Environmental Consultant

Environmental Services Consultant

Chinook Environmental Services Ltd. (CESL) is in need of an individual to assist in daily field duties.

The right candidate will have opportunity to obtain & expand their basic knowledge & skills; integrating  into a project manager position in the following core areas:

Drilling Waste Management (Primary Service Area)
Site Assessments (Basic soils, topography, plant & animal ID)
Water Resource Management
Spill response, cleanup, remediation (depending on availability/requirement)
Safety Management

Upon training and a term of fieldwork, a supervisory role will be integrated to:

Supervise small projects related to (primarily) water management and drilling waste on oil & gas daily operations.
Third party stakeholder liason.
Orientation and supervision of truck operators.
Field Chemistry on soils, water, sludges.
report compilation
laboratory sample submission, proper data & sample transfer & acquisitions.
Client / Stakeholder communications for effective service provision.
Prepare & review of applications, technical report reports to clients, regulators, stakeholders.
Field visitations for general operations, Quality Assurance.

The Candidate MUST

  • have a Post-Secondary background in Environmental Sciences
  • Reside in Canada, or be willing to relocate to Western Canada
  • Have full command on written and spoken English

The candidate should
– be motile in that projects may be short-term across Western Canada (Primarily Western Sask, various Alberta areas). Short or prolonged stays as per project will most likely be required (hotels, camping, etc.) for 1-5 days at a time.
– have a vehicle suitable for offroad (4×4 preferred).
– have excellent technological skills with PC, mobile devices, email, and any other variety of technology that can enhance efficiency of the position and company as a whole.

The best possible candidate will hold a positive, inquisitive attitude with intelligence to learn from others as well as their own growth & mistakes, integration of theoretical knowledge and skills.
Precision & Accuracy, attention to detail.
Hold themselves to professional conduct within work, social and community setting.
A variety of knowledge, skills & expertise in basic and advances scientific areas.
A knowledge or willingness to learn about oilfield and Environmental industry is highly valuable.
Knowledge of various provincial (AB, SK, MB, BC) & federal legislations with respect to the above areas
Excellent Proficiency in a variety of hardware & software products (MS Office, Adobe, GIS)
A willingness to travel (as required, sometimes short-notice) to various places for a short or extended stays as per project requirements
High availability to communicate & consult to clients/management/field personelle
An appreciation for outdoors has high benefit to this position.
a customer-focus, networking and company-growth through positive attitude will help this position grow into a longer-term opportunity and/or career.
Experience or familiarity with the (upstream) oil & gas industry

The position is a contract position, on a per-job basis. Preference will be made towards self-employed individuals (CESL will assist in this setup), as this will offer the individual the greatest economic and time-efficiency advantage.  The position may well translate into a Full-Time position for the correct candidate (office/administration role).  It is a good position for entry-level and entry into the Environmental industry. Salary is dependant on work availability, experience, work flexibility of the canddidate, and suitability of the candidate:  $2,500 – $6,000 / month is possible.

Please send resumes to :               hr@chinook.com           Reference:  EC#20180725