Stantec

The Stantec community unites more than 15,000 employees working in over 250 locations. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy and resource, environmental, and infrastructure projects to life. Our work—professional consulting in planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Stantec is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status

Stantec Sacramento, California, USA
Apr 20, 2019
Full time
Grounded in safety, quality, and ethics, our experts lead their fields and guide our work with rigor, a creative spirit, and vision for growth. We draw from more than 20 technical specialties around the globe and are committed to fostering an inclusive community of diverse talents, backgrounds, and expertise. We’re a place to apply your passion and collaborate with top environmental talents on work that’s critical to our clients and the communities they support. Join a team that has the environment down to a science. Your Opportunity Stantec's offices in Sacramento, Walnut Creek, or San Francisco, CA office is currently seeking an Air Quality & Climate Change Consultant to join our Environmental Services Group. Your Key Responsibilities Data collection, compilation and management for federal and state emission inventories. Help create GHG emission inventories through data analysis and report preparation. Participate in field work including data gathering, field sampling, and site evaluations on environmental projects. Coordinate between Stantec office staff, field personnel, clients, regulators and other necessary parties. Perform regulatory compliance and gap assessments. Support preparation of additional Federal, state and local air permit applications as required and meet reporting requirements including estimation of emission rates associated with various regulatory requirements. Provide technical assistance on air quality and climate change projects including understanding regulatory language and issues, framing the problems, prioritizing risks, and designing solutions. Serve as a technical resource on air quality permitting and compliance programs under NSR, PSD, Title V, state, and local regulations. Develop emission inventories including air, GHG, and toxics. Perform regulatory compliance and gap assessments. Support preparation of additional federal, state and local air permit applications as required and meet reporting requirements including estimation of emission rates associated with various regulatory requirements. Participate in field work including data gathering, field sampling, and site evaluations on environmental projects. Coordinate between Stantec office staff, field personnel, clients, regulators, and other necessary parties. Perform and manage multiple tasks within scope/budget/schedule expectations and ensure quality standards on project deliverables. Your Capabilities and Credentials Knowledge of facility operations and related state and federal air quality regulations. Microsoft Excel proficient, VBA experience a plus. Ability to work effectively with employees, department management, contractors and consultants in a professional setting Position requires strict adherence to health and safety procedures, good organization skills, strong verbal communication skills, and a passion for high quality of work. Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. - Ability to analyze data and prepare written reports. Must have a good driving record and valid drivers license. Prior to employment with Stantec the candidate must successfully pass a physical and drug/alcohol screening. 1-3 years of environmental compliance experience; consulting and permitting experience preferred. Familiarity with state and federal air quality/environmental regulations. Microsoft Excel proficient, VBA experience a plus. Strong MS Office computer skills; advanced understanding of PowerPoint, Excel, and Access desired. Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with project teams, employees, department management, contractors and consultants in a professional setting. Position requires strict adherence to health and safety procedures, good organization skills, strong verbal communication skills, and a passion for high quality of work. Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. Ability to analyze data and prepare written reports. Ability to quickly learn and apply new concepts. Ability to work in a fast-paced consulting environment and handle multiple assignments simultaneously, adhering to project budgets and schedules. Must have a good driving record and valid driver’s license. Prior to employment with Stantec the candidate must successfully pass a physical and drug/alcohol screening. Education and Experience BS in engineering, environmental science or related degree; MS/PhD a plus. 1 year experience in air quality related work Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. Ability to lift and move items and equipment up to 50 lbs. This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice. Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Stantec Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Apr 20, 2019
Full time
Grounded in safety, quality, and ethics, our experts lead their fields and guide our work with rigor, a creative spirit, and vision for growth. We draw from more than 20 technical specialties around the globe and are committed to fostering an inclusive community of diverse talents, backgrounds, and expertise. We’re a place to apply your passion and collaborate with top environmental talents on work that’s critical to our clients and the communities they support. Join a team that has the environment down to a science. Your Opportunity Stantec’s Hartford CT office is seeking a junior staff member to help us grow our team. We are looking for someone who is motivated, pays attention to detail, has a good working knowledge of field sampling methods and a general knowledge of regulations and environmental site assessments, but will train the right person. While much of the work will initially be in the field, our approach is to mentor staff and include them in all phases