Job Title Environmental Risk Assessment Specialist

 
2016/09/15Engineering Consulting
Environmental Risk Assessment SpecialistCivil
Toronto or Burlington, OntarioQPRA - Qualified Person for Risk Assessment
Our client is looking for a QPRA certified Environmental Risk Assessment Specialist to join their team in either their Toronto or Burlington, Ontario offices!

Duties and Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
• Prepare environmental risk assessment reports
• Conduct human health and ecological exposure modelling
• Maintain knowledge of current science and relevant regulatory/guidance documents
• Provide technical guidance to team members involved in environmental site assessment.

Required Skills and Qualifications will include:
• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a related field of study such as toxicology, ecology, geology, environmental chemistry, or environmental engineering
• Registration with the Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change as a Qualified Person for Risk Assessment (“QPRA”) per Section 6 of O. Reg. 153/04, or the ability to become registered within a reasonable time frame
• 4-8+ years of progressive experience in environmental engineering or science
• At least 2+ years of direct experience in completing human health and/or ecological risk assessments to support Records of Site Condition in either a consulting or regulatory setting
• Proven ability to work within quality/budget/schedule expectations
• Strong math and logic skills, with a good understanding of statistics
• Strong organizational and time management skills
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Knowledge and experience in completing Phase One and Two Environmental Site Assessments, soil vapour sampling, and similar investigations would be considered an asset.

Our client is a top Canadian engineering firm specializing in environmental consulting. With almost two decades in business, our client has successfully completed 1000s of engineering/environmental projects, with more growth on the horizon.