AECOM Environmental Assessor in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Business Line Environment

Position Title Environmental Assessor

Canada - Manitoba


Job Summary

AECOM is currently recruiting for an Environmental Engineer/Scientist/Planner to join our Impact Assessment and Permitting Team in the Winnipeg, Manitoba office. This position will integrate into a well-developed team of environmental engineers, scientists, and planners to provide support on various infrastructure and development projects across a range of sectors, including transport (road/rail), water/wastewater utilities, mining, energy, and oil and gas. We are looking for an experienced environmental candidate to assist with timely delivery of high-quality environmental impact assessments including studies and assessments, data analysis, permitting submissions, technical writing, client and agency liaison and presentations.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  • Coordinate and prepare environmental approvals and permits required for projects including Federal, Provincial and Municipal permits and develop mitigation plans

  • Maintain positive working relationships with client contacts, suppliers, contractors, engineering consultants, First Nations, local stakeholders, and external agencies

  • Assist in business development activities by supporting business development proposal efforts, identifying opportunities, supporting proposal efforts, and developing winning strategies

  • Provide support to public and Indigenous engagement programs by developing materials, hosting workshops and public information sessions, documenting feedback, and facilitating logistics

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 3+ years of relevant impact assessment and permitting experience in a consultancy environment

  • Ability to contribute towards a focus on teamwork and integration within multidisciplinary teams on a wide range of technically challenging projects

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills that facilitate detailed planning, timely decision-making and efficient implementation

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Ability to manage time effectively in a dynamic work environment

  • Strong initiative and able to work through complex problems with little oversight

  • Willingness to work flexible hours under a variety of conditions

  • Class 5 drivers’ license required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in appropriate discipline (e.g. Environmental Science, Environmental Planning, Environmental Engineering)

  • Strong familiarity with applicable federal and provincial environmental legislation such as the Fisheries Act, Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012, Species at Risk Act, The Environment Act (Manitoba), and Endangered Species and Ecosystems Act

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Planning

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 161321BR