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Parsons Corporation Environmental Field Technician in Faro, Yukon Territory

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When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons. Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common quest. Imagine a workplace where you can be yourself. Where you can thrive. Where you can find your next, right now. We’ve got what you’re looking for.

Job Description:

Parsons has been successful in winning environmental and mining projects in Northern Canada and will be aggressively pursuing additional northern projects. We are a world-class leader in providing in-depth engineering, construction, technical, and management services. Our employees deliver landmark commercial, industrial, environmental, energy, power, and renewable infrastructure — and provide innovative solutions to complex environmental, water quality, supply, treatment, watershed, and wastewater projects. We hire colleagues with an entrepreneurial spirit who thrive on solving project challenges in a high-energy environment. Parsons is helping to build a healthier and more sustainable world.

NEED:

The Temporary/ S easonal Environmental Monitor will be responsible for performing field activities and office activities related to the collection, assessment, and reporting of environmental data. As much of the assignment will involve travel and work in remote areas, the successful candidate must be able to act independently, exercise sound judgment, and have a good sense of humour. Typical duties will include the following:

  • Collection of surface and groundwater water samples

  • Measurement of field parameters

  • Preparation of notes and observations

  • Collection of data according to prescribed procedures, processes and standards

  • Surveying the locations of data collection points

  • Entering and validation of data in various software

  • Use of specialized equipment to monitor and analyze samples

  • Assisting with management of environmental data

  • Assisting with preparation of technical reports

  • Participation in a wide variety of contaminated site investigations and remediation projects

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Earth Sciences or Biology Technologist Diploma or equivalent experience

  • 2+ years of experience in planning and conducting environmental investigations and monitoring; Mine site field work experience preferred

  • Laboratory analyses experience an asset

  • Proven ability to prepare reports and documentation

  • Proven ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.

  • Must be comfortable working both indoors and outdoors in various elemental conditions including rain, snow, heat, cold, etc.

  • Experience operating equipment including ATV’s, snowmobile, and boats an asset

  • Ability to lift up to 20 kg

  • Valid class 5 driver’s license

  • Proficient computer skills -Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, etc.)

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.

A full-service engineering and construction firm, we work in diverse, collaborative teams, both within the company and with our partners and customers, to plan, design, build, and modernize infrastructure. We take special pride in projects and solutions that improve communities as well as people’s quality of life by promoting economic growth, enhancing mobility, and increasing sustainability and resiliency. Powered by our people, we provide the imagination necessary to support our customers’ visions—and to help them see new possibilities.

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as health, vision, dental, employer paid provincial care premiums, life insurance, paid time off, sick leave, all province observed holidays off, and gym membership discounts to fit your busy lifestyle!

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!About Us

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

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