Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is seeking to recruit a Junior Environmental Engineer / Geoscientist with experience in conducting environmental site assessment and remediation projects to be located in our Fredericton, NB office.
Assignments of limited scope and complexity; work supervised in detail; may give guidance to junior professionals or more junior technician staff; generally more than two to three years experience post Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combinations of graduate level degree and industry / consulting experience. Industry experience includes (but not limited to) hazardous materials assessments including mold & asbestos assessment and abatement, contaminated site investigations including Phase I, II and III Environmental Site Assessments and remediation projects. Additional experience in air quality assessments and human health and ecological risk assessments would be an asset.
Incumbent must exhibit basic orientation, training and experience in the nature of the consulting business, i.e., how to be a consultant, how to write proposals, reports, client correspondence and internal documents, and how to gain familiarity with the standard procedures and practices associated with their discipline. Typical project assignments include collecting or compiling data, either in the field or from published and unpublished materials, entering data into and extracting data from standard computer programs, and researching the more complex regulatory or technical requirements. Incumbent may be required to travel to field assignments. All work performed by the incumbent will be under the supervision of the project manager or senior staff member.
Performs increasingly complex field sampling observations and data collection assignments under limited supervision of more experienced field personnel
Compiles information from reports and published documents. Evaluates and / or analyzes the compiled information following standard methods or specific instructions
Reviews client documentation and / or assesses existing site
Performs increasingly complex, non-routine calculations. May input data into and / or run advanced computer programs under supervision
Recognizes and identifies discrepancies in results obtained in such assignments and follows up through a series of related steps or procedures. Suggests solutions on unresolved situations and / or activities to the project manager
Prepares complete drafts of routine technical reports or portions of more complex documents, manuals and field reports, subject to review and approval by the project manager
Under guidance of the project manager or senior staff, represents Amec Foster Wheeler and interacts in a professional manner with client and subcontractor representatives while on field assignments
Responsible for ensuring the Firm’s administrative and financial policies and procedures as well as the methods and procedures specific to his / her specific discipline are followed
Understands and applies safety requirements in the field
May be responsible for reviewing client documents or assessing existing site conditions on routine projects or under routine circumstances
Coordinates with subcontractors (such as analytical laboratories and drillers) while performing office assignments
Attends client meetings with project manager and other project personnel as directed
Participates in proposal preparation: performs calculations, gathers and reviews information and / or to prepares sections of proposals, subject to review and approval of the project manager
May prepare technical papers for publication and / or presentation.
May assist in training personnel on use of field equipment or collection of field and / or laboratory data
Current registration or eligibility for registration as a P.Eng. or P.Geo.Demonstrate knowledge and experience in Federal and Provincial contaminated sites legislation, regulations and processes
Experience with desktop and industry-specific software required
Hands on knowledge on the use of field equipment
Must have strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to communicate clearly with on-site contractors, supervisor or project manager regarding work assignments required
Reliability, strong work ethic, and ability to work in a team-oriented environment
Must be well organized, have the ability to manage and prioritize several assignments at one time, deliver on time and on budget
Desire to provide excellent practical client service and a commitment to technical excellence
Valid Driver’s License
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.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.
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