Burnaby, BC
30+ days ago


Who we are?
DST, a division of Englobe is distinguished by its wide range of services, its presence across Canada, its client satisfaction, and customized approach with a wide range of services from consulting, turnkey project implementation, and soil treatment facilities. Over the years, Englobe has acquired credibility and a reputation for people-centered values.

Englobe is proud to have been recognized with prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation for overall business performance and sustained growth.

What we offer:
  • Full benefits package (group insurance with cost-sharing upon hiring, group RRSP after 3 months, the possibility of time banking).
  • Annual reimbursement of physical activity costs.
  • Skills development opportunities.
  • Flextime and the possibility of a compressed schedule.
  • Reimbursement of travel expenses
We are currently seeking an Environmental Assessment Technician to work out our Burnaby, BC office.

Applicants must have 3 years of hazardous building materials assessments and monitoring experience.

Key Accountabilities/Activities:
  • Perform hazardous materials surveys (asbestos, mold, lead, etc.), abatement monitoring, review of asbestos mgmt. plans, remediation inspections, and air sampling.
  • Proficient reporting capabilities and the ability to generate detailed filed notes, floor plan maps, and photo logs.
  • Proficient in the understanding and application of the NIOSH 7400 method of air sampling.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of current provincial regulations as related to asbestos and lead.
  • Record field data and prepare reports based on established templates.
  • Coordinate and maintain field equipment maintenance, charging, calibration and repairs.
  • Work will fluctuate and will require working regular business hours, evenings/nights, and weekends, sometimes on an emergency, immediate response basis. Ability to maintain flexibility and adaptability to scheduling changes and occasional overtime is required.
  • Travel between worksites will be required locally, with the occasional need to travel provincially or nationally to urban and remote areas.
  • Perform other field and office responsibilities, as required to support DST’s multi-disciplinary projects.
  • Conduct project administration tasks as required, including timesheet generation and project invoicing.
  • Post-secondary education in environmental sciences and/or engineering technology or equivalent.
  • 3-5 years of related work experience is required.
  • Possession of valid driver’s license required.
  • AHERA certification is considered an asset.
  • Eligibility to obtain a federal security clearance is required. Federal security clearance.
  • Already obtained (Reliability or Secret) is considered a significant asset.

Key Attributes:
  • Excellent written and oral English communication skills.
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organization and planning skills.
  • Strong ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Able to meet tight deadlines and work well under pressure.
  • Ownership of a personal vehicle is considered an asset.