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Water Resource /Aquatic Scientist

Company: Associated Environmental Consultants Inc.
Location : Edmonton ,AB
Company Profile

We are the environmental division of Associated Engineering, one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies. An employee-owned, Canadian company, we provide a wide range of environmental consulting services to a client base that is well diversified between public and private sectors. Our environmental science and management services are well integrated with those of our engineering colleagues, providing opportunities to work with talented people across disciplines and throughout western and northern Canada.

Job Description

Your background is in water resources (surface water hydrology, aquatic sciences or water quality, with experience in environmental assessment/water resource/water quality studies) as part of multi-disciplinary teams.  You have experience managing projects and can apply Alberta’s regulatory processes to projects across disciplines and client sectors.  You have a critical mind for business strategies, and proven abilities to generate work and new opportunities. 

We offer a culture that promotes entrepreneurial spirit within the stability of a well-established company. Our growing Edmonton office provides many professional development and advancement opportunities for those with an aptitude for consulting.

Responsibilities will include the following:
• Serving as the technical lead and/or Project Manager on projects within the fields of water resources and environmental assessment
• Generating new business opportunities and maintaining client relationships in the industrial, municipal, and commercial sectors
• Contributing to and leading multi-disciplinary projects, and working closely with other aquatic professionals
• Supporting the development of the team and mentoring staff
• Working with a dynamic team of environmental scientists and engineers

Candidates should have the following qualifications:
• Bachelor or Masters degree in a relevant discipline (e.g. aquatic sciences, water quality, physical geography, earth science, or hydrology)
• Scientific background with experience in environmental assessment, water resources/quality management, and/or watershed planning
• Registration with a professional organization in Alberta
• Minimum 8 years' post-graduation experience in environmental consulting
• A demonstrated leader with a track record of work winning and contributing to the growth and sustainability of a team 
• A strong understanding of relevant provincial and federal legislation, regulation and permitting processes

Please submit your cover letter and resume to:
Human Resources
Associated Engineering - Associated Environmental Inc.
500, 9888 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, Alberta, T5J 5C6
E-Mail: hr-env@ae.ca
Please include position title and location in the subject line if you are e-mailing your application. We thank all applicants, but will only contact those candidates selected for interviews.
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AE is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and members of the LGBT community to apply. For applicants with disabilities, accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. We are also committed to protecting the privacy of your personal information and as such, it will be used for recruitment and employment purposes only.