Environmental Specialist Level I


Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Remote

Full time

Feb 9

Junior Regulatory and Permitting Specialist – Environment and Society

Advisian (Worley Group)

British Columbia and Alberta

Advisian is the independent consulting business line of the Worley Group with more than 2,000 people in 19 countries. We provide solutions for clients across a range of industries, including renewable energy, ports and marine terminals, mining, and onshore and offshore oil and gas. As part of one of the world’s largest engineering firms, we continue to push boundaries and extend our capabilities globally. Advisian is a company that prides itself on providing safe and high-quality services that exceed our customer’s expectations, which is why we manage some of the world's leading projects.

Advisian is a leading provider of Environment and Society (E&S) services in Canada. The E&S Service Line is a vibrant and growing team covering: Environmental Science (including marine, atmospherics, terrestrial, and aquatics); Society & Engagement; Planning, Permits & Approvals; and Sustainability & Compliance. We provide a full range of environmental services with a strong reputation for technical excellence, innovation and quality of work within small project consulting and strategic advisory assignments through to large project engineering and construction management delivery. We pride ourselves on the integration of our E&S specialists with our engineering, construction management and project delivery teams. Our aim is to recruit, develop, and most importantly, retain the people who share our vision and strategy.

We have a challenging opportunity for a full-time Junior Regulatory and Permitting Specialist to join our dynamic team. Our ideal candidate will have a strong technical background in federal/provincial/municipal environmental assessments, permits, licenses and approvals and be experienced in supporting on a number of interesting resource projects.

As our ideal candidate for this dynamic and challenging role, your responsibilities will consist of the following tasks:

  • Preparing, reviewing and coordinating federal/provincial/municipal environmental assessments, permits, licenses and approvals
  • Use and develop databases and schedules to track permit timelines and actions and to manage permit conditions and commitments for compliance tracking and reporting
  • Preparing, under supervision technical correspondence, project proposals and technical reports
  • Responsible for personal safety and the safe working practices and understand and follow Worley occupational health and safety procedures
  • Travel as required for various field programs and meetings

The successful candidate will have the following minimum qualifications and experience:

  • Post-secondary degree in science, environmental resource management, environmental law, environmental engineering or equivalent experience
  • Familiarity with both provincial and federal regulatory frameworks. A key role of the position will be to communicate and collaborate with our engineering and environmental teams
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong computer skills with office suite
  • Strong interpersonal, management and leadership skills, willingness to work within a team and technical writing skills are also required

The Junior Regulatory and Permitting Specialist positions are full-time and we’re currently seeking skilled individuals in British Columbia and Alberta for our Americas Operations. The position reports to the Americas Lead for Regulatory Approvals, Permits, and Compliance.

Advisian (part of the Worley Group) offers an excellent remuneration & benefits package, a friendly, professional, dynamic and flexible work environment along with the opportunity to develop your career prospects within Canada and overseas.

We strive to be an industry leader in health, safety and environmental performance. Our vision is to achieve zero harm to people and assets, and zero environmental incidents. We select people who share our values, beliefs and commitment to this vision and who demonstrate the expected behaviors, competencies and performance associated with their prospective roles within the company.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Advisian (part of the Worley Group) is an equal opportunity employer.



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Feb 9, 2023

Unposting Date

May 10, 2023

Reporting Manager Title

Project Manager

  • Advisian, Science, Environmental Planning & Management

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