Intermediate/Senior Environmental Specialist

SUMMIT, An Earth Services Company is seeking a highly motivated and experienced intermediate or senior level contaminated site assessment and remediation professional to join the Corporate Integration and Special Projects (CISP) Division as an Environmental Specialist (Competition #21-07-0448) with a primary focus on Remediation work scopes. This is a full-time position based out of our Calgary, AB office, with the majority of the field work taking place in the Calgary area.

You will carry out your duties in consultation with CISP Project Managers. The primary duties include but are not limited to:
• Technical oversight and input on a variety of contaminated site assessment, risk management and remediation projects
• Project planning, coordination and management, including supervision of field and office staff as warranted
• Data interpretation, analysis and reporting
• Budget preparation and control
• Maintenance of client relationships
• Regulatory and third-party stakeholder interactions
• Participation in company and client specific health and safety programs

You will be supported by the entire Summit organization which consists of a dynamic team of Professional Engineers, Geologists, Biologists, Chemists and Agrologists, technical administrators, business development and health and safety professionals, and an in-house IT department.

• University degree in environmental engineering, geology or geoscience from a recognized institution
• Five to ten years of consulting or industry experience in environmental site assessment, remediation and risk management
• Professional designation or potential to obtain professional designation from a professional association in Alberta and/or Saskatchewan (e.g. APEGA, APEGS, AIA, SIA, ASPB)
• Proficient with Alberta and Saskatchewan regulations and guidelines related to contaminated sites
• Familiarity with Tier 2 guideline development for petroleum hydrocarbons and salts
• Ability to complete groundwater assessments with minimal supervision
• Strong analytical and technical writing skills
• Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary project team environment
• Exceptional accuracy and attention to detail
• Ability to take initiative and ownership and work independently
• Excellent multitasking and problem-solving skills
• Experience conducting environmental liability assessments in accordance with the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) Liability Management Program is an asset

Company Information

Summit, An Earth Services Company has become the industry leader in the environmental services sector with operations in Canada, the United States and Australia. Our company focuses on offering turnkey environmental management solutions to clients across various industries.

Summit’s vision is to build a great company with exceptional people to preserve and restore our natural environment.

If your passion and experience align with this vision, then Summit is for you! Visit our website,, for job postings.

We appreciate your interest in working with Summit. Due to the volume of applications, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please submit your applications and letters of interest in confidence directly to [email protected]

This position will remain open until suitable candidates are found.

How to apply

Please submit your applications and letters of interest in confidence directly to [email protected]