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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 Environmental Inc. is looking for an enthusiastic, detail-oriented and independent Environmental Risk Assessor to work in our Toronto, Kingston or Ottawa office. The successful candidate will have excellent technical and writing skills, knowledge of regulations and experience with the O.Reg 153/04, Federal Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) and Risk Assessment (RA) frameworks. We are looking for someone who can contribute to our existing ESA/RA team with a positive attitude, a team-oriented approach to projects and an ability to apply independent problem solving skills to all phases of a job. We need someone with sufficient ESA/RA experience to be able to work independently while also possessing the awareness to know when to ask for help. This is a leadership track position with opportunities for advancement within the company.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Minimum B.Sc. in Earth Sciences, Environmental Science or Health Sciences or related field, with a preference for a M.Sc.
  • A minimum of 5 years of consulting experience in environmental geosciences, environmental site assessment and risk assessment projects for industrial, private and government clients.
  • Solid understanding of contaminated site investigation, delineation and remediation.
  • Demonstrated experience with the Ontario Record of Site Condition Regulation and the MGRA process as well as the Federal (FCSAP) RA frameworks.
  • Demonstrated project management experience.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required; the ability to write professional reports is paramount.
  • Knowledge of other Ontario and Canadian environmental guidelines and regulations.
  • Knowledge of statistical analysis methods is an asset.
  • A valid driver’s license.
  • P.Geo. or Geoscientist-in-Training in Ontario is an asset.
  • Qualified Person, QP-ESA or QP-RA is an asset.

Job Responsibilities include

  • Manage industrial, private and governmental projects including work plan preparation and implementation, field team management, liaising with clients and contractors, schedule and budget management.
  • Management, evaluation and interpretation of data including geology, hydrogeology and chemistry.
  • Report writing (Phase One/Two ESA, RAP, PQRA, DQRA).
  • Risk screening, receptor selection, exposure assessment, risk characterization, conceptual site model development.
  • Statistical analyses.
  • Training and mentoring junior staff.
  • Proposal writing.

The Opportunity

The Professional Services group of BluMetric Environmental Inc. is looking for an energetic Environmental Engineer to further add to the bench strength in the Ottawa Office.

This role will focus on the environmental engineering aspects of waste management and site assessment and remediation projects. The individual will have practical experience and will take the lead on engineering projects. The successful candidate will delegate and oversee the work of field and/or professional staff and provide mentoring to these individuals. The individual will need strong communication and organizational skills to be involved with many projects simultaneously and identify client and business opportunities. Bilingual (French) would be a significant asset.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

  • Civil, Geological or Environmental Engineering degree with P.Eng. Designation in Ontario.
  • 5 to 10 years environmental engineering experience.
  • Experience in solid waste management engineering including: landfill permitting and approvals, detailed design, closure, operations management, and leachate treatment.
  • Experience in costing waste management options (capital, operating, and legacy).
  • Experience with construction document preparation, specifications, contractor selection, and contractor management.
  • Ability to liaise with engineering design sub-contractors on engineering design and construction projects (review of Structural Designs, Costing, and Construction Site Supervision). Specific to specification design review and assessing project implications.
  • 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. .
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required, including the ability to write polished professional technical reports. Bilingual (French) written and verbal skills would be a significant asset.
  • Proven project management skills.
  • Ability and willingness to travel to project sites (northern Canada) and other offices with some overnight travel and flexibility to work outside normal business hours as required.
  • Must hold a valid driver’s license.

Duties & Job Responsibilities

  • Manage and provide technical input of all aspects of the project life-cycle, including but not limited to: identifying clients or business opportunities; define project scope, cost, and schedule for client proposals; planning of work, execution of technical / field programs; design and/or reporting; presentations to client; implementation of recommendations or future needs analysis; and client follow up.
  • Lead Intermediate and Junior professionals on engineering projects.
  • Generate, maintain, and grow client list.
  • Manage projects in accordance with BluMetric Quality Management System (QMS).

