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Testing Specialist

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JOB ID: TS20230101:

Position Description: Environmental Testing Specialist - Oil and Gas Industry

Breakwater Vantage is seeking a highly skilled Environmental Testing Specialist with a background in geotechnical engineering and hydrogeology to join our team. We are committed to providing quality environmental assessment services to the oil and gas industry in Alberta, ensuring responsible resource development and environmental stewardship.
As an Environmental Testing Specialist, you will play a key role in conducting comprehensive testing, including gas sampling, water sampling, and soil sampling, to support environmental assessments and emissions management for our clients in the oil and gas industry.
•    Plan and conduct environmental testing campaigns for oil and gas projects, including gas sampling, water sampling, and soil sampling
•    Analyze test results and prepare technical reports detailing findings and recommendations for clients
•    Collaborate with project teams to ensure environmental assessments are conducted in accordance with regulatory requirements and industry best practices
•    Develop and implement testing procedures and quality control measures to ensure the accuracy and reliability of test results
•    Maintain up-to-date knowledge of environmental regulations, guidelines, and standards applicable to the oil and gas industry in Alberta
•    Provide technical support and guidance to clients on environmental assessment and emissions management strategies
•    Collaborate with other professionals, such as geotechnical engineers, hydrogeologists, and environmental scientists, to ensure a comprehensive understanding of project impacts and mitigation measures
•    Bachelor's or Master's degree in Geotechnical Engineering, Hydrogeology, Environmental Science, or a related field
•    A minimum of 5 years of experience in environmental testing and assessment within the oil and gas industry
•    Strong knowledge of environmental regulations, guidelines, and best practices in Alberta
•    Experience with gas sampling, water sampling, and soil sampling techniques
•    Familiarity with environmental assessment processes, emissions management, and mitigation measures
•    Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills
•    Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team
•    Willingness to travel to project sites as needed
•    Membership in a relevant professional organization (e.g., P.Eng., P.Geo.)
•    Experience working with GIS software and other environmental data analysis tools
•    Familiarity with emissions management strategies and technologies
Breakwater Vantage is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We encourage qualified candidates to apply and self-identify in their application.
To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and salary expectations through our online application portal or email to We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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