of a project to prepare for future career growth opportunities. The successful candidate will be a part of a larger natural resources and engineering team in the northeast and may provide support to multiple Stantec offices, thus providing exposure to other environmental and engineering disciplines and increasing career development prospects. Your Key Responsibilities Follow company and client health & safety policies and procedures and embrace our safety culture. Conduct multi-media sampling (soil, groundwater, surface water, sediment, soil gas, indoor air, etc.) and other field activities in accordance with technical and quality control procedures, and carefully document field activities. Prepare soil boring logs and well construction diagrams. Complete water level measurements and elevation surveying. Perform operation and maintenance on remediation systems under supervision of senior staff. Complete site inspections, Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessments, and provide compliance audit support. Conduct project-related research (historical data, regulations, etc.), Develop and demonstrate ability to analyze field and technical data. Perform data management and prepare reports, work plans, letters, and memoranda. Prepare site plans using CADD or GIS. Work with senior staff to prepare proposals and work plans to conduct environmental, natural resource, and coastal engineering projects. Assist in preparing remediation and construction plans and specifications and cost estimates. A willingness to travel within the northeast is preferred. Your Capabilities and Credentials Working knowledge of environmental field sampling techniques required; significant experience in these techniques preferred. Flexibility in undertaking work assignments and working independently in the field. Open minded and curious with willingness to learn new skills. Ability to focus on possibilities, not preconceived solutions. Working understanding of policies and procedures for health, safety, security, and environmental protection (HSSE); current 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER training and medical surveillance preferred. Working knowledge of GIS and/or CADD preferred. Some experience with environmental regulations and practices, including the CT DEEP Remediation Standard Regulations and the Site Characterization Guidance Document. Some knowledge of GIS-related mobile data collection, reporting software (e.g., Parcel) and GINT for borehole logs is an asset. Good driving record and valid driver’s license required. Excellent writing and verbal communication skills; Experience with Microsoft Office; Strong attention to detail; Conscientious, organized, and disciplined. Ability to build productive working relationships within the technical team and industry. Education and Experience Bachelor’s degree in Geology, Civil/Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, or related degree required; advanced degree a plus. Prefer 2-6 years field work experience. This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice. Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each others’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Stantec Redding, CA, USA
Apr 18, 2019
Full time
Your Opportunity Stantec is seeking a Mid-level Biologist to join our Impact Assessment, Permitting, and Compliance Practice in Northern California. The position is to be based out of our   Walnut Creek, Sacramento, Redding, Chico, CA or Anchorage, AK   Office.   Stantec offers flexible work locations, flexible work hours and a robust compensation and benefit package. As a Biologist, you will work in a highly dynamic team environment with other biologists/ecologists/water resource specialists, and land planning and regulatory experts. This position will include opportunities for both field and office work; it may also involve field work during construction of projects and implementation of ecosystem restoration projects. In this position, you will contribute to multi-disciplinary project teams in all phases of the execution and delivery of siting and licensing of energy production, including renewable energy, and electric and gas transmission projects, as well as natural resource planning and management projects. As a biologist/ecologist, you will provide support and expertise in field biology, regulatory strategy, CEQA/NEPA analysis, and permitting. Specific background and expertise should consist of strong botanical, wetland, or wildlife technical expertise, and/or familiarity and experience with regulatory permitting. This position requires strong skills as a self-starter, with ability to balance work on multiple projects simultaneously. Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) and organizational skills are essential. This role may also include support to project management teams on dynamic critical infrastructure projects. Your Key Responsibilities Environmental consulting experience Experience working directly with clients. Possess California-specific biology experience (minimum 5 years). Manage tasks and projects according to approved scopes of work, and deliver quality reports on schedule and within budget Interact and interface with environmental regulators Assignments/projects are advanced in nature and require the application of mature knowledge. