Air Quality Technician – ( 230000DU )
Grounded in safety, quality, and ethics, our experts lead their fields and guide our work with rigor, a creative spirit, and vision for growth. We draw from more than 20 technical specialties around the globe and are committed to fostering an inclusive community of diverse talents, backgrounds, and expertise. We’re a place to apply your passion and collaborate with top environmental talents on work that’s critical to our clients and the communities they support. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.
Stantec is looking to fill the role of Air Quality Technician to join our Environmental Services team. The role could potentially be located in Dartmouth, NS, Fredericton, NB, Charlottetown, PEI or St. John’s, NL.
The job requires a motivated, organized, technically-oriented individual with strong analytical and oral and written communication skills, looking to develop a career in the consulting industry. The successful candidate will work with a team of world-class air quality scientists, engineers and technical specialists in the delivery of consulting services to clients across Atlantic Canada and beyond. Air Quality Technicians also support other environmental field services such as acoustic, aquatic, archeological, remediation field surveys when needed however the primary work would be in stack emissions testing.
Your Key Responsibilities
Plan and conduct field investigations at industrial sites and/or laboratory testing in a professional, safe and organized manner.
Complete equipment maintenance and troubleshooting.
Prepare detailed field notes and technical reports of work carried out.
Communicate effectively with clients, coworkers and contractors.
Be a team player who is comfortable working on multiple projects with tight deadlines.
Be able to accommodate a changing work schedule to meet client needs.
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Ability to complete basic electrical and mechanical maintenance (work with small pumps, fuses, light wiring)
Strong safety culture is required. Valid safety certificates such as first aid, fall protection awareness, H2S Alive or others are an asset
Have excellent organization skills and be able to prioritize work
Have a valid driver’s license, experience hauling a trailer (24 foot utility trailer regularly used for equipment)
Be attentive to detail and committed to quality client service
Comfortable working at heights (including elevated platforms, rooftop locations)
Valid aerial boom lift operators training, experience an asset
Desire and ability to work indoors and outdoors year round as needed
Desire and ability to complete physical labour when needed (equipment set-up at industrial sites, frequent stairs and ladder use)
Willing to travel for work within the Atlantic provinces on a routine basis
Safety training will be provided as needed to the successful candidate
Education and Experience
Diploma in chemical, electrical, mechanical or environmental technology (or equivalent experience). Experience in the field of air quality (stack testing, indoor, ambient monitoring) is considered an asset but not required.
Training is provided however a mechanically oriented and physically fit person is required.
Field work requires frequently travelling with a team of one or two other professionals on projects at industrial sites around Atlantic Canada. These projects can be from 1 day to several weeks in duration.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.
Primary Location : Canada-Nova Scotia-Dartmouth
Other Locations : Canada-New Brunswick-Fredericton, Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador-St. John’s, Canada-Prince Edward Island-Charlottetown
Organization : BC-1214 Environment Services-CA Atlantic Canada
Employee Status : Regular
Job Level : Individual Contributor
Travel : Yes, 75 % of the Time
Schedule : Full-time
Job Posting : Jan 30, 2023, 11:50:48 AM
Req ID: 230000DU
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