AECOM Intermediate Environmental Field Technician in Markham, Ontario

Canada - Ontario, Markham

Job Summary

AECOM is currently recruiting for an Intermediate Environmental Field Technician to work in Ontario. This position will integrate into a well-developed team of environmental engineers and scientists to provide field oversite on Downstream Assessment and Remediation sites. The successful candidate will bring both technical and field experience. This is a full-time position. On average 80% of the work will be completed in the field with approximately 20% in the office. Project sites are located throughout Ontario. The role can be based out of the Markham, Guelph, Barrie or Whitby offices.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conduct Phase 1 and 2 Environmental Site Assessments

  • Managing, planning and conducting remediation and investigations at contaminated sites.

  • Construction management, contract execution, field management, and contractor/ construction oversight

  • Experience with directing heavy equipment and drill rig contractors

  • Full understanding and implementation of ground disturbance procedures/regulations

  • Provide technical expertise and trouble shooting skills in the field for environmental investigation and remediation projects in a site supervisor role

  • Excellence in communication and collaboration skills that facilitate detailed planning, timely decision-making and efficient implementation

  • Demonstrate an understanding of contaminant source identification, fate, transport, and exposure pathways through review of historical data to develop RAPs

  • Maintain positive working relationships with client contacts, suppliers, contractors, engineering consultants, and external agencies

  • Strong team work, able to listen to requirements and work well with others

  • Excellent attention to detail and a thorough approach to work

  • Flexible and hard working

  • Willing to travel within the province/country for work

Minimum Requirements

  • Technical Diploma or Degree in Engineering, Geology/Hydrogeology; Environmental Science; or similar

  • 5+ years of professional assessment and remediation experience

  • Experience in managing, planning and conducting remediation and investigations at contaminated sites

  • Experience in construction management, contract execution, field management, contractor & construction oversight.

  • Able to manage multiple environmental projects and contractors

  • Experience with ground disturbance field protocols and regulations

  • Ability and desire to work onsite for extended periods of time within Ontario

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

  • Experience with remote Northern work, mining sites, and/or work as a Department Representative is an asset.

Preferred Qualifications


What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Sciences

Business Line Environment

Business Group DCS

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 199264BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.