Intermediate Environmental Engineer Fredericton, NB 04/06/2019

WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.
We have over 48,000 team members across the globe. In Canada, our 8,000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.
The excellence we bring to our work and to our workplace has been recognized far and wide. We're among the LinkedIn Top 25 Companies two years in a row, one of the Top 100 Sustainable Companies in the World (and among the Top 10 in Canada), and we earned Platinum Elite Recognition through our participation in more than half of Canada's Top 100 Infrastructure Projects .
At WSP :
  • We value our people and our reputation
  • We are locally dedicated with international scale
  • We are future focused and challenge the status quo
  • We foster collaboration in everything we do
  • We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable

Overview of the opportunity:
WSP is currently seeking a strong Intermediate to Senior Environmental Engineer to join our Atlantic Environmental team in Fredericton, NB. Reporting to our regional manager, you will be responsible for providing technical excellence and supporting the growth of our Team in New Brunswick.
Why should you choose WSP?
  • A Canadian success story - a company that grew from humble roots in Quebec to a global, multinational powerhouse with over 48,000 employees worldwide;
  • Impact 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 we were yesterday, for our employees, future employees, and our fellow Canadians, we're open to your ideas and trying new things that will challenge the status quo and raise the bar higher;
  • A phenomenal collaborative culture and a forward-thinking 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.

What you can expect to do here:
  • You will manage of a broad range of environmental projects, focusing on the assessment and management of contaminated sites;
  • You will apply expert knowledge of Atlantic RBCA, CCME, and other relevant guidelines pertaining to soil, groundwater and air quality;
  • You can expect to designing and implement business development strategies;
  • You will be responsible for managing personnel, projects, and clients simultaneously while fostering a workplace that adheres to WSP's core values;
  • You will represent company projects to stakeholders including regulators, industry groups, environmental groups, landowners, First Nations, and the public;
  • You will be collaborating with other managers and team members on multi-disciplinary projects, including working closely with our engineering colleagues;
  • You will participate in the on-going improvement of company policy, procedures and protocols (office, field and safety);
  • You may assist in recruiting additional team members, as required;
  • Other duties as assigned/required.

What you'll bring to WSP:
  • You'll ideally have a Bachelor's degree in environmental engineering or geoscience;
  • You will bring a strong intermediate to senior level of related work experience;
  • You will have some previous experience in environmental consulting and project management;
  • You will have previous experience in environmental consulting and project management;
  • You are registered as a a P.Eng. or P.Geo with a license to practice in New Brunswick;
  • You are able to travel to the field periodically for safety auditing and senior site supervision;
  • You'll be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) applications and AutoCAD;
  • You'll have honed your strong report writing skills and verbal communication in English;
  • You will be a stickler for details, especially when it comes to documentation;
  • You'll be enthusiastic, resourceful, organized, and detail oriented;
  • You have excellent interpersonal skills and have the ability to communicate effectively and to proactively respond to time-sensitive issues;
  • You're self-motivated and are an independent worker who enjoys autonomy, but also having a team to lean on;
  • You're a logical thinker and will bring practical solutions to field challenges;
  • You have a flexibility to work on a wide variety of projects, tasks and assignments, responding easily to changing priorities;
  • You'll ideally have a vehicle with appropriate insurance coverage and hold a valid Driver's License.

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).
WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.
WSP Canada Inc.
Fredericton, NB
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