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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, please email your resume titled "LastName,FirstName Resume" with the job title in the subject line to our HR department at Careers@BluMetric.ca.

Current Job Opportunities

Location: Ottawa
Employment Type: Full Time
Employee Referral Bonus: Eligible

The Opportunity

BluMetric (BLM) is currently seeking an Electrical Engineer for the Ottawa, Ontario office. Working in a team environment, you will be responsible for electrical design, quoting, and programming. Work with production and FSR team during installation and commissioning of water and wastewater treatment systems. Develop and conduct maintenance and repair plans of all ancillary equipment used in the operation of water treatment systems. Work with FSR’s and End-users troubleshooting and adjusting the Water Treatment processes as required. The electrical engineer will be responsible for working on systems within our production facility as well as in the field.

Job Responsibilities
In this role, you will have the opportunity to perform and lead highly complex projects. Your Key responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Lead the electrical design, quoting, and development
  • Understand roles played by other disciplines on the project and coordinate and interface with other engineering disciplines
  • Participate in reviewing and checking designs, drawings and data prepared by other engineers or subcontractors
  • Manage budget, scope, schedule, and quality associated with the designated work assignment with minimal guidance and technical oversight
  • Prepare electrical equipment bill of materials (BOMs) for procurement and installation specifications and evaluate technical bids and select equipment
  • Perform special investigations and experimental work as required
  • Provide engineering and field support, including immediate response services
  • Create and review control narratives, wiring diagrams, and schematics
  • Diagnose complex process problems, determines best resolution and execute safe repair
  • Devise new approaches to technical problems
  • Safety: Maintaining a safe working environment by addressing safety issues, keeping up to date on current legislation and safety requirements. Performing risk analysis.
  • Provide support to sales and marketing related to electrical engineering
  • Willing to travel and participate in field installation, testing, and start-up

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
The ideal candidate will be an Electrical Engineer, P. Eng. with a combination of the following experience:

  • Experience programming PLC Controllers (Allen-Bradley, Siemens, Omron) and HMIs
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD and SolidWorks
  • System design, troubleshooting and maintenance experience
  • Experience in electrical codes, standards and criteria
  • Knowledge of a wide variety of Instrumentation in process control
  • Knowledge of telemetry and SCADA systems for remote field control monitoring and operations
  • Demonstrated proficiency in preparation of electrical calculations and SLD’s is desired
  • Makes recommendations based on knowledge and experience
  • Experience with:
    • Pumps,
    • Motors;
    • VFD’s;
    • Electrical Control Panels
    • Industrial Wiring Protocol
    • Programmable logic controllers and software
  • Maintenance and operation experience related to water and wastewater treatment equipment. (Hands on experience is an asset)
  • Directs and oversees routine and advanced technical work performed by others on assigned projects and maintains quality standards of all assigned projects
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Good writing, presentation and communication skills
  • Ability to be an individual contributor and work effectively in teams
  • Ability to travel between 15-25% of the time; duration of travel may vary depending on project and client needs, ranging from a few days to a few weeks. Position may involve a client site assignment lasting several months at a time.
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned, such as research or data collection and entry
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience

Location: Ottawa, Kingston, Toronto, Kitchener or Sudbury
Employment Type: Full Time
Employee Referral Bonus: Not Eligible

The Opportunity

BluMetric Environmental Inc. is looking for a Civil, Geological or Environmental Engineer. This role will focus on the environmental engineering aspects of mine site remediation, waste management and site assessment and remediation projects. The individual will have practical experience and will take the lead on engineering projects working with a diverse group of leading senior engineers. The individual will need strong communication and organizational skills to be involved with many projects simultaneously. Bilingual (French) would be an asset but not required.

