Environmental Specialist


Closing Date:

Position Type: Environmental Assessment Services Division

Location: Calgary, AB

Job Number: #18-07-0236

SUMMIT, An Earth Services Company is seeking a highly motivated and experienced individual to join the Environmental Assessment Services (EAS) Division as an Environmental Specialist (Competition #18-07-0236) in Alberta. This position is permanent full-time and will require both field and office work based out of Calgary, AB.

Job Duties:

You will carry out your duties in consultation with the Regional Manager/Project Manager, EAS on all matters. The primary duties include: organizing/managing/executing work plans for selected Oil & Gas and Energy Sector clients, scheduling and follow up with office staff to ensure necessary field and office work is executed in a timely fashion. You will draft, review and submit all daily field reports, diagrams, site observations as well as make site recommendations.

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

Candidates must be prepared to work in a multidisciplinary, fast paced project team environment and able to undertake a variety of project related tasks related to EAS.


  • A science-based University Degree or College Diploma from a recognized institution

  • Professional Designation or potential to obtain designation (P.Ag, P.Biol, R.P. Bio, P.Eng)

  • A minimum of 3-5 years' direct experience in the environmental industry (Oil and Gas, Energy and Utilities)

  • Experience with Reclamation and Remediation, is required

  • Experience with Groundwater monitoring is required

  • Ability to undertake a variety of project specific tasks related to reclamation,

    remediation, and spill response

  • Broad experience and extensive knowledge of the Federal and Provincial

    regulatory framework

  • Excellent technical writing skills

  • Ability to navigate communications effectively and provide time-sensitive

    solutions to regulators, contractors, and clients.

  • Ability to take initiative, ownership and work independently with excellent multitasking and problem-solving skills

  • Exceptional accuracy and attention to detail

  • Ability to travel to remote locations

    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 be the most respected environmental solutions company, admiredfor its people, performance and innovation.

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


    This position will remain open until suitable candidates are found.