Environmental Engineering Technician

Location: Elmsdale, NS

If you are looking for a career in a collaborative solutions-focused environment, then we want to hear from you.

This role coordinates and implements the Municipality’s Source Water Protection Plans, develops and implements monitoring plans, and manages the Cross Connection Control Program.  This role collects, analyzes, and reports on sampling data related to water and wastewater, ensuring the Municipality is meeting regulatory requirements and providing recommendations as appropriate.

This role also develops and promotes education for the public around water and wastewater best practices, and participates in environmental-related projects.

What you can offer:

  • You have completed a two-year certificate in Environmental Engineering Technology (Water Resources) or a related field, or have a related combination of education and experience.
  • You have the ability to understand and interpret regulations and legislation, and are comfortable providing recommendations based on regulatory requirements.
  • You are comfortable working outside collecting samples, sometimes in poor weather conditions.
  • You are able to build positive relationships with team members, other internal departments, the public, and external partners. i.e. Nova Scotia Department of Environment and Climate Change.
  • You are data driven, and enjoy collecting and analyzing data, and providing recommendations.
  • You are a great report-writer, and have experience writing reports to meet regulatory compliance.
  • You are comfortable and enjoy providing advice and education to team members, Committee members, groups, and members of the public.

What we can offer:

  • Work-life balance focused environment, with a Flexible Work Policy.
  • A culture of teamwork, trust, and service excellence.
  • A collaborative, solutions-based work environment, with a high degree of autonomy.
  • Working with a team that is passionate about serving a community.
  • A commitment to personal and team professional development.
  • The excitement of being part of building the future in a fast-growing Municipality.
  • Benefits package including a Health Care Plan with Virtual Doctor service included, Dental, Disability, Life Insurance, Registered Pension Plan, Employee Assistance Program.