The Opportunity

BluMetric Environmental Inc. is searching for an Industrial/Occupational Hygienist for our Ottawa (Carp) office who is ready for a challenge! The individual will work as part of a multi-discipline team of industrial/occupational hygienists and occupational health & safety professionals, delivering quality Industrial Hygiene (IH) / Occupational Hygiene (OH) services to our clients in a variety of sectors, including (but not limited to) manufacturing, industrial, health care, education, mining, construction, and government (federal, provincial and municipal). You must be motivated and client-focused, quality-oriented, and thrive in a high-energy, fast-paced environment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Participate in the full cycle of project management; proposal writing, IH strategy development, supervising field work, analyze results, report writing and review
  • Coordinate and/or conduct qualitative and quantitative worker exposure assessments of chemical, physical and biological agents in a wide variety of sectors
  • Coordinate and/or conduct indoor air quality surveys
  • Assist with development of mould/asbestos abatement specifications and oversee remediation
  • Deliver effective training (and assist to develop) on industrial hygiene related programs and topics
  • Conduct and/or assist with occupational hygiene, health and & safety compliance/conformance and management systems audits
  • Work with the business development team to grow the practice in the company
  • Assist with the development of corporate health & safety from time to time
  • Act as a health and safety resource for others in BluMetric

Qualifications and Requirements

  • An undergraduate or Masters (preferred) degree in Occupational/Industrial Hygiene.
  • Registered Occupational Hygienist (ROH) and/or Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), or working towards.
  • A minimum of 2 years or more of experience; consulting experience is strongly preferred.
  • A strong understanding, familiarity, and appreciation of a fast paced consulting work environment.
  • Ability to adapt behavior, opinions, tactics and strategies to different situations, individuals, or changing priorities.
  • Excellent technical knowledge of the principals and comprehensive practice of industrial/occupational hygiene.
  • Strong exposure judgment and strategic thinking for IH/OH issues with practical solutions.
  • Proficient in the use of IH related equipment such as sampling pumps, sound level meters, dosimeters, and a variety of direct-reading instruments.
  • Familiarity with hazardous materials/ designated substances surveys, indoor air quality and mould assessments, supervision of asbestos and mould abatement.
  • Knowledge of provincial, territorial and federal occupational health and safety legislation.
  • Knowledge and experience with MS Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Highly effective communication skillsets - reading, writing, and verbal.
  • Willingness to collaborate within the team and company
  • Travel and periods away from your normal place of work are required.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Fluency in French and English (spoken and written) is an asset.

The Opportunity

The Engineering Manager will be responsible for providing strong leadership to a multi-discipline team of Engineers dedicated to providing sustainable solutions to environmental challenges. This leadership role, reporting to the Senior Director, Operations is a highly visible position contributing to the company’s direction, positioning, client relationships and employee interactions. The Manager Engineering will also lead the development of engineering standards, quality assurance, process improvements and technical development.

Job Responsibilities
Include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead the Engineering Team with a focus on operational excellence, customer service, continuous improvement, safe operations, collaboration and teamwork;
  • Providing expert, innovative environmental and engineering consulting services;
  • Leverage the firm's key assets, initiatives and cross-functional services to clients and seeks to develop new business opportunities;
  • Manage, business planning and budgeting process for engineering projects;
  • Develop people and processes and also ensure that all projects are completed on time to the highest standards of both quality and customer satisfaction;
  • Oversee all aspects of the engineering team including drafting, scheduling, planning, budgeting, forecasting costs, proposal development, implementation, and report review;
  • Providing technical guidance and subject matter expertise to Project Engineers and Project Managers;
  • Analyze technology, resource needs, and market demand, to plan and assess the feasibility of projects;
  • Responsible for managing and meeting performance targets and initiatives;
  • Develop and implement policies, standards and procedures for the engineering and technical work performed;
  • Addressing issues/concerns regarding contract/proposal offerings and assists in fee negotiations to successfully bring deals to closure;
  • Establishing and maintaining a mentoring relationship with team members to support growth and retention;
  • Conducting career development and performance reviews for team members, providing ongoing support and accountability for achievement;
  • Handling difficult situations with tact and diplomacy to maintain positive working relationships with all internal and external contacts; and
  • Performing other related duties as required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, with a P.Eng designation;
  • Master’s degree would be considered an asset;
  • Five (5) plus years of leadership experience;
  • Fifteen (15) plus years consulting experience;
  • Demonstrated experience in leading project and engineering teams;
  • Possess strong leadership skills and behaviors with an emphasis on efficiency and quality of work;
  • Exceptional communication and problem solving skills with a proven track record of managing financial requirements, deadlines and priorities;
  • The ability to develop, motivate and foster positive relationships with all stakeholders;
  • Superior project management skills including risk assessment and management experience;
  • Industrial or Mining sector experience;
  • Extremely strong written, verbal and communication skills.
  • Experience within wastewater management and mining industry considered an asset.

