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Senior Environmental Engineer/Scientist (Site Investigation and Remediation)

Company: Stantec Consulting
Location : Regina,SK
Company Profile

We Design With Community In Mind

Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That’s why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they’re our communities too. This allows us to assess what’s needed and connect our expertise, to appreciate nuances and envision what’s never been considered, to bring together diverse perspectives so we can collaborate toward a shared success.

We’re designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

Stantec trades on the TSX and the NYSE under the symbol STN.

Job Description

Grounded in safety, quality, and ethics, our experts lead their fields and guide our work with rigor, a creative spirit, and vision for growth. We draw from more than 20 technical specialties around the globe and are committed to fostering an inclusive community of diverse talents, backgrounds, and expertise. We’re a place to apply your passion and collaborate with top environmental talents on work that’s critical to our clients and the communities they support. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.

Your Opportunity

As a Environmental Engineer/Scientist with project management experience, your role is to work with general supervision and direction on various sized projects, and as a team member of a larger project under the guidance of a senior engineer. You will participate in the evaluation, recommendation, and specification for engineering principles to select the best plan involving the collaboration with multiple stakeholders and expertise within the company for site investigation and remediation. You will assist in verifying compliance with applicable codes and engineering standards/practices

Your Key Responsibilities


  • Develop, monitor and manage proposals, work plans, budgets, project files and project schedules
  • Manage the following types of projects:
    • Phase I, II, and III Environmental Site Assessments
    • Preliminary and Detailed Site Investigations
    • Soil, groundwater and soil vapor monitoring programs
    • Remediation Programs
    • Emergency Spill response programs
  • Provide appropriate engineering input and a technical overview to design activities residing within or outside the project team (locally, regionally or nationally) where relevant
  • Prepare technical environmental reports, conduct and or lead field work and manage existing and or new projects.
  • Participate in marketing and business development activities and initiatives, contribute to cost estimates of projects in collaboration with all other disciplines
  • Ensure that the deliverables provided to the project are technically accurate, within specifications, scope, budget and schedule, suitable for the intended purpose and in compliance with quality procedures and project plans
  • Interface with other departments, project managers, engineers, clients, sub-consultants and vendors during all phases of projects to ensure a good working interface and accurate exchange of technical data;
  • Collaborate and coordinate with project team to determine and achieve project objectives
  • Participate in regular project meetings
  • Conduct peer and quality reviews on all applicable projects.
  • Working understanding of policies and procedures for HSSE, including client-specific training (as required).

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Solid understanding of the consulting industry in a multidisciplinary environment
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of Saskatchewan's Environmental Code and the Saskatchewan Environmental Quality Guideline
  • Successful experience to initiate and maintain relationships with internal and external staff and prospective clients.
  • Successful experience in client service management, including the ability to interface with clients and to build and maintain lasting, positive relationships.
  • General understanding of all phases of project document production and the relationship between drawings and specifications.
  • Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought.
  • Thorough understanding of engineering concepts and ability to effectively communicate ideas to others.
  • Successful experience in decision making, including making sound defensible business decisions; and identifying, assessing, evaluating and solving complex problems

Education and Experience

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) or Master's degree in Environmental Science, Geology, Hydrogeology or Engineering.
Eligibility for professional registration or licensure with Association of Professional Engineers & Geoscientists (APEGS), Saskatchewan Institute of Agrologists (SIA) or equivalent professional association.
Minimum of 7-10 years of experience delivering technical Site Investigation and Remediation solutions on projects.

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.