Stantec Intermediate Environmental Data Management Specialist in Ottawa, Ontario

Your Opportunity:

2,500 Environmental Services staff.20 technical specialties. 900 professional associations. An international team with local expertise. You could say we know a little something about the environment. Our passion for it drives our work. Grounded by safety, quality, and ethics, we come up with solutions that perfectly fit the site. We know what it takes to balance competing project interests with creativity and efficiency. We know what to look for. And, we know how to get the job doneā€”the right way. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.

Your Duties:

We have an immediate opportunity for an Intermediate Environmental Data Management Specialist to join our dynamic Environmental Remediation team in Ottawa, ON or one of our other Southwestern Ontario offices (Mississauga, Markham, Waterloo, Guelph or Stoney Creek) .


As part of our Data Management Team, you will:

  • Manage and organize laboratory, field, spatial and geological data to ensure quality and consistency

  • Maintain and query data in MS Access or MS SQL Server

  • Produce data reports using in-house software and by writing specialized queries to provide custom reports

  • Develop standards and procedures for the data management team

  • Use Federal/Provincial/State Regulations as necessary for the project and assist in maintaining regulatory guideline database

  • Coordinate with project managers, laboratories, and/or other team members to acquire data packages of varying formats to be imported to a centralized database system

  • Peer review deliverables created by other data management team members, and delegate work as necessary

Your Capabilities and Credentials:

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • B.A. or B.S. in Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Chemistry, Geography or related field, or a certificate/diploma in Database Management, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Geography, or related field

  • Minimum of 1 year experience with EarthSoft EQuIS or 5 years MS Access/SQL Server, including strong understanding of database design

  • Strong understanding of federal, provincial and state guidelines and ability to apply them following the regulatory framework

  • Experience working with environmental analytical data or other scientific data

  • Strong problem-solving and trouble shooting skills, strong attention to detail and strong analytical skills

  • Capable of working both independently and in a team environment, with a client focus

  • Exceptional time management skills; able to work under the pressure of short deadlines, conflicting priorities and scope changes

  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills

  • Knowledge of software packages and applications such as Manifold, ArcView, AutoCAD are considered assets

Job ID 2016-26489

# of Openings Remaining 1

Location CA - ON - Ottawa

Experience (Years) 5

Posted Date 11/30/2016

Discipline Environmental Services