The Opportunity

BluMetric Environmental Inc. is looking for an enthusiastic, detail-oriented, and reliable intermediate hydrogeologist to join the geosciences team at our Ottawa office location. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and technical skills, knowledge of regulations, and writing abilities. We are looking for a motivated, team-oriented individual who fits our corporate culture, has a great attitude and is a problem solver. This is a leadership track position with significant opportunities for advancement within the company. Bilingualism (English and French) is considered a significant asset.

Job Responsibilities:
Include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage small projects to medium sized projects.
  • Supervise and/or implement field programs including soil and groundwater investigation and monitoring.
  • Evaluate and interpret data including geology, hydrogeology, and chemistry.
  • Data management and interpretation.
  • Proposal and report writing.
  • Training and mentoring junior staff.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • The ideal candidates will have their B.Sc. in Earth Sciences with a preference for an M.Sc. in hydrogeology
  • Candidates must be (or be eligible to be) registered as P.Geo. in Ontario.
  • A minimum of 5 years of consulting hydrogeology experience supporting engineering and environmental geosciences projects for industrial, private, and government clients.
  • Solid understanding of geology, physical (water supply, dewatering, etc) and chemical hydrogeology including contaminated site investigations, delineation and remediation.
  • Experience performing groundwater, surface water and soil monitoring and sampling, borehole drilling and monitoring well installation, logging of field samples, and the preparation of borehole logs.
  • Experience in Environmental Site Assessments (Phase I, II) and Risk Assessment.
  • Understanding of solid waste management site assessments and site design.
  • Experience with all aspects of project management.
  • Knowledge of Ontario and Canadian environmental guidelines and regulations.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required. The ability to write professional reports is paramount.
  • Ability and willingness to travel to project sites (northern Canada) and other offices with some overnight travel and flexibility to work outside normal business hours as required.
  • A valid driver’s license.

The Opportunity

The Environmental Coordinators is in charge of coordinating environmental programs, research, and activities on behalf of Environmental Technicians and Project Managers. Some of the main functions include helping BluMetric maintain compliance with project requirements, government regulations, and interacting with a variety of laboratories and professionals. They also schedule and document environmental efforts, as well as suggest changes to the existing programs to make them more productive.

Job Responsibilities:
Include, but are not limited to:

  • Liaise with lab(s) on coordinating schedules and documenting results
  • Groundwater, soil, and surface-water data quality management and assessment, including selection and application of appropriate regulatory standards and guidelines
  • Occasional groundwater, soil and surface-water sample collection
  • Records review, gap analysis, sampling plan design and implementation, and data management
  • Data table generation
  • Preparation of monthly and quarterly project reports
  • Assist project manager in all administration functions and processes
  • Prepare, organize, and distribute all necessary project materials
  • Review and track project expenses (i.e. invoices)
  • Assist with invoice preparation
  • File preparation for end-users
  • Perform clerical support function and data entry
  • Assist multiple project managers
  • Perform other duties as required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Post-secondary training or college diploma related to environmental sciences, earth sciences, biology or equivalent
  • Minimum 4 to 7 years of experience working within the environmental industry
  • 4 – 7 years working in an administration role
  • A minimum of one year of experience in coordinating of field programs
  • Relevant experience conducting groundwater and surface water sampling
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to manage time and juggle multiple tasks/projects
  • Previous experience with laboratory data management, and groundwater, soil and surface-water sampling
  • Previous experience in an administrative role
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work effectively under pressure
  • Good communication skills and ability to retain detailed instruction
  • Class “G” driver’s license with acceptable drivers abstract

The Opportunity

BluMetric is seeking a temporary full-time Proposal Team Member to work in our Kingston office, to assist with writing, producing and submitting proposals. As a member of the business development group, you will work with a team to develop high quality submissions that will contribute to the health and growth of the company.

