Environmental Field Scientist

Environmental · Oakville, Ontario
Department Environmental
Employment Type Permanent
Minimum Experience Experienced

McIntosh Perry is growing to meet demand – and we need you! As a growing multi-disciplinary engineering and related professional services firm, we are building on our strong National reputation by maintaining our commitment to ethical work practices, a quality product and exceptional service. With more than 600 employees in offices across Canada, McIntosh Perry is expanding its scope and looking for new talent to join our supportive, dynamic team. Our core values validate everything we have believed in since our company started:


Walk a mile in someone else’s shoes - Treat others as they would like to be treated

Make Momma proud - Do the right thing

Every McIntosh has a core - Be a leader

Pass. Shoot. Score. - Becoming excellent together

Did you dot the i’s and cross the t’s? - Personal responsibility

Don’t forget to cut the ribbon - Making a difference


If you are looking for an opportunity to work with a collaborative, hard-working and dedicated team of professionals and have fun, then this could be the right opportunity for you.



As a member of our Geo-Environmental team, you will be working with multi-disciplinary teams and supporting various projects. The ideal candidate will enjoy being in the field. Your duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Hydrogeological testing;
  • Pumping tests and infiltration testing;
  • Preparation of EASR and PTTW applications;
  • Phase I/II ESAs;
  • Sampling of excess soil at construction projects;
  • Site remediations;
  • Environmental monitoring at waste disposal sites, lagoons, former mine sites, etc.;
  • Air quality monitoring;
  • Occasional field work supporting other MP groups (natural sciences, land development, environmental engineering, etc.);
  • Data analysis and reporting;
  • Other duties as may be assigned from time to time.



  • Graduate from a university or college program in Environmental Science, Geology, Earth Sciences, Biology, Environmental Engineering or related field;
  • Up to 5 years of work experience in environmental site assessment, hydrogeology, geotechnical engineering or related field;
  • Ability to travel throughout Ontario and occasionally out-of-the province for work assignments;
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions, including full days in the field during winter months;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Demonstrated experience with field techniques (i.e. site inspections, hydrogeological testing, etc.) would be considered an asset;
  • Strong problem solving skill, combined with critical thinking and resilience;
  • Experience with reporting and/or data analysis will be considered an asset;
  • Possess a valid G driver's license and have access to a vehicle with valid registration and insurance


McIntosh Perry is an equal opportunities employer offering a competitive salary and benefits to those with the skills suited to the needs of our clients.

McIntosh Perry welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

(Referral Code - Class B)

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    Oakville, Ontario
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