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Responsible for planning and conducting assignments/ projects having broad scope for independent accomplishment and coordination of difficult tasks. Develop, manage, and implement projects related to wetlands, biophysical impact assessments, environmental assessments, and regulatory approvals. Provide senior technical advisory relating to natural science and biology on multidisciplinary projects. Applies technical and business knowledge and methods to develop creative, effective, and economical solutions to address current and potential project issues. Assists in analyzing current and emerging technical issues, and implementing actions to proactively address market, business, regulatory, and/or economic issues. Present results to clients and regulators. Participate in Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Policies, Procedures, Standards and Guidelines in the execution of all work Recommendations are reviewed for soundness of judgment; accepted as accurate and feasible. Provide supervision, training, technical direction and mentoring to more junior staff Executes specific technical tasks or requirements for medium to large projects. Qualifies as a Quality Reviewer and undertakes Quality Reviews of moderate to large deliverables. Contribute to and lead business development activities, including proposals, pre-qualifications, and relationship building with clients and prospective clients and industry colleagues. Experience leading and contributing to biological technical reports, environmental impact evaluation, siting reports, and environmental permit applications, including field surveys and reporting, resource and impact evaluations, preparation of NEPA/CEQA analysis and documentation, and Section 7 ESA Consultation. Experience leading environmental permitting of energy facilities, pipelines, and/or linear infrastructure projects in the western United States including: USACE 404 wetland permitting, CDFW 1600 Agreements and CESA permitting, RWQCB 401 certifications, and other environmental permitting. Experience with California Tiger Salamanders, California Red-legged Frogs, Giant Garter Snake, San Francisco Garter Snake, Alameda Whipsnake, San Joaquin Kit Fox, California Yellow-legged Frogs are a plus. Experience with and extensive knowledge of the biota in the western intermountain, coast, and desert region of the US, with knowledge and experience of state and federal wildlife protection regulations and guidelines for listed species. Experience with the Migratory Bird Treaty Act. Manage communications and deliverables under the Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) Review design and construction plans for consistency with permits and review and process amendments as required Review preconstruction surveys, protocol surveys, monitoring, plans, species relocation, monthly/ annual compliance reporting, jurisdictional delineations, and construction notifications Assist with preparation of CEQA/NEPA documentation Perform species-specific trainings Perform field audits and assist with managing field staff Assess and resolve compliance concerns Assist in performing construction schedule analyses Be a self-starter and team-oriented. Your Capabilities and Credentials Proficient in and consistently demonstrates and promotes policies and procedures for HSSE, including client-specific training (if applicable). Advanced skills in technical writing. Skilled in communications and technical information exchange with clients, engineers and scientists, government regulators and agencies, and academia, as well as non-technical communication to the public. Disciplined approach to project execution and technical excellence. Ability to provide written and verbal direction on project delivery. Shows leadership in striving to continuously improve technical performance. Champions new ideas and initiatives, and creates an environment that supports creativity and innovation. Builds and maintains productive professional and personal networking relationships. Drives collaborative efforts within the region and beyond to deliver consistent, high quality and appropriately scoped technical work. At least five years of experience successfully executing technical aspects of complex projects. Proficient in MS Office applications. Good driving record and valid driver’s license required. OSHA 40-hour training required. Prior to employment with Stantec, a successful passing of a physical and drug screen will be required. Education and Experience Bachelor’s degree in Biology, or related field. Minimum 5 years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education (e.g., advanced degree) and experience. Professional designation (Certified Wildlife Biologist). Experience as a Qualified SWPPP Practitioner (QSP) and/or Qualified SWPPP Developer (QSD) is a plus. GIS experience is also a plus. Experience working on linear projects preferred. Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. Ability to lift and move items and equipment up to 50 lbs. Other Locations:  United States-California-Chico, United States-California-Sacramento, United States-Alaska-Anchorage, United States-California-Redding This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice. Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Stantec Quincy, MA, USA
Apr 18, 2019
Full time
Your Opportunity An opportunity exists in our Quincy, MA office for an entry level Staff Scientist/Geologist/Engineer to work on a variety of site investigation and remediation projects, due diligence assessments, and Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) compliance projects in New England. Your Key Responsibilities Preparing reports summarizing periodic environmental monitoring in accordance with permit requirements. Coordinating, conducting, and reporting on field work including soil and groundwater sampling, well installation, stormwater and waste sampling. Completing Phase I/II/III Environmental Site Assessments and summary reports, environmental compliance documents, remedial action plans, and various regulatory program permits. Providing on-site EHS support at client facilities. Compiling and interpreting analytical data. Coordinating and communicating effectively with colleagues, clients, subcontractors, and regulators. Your Capabilities and Credentials Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Familiarity with environmental regulations in northeastern states is a plus; willingness to become familiar with relevant regulations is essential. OSHA 40-Hour HAZWOPER and behavior-based health and safety certifications is a plus. Ability to work independently and with a team. Willingness and ability to learn new systems and skills. Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office. Self-starter who has the ability to identify daily needs and assist as necessary to complete client assignments. Valid driver’s license, a good driving record, and willingness to travel occasionally. Successful completion of a pre-employment physical is required. Education and Experience B.S. (M.S. a plus) degree in Environmental Science, Geology, Engineering or related discipline 0-5 years of quality experience with site assessments, site investigation and remediation, regulatory compliance support; some experience preferred. Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. Ability to lift and move items and equipment up to 50 lbs. This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice. Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Stantec Pasadena, CA, USA