Job Responsibilities:
As the member responsible for the submission of proposals, you will be responsible for contributing to and developing complete and compelling documents in response to the requirements outlined in request for proposals. On any given proposal this may include some or all of the following tasks:

  • Conduct a thorough review and analysis of each request for proposal;
  • Identify the critical path and schedule for developing a response;
  • Design a document that addresses all of the required content elements and structure;
  • Work with an identified proposal team, and assume a leadership role for some proposals;
  • Manage all required content elements in accordance with the schedule and ensure that the proposal team is aware of requirements;
  • Create proposal text; adapt existing material and work with the proposal team to develop new material, as required;
  • Interact closely with external project partners to define their contribution requirements and incorporate their contributions;
  • Arrange internal reviews, provide strict quality assurance checks, and edit/proofread;
  • Manage production and ensure on-time delivery:
  • Participate in follow-up and debriefings; and
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in science or engineering field;
  • Minimum five years of experience with technical writing in a science or engineering field;
  • High level of proficiency in English (written and verbal);
  • High level of proficiency in French (written and verbal) is an asset;
  • Ability to work efficiently as a part of a team as well as independently;
  • Ability to multi-task and produce high-quality deliverables under pressure;
  • Ability to lead small project teams;
  • Experience in the environmental consulting field is an asset;
  • Experience in mining and/or industrial fields is an asset;
  • Occasional travel between offices may be required.

The Opportunity

BluMetric Environmental Inc. is busy and looking for a senior civil engineer to work with our amazing team in the Sudbury Office. The individual will have practical experience in site drainage, civil earthworks and underground and overland pipeline design in the mining sector and will be a key leader in mid-sized to large-scale projects.

Job Responsibilities:
Include, but not limited to:

  • Reports to the, Manager, Engineering and leads on-going civil engineering projects.
  • Participate in the training, coaching and development of junior and intermediate engineering staff.
  • Ensure that environment and safety regulatory compliance plans are implemented for all project activities in accordance with applicable regulations, company and client policies and procedures and permitting requirements.
  • Develop, implement and maintain appropriate project communication plans to interface with the client, project staff, agencies and stakeholders.
  • Manage projects in accordance with BluMetric Quality Management System (QMS).
  • Assist in scope definition, planning of work, and coordinate development of cost and schedule for client proposals and projects.
  • Perform other related duties and responsibilities consistent with the position.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Civil Engineering degree with, or eligible to attain, P.Eng. Designation in Ontario.
  • Minimum 10 years civil engineering experience; experience in the mining sector an asset.
  • Solid understanding of civil earthworks, site drainage, geology, environmental works such as interceptor trenches and barrier walls; understanding of hydrology and hydrogeology an asset.
  • Solid understanding of a broad range of remediation technologies including soil and groundwater remediation and in-situ and ex-situ methods; passive and active acid mine drainage treatment an asset.
  • Demonstrated experience managing all facets of environmental remediation including but not limited to remediation feasibility studies, pre-design investigations, and remedial design, remedial systems operations and optimization.
  • Experience designing civil works including retention ponds, pipelines, stormwater conveyances, and pumping stations.
  • Must be able to evaluate requirements and prepare bids and proposals, conduct preliminary evaluations, produce design drawings, prepare technical specifications, prepare permit submittals, and assist in providing bid services and construction monitoring.
  • Experience in costing (capital, operating and legacy) remedial options.
  • Proven project management skills; PMP would be an asset.
  • Familiarity with current safety regulations and best practices related to industrial and mine sites.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required, including the ability to write polished professional technical reports.
  • Demonstrated professional judgment, consistency, and attention to detail; track record of quality work products.
  • Proficient with computer software, including Microsoft Office Suite and Civil 3D.
  • Flexibility to work outside normal business hours as required.
  • Ability and willingness to travel to project sites with some overnight travel and holding a valid driver’s license.

The Opportunity

BluMetric delivers sustainable solutions to complex environmental issues. BluMetric is searching for enthusiastic team players to complement existing staff in our Sudbury office. You will be exposed to a variety of activities that may include environmental site assessment, characterization and remediation primarily within the mining sector. The majority of our work opportunities are within the local Sudbury area and increasingly in northern Canada.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Set up equipment or stations to monitor and collect data
  • Collecting water quality samples from groundwater monitoring wells and surface water locations
  • Groundwater and surface water monitoring for diverse projects
  • Geological and geotechnical drilling supervision and logging as well as monitoring well construction in accordance to Provincial Regulations
  • Collect of soil samples for soil characterisations with respect to drilling and test pitting programs and various other field investigations
  • Assist to further develop QA/QC procedures and company standard operating procedures (SOP)
  • Prepare, implement and supervise various types of aquifer tests
  • Comprehensive documentation of field related activities
  • Prepare and maintain necessary reports and records as required
  • Meet with clients and other stakeholders on site
  • Communicate with site contacts and ensure proper documentation/procedure/safety protocol when working on client property
  • Abiding by site and governmental safety rules and best practises
  • As an intermediate technician you will often be positioned in a supervisory role, working with contract staff members and will be responsible for ensuring compliance with staff on work sites
  • Daily supervision of a junior level staff member who you will be responsible for in regards to safety, learning and development
  • Conduct equipment maintenance and calibration
  • Assist with data entry, compilation, processing and management using Microsoft Word and Excel and/or other specialised programs
  • Perform other duties as required

