Stantec Junior Environmental Site Assessor in Stoney Creek, Ontario

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Your Opportunity

As an Junior Site Assessor , you will work with our Environmental Site Investigation and Remediation practice in our Waterloo and Stoney Creek, Ontario office. As a junior practitioner working on contaminated sites in Ontario and northern regions in Canada, you will provide field and technical support services on a variety of projects relating to air, water, waste, and other environmental programs.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Perform and document field data collection activities (including oversight of subcontractors); assist in the completion of project level work (data management, report preparation) on environmental/remediation/management projects

  • Conduct multi-media sampling (soil, groundwater, surface water, sediment, soil gas, indoor air, etc.)

  • Provide oversight of contractors including drillers, utility locators, etc., including overseeing advancement of soil and rock borings, installation of groundwater monitoring wells, soil excavation projects

  • Completion of fieldwork, including groundwater sampling and installation of groundwater monitoring wells, soil characterization and sampling, and soil vapour/indoor air sampling

  • Prepare soil boring log and well construction details

  • Complete site inspections, Phase I/II Environmental Site Assessments

  • Complete aquifer testing, water level measurements, and elevation surveying

  • Perform operation and maintenance on remediation systems; significant decisions and deliverables reviewed by higher level staff

  • Learn and follow standard operation procedures for work assigned, while continues to develop skills

  • Demonstrate ability to analyze field and technical data, and draft technical reports

Your Capabilities and Credentials

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Working knowledge of field sampling techniques

  • Some knowledge of field equipment, GIS-related mobile data collection, reporting software is an asset

  • Show initiative in integrating creativity and innovation in all work tasks

  • Exhibits strong attention to detail

  • Conscientious, organized, and disciplined

  • Good driving record and valid driver’s license required

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, or related field

Minimum of 2-5 years work experience

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 Technician/Technologist

Primary Location: Canada-Ontario-Markham

Other Locations: Canada-Ontario-Stoney Creek, Canada-Ontario-Waterloo

Organization: BC-1221 Environmental Services-ER-CA Ontario GTA

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Oct 5, 2018, 6:36:33 AM

Req ID: 1800016F