Job Responsibilities
Include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop and manage field programs related to engineering design.
  • Complete the design progression from preliminary design through to IFC design.
  • Provide on-site management of projects.
  • Manage and provide technical input of all aspects of the project life-cycle, including but not limited to: define project scope, cost, and schedule for client proposals; planning of work, execution of technical / field programs; design and/or reporting; presentation to client; implementation of recommendations or future needs analysis.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Civil, Geological or Environmental Engineering degree with P.Eng. Designation in Ontario.
  • 3 to 10 years environmental engineering experience.
  • Experience in mine remediation an asset.
  • Experience in solid waste management engineering including: landfill permitting and approvals, detailed design, closure, operations management, and leachate treatment an asset.
  • Experience in costing waste management options (capital, operating, and legacy) an asset.
  • Experience with construction document preparation, specifications, contractor selection, and contractor management.
  • Ability to liaise with sub-contractors on engineering design and contractors on construction projects.
  • Familiarity with current Ontario environmental regulations and guidelines related to waste management, air, groundwater, surface water, soils, and/or sediment.
  • Knowledge of current safety regulations and best practices.
  • Demonstrated professional judgment, consistency, and attention to detail; track record of quality work products.
  • Proficient with computer software, including Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required, including the ability to write polished professional technical reports.
  • Proven project management skills.
  • Ability and willingness to travel to project sites (including northern Canada and Labrador) with overnight travel and flexibility to work outside normal business hours as required.
  • Must hold a valid driver’s license.

Location: Kingston
Employment Type: Full Time
Employee Referral Bonus: Not Eligible

The Opportunity

BluMetric Environmental Inc. is seeking an Intermediate Hydrogeologist to join our team. The successful candidate will provide hydrogeological support to interdisciplinary, multi-office project teams on a variety of innovative environmental and engineering projects.

The successful candidate will be expected to perform a number of tasks that may include the supervision or execution of site characterization programs including contaminated soil and groundwater delineation, hydrogeological analysis, technical report preparation and project coordination/management.

Job Responsibilities
Include, but are not limited to:

  • Design and carry out hydrogeological assessments in support of approvals for rural land development on private servicing.
  • Supervision and/or implementation of field programs including the following:
    • Borehole drilling in overburden and bedrock and monitoring well installation;
    • Soil, surface-water and groundwater sampling; and
    • Aquifer testing (single-well response tests, pumping tests, packer tests).
  • Analyse groundwater, surface-water and soil chemistry data.
  • Analyse aquifer test data including single-well response, constant rate and packer tests using analytical solutions.
  • Interpret hydrogeological data to support conceptual groundwater model development.
  • Prepare technical reports to support permit to take water applications, contaminated site assessments and regulatory compliance.
  • Phase One and Phase Two Environmental Site Assessment for Due Diligence and Record of Site Condition.
  • Manage/coordinate projects.
  • Promote safety culture in all aspects of work.
  • Occasional field work.
  • Support local business development initiatives, client care and proposal development.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Bachelor’s degree in Earth/Environmental Sciences, Hydrogeology, Environmental or Water Resources Engineering, or similar program.
  • P.Geo. or P.Eng. designation, or eligibility to register in the Province of Ontario.
  • 5 to 8 years of relevant experience in physical and contaminant hydrogeology, preferably environmental/engineering 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, preparation of borehole logs and conducting and analysing aquifer tests.
  • Strong technical writing, data analysis, problem-solving and interpersonal skills.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Willingness to occasionally travel locally and domestically.
  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic work environment and manage multiple priorities.
  • Project coordination/management experience an asset.
  • QPESA designation and working knowledge of O.Reg 153/04 – Records of Site Condition an asset.

Location: Ottawa
Employment Type: Full Time
Employee Referral Bonus: Not Eligible

The Opportunity

Blumetric is looking for a full time Water / Wastewater Field Service Representative responsible for the installation and commissioning of water and wastewater treatment systems and maintenance and repair of all ancillary equipment used in the operation of water and wastewater treatment plants. Trouble shooting and adjusting the Water/Wastewater Treatment processes as required. Instrumentation/ PLC experience is required as the position will be responsible for programming controls within our production facility as well as in the field so all systems function as per engineering and customer requirements.

Job Responsibilities
Include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintain, install, repair, setup of process control equipment (I.E. controllers, transmitters, final control elements);
  • Maintain, repair and calibrate instrument equipment;
  • Maintains proficiency in prescribed TSSA, ESA safety procedures, codes and standards;
  • Perform special investigation and experimental work as required;
  • Application and setup of VFD and multi axis servo control systems
  • Interpret electrical schematics and process flow drawings involving blueprints, PLC or DCS systems;
  • Diagnose complex process problems, determines best resolution and execute safe repair;
  • Develop, provide and ensure complete and proper safety clearances and procedures as required;
  • Prepare detailed daily activity log, updates drawings and calibration sheets when required;
  • Detailed teardown and repair of control valves, actuators and positioners. Reassembles, tunes and setup associated hardware;
  • Perform simple layouts and fabrications to install or upgrade instrument hardware;
  • Respond to service calls on all water and wastewater systems, repair, replace or adjust components where needed;
  • Work with Production, Testing, Purchasing and Field Start-up to resolve questions/issues that arise
  • Site work travel required for commissioning and troubleshooting. Typical travel can be expected up to 50% and sometimes on short notice.
  • Creating HASP prior to site work

