Environmental Technologist

Greater Vancouver
Start Date 
Fri, 2019-02-01


Kerr Wood Leidal Associates Ltd. (KWL) is currently seeking an Environmental Technologist to work in its Burnaby (Metro Vancouver) office.

This position is a unique mix of different areas of practice, each with its own benefits and challenges. You will work around a variety of sites including industrial and municipal settings. You will spend most of your time out in the field. This will involve environmental and industrial water and wastewater sampling, stormwater and groundwater sampling and other environmental and multidisciplinary project work. It also involves the use of instrumentation for water quality measurements and observations.

What We’re Looking For

The right person… 

  • You possess a high school diploma
  • A Diploma in Environmental Science or related discipline of study is an asset but not required.
  • Aptitude for small equipment repairs is an asset
  • Familiarity with water and wastewater regulations
  • Ability to conduct data review and analysis
  • Possess strong written and oral communication skills (English)
  • You are personable and professional in your work ethic. 
  • You are rational, organized with attention to detail, proactive and take pride in a job well done.
  • You must be able to positively interact with clients and exercise good judgement with “on-the-spot” decisions.
  • You enjoy working both independently in the field and cooperatively in an office setting.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word is an asset.
  • You must have a class 5 B.C. Driver’s Licence and an excellent driving record.
  • You should be comfortable driving in the Lower Mainland’s industrial, urban and rural areas.
  • You must also be comfortable with physical activities, including lifting/handling access lids and short hikes with field equipment.

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