Project Manager – Environmental Scientist
City : Edmonton, AB
Category : Environment - Remediation Program Mngt (RPM)
Industry : Engineering
Employer : WSP
EDMONTON And CALGARY
We are a global leader in the Earth and Environment sector. Globally headquartered in Montreal, where it all began, we proudly serve communities from coast to coast and beyond. We have over 14,000 multidisciplinary professionals worldwide collaborating daily to protect and conserve natural landscapes, create firm foundations for communities to stand on, and champion sustainable development to combat climate change.
As part of the team, you will have access to an unparalleled network of resources, expertise, and endless opportunities to collaborate on exciting projects with diverse teammates from marine biologists to geophysicists to geotechnical engineers and more.
At WSP, we're continuing to grow and develop our expertise in [XXXX], operating as a trusted advisor and technical expert on engineering design challenges for our clients across multiple industries. Our team is growing, and as a result we're adding [XXXX] to our group. As part of the [XXXXX] team in Ontario, you'll be responsible for driving forward our ambitious plans to enhance our [XXXX] service offering in the province through your work with a close-knit team of engineering specialists, professionals, and technical staff.
- We value and are committed to upholding a culture of Inclusion and Belonging
- Our Flexible Work Policy – we recognize the importance of balance in our lives and encourage you to prioritize the balance in yours. We will support you on and off the job so you can be fully present in both your work and home lives.
- Our Hybrid Work Policy - a combination of in-person and remote working, enables us to purposefully think of how we work, who we need to work with, and where the work should be done.
- A Canadian success story - we're proud to wear the red and white of this beautiful country and show the world what Canada has to offer.
- Enhance the world around you - from the environment to the highways, to the buildings and the terrain, WSP is the fabric of Canada.
- Outstanding career opportunities - we're growing and pushing ourselves every day to be greater than yesterday - we're open to your ideas and trying new things.
- A phenomenal collaborative culture and a workforce filled with genuinely good people who are doing humbly important work. Come find out for yourself what it's like to be a part of our journey.
We offer attractive pay, flexible work options, a great corporate culture, comprehensive and employee-focused benefits including virtual healthcare and a wellness platform as well as great savings programs, and a clear vision for the future.
A day in the life:
- You participate in a team environment, work closely with Project Coordinators, other Project Managers, Senior Project Directors/Technical Leads and Field Technicians/Scientists/Engineers
- You prepare Health and Safety plans and Emergency response plan
- You prepare proposals and cost estimates, schedule field staff and subcontractors, compile data for, and write, reports including preparing conclusions and recommendations
- You are responsible for project accounting, tracking and reporting requirements to the terms of reference under WSP’s Master Services Agreements
- You train junior staff in environmental practices including Phase I and II ESAs, drilling, surveying, groundwater sampling, oversight of remediation etc. as well as on site specific health and safety
- You interface with clients to ensure needs are met and projects/proposals are moving forward - Work with other members of the team to ensure provision of the support necessary for completion of projects
- You work with and provide support to other members of the Contaminated Sites Management Group in sharing health and safety, project management, project completion and client service responsibilities
What you'll bring to WSP ...
- University degree in engineering or natural/earth sciences
- Minimum 5 years of experience in contaminated site assessments and conceptual site models of Upstream oil and gas sites
- Sound understanding of the need for health and safety procedures in the workplace/Possess a safety conscious attitude
- Strong field experience and willingness to work in the field on projects as needed
- Understanding of the Alberta Environmental regulations such as Tier 1 and Tier 2 guidelines,
- Professional designation is preferred