Apr 10, 2019
Full time
The STANTEC RESEARCH group has on opening for a highly motivated, full-time professional level Civil/Environmental Engineer. The successful candidate will work on challenging, diverse and high-profile research projects associated with water, wastewater, water reuse, and energy/sustainability projects. This exciting opportunity provides substantial career growth opportunities. Your Opportunity We are currently looking to add an Environmental Engineer to support the STANTEC RESEARCH group in our Pasadena, CA office location. Your Key Responsibilities Prepare proposals focused on research topics from various outside funding agencies and organizations. Prepare proposals for client-funded research in support of municipal projects. Prepare technical papers for peer reviewed journals and present findings at selected conferences. Organize, draft and coordinate production of assigned sections of various reports to ensure technical consistency and inclusion of appropriate documentation. Lead and conduct desktop studies, literature reviews, and related investigations for various research projects. Plan, conduct and manage bench-, pilot- and field-scale investigations focused on water and wastewater treatment. Interact with client, regulatory agencies and other stakeholders to present and discuss all technical and non-technical elements of projects. Provide imaginative and innovative thinking to existing and new areas of research. Devise novel and detailed approaches in developing solutions for problems encountered. Travel required when requested. Education and Experience PhD in civil/environmental engineering. 1-5 years of experience is preferred. Specific expertise in water, wastewater, or energy (as relates to water) field. Extremely strong verbal and written skills. Evidence of writing skills will be requested. Strong problem-solving skills. Good organizational skills. Detail-oriented and accustomed to producing high quality work. Experience with report writing, developing technical proposals and preparing task budgets. Strong propensity and track-record for writing peer-reviewed journal articles. Experience working in a team environment. Hands-on experience conducting lab experiments and pilot studies. Knowledge of analytical chemistry instruments and techniques. Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice. Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Stantec Cincinnati, OH, USA
Apr 10, 2019
Full time
At Stantec, we approach every water and natural resource project we undertake—whether at the local, regional, or watershed level— thoughtfully, and execute it with excellence across all project phases. We partner with our clients to design fit-for-purpose solutions that address their communities’ unique needs throughout the water infrastructure lifecycle. Our experts lead their fields and guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. We’re a place where you can apply your passion and collaborate with top talent on work that’s critical to our clients, our communities, and the industry at large. The Ecosystems Team at Stantec is dedicated to managing environmental issues professionally and pro-actively. Our aquatics team contributes to threatened and endangered species surveys, fisheries assessments, fish habitat evaluation, fish passage design, water quality assessments and monitoring, effluent release monitoring, sediment and biota sampling, risk and mitigation assessment, technical assessments, ecological restoration, protection planning and environmental mitigation, environmental monitoring, and environmental assessments. We are seeking exceptionally talented and enthusiastic individuals to join our team and advance their career. Your Opportunity Stantec’s Water group in Cincinnati is seeking applications for a Fisheries Biologist/Malacologist. Your Key Responsibilities Assist Section 7 endangered species consultations Assist preparation of 404/401 permit applications Assist FERC hydro licensing studies Assist natural resource field investigations Write reports, proposals and analyze data Assist field teams Your Capabilities and Credentials Ability to be included on a federal threatened and endangered species permit a plus Experience identifying fish and mussel species and/or using fisheries sampling techniques (itchyoplankton ichthyoplankton tows, electrofishing, gill- netting, seining, etc.) Experience assessing contaminant uptake in aquatic organisms Open water diver certification a plus Strong technical writing abilities and verbal communication skills Willingness to assist/learn other field work skillsets, including GPSing, wetland/vernal pool surveys, and post-construction bird/bat monitoring surveys Detailed in sampling plans Willingness to travel extensively Must be able to work independently and as part of multi-disciplinary teams Valid driver’s license in the United States Education and Experience Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Fisheries, Environmental Science, or Natural Resources. Minimum of 0-3 years work experience fisheries/aquatic ecology/malacology Co-op / Internship experience preferred. Registered or eligible for professional designation (Biology or R.P.Biology) Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. Ability to lift and move items and equipment up to 50 lbs. This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice. Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com