Environmental Specialist – Infrastructure and Envi #75694

Company: Hatfield Group

Job Description


  • Manage and supervise the environmental management and monitoring components of a portfolio of infrastructure projects.
  • Provide environmental design inputs to the infrastructure development team to ensure compliance with regulatory and project-specific environmental requirements.
  • Play a lead role in acquiring environmental permits, licenses, and approvals from regulatory agencies in support of infrastructure projects.
  • Prepare and oversee the implementation of a range of environmental compliance documents required for project approval and implementation, such as EMPs, environmental protection plans, and environmental work plans.
  • Work with project development teams – including proponents, regulators, designers, and construction personnel – to address environmental management and protection measures during project planning and implementation.
  • Assist with projects in other Hatfield departments including the Environmental Monitoring and Assessment (EMA) and Water Resources groups.


  • Excellent problem-solving skills to ensure compliance through creative solutions within an active construction work environment.
  • Experience working successfully with heavy civil design and construction teams.
  • Experience obtaining permits, licenses, and approvals from local, provincial, and federal authorities in a timely and cost-effective manner.
  • Understanding of pertinent environmental legislation, regulations, and guidance documents to ensure and/or enforce project-specific compliance.
  • Ability to interpret and provide environmental inputs to detailed engineering drawings.
  • Excellent communication (verbal and technical writing) skills.
  • Comfortable issuing stop-work orders and independently implementing controls necessary to protect the environment during non-compliance events.
  • B.Tech, B.Sc., or P. Eng. in environmental sciences, appropriate qualifications for work in Alberta or BC, and at least five years of experience managing environmental aspects of infrastructure development projects.
  • Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC) is highly desirable.
  • Experience interpreting and working with federal and provincial environmental regulatory and permitting requirements associated with infrastructure development projects.
  • Experience working in large, multi-disciplinary teams is essential.
  • Experience managing a range of environmental disciplines (air quality, noise, surface and groundwater quality, soils, vegetation, fish and fish habitat, contaminated sites, archaeology, First Nations, etc.) is an asset.
  • Experience operating in a dynamic consulting environment that requires flexibility and teamwork.
  • Ability/interest to work in the field.

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