At Matrix Solutions we collaborate across services, disciplines, and geographies to deliver responsive, locally connected, and scalable solutions customized to our clients’ projects and environmental challenges. Our integrated approach is supported by talented professionals and a project management model that encourages synergies, promotes service excellence, and provides cost and time savings.

A Canadian owned environmental and engineering consulting company, with employees strategically located across the country from British Columbia to Ontario.

Our people fuel a solutions powerhouse, tailoring our work for clients and projects where environmental stewardship matters and where we can make a difference.

To be a company where our people and clients can’t imagine working with anyone else.

Our team is made up of diverse people working collaboratively towards common goals. We value the contributions and perspectives of all employees and are committed to equity and diversity initiatives to create a feeling of belonging for all of our people. When we are inclusive and diverse in a way that reflects the broader world we serve, we are able to draw from a wider community of excellence within the regions we operate.

We partner with clients and communities to solve challenges. It’s our job to power progress and shape a better future where our clients, people, communities, and environment thrive.

Are you looking to…

• Develop client relationships and support business growth for contaminated site assessment and remediation projects
• Transfer knowledge, share experiences and support the training and mentorship of colleagues
• Work within a well-organized, and innovative culture with support systems that empower our professionals to focus on our clients and providing high quality solutions
• Be part of technical practice community that supports team and personal innovation and growth and success at all levels

As a Senior Contaminated Sites Specialist you will join one of our Alberta offices as part of our growing Assessment, Remediation, Reclamation and Monitoring (ARRM) team. The successful applicant will be involved in projects for the management of contaminated sites with responsibilities as follows:

• Active participation in maintaining Matrix’s strong safety culture
• Accountable for technical strategy and oversight on contaminated site assessment and remediation projects while directing complex field activities
• Consult with clients and provide practical, cost-effective, and scientifically-sound solutions
• Prepare or review technical correspondence, proposals, work plans, cost estimates, reports, and project specifications for assessment and remediation programs
• Act as a client liaison to maintain successful, productive relationships ensuring effective communication and project management
• Experience leading or supporting liability evaluations for acquisitions and divestitures, and site-specific liability evaluations
• Provide technical project direction and mentorship to junior and intermediate staff
• Function effectively as part of a collaborative team

What We Are Looking For

• A minimum of 15 years of experience in a directly related role including experience managing and executing assessment and remediation projects
• A degree or diploma in environmental science, geoscience, soil science, geology, hydrogeology, civil or environmental engineering
• Registered professional in good standing in the Province of Alberta
• Experienced with Remedial Options Analysis and development of Remedial Action Plans and Risk Management Plans. An understanding of how to apply sustainable remediation to Remedial Options Analysis is an asset
• Knowledgeable about evolving and emerging trends, strategies, and technologies that are available or becoming available that can be incorporated into our projects to address new opportunities or requirements (e.g., client needs, regulatory changes)
• Previous experience in a consulting environment
• Service-oriented and the ability to multi-task with strong written and verbal communication skills
• A working knowledge of Alberta’s regulatory framework
• A valid and clean driver’s license with no restrictions

Why Choose Matrix

At Matrix you will be part of an amazing community of collaborative people who live our values and bring industry-leading technical expertise to their work every day. We offer a comprehensive compensation package, which includes RRSP matching, vacation + ‘Me’ days, profit sharing, and opportunities to become a shareholder. We are also committed to flexible work hours and schedules, team-based work, and cross-training opportunities.

How to apply

Are you the one we’re looking for? Please apply to us directly. As a note, we are not accepting third party agency applicants at this time.

Matrix is committed to providing a safe and productive work environment and to promoting the health, safety and well-being of our employees. In keeping with our Health & Safety Policy, individuals in safety sensitive positions are subject to pre-employment, pre-access (and in some client cases, random) alcohol & drug testing as well as drivers abstract reviews.

Applicants must have legal authorization to work in Canada with no restrictions.

We welcome and promote diversity and inclusion in our workplace and encourage applications from all qualified individuals. Matrix provides support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities; including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. Candidates requiring accommodation during the recruitment process are asked to contact Human Resources directly.

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