Environmental Manager

Kiewit

Burnaby, BC, Canada

Full time

May 15

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About the job

Requisition ID: 117972

Job Level: Mid Level

Department: Environmental

Market: Transportation

Employment Type: Full Time

Position

Overview

We are currently looking for an onsite Environmental Manager who will lead and oversee the environmental management practices of a construction project. This is an exciting position where you will not only ensure compliance with legal and contractual environmental requirements for the project but also contributes to Kiewit’s enduring dedication to corporate social responsibility.

Our mission is to make a difference and we offer opportunities for you to make one too through our construction operations. Whether we’re boring tunnels through mountains, turning rivers into energy or building bridges that connect communities, we depend on our passionate, skilled, and safety obsessed construction professionals to get it done right. You bring your big ideas, commitment to top quality, and an unwavering work ethic. In return, we offer huge career and travel opportunities and the satisfaction of building the next big thing from the ground up. There’s a reason Kiewit attracts the best: we offer fast-paced excitement and fulfillment you won’t find anywhere else.

District Overview

Eastern Canada District's projects include highways, bridges, mass transit, mine site development & open pit operations, hydroelectric powerhouses, wind-power plants, dams & industrial. The serve the construction and mining industries and operates in Eastern Canada.

Location

This position will begin based out of British Comlumbia and would typically involve travel and relocation throughout your career.

Responsibilities

Perform regulatory research to determine compliance requirements with all permits and ensuring compliance with environmental legislation.

Leading the implementation of environmental policies and practices

Conduct self-inspections, testing and/or auditing to closely monitor Contractor performance during construction.

Review and understand the Project Environmental Reference Documents (ERDs).

Develop and implement the Contractor Environmental Execution Plan (CEEP) and Contractor Reclamation Execution Plan (CREP) to meet Project Environmental Requirements.

Ensure environmental mitigation is correctly implemented in a timely fashion during construction. Ensure appropriate mitigation response options are applied in a timely manner where environmental events or deficiencies are encountered, to protect the environment and prevent unnecessary construction delays.

Coordinating all aspects of pollution control, waste management, recycling, environmental health, conservation and renewable energy

Training staff at all levels in environmental issues and responsibilities

Complete weekly and monthly environmental reporting and ensure that the Project is provided with a look-ahead schedule to allow for resource planning.

Carrying out impact assessments to identify, assess and reduce an organization’s environmental risks and financial costs.

Respond to project requests and needs for assistance with environmental compliance.

Negotiate environmental service agreements and managing associated costs

Develop and deliver Contractor General Environmental Onboarding program. Ensure that all Contractor personnel receive that the appropriate level of Environmental training.

Qualifications

B.Sc. in Environmental Engineering, Environmental Sciences (or equivalent) OR Diploma related to Environmental Science (or equivalent). A professional designation would be an asset

10-15 years of experience, or equivalent, in the petroleum and/or environmental industry.

Experience working on large pipeline construction projects, working collaboratively in a project team to maintain a coordinated approach to managing environmental issues.

Experience in building and managing technical teams.

Experience in technical writing and review.

Effective written and verbal communication skills.

Experience with the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Strong organization/time management skills.

The ability to work independently as well as part of a team.

Uncompromising attitude toward safety

Willingness and ability to relocate, long term, to job sites

We believe in equal opportunity in employment practices without discrimination, and comply with all laws regarding human rights in the provinces where we operate.

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