HDR is an employee-owned engineering, architecture, and consulting firm with more than 8 000 professionals in 185 locations worldwide. All of them are committed to helping clients manage complex projects and make sound decisions. Our dedication to a high standard of service has allowed us to serve a growing list of public and private clients across Canada, the United States and around the world.
HDR’s Environmental Sciences & Planning practice in Canada focuses on Environmental Assessment (EA) planning, consulting and stakeholder engagement as well as environmental permits and approvals for a variety of public and private sector clients. Our projects cross the gamut of solid waste, oil and gas, energy and transportation clients.
The successful candidate will have a university degree (B.Sc.) in Environmental Sciences (or equivalent) as well as a minimum of 3-5 years of experience in environmental assessments, environmental permitting, planning processes, and public consultation. Preference will be given to those with familiarity in federal, provincial, and municipal environmental assessment legislation and regulations and/or planning act experience. Experience in multiple jurisdictions for a variety of infrastructure, transportation and/or energy projects and with Aboriginal Engagement would be an asset. The preferred candidate will be self-motivated and also possess the following attributes:
- Excellent writing and communication skills
- Strong conceptual, organizational, problem-solving, research and report writing skills
- Ability to work in a team environment
The successful candidate will work in a team environment and will be responsible for contributing to environmental assessments, environmental permitting, and land use planning on a variety of projects and with a wide range of clients. He/she will also be responsible for proposal and report writing and presentations and supporting public and Aboriginal engagement.
- Master’s degree preferred
- Previous environmental planning experience