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • College Diploma in Electrical/ generator/PLC Instrumentation or equivalent in experience
  • Program Allen-Bradley, Omron and Siemens PLC's and HMI’s
  • Two years of experience (minimum) in a process dependent industry, preferably in a water or wastewater treatment plant.
  • A valid Ontario unrestricted G class driver’s license (or provincial equivalent) with no more than 6 demerit points accumulated and have own transportation.
  • Must have a valid Passport and the ability to travel internationally.
  • Minimum Reliability Status security clearance or ability to get.

Location: Ottawa
Employment Type: Full Time
Employee Referral Bonus: Not Eligible

The Opportunity

BLUMETRIC is looking for an enthusiastic, detail-oriented, and reliable Hydrogeologist or Engineer to work in our Ottawa office. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and technical skills and technical writing abilities. Knowledge of drilling supervision, monitoring well installation and development, groundwater and surface-water sampling, and aquifer test implementation and analysis is considered an asset. They will be expected to perform tasks that may include the execution of site characterization programs, technical report preparation, and data analysis and management using MS Excel. Bilingualism (English/French) would be an asset.

Job Responsibilities
Include, but are not limited to:

  • Work as part of an interdisciplinary project team in both the field and office settings 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.
  • Technical report writing.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • The ideal candidate will have their B.Sc. in Earth or Environmental Sciences, or a B.A.Sc./B.Eng. in civil, geological or environmental engineering and be on track to become a P.Geo. or P.Eng.
  • Experience in the characterisation of soils, surface water and groundwater.
  • 1 to 4 years of relevant experience to support environmental geosciences and engineering projects for industrial, private, and government clients, preferably consulting would be considered an asset.
  • Knowledge of geology, physical and chemical hydrogeology including contaminated site investigations, delineation, and remediation.
  • Relevant experience may 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 essential.
  • A valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle.
  • Ability to travel domestically.
  • Ability to work independently both in the office and in the field.
  • Positive attitude, teamwork and ability to problem-solve is essential.

Location: Sudbury
Employment Type: Full Time
Employee Referral Bonus: Eligible

The Opportunity

BluMetric is actively seeking a dynamic Project Manager to join our growing management team. The Project Manager is the primarily responsible for planning, executing, and delivering corporate projects on time, within budget, and in accordance with specifications. To achieve these important goals, the Project Manager will define project requirements and scope, acquire project resources, and supervise the efforts of project team members. Efficient delivery of project deliverables, effective quality control, clear communication of expectations to stakeholders, and upward reporting to the Project Management Office (PMO) are critical tasks that must be performed throughout each project lifecycle.

This ideal candidate for this role is an experienced and capable Project Manager with the ability to manage the entire lifecycle of the company's project portfolio, ranging from strategic planning initiatives to tactical activities. Demonstrated experience in development of Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), scheduling and schedule analysis, cost estimating and cost control, budget development, reporting and record/document control is an asset. Strong organizational, interpersonal, problem solving, and analytical skills and strong business acumen are essential for this role.

This position can be based out of our Sudbury, Ontario office locations and includes business travel.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering, or a related Construction Management field is preferred.
  • Certification in PMP, CCE, PgMP, or a related certification is required.
  • 3-7 years of direct work experience in Project Management with demonstrated success in project delivery and execution of Project Management methods.
  • Demonstrated experience in development of Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), scheduling and schedule analysis, cost estimating and cost control, budget development, reporting and record/document control.
  • Proficient in common desktop packages, i.e. Word, Excel, MS Project.
  • Well developed problem-solving skills and the ability to develop conceptual alternatives.
  • High degree of resourcefulness, flexibility, and adaptability.
  • Must have the ability to plan, organize, develop, implement, and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies, procedures, etc.
  • Ability to travel on business is required.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Exception communication skills (written and verbal), bilingualism in French and English would be an asset.