Educational Requirements:

  • Post-secondary training, diploma or degree related to environmental sciences, earth sciences, biology or equivalent.
  • C.E.T. or Well Technician licenses an asset (or similar experience and/or training leading certification)

Experience Requirements:

  • Minimum 4 to 5 years of experience working within the environmental industry.
  • A minimum of one year of experience in supervision of field programs.
  • Relevant experience conducting groundwater and surface water sampling.
  • Relevant experience an asset in conducting aquifer testing including slug and bail tests, constant head tests and large scale pumping tests.
  • Experience working on construction, industrial and mine sites.
  • Drilling supervision and permitting protocol, as well as fundamental knowledge and experience in geological, structural and geotechnical borehole logging.
  • Construction, maintenance and decommissioning of monitoring wells and surface water stations.
  • Ability to prepare structural and geological cross sections an asset.
  • Experience is an asset in programming, installing and operating down-well logging instrumentation to conduct aquifer tests.
  • Familiarity with the operation of weather and surface water stations.
  • Ability to use RTK technology surveying equipment is considered an asset.
  • Supervising construction activities including road construction, water diversion structures or drill pad building is considered an asset.

Core Competencies:

  • Good working knowledge and use of hand tools.
  • Experience working outdoors and interpreting/referencing maps and technical plans.
  • Basic understanding of survey techniques and remote sensing is beneficial.
  • Highly motivated and capable of working effectively from remote locations
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to work under physically demanding, frequently adverse weather conditions on mine sites and occasionally in remote sites
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Good communication skills and ability to retain detailed instruction.
  • Positive attitude and strong team player
  • Class “G” driver’s license with acceptable drivers abstract.
  • Valid First Aid and Norcat Training is an asset.

The Opportunity

BLUMETRIC is looking for an enthusiastic, detail-oriented, and reliable Engineer or Hydrogeologist to work in our Sudbury office. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and technical skills; knowledge of hydrogeological concepts including groundwater flow and contaminant transport analysis, conceptual groundwater model development, groundwater-surface-water interaction, and aquifer test implementation and analysis; experience with drilling supervision, monitoring well installation and development, and groundwater and surface-water sampling; understanding of groundwater remedial methods for metal-impacted groundwater; and technical writing abilities. They will be expected to perform a number of tasks that may include the supervision or execution of site characterization programs, hydrogeological analysis, conceptual remedial option development and analysis, technical report preparation, and data analysis and management using MS Excel and Access.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work as part of an interdisciplinary project team in both the field and office setting to meet project objectives.
  • Supervision of or implementation of field programs including borehole and monitoring well drilling, soil, surface water and groundwater monitoring, and aquifer testing.
  • Ability to recognise and identify job hazards and work within strict health and safety protocols.
  • Data management and interpretation.
  • Hydrogeological analysis including conceptual groundwater model development and aquifer test analysis.
  • Groundwater remedial option development and analysis.
  • Technical report writing.

Qualifications:

  • The ideal candidate will have a B.Sc. in Earth Sciences/Environmental Sciences or a B.A.Sc. or B.Eng. in civil or environmental engineering and be eligible for future P.Geo. or P.Eng. accreditation.
  • Experience in the characterisation of soils, surface water and groundwater.
  • 4 to 6 years of relevant experience to support engineering and environmental geosciences projects for industrial, private, and government clients, preferably consulting.
  • Knowledge of geology, physical and chemical hydrogeology including contaminated site investigations, delineation and remediation.
  • Experience should include surface-water and groundwater monitoring and sampling procedures, borehole drilling and monitoring well installation, logging of field samples, the preparation of borehole logs, and conducting and analysing slug and bail tests, and pumping tests.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required. The ability to write professional technical reports is paramount.
  • Experience working at mining and mining-related facilities considered an asset.
  • A valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to travel locally and domestically.
  • Ability to work independently both in the office and in the field.
  • Positive attitude, teamwork and ability to problem-solve is essential
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