Golder Associates Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) Practitioner (senior) in ST CATHARINES, Ontario

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder has a new opportunity for an Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) Practitioner with a specialization in successfully leading projects in the infrastructure sector; specifically, road, rail and transit projects to join Golder on a full time basis.

Delivery of a variety of ESIA’s to our clients is a major and rapidly growing service within Golder. We are seeking a highly successful, enthusiastic and ambitious individual join our team. You will manage ESIA studies and grow our infrastructure environmental services.

An overview of your role will include:

  • Project management of a variety of ESIAs within the transportation sector; ensuring that high-quality deliverables are provided within budget and on schedule

  • Technical proficiency in writing and reviewing ESIA reports and related deliverables

  • Leading all project related communications within multi-disciplinary technical teams, the public, Indigenous communities and key regulatory stakeholders

  • Leading all client communications, providing guidance on requirements related to ESIAs and managing client expectations

  • Building strong, lasting relationships with clients, and developing new business opportunities in the transportation infrastructure sector

You will have the following skills and qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental planning, Urban planning, Environmental Engineering, or similar relevant technical profession

  • A minimum of ten (10) years of ESIA experience

  • A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in successfully managing ESIA studies and leading multi-disciplinary technical teams and sub-consultants

  • Professional experience working on ESIAs related to transportation infrastructure projects, including but not limited to the Transportation Project Assessment Process, Municipal Class EA, and/or Ministry of Transportation of Ontario (MTO) Class EA for Provincial Transportation facilities

  • Effective communicator of technical project related information with the public, Indigenous communities and key regulatory stakeholders

  • Professional experience in writing proposals, technical memos, letters, presentation materials and environmental reports; a writing sample will be required

  • A strong understanding of the Canadian and/or Provincial ESIA legislation

  • Successful track record of marketing consulting services

  • MTO Registry Appraisal and Qualification System (RAQS) certification, or the capacity to be certified

  • Professional designation in their associated field (i.e., RPP, P.Eng.)

  • Ability to function in a team setting, accept responsibility and work to deadlines

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

  • Option to purchase shares in Golder

  • Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result

  • Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

  • On the job training, mentoring and coaching

  • Global projects and travel opportunities

One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Platinum member status 11 consecutive years

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 40 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

Golder is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals. As such, Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities, upon request.

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*Title: *Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) Practitioner (senior)**

*Location: *ON-MISSISSAUGA**

*Other Locations: *CA-ON-WHITBY, CA-ON-CAMBRIDGE, CA-ON-OTTAWA, CA-ON-ST CATHARINES**

*Requisition ID: *18000518**