Job Responsibilities

  • Manage the entire lifecycle of the company's project portfolio, ranging from strategic planning initiatives to tactical activities.
  • Coordinate, monitor and control the design and implementation of all new system installations, expansions, modifications, migrations, and so on.
  • Establish a Project Charter for each approved project, defining the projects goals, objectives, risks, assumptions, staffing levels, roles and responsibilities, work breakdown structure, milestones, and deliverables.
  • Conduct cost-benefit analyses, risk analyses, and ROI calculations to determine project feasibility.
  • Manage project activities throughout lifecycle, including the allocation of adequate resources, scheduling, documentation, budget, and other factors necessary for success.
  • Plan all project timelines, milestones, deliverables, and micro-deliverables using the appropriate software tools and/or PM methods.
  • Organize project teams into suitable workgroups and guide the teams throughout their efforts to produce deliverables according to specification.
  • Negotiate with other business units to obtain required skill sets.
  • Establish and deliver mechanisms for tracking project progress and reporting to stakeholders via a formal communications plan.
  • Conduct stakeholder meetings and forums to solicit feedback, input, and expectations; incorporate these into project plans.
  • Establish, implement, and follow a formal change management program.
  • Reallocate resources across multiple projects where necessary; identify and resolve any resource allocation discrepancies.
  • Adhere to established methodologies for project management.
  • Produce regular reports (status, escalations, etc.) on the progress of projects; deliver these reports during regular stakeholder meetings.
  • Track all project costs to ensure completion within budget; procure extra budget funding where necessary.
  • Closely monitor the efforts and billing of third-party workers, such as consultants, contractors, and other specialists.
  • Identify and resolve conflicts within project teams and associate work; create contingency plans to mitigate risk.
  • Manage project dependencies.
  • Conduct project post-mortems to identify areas for improvement; make recommendations based on findings.
  • All other duties as assigned by management.

Location: Ottawa, Kingston, Toronto, Kitchener, or Sudbury
Employment Type: Full Time
Employee Referral Bonus: Not Eligible

The Opportunity

BluMetric is growing! We are actively seeking an experienced Intermediate to Senior Hydrogeologist or Engineer to work within the expanding Mining sector. This position is critical to our mining contracts and can be based in Sudbury, Ontario or one of our other Ontario office locations.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Acting as client and regulatory liaison and providing exceptional client management to existing clients
  • Effectively managing and coordinating a number of concurrent projects, including maintaining project projections, timelines and budget controls
  • Ensuring high-quality technical work, including field methodology, reporting, and client deliverables, as well as mentoring technical staff
  • Complying with Health and Safety protocols and supporting BluMetric’s strong safety culture
  • Managing the entire lifecycle for project portfolios with specific Mining clients, ranging from strategic planning initiatives through project planning, execution, monitoring/controlling and closure
  • Establishing a Project Charter for each approved project defining the projects’ goals, objectives, risks, assumptions, staffing levels, roles and responsibilities, work breakdown structure, milestones, and deliverables
  • Meeting and communicating with clients and subcontractors, including visits to operating mine sites in remote locations
  • Developing and implementing regulatory approval strategies
  • Executing project quality assurance plans and quality control procedures

Key Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Senior-level of experience as a consultant in the mining industry with prior experience and emphasis on mine water characterization and management studies including mine dewatering design, Front End Loading (FEL) process, project delivery and stakeholder engagement, risk assessment, remediation, soil and groundwater management plans, and other due diligence and operational investigations
  • A professional designation (P.Geo. or P.Eng.) and membership to PEO and/or PGO in Ontario is required
  • Minimum of eight (8) years professional experience in progressively more senior positions;
  • Substantial previous experience working for a professional services company with a solid understanding of the support needs of active mining sector clients, specifically within Northern Ontario
  • Experience leading Environmental Assessments and other regulatory approval processes for mining projects of significant size and/or complexity in Canada, preferably in Ontario
  • Strong leadership and business development skills, including significant experience understanding, building and maintaining productive relationships with mining clients
  • Strong experience liaising with government regulatory agencies at the provincial and federal levels
  • Prior experience liaising with Indigenous communities in relation to regulatory approvals processes would be an asset
  • Occasional business travel is required
  • Bilingualism (English and French) is considered an asset

Location: Carp, Ontario
Employment Type: Full Time
Employee Referral Bonus: Eligible

The Opportunity

Blumetric Environmental Inc. is seeking motivated and reliable individual to work as General Production Shop Labourer to assist shop employees and installation crews. The ideal candidate is reliable and must be physically fit as the work involves lifting and maneuvering items within our metal fabrication shop. The Shop Labourer position is full-time within our Carp Production facility. Production hours are from 6:30am – 2:45pm.

