Environmental Field Scientist

Environmental · Ottawa, Ontario
Department Environmental
Employment Type Permanent
Minimum Experience Mid-level

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 Environmental team, your duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Hydrogeological testing, analysis, and reporting;
  • Pumping tests and infiltration testing, analysis, and reporting;
  • Preparation of EASR and PTTW applications;
  • Completion of Phase I / II ESAs;
  • Fieldwork and reporting associated with site remediations;
  • Environmental monitoring at waste disposal sites, lagoons, former mine sites, etc.;
  • Air quality monitoring;
  • Occasional fieldwork supporting other MP groups (natural sciences, land development, environmental engineering, others); 
  • Project coordination, data analysis, and reporting pertaining to the above duties, and;
  • Other duties as may be required from time to time.


  • Graduate from a university or college program in Environmental Science, Geology, Earth Sciences, Biology, Environmental Engineering, or related field;
  • Minimum 1 to 2 years demonstrated experience in ESAs and/or hydrogeological investigations;
  • Ability to travel throughout Ontario and occasionally out-of-province for work assignments;
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions, including full days in the field during winter months;
  • Strong written and oral communication skills;
  • Proven ability to analyze and report on collected data;
  • Experience in project management considered an asset;
  • Experience with specialized field techniques (e.g. Guelph permeameter, core logging, soil vapour testing, hydrogeological testing, etc.) considered an asset;
  • Possess a valid 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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