Stantec Junior/Intermediate Climate Change Engineer in Ottawa, Ontario

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Your Opportunity

Stantec seeks a motivated Junior to Intermediate Climate Change Engineer with 1 to 5 years’ experience, to help support and grow our corporate and regional services in the climate change/resiliency markets. The ideal candidate will have an interest in the technical and social issues associated with the impacts of climate change on the built environment, the integration of CC risks in life-cycle and asset management plans, and resiliency.

You will assist on projects to assess the impacts of climate change on the built environment and the risks on infrastructure, public services and ultimately the community. You will provide support with all Stantec’s Business Lines (Buildings, Transportation, Energy & Resources, Infrastructure and Water).

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Serve as a key member of the practice team to drive profitable growth of Stantec’s climate change risks’ services business across North America.

  • Participate in projects to identify the nature of risks and severity of impacts to the built environment in a life cycle process that is included in asset management plans.

  • Assessments of the predominant vulnerabilities of infrastructure, facilities and building to climate change and detailed risk assessments through more detailed engineering analysis.

  • Make recommendations on risk mitigation and future climate adaptation measures, including adjustments for designs or operations.

  • Contribute to growing new climate change services annually. Identify and develop new opportunities, prepare effective technical proposals, and take an active role in the development of new business with new and existing clients. Develop and expand client relationships that generate repeat business.

  • Capitalize on existing client relationships to expand Stantec’s profile and market share in the regional climate change and resiliency markets (through a combination of excellence in technical delivery and business development).

  • Support the general growth and development of Stantec’s climate change and resiliency services. Collaborate with other Stantec practitioners from multiple offices around the global organization.

  • Develop a working understanding of Stantec’s other consulting practice areas and actively support cross-selling other services to existing clients.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Willingness to travel within Canada and internationally

  • Experience and confidence to support and grow business in a dynamic market environment.

  • Excellent communication (written/verbal), strategic thinking, negotiation, presentation, and “people” skills.

  • Positive outlook, collaborative, and driven by the success of Stantec.

  • Must have a good driving record.

Education and Experience

Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Engineering or Environmental Science from an accredited institution. Candidate should be eligible for P.Eng. Minimum of 1 year consulting experience with technical competencies in design and/or operations of infrastructure in the public and/or private sectors.

Typical office environment working with computers and sitting at a desk. 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: Civil Engineer

Primary Location: Canada-Ontario-Ottawa

Organization: BC-1634 Water-CA Ontario North & East

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Nov 2, 2018, 8:04:43 AM

Req ID: 180002DA