Key Skills & Work Experience

  • Experience working with a variety of building materials including PVC, stainless steel, galvanized steel, fiberglass, and wood.
  • Ability to lift 50lbs.
  • Ability to work unsupervised with minimal instruction and as part of a work team.
  • Experience using a variety of shop equipment and power tools.
  • Safety minded and self-motivated.
  • Quick learner with a positive, helpful attitude.
  • Valid driver’s license and access to reliable transportation.

Work Conditions

  • Busy fabrication shop setting.
  • Manual dexterity, walking, and lifting to a maximum of 50 lbs.
  • Interacts with Production and Office staff at the Production facility.
  • Ability to multi-task and adhere to safe work practices.
  • Overtime may be scheduled according to work requirements.

Location: Ottawa, Kingston, Toronto, Montreal, Gatineau, Kitchener, or Sudbury
Employment Type: Full Time
Employee Referral Bonus: Eligible

The Opportunity

Reporting to the VP/Director - Strategic Business Development, the Market Leader is a technical and sales leader of the commercial team driving their Market. You are joining a growth-oriented company and are responsible for building a highly productive sales pipeline that can meet and exceed revenue and margin expectations, including the needs of our existing and new clients. You are accountable for driving BluMetric Environmental Inc. Corporate sales and marketing initiatives through the Commercial and Industrial Market. Duties include profitability, growth, and retention of Clients. This position requires a strong, principle centered leader. You plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the sales activities associated with your Market. Responsibilities will also include planning, organizing, developing, and directing the overall sales and marketing initiatives for the Commercial and Industrial Market in accordance with company policies and procedures, current standards, guidelines, and regulations.

Job Responsibilities

  • Study market research and trends to determine consumer demand, potential sales opportunities and volumes and effect of competitors' operations on sales
  • Develop and implement marketing strategies
  • Plan budgets and authorize expenditures
  • Resolve customer concerns
  • Identify staffing requirements and provide input to hire or oversee hiring of staff.
  • Model and champion BluMetric Environmental Inc. values.
  • Create a safe environment for the discussion and resolution of values-related issues and concerns.
  • Plan, coordinate and implement sales initiatives that include business and customer development in their Market.
  • Attain budgeted revenue expectations. Assure the profitability of the Market is met.
  • Work with the team supporting the Corporate or Market specific initiatives. Lead, coach and motivate team to achieve established goals.
  • Set sales expectations for BluMetric Environmental Inc.'s for their Market.
  • Measure the activities within their Market to assure that their Sales activities will produce intended sales production.
  • Implement and execute the company's marketing strategy and business plans.
  • Work in concert with other department and business segment leaders to assure congruence with sales operations, representing the voice of the Market, the customer, and the interests of the team.
  • Plan, direct and evaluate the activities of Sales initiatives in relevant market and regions.
  • Develop annual budgets and targets.
  • Provide leadership for employee relations through effective communications, coaching, training, and development.
  • Review analyses of activities, costs, operations, and forecast data to determine Market progress toward stated goals and objectives.
  • Complete monthly formal reports of all Market performance.
  • Confer with Director – Strategic Business Development to review achievements and discuss required changes in goals or objectives resulting from current status and conditions.
  • Develop, review, update and implement business strategic planning including sales, financial performance, and new service development.
  • Performs other duties as required

Job Requirements

  • A university degree in a relevant technical discipline
  • Certification in business administration is an asset.
  • A broad range of functional knowledge in their Market particularly with respect to the sales and marketing.
  • Minimum of 10 years experience, including 5 years of sales experience.
  • Minimum of four (4) years management experience
  • Demonstrable experience of developing sales strategy and sales plans linking to the business plan with knowledge of national and international markets
  • Strong working knowledge of motivation, training, appraisal, and general supervisory skills.
  • Leadership ability and team building skills to effectively supervise professional and non-professional staff required.
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.
  • Able to build and maintain lasting relationships with corporate departments, key business partners, and clients.
  • High level of proficiency with Microsoft Office productivity suite.
  • Well-developed problem-solving skills and ability to develop conceptual alternatives.
  • High degree of resourcefulness, flexibility, and adaptability.
  • Must have the ability to plan, organize, develop, implement, and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies, procedures, etc.

