AECOM Intermediate Environmental Field Technician in Guelph, Ontario

Canada - Ontario, Guelph

Job Summary

AECOM is currently recruiting for an Intermediate Environmental Field Technician to work in Ontario. This position will integrate into a well-developed team of environmental engineers and scientists to provide field oversite on Downstream Assessment and Remediation sites. The successful candidate will bring both technical and field experience. This is a full-time position. On average 80% of the work will be completed in the field with approximately 20% in the office. Project sites are located throughout Ontario. The role can be based out of the Markham, Guelph, Barrie or Whitby offices.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conduct Phase 1 and 2 Environmental Site Assessments

  • Managing, planning and conducting remediation and investigations at contaminated sites.

  • Construction management, contract execution, field management, and contractor/ construction oversight

  • Experience with directing heavy equipment and drill rig contractors

  • Full understanding and implementation of ground disturbance procedures/regulations

  • Provide technical expertise and trouble shooting skills in the field for environmental investigation and remediation projects in a site supervisor role

  • Excellence in communication and collaboration skills that facilitate detailed planning, timely decision-making and efficient implementation

  • Demonstrate an understanding of contaminant source identification, fate, transport, and exposure pathways through review of historical data to develop RAPs

  • Maintain positive working relationships with client contacts, suppliers, contractors, engineering consultants, and external agencies

  • Strong team work, able to listen to requirements and work well with others

  • Excellent attention to detail and a thorough approach to work

  • Flexible and hard working

  • Willing to travel within the province/country for work

Minimum Requirements

  • Technical Diploma or Degree in Engineering, Geology/Hydrogeology; Environmental Science; or similar

  • 5+ years of professional assessment and remediation experience

  • Experience in managing, planning and conducting remediation and investigations at contaminated sites

  • Experience in construction management, contract execution, field management, contractor & construction oversight.

  • Able to manage multiple environmental projects and contractors

  • Experience with ground disturbance field protocols and regulations

  • Ability and desire to work onsite for extended periods of time within Ontario

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

  • Experience with remote Northern work, mining sites, and/or work as a Department Representative is an asset.

Preferred Qualifications


What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 194062BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.