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Organization:    Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change
Division:    Operations Division, Southwestern Region
City:    Sarnia
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    08PBE - Bargaining-Engineering 08
Salary:    $80,583.00 - $102,584.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    68435
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We have a challenging and rewarding opportunity for a professional engineer to provide engineering expertise to technically complex environmental projects.

What can I expect to do in this role?

• Carry out engineering assessments of complex environmental issues
• Provide engineering support to staff in the development of pollution abatement strategies
• Provide recommendations and participate in developing abatement programs
• Coordinate inspection activities and provide technical advice to field staff
• Represent the ministry in court, board hearings, public meetings, etc.

How do I qualify?

• Currently licensed as an engineer with the Professional Engineers of Ontario

Environmental Knowledge
• You know the theories, principles, practices of engineering related to the environmental field
• You have experience in water supply, pollution control, solid and liquid waste management
• You can identify sources and types of water, air and solid pollutants from complex sources
• You can review engineering specifications and designs, analyze technical aspects of complex industrial processes and to recommend and implement effective abatement strategies based on sound engineering principles
• You understand and can apply environmental legislation (Environmental Protection Act), policies, and regulations
• You can interpret and apply health and safety legislation (Ontario Health and Safety Act) and procedures
• You know the rules of evidence

Analytical, Issues-, and Project Management Skills
• You can effectively manage assigned projects on time and within budget
• You can resolve pollution incidents by applying appropriate technical solutions
• You analyze different scenarios and develop an appropriate course of action
• You demonstrate good organizational skills
• You have strong skills in managing projects and issues effectively and efficiently

Communication and Interpersonal Skills
• You can communicate technical information in a clear manner to technical and non-technical audiences
• You can develop a variety of written products (e.g. reports, correspondence)
• You can work well with all levels of staff
• You possess good negotiation skills

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, 1094 London Rd, Sarnia, West Region
Compensation Group:   Professional Engineers, Government of Ontario
Schedule:   6
Category:   Science and Engineering
Posted on:   Thursday, August 7, 2014
  • T-ET-68435/14
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