Environmental Scientist - LM&R

Calgary, AB
17 Oct 2018
15 Nov 2018
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Environmental Scientist

Advisian, WorleyParsons Group

Calgary , AB

Advisian is the independent consulting business line of WorleyParsons with more than 3,000 people in 19 countries. We provide solutions for clients in the Hydrocarbons, Minerals & Metals, Chemicals and Infrastructure industries. We have combined the deep technical consulting capabilities of WorleyParsons Consulting, Select and INTECSEA with our existing strategy and management consulting expertise. As part of one of the world’s largest engineering firms, we continue to push boundaries and extend our capabilities globally. WorleyParsons is a company that prides itself on providing safe and high-quality services that exceed our customer’s expectations, which is why we manage some of the world's leading projects. Our aim is to recruit, develop, and most importantly, retain the people who share our vision and strategy.

This is a full-time position located in our Calgary, AB office.

Overall Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities
  • C lean soil survey and soil salvage field and reporting activi ti es;
  • R eclamation Detailed Site Assessments and reclamation monitoring in the field and reporting acti vities;
  • Assist in vegetation /wetland assessments including field and reporting activities ;
  • Participate in Phase 2 E nvironmental S ite A ssessments for contaminated sites, including drilling, borehole logging, soil sampling and reporting activities and g roundwater monitoring programs ;
  • Prepar e supporting documenta tion for reports, quality assessment/quality control of laboratory data ;
  • On-site safety participation and associated document ation;
  • Procurement of project s upplies and contractor services;
  • Supervision of contractors on site ; and
  • Travel as required for various field programs.

  • Technical Diploma and/or B.Sc. or M.Sc. degree from an accredited institution in the dis c iplines of Soil Science, Biology, Botany, Ecology or Environmental Science ;
  • 0 -5 years' experience;
  • Working toward s, or already a member of, a professional organization (e.g. Technologist or Professional ) such as the Alberta Insitute of Agrologists, Alberta Society of Professional Biologists or College of Alberta Professional Foresters;
  • Ability to work challenging and potentially extended field hours u nder varying weather conditions;
  • Strong analyt ical and problem solving skills;
  • Excellent organizational, technical w riting and communication skills;
  • Ability to work within a team environment;
  • Valid class 5 drivers license;
  • Field experience using the Canadian System of Soil Classification is an asset; and
  • Vegetation field survey experience , including taxonomy and species identification including rare plant identification is an asset .

Advisian (part of the WorleyParsons Group) offers an excellent remuneration & benefits package, a friendly, professional, dynamic and flexible work environment along with the opportunity to develop your career prospects within Canada and overseas.

We strive to be an industry leader in health, safety and environmental performance. Our vision is to achieve zero harm to people and assets, and zero environmental incidents. We select people who share our values, beliefs and commitment to this vision and who demonstrate the expected behaviors , competencies and performance associated with their prospective roles within the company.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Advisian (part of the WorleyParsons Group) is an equal opportunity employer.

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