At Golder, we thrive on challenges.
Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture.
Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?
Golder has a new opportunity for a Waste Engineer in Training to join our Waste team based in Ontario.
An overview of your role will include:
With support from our waste group leaders and staff in Ontario, you will support our waste practice, assist our waste engineers to provide services to our clients and to execute the team strategies. You will have a broad range of work duties of landfills and waste management facilities including proposals, project management, assessment, design, permitting, tendering, contract administration, project implementation, construction quality assurance, environmental monitoring, and remediation. Depending on market conditions and projects, specific duties will include, but are not limited to:
Working on projects for landfills, waste management facilities and involvement in waste planning projects;
Assisting with the assessment, design, approval, construction, monitoring, operation and maintenance of landfills and waste processing and transfer facilities;
Participating in groundwater, soil gas, surface water and soil sampling and testing at landfills;
Assisting engineers with procurement and review of contractor bids for landfills and waste management contracts;
Participating in landfills and waste management projects including, but not limit to, design and approvals, tendering, contract administration, and construction quality assurance;
Overseeing contractors involved in the construction of landfills and associated civil structures to confirm the work is being completed in accordance with the contract specifications;
Helping to prepare proposals to obtain additional work;
Participating in office and project duties such as data management, analysis and interpretation of chemical, hydrogeological and geotechnical data, report preparation and other general office duties;
Demonstrating competent and professional skills in providing services to our waste clients in the public and private sectors with waste management facilities and programs;
Assisting other team members to assess opportunities and engage waste management practice connected to climate change initiatives including greenhouse gas reduction; and
Following safe work practices in accordance with our site specific Health & Safety plans.
You will have a background in:
A minimum Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering; a post-graduate degree is an asset;
University level courses in waste management and/or related geotechnical or engineering areas including geosynthetics, stormwater management, hydrogeology, waste management and landfill gas management is an asset;
University level courses in environmental engineering and/or geochemistry (preferably aqueous) relating to groundwater and soils is an asset;
Eligible and working toward registration as a Professional Engineer of Ontario (registered P.Eng.);
One or more years of experience in the waste management industry is strongly preferred; consideration will be given to candidates with less experience in waste management, but proven strong records of experience in other areas;
Excellent and demonstrated written and verbal communication skills – an ability to write and express clear and concise information is key to this role;
Successfully participating in projects with minimal supervision;
Writing engineering specifications, operation and maintenance manual, and reports on assessment, design, environmental monitoring, and/or construction quality assurance, and these experience for landfills and waste management facilities preferred;
Civil/geotechnical/environmental engineering design and/or construction quality assurance field experience;
Design and/or construction quality assurance field experience in landfills and waste management facilities is an asset;
Knowledge of the Ontario regulations and guidelines on waste and waste management facilities is preferred;
An interest in business development and in establishing and maintaining good client relationships;
Ability to understand engineering drawings, take-offs, specifications, construction contracts, and regulations;
Willing to work outdoors and travel to project sites using own vehicle; and
Demonstrated interest in waste management and diversion industry in Ontario is an asset.
Your benefits at Golder will include:
Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
On the job training, mentoring, and coaching
Global projects and travel opportunities
One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Platinum member status 15 consecutive years
Renowned for technical excellence, Golder, now a member of WSP, is a leading, global consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.
Golder Associates Ltd. is committed to meeting the accessibility needs of persons with disabilities in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA), and all other applicable legislation. Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities upon request.
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Primary Location CA-ON-MISSISSAUGA
Employee Status Regular
Job Posting May 10, 2021, 12:19:16 PM