Working Conditions

  • Ability to attend and conduct presentations
  • Manual dexterity required to use desktop computer and peripherals
  • Overtime as required
  • Travel will be required

Location: Toronto
Employment Type: Full Time, indeterminate
Requisition #: 9-102
Employee Referral Bonus: Eligible

The Opportunity

BluMetric is looking for an energetic problem solver to provide assistance to field staff, engineers and hydrogeologists. The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, and reliable. They should be able to work independently and in a variety of settings (in and out of the office) and have an aptitude for multitasking. A valid driver’s license and reliable means of transportation are necessary for this position.

Key Responsibilities

  • Use field equipment to monitor ground water levels in monitoring wells
  • Collect water quality samples from ground water monitoring wells
  • Collect air quality samples from indoor air or soil gas probes
  • Document field activities in field notebook
  • Supervise borehole drilling and the installation of monitoring wells
  • Complete basic borehole logs for review by PM
  • Assist in the collection of soil samples for soil quality and provide textural descriptions
  • Assist with aquifer testing
  • Data entry and QA/QC
  • Assist with proposal and report writing
  • Document review and summarize field tasks
  • Arranging rental of appropriate equipment

Qualifications, Education, and Skills

  • Environmental Technician/Technologist College Diploma
  • Knowledge of O. Reg. 153/04 and O. Reg. 406/19
  • Ability to correctly use and check calibration of field equipment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with strong attention to detail and accuracy are essential
  • Experience with Microsoft suite (Word and Excel) – including statistical data manipulation
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety requirements
  • Competence with AutoCAD and/or ArcGIS would be an asset
  • Must be willing to work in variable climatic conditions and be willing to travel to remote locations and work away from home
  • Must have a valid drivers license and reliable means of transportation

Requisition #: 9-101
Location: Whitehorse, YT
Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent
Employee Referral Bonus: Eligible

The Opportunity

Are you passionate about solving important environmental problems? Someone who enjoys doing a variety of rewarding work? Do you have a propensity for developing trusting relationships with clients and members of your community? Enjoy traveling all over Northern Canada? Then BluMetric Environmental is your dream company.

The Environmental Scientist Regional Manager will be responsible for developing BluMetric’s environmental consulting practice in the Yukon and provide support across Northern Canada. This role has the opportunity to grow with the business and take it to new heights while participating in the hands-on operations.

Key Responsibilities

  • execute and manage environmental site assessments, site characterization, soil and ground water remediation design and implementation, ground water modelling
  • prepare proposals and technical reports
  • use your environmental sciences expertise and relationship building skills to grow opportunities within the region
  • Collaborate with department leaders to optimize integrated business solutions and client management,
  • Manage and grow the Whitehorse office
  • Develop relationships within Yukon communities and across Northern Canada

Core Competencies

  • Teamwork
  • Strong Interpersonal Skills
  • Communication Ethics and Integrity
  • Time Management
  • Adaptability/ Flexibility, willingness to take on new tasks
  • Creative and Innovative Thinking
  • Decision Making and Judgement
  • Planning and Organizing
  • Quality Orientation
  • Problem Solving
  • Accountability and Dependability

Requirements

  • Degree in Engineering or Earth, Environmental or Geological Sciences
  • Minimum 5 years environmental consulting or technician experience
  • Experience in environmental site assessments (Phase I, II & III) and the remediation of soils and ground water
  • Understanding of geology, physical or chemical hydrogeology, contaminated site investigations, delineation and remediation
  • Knowledge of and experience in the mining sector is ideal
  • Familiarity with current safety regulations and best practices
  • Business development acumen
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to travel overnight and flexibility to work outside normal business hours as required
  • Extended periods away for project related travel

Location: Whitehorse
Employment Type: Full-time, indeterminate
Employee Referral Bonus: Eligible
Requisition #: 9-103

The Opportunity

BluMetric is looking for an energetic problem solver to assist field staff, engineers, and hydrogeologists for our growing Whitehorse operation. The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, and reliable. They should be able to work independently and in a variety of settings (in and out of the office) and have an aptitude for multitasking. A valid driver’s license and reliable means of transportation are necessary for this position.

