Human Health and Environmental Risk Assessment Specialist

Closing date:November 28, 2020 Location:Halifax,NS Type:Full-Time


We are a forward-looking company: we embrace the value of change and understand that corporate sustainability and employee diversity is both a requirement and a duty in today's workplace. We provide professional consulting services in a number of sectors, including Environmental, Municipal Services, Geotechnical, Water & Wastewater, Buildings, Industry & Manufacturing, Energy & Power, Oil & Gas, Marine, and Transportation & Bridges.

The following position is open in our Halifax, NS and Ottawa, ON offices for individuals looking for a challenging opportunity to develop a lasting career and an excellent opportunity for growth and advancement within our dynamic consulting practice. Based on level of experience the position could be staffed from one of our other seven offices.

Human Health and Environmental Risk Assessment Specialist

CBCL Limited is currently seeking an Environmental Professional with expertise and experience in human health and environmental risk assessments and risk management of contaminated sites. The ideal candidate will be experienced in the assessment and application of Federal, Provincial and Municipal guidance and regulations as they pertain to environmental requirements on a diverse range of projects.

Experience in one or more of the following other areas including environmental site assessments, remediation, environmental toxicology, contaminant hydrogeology, environmental statistics, project management and proposal preparation are also considered valuable assets.

The ideal candidate should have a degree in an applicable discipline with 7 to 10 years of relevant practical experience. The successful candidate will have an excellent opportunity for growth within our diverse environmental team across Eastern Canada, including guidance and mentorship from experienced senior staff.

The successful candidate must be a team player with excellent interpersonal skills and strong oral and written communication skills.  Analytical skills, attention to detail, problem solving, and decision-making capabilities are also important traits.

A valid driver’s license and a willingness to travel is required.

We offer a unique working environment and an attractive benefits package with compensation that is commensurate with capability and experience. Our philosophy is to provide the necessary support to allow each individual to develop their own interests and increase both individual fulfillment and company success, while promoting a healthy life/work balance. Our projects provide opportunities for collaboration with a range of experts internally, in academia, and in various disciplines of government.

CBCL Limited is committed to employment equity and our goal is to be a diverse workforce that is represented at all job levels.

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

About Us

Established in 1955 and now with over 360 employees, CBCL Limited is a 100% employee-owned firm offering a full range of engineering, environmental, and geotechnical consulting services. CBCL Limited is based in Halifax, NS with offices located across Atlantic Canada and Ontario. We are proud of our inclusive corporate culture and seek to build long term relationships with our clients while providing innovative effective solutions. We have earned recognition as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, one of Nova Scotia’s Top Employers, as well as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies. We provide professional consulting services in a number of sectors, including Municipal Services, Water & Wastewater, Buildings, Industry & Manufacturing, Energy & Power, Oil & Gas, Marine, Transportation & Bridges, Environmental Science, Geotechnical and Materials Testing.