Vertex is currently accepting applications for a contract Junior Environmental Technician in Burnaby, British Columbia. The position is related to a 6-month project located in Burnaby. The ideal candidate will have experience collecting samples and writing reports. The successful candidates will also possess a keen eye for detail and organization, demonstrate strong technical writing skills, and critical thinking. This position reports directly to the Team Lead, Spill Response.
- Diploma or higher post-secondary in Environmental Sciences or related disciplines
- Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills
- Geomatics experience /training would be a strong asset
- Working knowledge of and ability to interpret environmental regulations, guidelines and standards
- Proficient in Microsoft Office with advanced knowledge of Word and Excel
- Demonstrated communication and decision-making skills
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team
- Willingness to work in the office and field for extended periods of time (when required)
- Spill Response activities
- Prepare various environmental reports
- Analyzing data following standard methods
- Collection and documentation of field data; along with field personnel data
- Keep up to date on industry guidelines
- Create high-quality content that conveys technical concepts
- Site visits to conduct file review and/or to complete site assessments may be required
This position will be based out of Burnaby, British Columbia. This position will be field-based.
- Compensation is commensurate with education and experience
With a track record of success, Vertex provides a fast-paced environment where people thrive. We recognize that each member brings a valuable skill-set to the Vertex team and we make health, safety and community well-being a priority by supporting numerous endeavors at each of our locations across North America.
At Vertex, we value teamwork through collaboration and provide support across the entire organization. If you think you have what it takes to play for the Vertex team, please apply.
*We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted*