

Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act: Requires employers to provide the following information for positions that may be in Colorado:

  • Hiring Salary Range: $110,000 - $137,500 — Colorado locations only. The final agreed upon compensation is based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location.

  • Benefit Clause: Medical, dental & Vision plans, wellness program, health saving account, flexible spending account, 401(k) plans, employee stock purchase program, life & AD&D insurance, short/long term disability plans & PTO (vacation, sick & holidays).

Req ID: 220003H9

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans