Senior Environmental Professional

Posted: July 4, 2019

Closing Date:

Position Type: Reclamation, Remediation and Risk Management Division

Location: Calgary, AB

Job Number: #19-07-0314

SUMMIT, An Earth Services Company has an immediate opening for a highly motivated and experienced individual to join the Reclamation, Remediation and Risk Management (RRR) Division as a Senior Environmental Professional based in our Calgary, AB office. (Competition #19-07-0314). The position would include technical supervision and project management on an assortment of environmental projects, primarily in the upstream oil and gas sector including large facilities.  


Job Duties: 

  • Project planning, coordination and management

  • Technical oversight and senior review on a variety of contaminated site assessment, risk management and remediation projects

  • Data interpretation, analysis, reporting, budget preparation and control, and supervision of field and office staff as warranted

  • Leadership and support to a larger project team

  • Maintenance of client relationships, regulatory liaison and other third-party stakeholder liaison

  • Participation in company and client specific health and safety programs



  • University degree in environmental engineering, geology or geoscience from a recognized institution

  • Professional designation with APEGA is required

  • Minimum 10 years of consulting or industry experience in environmental site assessment and remediation

  • Strong knowledge of Alberta regulations and guidelines related to contaminated sites, risk management programs, site specific guideline evaluation and Tier 2 modification

  • Site closure experience and a demonstrated history of successes

  • Direct experience with risk evaluation and approaches to risk-based closure would be considered an asset

  • Hydrogeological background and/or experience would be considered an asset

  • Experience conducting environmental liability assessments in accordance with the Alberta Energy Regulator’s Liability Management Program would be an asset

  • Strong analytical and technical writing skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary project team environment

Company Info: 

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, admired for its people, performance and innovation.

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