Environmental Scientist (Seasonal/Summer)

Wood - Edmonton, AB (30+ days ago)

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Overview / Responsibilities
Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking a Seasonal/Summer Environmental Scientist to join our team in Edmonton, AB.

Key Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will work within the Edmonton Environment Office in the role of an environmental scientist. Primary responsibility will be a field-based project specific assignment supporting ongoing projects. It is expected that a wide variety of both biological, reclamation and assessment/remediation projects will require field support. This role will involve the following:

Participation in project field and office based activities
Participation in all aspects of project safety and tailgate meetings
Provision of technical services related to the assigned project
Skills / Qualifications

The position will require that the successful candidate has a solid technical and/or academic background. Experience within western Canada preferred. Key requirements include experience with some or all of the following:

Demonstrated experience in Alberta environmental protocols and conventions
Based on project assignment, experience in a variety of environmental disciplines
Experience conducting field sampling for wide range of environmental projects
Proven attention to safety and responsiveness to a strong safety culture
Able to demonstrate excellent writing and communication skills

Bachelor’s Degree or technical diploma in a related Environmental Discipline (completed or in progress)
Minimum 0-3 years’ experience, preferably within the consulting, academic or regulatory sector within Alberta or western Canada
Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines
Excellent technical writing skills
Company Overview
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.