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BluMetric is an environmental company with a conscience and a proven track record. We are growing and with that comes opportunity for bright, passionate, hard-working, highly qualified and talented individuals. Our primary workforce includes scientists, engineers, industrial hygienists, environmental auditors, project and production managers, financial and management systems specialists and support personnel.

Our experience has shown that innovation starts with an idea, an opportunity and a receptive platform. Whether you are a prospective board member, an executive, an aspiring manager or a summer student/intern, we would like to give you that opportunity and hear your ideas.

BluMetric is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarian with Disabilities Act (AODA). Accommodations due to a disability are available upon request.

BluMetric is an equal opportunity employer and we thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

We offer competitive compensation and the opportunity to work in a progressive, stimulating environment. If you are up for the challenge, you can reach our HR department at Careers@BluMetric.ca.

Current Job Opportunities

The Opportunity

The Professional Services group of BluMetric Environmental Inc. is looking for an energetic Environmental Engineer to further add to the bench strength in the Ottawa Office.

This role will focus on the environmental engineering aspects of waste management and site assessment and remediation projects. The individual will have practical experience and will take the lead on engineering projects. The successful candidate will delegate and oversee the work of field and/or professional staff and provide mentoring to these individuals. The individual will need strong communication and organizational skills to be involved with many projects simultaneously and identify client and business opportunities. Bilingual (French) would be a significant asset.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

  • Civil, Geological or Environmental Engineering degree with P.Eng. Designation in Ontario.
  • 5 to 10 years environmental engineering experience.
  • Experience in solid waste management engineering including: landfill permitting and approvals, detailed design, closure, operations management, and leachate treatment.
  • Experience in costing waste management options (capital, operating, and legacy).
  • Experience with construction document preparation, specifications, contractor selection, and contractor management.
  • Ability to liaise with engineering design sub-contractors on engineering design and construction projects (review of Structural Designs, Costing, and Construction Site Supervision). Specific to specification design review and assessing project implications.
  • Familiarity with current Ontario environmental regulations and guidelines related to waste management, air, groundwater, surface water, soils, and/or sediment.
  • Familiarity with current safety regulations and best practices. .
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required, including the ability to write polished professional technical reports. Bilingual (French) written and verbal skills would be a significant asset.
  • Proven project management skills.
  • Ability and willingness to travel to project sites (northern Canada) and other offices with some overnight travel and flexibility to work outside normal business hours as required.
  • Must hold a valid driver’s license.

Duties & Job Responsibilities

  • Manage and provide technical input of all aspects of the project life-cycle, including but not limited to: identifying clients or business opportunities; define project scope, cost, and schedule for client proposals; planning of work, execution of technical / field programs; design and/or reporting; presentations to client; implementation of recommendations or future needs analysis; and client follow up.
  • Lead Intermediate and Junior professionals on engineering projects.
  • Generate, maintain, and grow client list.
  • Manage projects in accordance with BluMetric Quality Management System (QMS).

The Opportunity

BluMetric Environmental Inc. is looking for an enthusiastic, detail-oriented, and reliable intermediate hydrogeologist to join the geosciences team at our Ottawa office location. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and technical skills, knowledge of regulations, and writing abilities. We are looking for a motivated, team-oriented individual who fits our corporate culture, has a great attitude and is a problem solver. This is a leadership track position with significant opportunities for advancement within the company. Bilingualism (English and French) is considered a significant asset.

Job Responsibilities:
Include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage small projects to medium sized projects.
  • Supervise and/or implement field programs including soil and groundwater investigation and monitoring.
  • Evaluate and interpret data including geology, hydrogeology, and chemistry.
  • Data management and interpretation.
  • Proposal and report writing.
  • Training and mentoring junior staff.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • The ideal candidates will have their B.Sc. in Earth Sciences with a preference for an M.Sc. in hydrogeology
  • Candidates must be (or be eligible to be) registered as P.Geo. in Ontario.
  • A minimum of 5 years of consulting hydrogeology experience supporting engineering and environmental geosciences projects for industrial, private, and government clients.
  • Solid understanding of geology, physical (water supply, dewatering, etc) and chemical hydrogeology including contaminated site investigations, delineation and remediation.
  • Experience performing groundwater, surface water and soil monitoring and sampling, borehole drilling and monitoring well installation, logging of field samples, and the preparation of borehole logs.
  • Experience in Environmental Site Assessments (Phase I, II) and Risk Assessment.
  • Understanding of solid waste management site assessments and site design.
  • Experience with all aspects of project management.
  • Knowledge of Ontario and Canadian environmental guidelines and regulations.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required. The ability to write professional reports is paramount.
  • Ability and willingness to travel to project sites (northern Canada) and other offices with some overnight travel and flexibility to work outside normal business hours as required.
  • A valid driver’s license.

