AECOM has an immediate need for an Environmental Scientist/Intermediate Project Manager for our office located in Calgary, Alberta. This role is part of a team focused on assessment, remediation and reclamation of complex contaminated sites for an upstream oil and gas clients.
The Environmental Scientist will be responsible for managing the field program associated with a group of upstream oil and gas remediation and reclamation projects in Western Canada with up to 30% field work each year. This position will integrate into a team of environmental engineers, scientists and field technicians to provide leadership to junior level field staff on an established program.
The appropriately qualified candidate will provide outstanding field coordination skills with a focus on field planning and co-ordination and will develop, guide, and mentor less experienced staff. The work requires technical knowledge of the areas of soil science, remediation techniques, reclamation and provincial contaminated site regulations. The position will include office project duties and a field work component.
Other responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
+ Supervising and coordinating assessment and remediation field projects.
+ Generation of safety documentation and dissemination of safety culture to subcontractors.
+ Responsible for compliance with all AECOM field supervisory requirements and AECOM and Client safety requirements.
+ Accountability for project performance and compliance with project delivery expectations.
+ Demonstrating creativity, foresight, and mature judgment in anticipating and solving both routine and unusual field-related technical problems.
+ Mentorship and development of junior field staff.
+ Reporting of field findings including selection of applicable guidelines.
+ Junior project management duties such as cost tracking, invoicing, KPI tracking etc
+ Bachelor of Science or Engineering Degree, or Diploma with equivalent experience.
+ 6+ years of relevant professional experience
+ Experience with Phase I, II and remediation field programs.
+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
+ Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
+ Strong Client management skills.
+ Ability to manage time effectively and competing deadlines.
+ Excellent knowledge of Excel and Word, GINT considered an asset.
+ High capacity with a can-do, positive attitude and an ability to work in a fast-paced, challenging environment.
+ Experience with reclamation programs considered an asset
+ Experience with Environmental Site Assessments, including soil assessments, groundwater and surface water monitoring.
+ Understanding of Alberta Tier 1/2 and CCME guidelines.
+ SST, risk assessment and/or in-situ treatment experience considered an asset.
+ Experience with British Columbia and Saskatchewan regulations considered an asset.
+ P.Biol., P.Ag, P.Eng., or P.Geo. registration an asset.
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