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BluMetric is an environmental company with a conscience and a proven track record. We are growing and with that comes opportunity for bright, passionate, hard-working, highly qualified and talented individuals. Our primary workforce includes scientists, engineers, industrial hygienists, environmental auditors, project and production managers, financial and management systems specialists and support personnel.

Our experience has shown that innovation starts with an idea, an opportunity and a receptive platform. Whether you are a prospective board member, an executive, an aspiring manager or a summer student/intern, we would like to give you that opportunity and hear your ideas.

BluMetric is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarian with Disabilities Act (AODA). Accommodations due to a disability are available upon request.

BluMetric is an equal opportunity employer and we thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

We offer competitive compensation and the opportunity to work in a progressive, stimulating environment. If you are up for the challenge, you can reach our HR department at Careers@BluMetric.ca.

Current Job Opportunities

The Opportunity

BluMetric is looking for full time Water / Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators who will be responsible for the operation of various filtering and chemical treatment processes, and maintaining the water and sewer treatment plant and facilities in accordance with federal, provincial / territorial and municipal legislation, policies and standards. The candidates will also be responsible for trouble shooting and adjusting the Wastewater Treatment processes as required.

Job Responsibilities

  • Operate and monitor computerized control systems and related equipment in chemical dosing and reactor tanks, water filtration clarifier and sludge roll off bins to regulate the treatment and distribution of mine effluent.
  • Complete daily operations monitoring sheets, including parameters to be measured and pH (typical values are between 6.5 and 9), turbidity, and flow.
  • Consistent and accurate operation of chemical dosing systems, and proper performance of clarification and filtration equipment.
  • Regular systems checks to ensure equipment is working correctly and accurately.
  • Collect and test samples of effluent, employing analysis standards and testing equipment, to ensure treated water meets standards.
  • Communicate with supervisors, coworkers, other employees and upper management regarding operations, plant conditions and other essential information.
  • Collaborate with upper management to determine the best practices, equipment, upgrades and other operational aspects to contribute to ecologically friendly, cost effective impacts of the facility’s water treatment.
  • Support environmental department with routine sampling as time allows.
  • Complete annual reports summarizing treatment, operations maintenance and efficiencies of the water treatment plant.
  • Travel will be required, and the position will include rotational work: 2 weeks onsite, 2 weeks out. Work will be conducted at remote mine sites across Northern Ontario, the Northern Territories, and Newfoundland.

Qualifications

  • Education: Graduate from post-secondary training course or diploma in a related field
  • Experience: Minimum 2 Years of water treatment experience or similar transferable experience. Maintenance and operation experience related to water and waste water treatment equipment (Hands on experience is an asset)
  • Other Requirements: Experience with Indigenous/First Nations is an asset

The Opportunity

BluMetric is looking for a full time Financial Accountant in our Ottawa location. As a Financial Accountant, you will play an integral role in the company’s accounting and financial reporting processes. Reporting to the Controller and Manager of Business Intelligence, you will be primarily responsible for the day-to-day accounting and month-end close process to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting.

Job Responsibilities
Include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for month-end/quarter-end/year-end close process, including preparing:
    • Journal entries;
    • Leadsheets and supporting documentation;
    • GL account reconciliations;
    • Ensuring control processes are followed;
    • Detailed variance analysis on balance sheet and income statement accounts;
  • Coordinate with the accounting team to ensure the monthly financial reporting timelines are met;
  • Assist in preparing quarterly and annual audited financial statements;
  • Work closely with AR, AP, and the Project Accounting team to assist with daily transaction entries including batch review and posting;
  • Ensure compliance with the Company's accounting policies and procedures;
  • Support management in completing special projects, ad-hoc reporting and analysis requests and other tasks as assigned;
  • Proactively look for innovative processes & reporting improvements;
  • Other tasks and duties as required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or an equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • A Chartered Professional Accounting (CPA) designation is an asset;
  • Ability to identify, assess and account for complex transactions;
  • Takes ownership of all tasks and work with autonomy;
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines with an ability to manage multiple competing priorities;
  • Strong attention to detail and high degree of accuracy in their work;
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Excel (pivot tables, vlookups);
  • Excellent analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving skills;
  • Strong interpersonal, customer service, and relationship building skills;
  • Strong communication skills. Ability to communicate effectively at all levels, to articulate ideas, and to provide actionable recommendations;
  • Adaptable to thrive in a fast-paced highly transactional environment;
  • Financial reporting experience, including knowledge of IFRS; and
  • Experience with ERP software, Great Plains in particular, is an asset.

BluMetric Environmental Inc. has a major challenge that we want you to solve. We are looking for a bright, energetic, and knowledgeable, intermediate to senior environmental field technician to manage and execute soil and groundwater environmental sampling programs, oversee junior environmental staff, and provide support to senior staff. If you want to work within an engaging, dynamic, and inclusive team environment, and have aspirations to expand your skills, field of expertise, and career, BluMetric is a perfect fit for you.

The Opportunity

BluMetric is looking for an enthusiastic, experienced, detail oriented, and reliable intermediate to senior environmental field technician to work in our Toronto office. The successful candidate will be able to manage and execute soil and groundwater environmental field sampling programs of varying complexity; direct, delegate and oversee the work of junior field staff and provide robust mentoring and training to these individuals. The candidate will need strong communication and organizational skills to be involved with many projects simultaneously. The ideal candidate will also have detailed working knowledge and demonstrable understanding of Phase One and Two Environmental Site Assessments, site characterization, soil and ground water remediation design and implementation, ground water modelling, as well as the ability to contribute to report preparation.

Duties & Job Responsibilities

  • Management, supervision, implementation, and execution of soil and groundwater environmental sampling field programs including soil and ground water investigation, monitoring, and remediation
  • Direct, mentor, train, and oversee junior environmental field staff
  • Support to senior geoscientist, hydrogeological, and engineering staff with on-going projects
  • Factual data extraction, management and appropriate interpretation
  • Contribution to report preparation.

Minimum Experience Requirements

  • Minimum 4 to 5 years demonstrable consulting experience in design, execution, management, and oversight of soil and groundwater environmental sampling programs of varying complexity.
  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience in soil and groundwater monitoring and sampling procedures, borehole drilling, and monitoring well installation, accurate logging of field samples, and the preparation of accurate borehole logs.
  • Knowledge and/or experience in soil vapour, sub-slab vapour, indoor air sampling advantageous, but not a requirement.
  • Robust understanding of basic principles of geology, hydrogeology, and contaminant migration pathways within the natural and built environment.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required, to provide direction, mentoring and support to junior staff, complete diligent field data extraction & evaluation, and de-brief of senior staff.
  • Experience with O. Reg. 153/04, including strong knowledge of requirements for Phase One and Two ESAs, remediation, soil importation, and Records of Site Condition.
  • Familiarity with current Ontario environmental regulations and guidelines related to waste management, air, groundwater, surface water, soils, and/or sediment.
  • Familiarity with current safety regulations and best practices.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to travel locally with occasional overnight travel and flexibility to work outside normal business hours as required.

What BluMetric is Offering

  • An opportunity to work with well-respected professionals in the Toronto area
  • Potential leadership and management track position with significant advancement opportunities
  • A friendly work environment
  • Competitive remuneration with ownership options
  • A smaller firm culture with larger firm infrastructure

Submission Requirements

Closing Date: July 17, 2020

Candidates are invited to respond with their Resume and customized Covering Letter in confidence to: careers@blumetric.ca. The covering letter should detail how and why the candidate would be a great new addition to the BluMetric Team. All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

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