Environmental Scientist-HAZ

Mississauga

Job Description

ECOH is currently looking for an Environmental Scientist to join our growing Hazardous Materials team, Mississauga. As an Environmental Scientist, you will perform field site investigations and collect, input, analyze and organize data to assist senior staff in report preparation. You will also perform field monitoring duties, interacting with third party and regulatory agencies to ensure compliance with contract, federal, provincial, and local guidelines.

If you are excited to help build a team of talented people with a variety of skills, abilities and backgrounds and are ready to jump into a fun, dynamic, team spirited environment, then here is what you will be doing.

Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent 

ECOH is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available on request.

Roles & Responsibilities

Here is what you will be doing:

  • Inspection of abatement projects (asbestos, lead, mould) to monitor contractor’s compliance with ECOH specifications, industry standards and applicable regulations.
  • Air monitoring for asbestos and analysis by phase contrast microscopy (PCM). 
  • Other types of air monitoring, including RCS, Air-o-cell, CO2, Temperature and Humidity, etc., as required on a project-by-project basis.
  • Building Surveys for asbestos, mould, and designated substances.
  • Collecting comprehensive field notes and generating client reports from employee notes.
  • Proposal and report writing.

Qualifications

Here are the skills you will possess:

  • A University degree or college diploma in Environmental Science, Architectural Technology, Building Technology, or related discipline. 
  • Related experience in a similar capacity would be considered an asset.
  • Time and resource management- ability to multitask.
  • Willingness to be flexible with hours of work and client demands.
  • Ability to work effectively with fellow staff, project managers, senior management, and clients, demonstrating strong interpersonal skills.
  • Strong written/verbal English communications.
  • Excellent attention to detail (required for field notes, reporting and data collection).
  • Valid driver’s license and adequate insurance is required (work related travel will be compensated).
  • General to advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Programs.