The Opportunity

BluMetric delivers sustainable solutions to complex environmental issues. BluMetric is searching for enthusiastic team players to complement existing staff in our Sudbury office. You will be exposed to a variety of activities that may include environmental site assessment, characterization and remediation primarily within the mining sector. The majority of our work opportunities are within the local Sudbury area and increasingly in northern Canada.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Set up equipment or stations to monitor and collect data
  • Collecting water quality samples from groundwater monitoring wells and surface water locations
  • Groundwater and surface water monitoring for diverse projects
  • Geological and geotechnical drilling supervision and logging as well as monitoring well construction in accordance to Provincial Regulations
  • Collect of soil samples for soil characterisations with respect to drilling and test pitting programs and various other field investigations
  • Assist to further develop QA/QC procedures and company standard operating procedures (SOP)
  • Prepare, implement and supervise various types of aquifer tests
  • Comprehensive documentation of field related activities
  • Prepare and maintain necessary reports and records as required
  • Meet with clients and other stakeholders on site
  • Communicate with site contacts and ensure proper documentation/procedure/safety protocol when working on client property
  • Abiding by site and governmental safety rules and best practises
  • As an intermediate technician you will often be positioned in a supervisory role, working with contract staff members and will be responsible for ensuring compliance with staff on work sites
  • Daily supervision of a junior level staff member who you will be responsible for in regards to safety, learning and development
  • Conduct equipment maintenance and calibration
  • Assist with data entry, compilation, processing and management using Microsoft Word and Excel and/or other specialised programs
  • Perform other duties as required

Educational Requirements:

  • Post-secondary training, diploma or degree related to environmental sciences, earth sciences, biology or equivalent.
  • C.E.T. or Well Technician licenses an asset (or similar experience and/or training leading certification)

Experience Requirements:

  • Minimum 4 to 5 years of experience working within the environmental industry.
  • A minimum of one year of experience in supervision of field programs.
  • Relevant experience conducting groundwater and surface water sampling.
  • Relevant experience an asset in conducting aquifer testing including slug and bail tests, constant head tests and large scale pumping tests.
  • Experience working on construction, industrial and mine sites.
  • Drilling supervision and permitting protocol, as well as fundamental knowledge and experience in geological, structural and geotechnical borehole logging.
  • Construction, maintenance and decommissioning of monitoring wells and surface water stations.
  • Ability to prepare structural and geological cross sections an asset.
  • Experience is an asset in programming, installing and operating down-well logging instrumentation to conduct aquifer tests.
  • Familiarity with the operation of weather and surface water stations.
  • Ability to use RTK technology surveying equipment is considered an asset.
  • Supervising construction activities including road construction, water diversion structures or drill pad building is considered an asset.

Core Competencies:

  • Good working knowledge and use of hand tools.
  • Experience working outdoors and interpreting/referencing maps and technical plans.
  • Basic understanding of survey techniques and remote sensing is beneficial.
  • Highly motivated and capable of working effectively from remote locations
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to work under physically demanding, frequently adverse weather conditions on mine sites and occasionally in remote sites
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Good communication skills and ability to retain detailed instruction.
  • Positive attitude and strong team player
  • Class “G” driver’s license with acceptable drivers abstract.
  • Valid First Aid and Norcat Training is an asset.

The Opportunity

The Project Assistant assists project managers with environmental project administration, environmental data management and environmental project coordination. Some of the main functions include helping BluMetric maintain compliance with client and project requirements, government regulations, and interacting with a variety of laboratories and professionals. They also maintain a large environmental water quality database used for multiple projects.

Job Responsibilities:
Include, but are not limited to:

  • Preparation of monthly and quarterly project reports
  • Assist project manager in all administration functions and processes
  • Prepare, organize, and distribute all necessary project materials
  • Review and track project expenses (i.e., invoices)
  • Assist billing with invoice preparation
  • Groundwater, soil, and surface-water data quality management and assessment, including selection and application of appropriate regulatory standards and guidelines
  • Data table generation
  • Liaise with lab(s) on coordinating schedules and documenting results
  • Records review, gap analysis, sampling plan design and implementation, and data management
  • File preparation for end-users
  • Perform clerical support function and data entry
  • Assist multiple project managers
  • Perform other duties as required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Post-secondary training or college diploma related to environmental sciences, earth sciences, business or equivalent
  • Minimum 4 to 7 years of experience working within the environmental industry
  • Minimum 4 to 7 years working in an administration role
  • A minimum of one year of experience in coordinating of field programs
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to manage time and juggle multiple tasks/projects
  • Previous experience with laboratory data management, and groundwater, soil and surface-water sampling
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work effectively under pressure
  • Good communication skills and ability to retain detailed instruction
  • Class “G” driver’s license with acceptable drivers abstract

The Opportunity

Blumetric is looking for a full time Water / Wastewater Field Service Technician responsible for the installation and commissioning of water and wastewater treatment systems and maintenance and repair of all ancillary equipment used in the operation of water and wastewater treatment plants. Trouble shooting and adjusting the Water/Wastewater Treatment processes as required. The Instrumentation/ PLC Technician will be responsible for programming controls within our production facility as well as in the field so all systems function as per engineering and customer requirements.