Key Responsibilities

  • Use field equipment to monitor ground water levels in monitoring wells
  • Collect water quality samples from ground water monitoring wells
  • Collect air quality samples from indoor air or soil gas probes
  • Participate in site-specific Human and Ecological Risk Assessment (HERA)
  • Document field activities in field notebook
  • Supervise borehole drilling and the installation of monitoring wells
  • Complete basic borehole logs for review by PM
  • Assist in the collection of soil samples for soil quality and provide textural descriptions
  • Assist with aquifer testing
  • Data entry and QA/QC
  • Assist with proposal and report writing
  • Document review and summarizing of field tasks
  • arranging rental of appropriate equipment

Qualifications, Education, and Skills

  • Environmental Technician/Technologist/Monitor College Diploma
  • Ability to correctly use and check calibration of field equipment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with strong attention to detail and accuracy are essential
  • Experience with Microsoft suite (Word and Excel) – including statistical data manipulation
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety requirements
  • Must be willing and able to work in variable climatic conditions, travel to remote locations, and work away from home
  • Must have a valid drivers license and reliable means of transportation
  • Experience in site supervision, or characterization work on contaminated sites for mining and northern projects considered a strong asset.
  • Knowledge of Yukon legislation with relation to environmental compliance considered an asset
  • Competence with AutoCAD and/or ArcGIS considered an asset

Location: Whitehorse
Employment Type: Full-time, indeterminate
Employee Referral Bonus: Eligible
Requisition #: 2-113

The Opportunity

BluMetric Environmental Inc. is seeking an Intermediate Engineer or Hydrogeologist to join our growing Whitehorse operation. The successful candidate will provide hydrogeological support to interdisciplinary, multi-office project teams on a variety of innovative environmental and engineering projects.

The successful candidate will be expected to perform numerous tasks, including the supervision or execution of site characterization programs, contaminated soil and groundwater delineation, hydrogeological analysis, technical report preparation, and project coordination/management.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support hydrogeological and hydrological investigations.
  • Supervision and/or implementation of field programs including the following:
    • Borehole drilling in overburden and bedrock and monitoring well installation;
    • Soil, surface-water and groundwater sampling; and
    • Aquifer testing (single-well response tests, pumping tests, packer tests).
  • Collection and analysis of groundwater, surface-water, and soil.
  • Participate in site-specific Human and Ecological Risk Assessment (HERA).
  • Analyze aquifer test data including single-well response, constant rate, and packer tests using analytical solutions.
  • Interpret specifications outlined in water license and compliance documents and apply them to construction activities.
  • Interpret hydrogeological data to support conceptual groundwater model development.
  • Prepare technical reports to support permit to take water applications, contaminated site assessments and regulatory compliance.
  • Phase One, Two and Three Environmental Site Assessment for Due Diligence, Record of Site Condition, and subsequent Remediated Action Plans.
  • Manage/coordinate projects.
  • Promote safety culture in all aspects of work.
  • Support local business development initiatives, client care, proposal development and communications with regulators and stakeholders.
  • Ability to spend long periods of time conducting fieldwork in variable climate conditions is required

Qualifications, Education, and Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in Earth/Environmental Sciences, Hydrogeology, Environmental or Water Resources Engineering, or similar program.
  • P.Geo. or P.Eng. designation, or eligibility to register in the Yukon Territory
  • 5 to 8 years of relevant experience in physical and contaminant hydrogeology, preferably environmental/engineering consulting.
  • Experience in site supervision, or characterization work on contaminated sites for mining and northern projects considered a strong asset.
  • 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, preparation of borehole logs, and conducting and analyzing aquifer tests.
  • Strong technical writing, data analysis, problem-solving and interpersonal skills.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Willingness to occasionally travel locally and domestically.
  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic work environment and manage multiple priorities.
  • Project coordination/management experience an asset.
  • Knowledge of Yukon legislation with relation to environmental compliance considered an asset
  • QPESA designation considered an asset.
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