Job Responsibilities:
Include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintain, install, repair, setup of process control equipment (I.E. controllers, transmitters, final control elements);
  • Maintain, repair and calibrate instrument equipment;
  • Maintains proficiency in prescribed TSSA, ESA safety procedures, codes and standards;
  • Perform special investigation and experimental work as required;
  • Application and setup of VFD and multi axis servo control systems
  • Interpret electrical schematics and process flow drawings involving blueprints, PLC or DCS systems;
  • Diagnose complex process problems, determines best resolve and execute safe repair;
  • Develop, provide and ensure complete and proper safety clearances and procedures as required;
  • Prepare detailed daily activity log, updates drawings and calibration sheets when required;
  • Detailed teardown and repair of control valves, actuators and positioners. Reassembles, tunes and setup associated hardware;
  • Perform simple layouts and fabrications to install or upgrade instrument hardware;
  • Respond to service calls on all water and wastewater systems, repair, replace or adjust components where needed;
  • Work with Production, Testing, Purchasing and Field Start-up to resolve questions/issues that arise
  • Site work travel required for commissioning and troubleshooting

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • College Diploma in Electrical/ generator/PLC Instrumentation or equivalent in experience
  • Program Allen-Bradley, Omron and Siemens PLC's and HMI’s
  • Two years of experience (minimum) in a process dependent industry, preferably in a water or wastewater treatment plant.
  • A valid Ontario unrestricted G class driver’s license (or provincial equivalent) with no more than 6 demerit points accumulated and have own transportation.
  • Must have a valid Passport and the ability to travel internationally.
  • Minimum Reliability Status security clearance or ability to get.

Mechanical and Electrical Experience:
Candidate must have knowledge and experience in the maintenance of the following mechanical/electrical and process related equipment.

  • Pumps
  • Motors
  • Gear motors and speed reducers
  • Electrical control Panels
  • Industrial Wiring Protocol
  • Programmable logic controllers and software
  • Maintenance and operation experience related to water and waste water treatment equipment. (Hands on experience is an asset)

The Opportunity

BluMetric Environmental Inc. is searching for an enthusiastic team player to complement existing staff in our Ottawa production shop. As a shop technician /assembler summer student, you will perform various testing, repair and maintenance activities under the leadership of an experienced shop technician. Repair and overhaul water treatment systems including complete disassembly, repair and replacement of damaged or obsolete equipment, reassembly and testing to ensure unit functions to the client’s specifications. You will be given the opportunity to read, understand, and build from engineered drawings. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to gain technical work experience in the electrical, mechanical and water treatment field.

Job Responsibilities:
Include, but are not limited to:

  • Moving equipment
  • Cut and drill structural steel and fiberglass
  • Cut and glue PVC pipe and fittings
  • General shop/equipment maintenance and inspections
  • Comply with all facets of Health & Safety
  • Keep work areas clean and organized

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Currently enrolled in post-secondary school on a full-time basis
  • Conducts and presents self in professional manner
  • Able to work alone and as part of a group
  • Experience using a variety of power tools
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Manual dexterity.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

Work Conditions:

  • Busy fabrication shop setting.
  • Weather conditions
  • 40hrs per week, Monday to Friday, 7:00am to 3:30pm

The Opportunity

BluMetric Environmental Inc. is seeking a Junior Mechanical Engineering Technologist to join our Kanata Office as a member of our Systems Engineering Group. The ideal candidate will be able to work in a fast paced environment on their own or with limited supervision and within a team. This challenging position requires 3D design/drafting to ultimately produce quality engineering production drawings.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist design/drafting team in the preparation of drawings, figures and diagrams to design waste water systems and components.
  • Create and manage 3D models and data using Solidworks.
  • Liaise with Engineers and Designers for direction, specifications and feedback
  • Effectively communicate the status of tasks, design changes and continuous improvement items to the rest of the team.
  • Maintain consistent design drafting standards across projects
  • Complete design drawings according to codes and specifications for design
  • Coordination with other disciplines
  • Occasionally assist in field work, site inspections, measurements and reporting as required
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

Education

  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Technology / Mechanical Drafting

Experience/Requirements

  • 1-3 years of work experience with Solidworks
  • Knowledge of mechanical design concepts (machining, welding, piping, etc.)
  • Highly motivated team player with excellent communication skills
  • Ability to introduce new ideas in computer aided design (CAD) routines to enhance operations

Other Requirements

  • Thorough knowledge and work history with Solidworks and AutoCAD
  • Strong communication and organizational skills, both oral and written, and ability to communicate effectively with team members to meet tight deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively as a member of a multi-disciplinary team
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