Careers

Occupational Health & Safety Technician

Safetech is always seeking to expand our team of committed and passionate professionals. It is our diverse group of talented individuals that makes Safetech what it is today. We appreciate the diversity of what each individual brings to the team and encourage input and participation from all team members.

Safetech provides our employees with a relaxed and collegial work environment where every team member is treated equally, with dignity and respect. We support our employees in their own personal growth and professional development and offer many incentives to help them achieve their goals. Some of the benefits of working at Safetech include:

  • Professional Development and In-House Training
  • Compensation for Fitness and Professional Association Memberships
  • Education Tuition Assistance Reimbursement Program
  • Flexible Working Hours and Ability to Work from Home
  • Group Health, Dental and Life Insurance Plan
  • Group Retirement Savings Plan
  • Casual Dress Code and Company-Branded Teamwear
  • Reimbursement for Work-Related Travel and Expenses
  • Yearly Bonuses Based on Key Performance Indicators
  • Team Social Events and Participation in Charity Events
CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES
OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & SAFETY TECHNICIAN

Insurance & Emergency Restoration Group

Safetech Environmental Limited is currently seeking a dedicated and motivated individual to join our team at Head Office in Mississauga to support our Insurance & Emergency Restoration Division. In this role, the individual will work within a multi-disciplinary team to provide inspection and testing services primarily for the insurance industry, focusing on claims related to water damage and fire damage. This is an excellent opportunity to work “hands-on” on interesting and challenging projects in a wide range of environments.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide site inspections and conduct testing for the evaluation and remediation of mould, water damage, fire damage and hazardous building materials (asbestos, lead, silica, etc.)
  • Use air and surface sampling equipment and interpret results to evaluate conditions with respect to mould, sewage contamination, asbestos, fire-related contaminants, etc
  • Inspect work areas and provide direction to restoration contractors to ensure proper completion of restoration
  • Prepare scopes of work for restoration projects and written assessment, inspection and post-restoration close-out reports
  • Report to and take direction from Project Managers and Project Coordinators

Requirements:

  • Post-secondary education in Occupational Health & Safety or a related field
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to work flexible hours (after hours, weekends, holidays)
  • Valid G driver's license and own transportation
  • Good computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office and Google Docs
  • Able to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced, client-focused environment
  • Past experience in environmental consulting or work in emergency restoration industry considered an asset
  • Knowledge of building construction and pertinent regulations / guidelines considered an asset
  • IICRC certifications as Water Damage Restoration Technician (WRT), Applied Microbial Remediation Technician (AMRT) and Fire & Smoke Restoration Technician (FSRT) considered an asset

Interested candidates may submit their resume and cover letter to employment@safetechenv.com

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & SAFETY TECHNICIAN

Hazardous Building Materials Group

Safetech Environmental Limited is currently seeking a dedicated and motivated individual to join our team at Head Office in Mississauga to support our Hazardous Building Materials Division. In this role, the individual will work within a multi-disciplinary team to provide inspection and testing services associated with the identification, management and safe removal of hazardous building materials (such as asbestos-containing and lead-containing materials) and other hazards such as mould. This is an excellent opportunity to get hands-on field experience in a variety of built environments while learning to communicate findings and issues with a number of different stakeholders.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct field work for the identification and assessment of hazardous materials such as asbestos, lead, silica, mould, etc.
  • Inspect hazardous materials remediation work areas and provide direction to remediation contractors to ensure compliance with appropriate standards, guidelines and regulations.
  • Conduct air monitoring for asbestos and analysis of air samples by phase contrast microscopy (PCM)
  • Conduct bulk, air and surface sampling for a variety of hazardous materials using a number of different sampling methods and equipment
  • Prepare scopes of work for remediation projects and written assessment, inspection and post-remediation close-out reports
  • Report to and take direction from Project Managers and Project Coordinators

Requirements:

  • Post-secondary education in Occupational Health & Safety or a related field
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to work flexible hours (after hours, weekends, holidays)
  • Valid G driver's license and own transportation
  • Good computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office and Google Docs
  • Able to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced, client-focused environment
  • Past experience in environmental consulting considered an asset
  • Knowledge of building construction and pertinent regulations / guidelines considered an asset

Interested candidates may submit their resume and cover letter to employment@safetechenv.com

Junior Environmental Technician

Environmental Services Group

Safetech Environmental Limited is currently seeking a dedicated and motivated individual to join our team at Head Office in Mississauga to support our Environmental Services Division. In this role, the individual will work within a multi-disciplinary team to provide field-related assessment and testing services. This is an excellent opportunity to gain hands-on experience related to the identification and remediation of environmental contaminants in sediment, soil, and water within a progressive team of environmental science and engineering professionals.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments
  • Sediment, soil, groundwater, and drinking water quality testing
  • Surface swab sampling
  • Environmental site remediation oversight
  • Well response testing and hydrogeological investigations
  • Prepare written technical reports
  • Report to and take direction from Project Managers and Environmental Engineers

Requirements:

  • Post-secondary education in Environmental Sciences or a related field
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Valid G driver's license and own transportation
  • Good computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office and Google Docs
  • Able to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced, client-focused environment
  • Past experience in environmental consulting considered an asset
  • Eligibility to obtain, or currently having CET designation
  • Knowledge of applicable environmental regulations considered an asset

Interested candidates may submit their resume and cover letter to employment@safetechenv.com

OCCUPATIONAL HYGIENIST / PROJECT COORDINATOR

Insurance & Disaster Restoration Group

Safetech Environmental Limited is currently seeking a dedicated and motivated individual to join our team at Head Office in Mississauga to support our Insurance & Disaster Restoration Group. In this role, the individual will work within a multi-disciplinary team as a lead Occupational Hygienist to provide inspection and testing services primarily for the insurance industry, focusing on claims related to water damage and fire damage. This is an excellent opportunity to work “hands-on” on interesting and challenging projects in a wide range of environments.

Responsibilities:

  • Under the direction of the Project Managers, liaise with clients and restoration contractors to determine scope of work, provide budgets/proposals, scheduling, invoicing, etc.
  • Prepare scopes of work for air quality evaluations and restoration projects and provide written assessment, inspection and post-restoration close-out reports.
  • Provide site direction and support to Occupational Health & Safety Technicians, aid in interpretation of analytical results and review/revise reports.
  • Use air and surface sampling equipment and interpret results to evaluate conditions with respect to indoor air quality, hazardous materials spills, mould, sewage contamination, asbestos, fire-related contaminants, etc.
  • Provide site inspections and conduct testing for the evaluation and remediation of mould, water damage, fire damage and hazardous building materials (asbestos, lead, silica, etc.).
  • Inspect restoration work areas and provide direction to restoration contractors to ensure proper completion of restoration.

Requirements:

  • Post-secondary education in Occupational Health & Safety or a related field
  • Qualified to obtain / working towards CIH/ROH designations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to work flexible hours (after hours, weekends, holidays)
  • Valid G driver's license and own transportation
  • Good computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office and Google Docs
  • Able to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced, client-focused environment
  • Past experience in environmental consulting or work in emergency restoration industry considered an asset
  • Knowledge of building construction and pertinent regulations / guidelines considered an asset
  • IICRC certifications as Water Damage Restoration Technician (WRT), Applied Microbial Remediation Technician (AMRT) and Fire & Smoke Damage Restoration Technician (FSRT) considered an asset

Interested candidates may submit their resume and cover letter to employment@safetechenv.com

ENGINEER-IN-TRAINING / ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNICIAN

Environmental Services Group

Safetech Environmental Limited is currently seeking a dedicated and motivated individual to join our team at Head Office in Mississauga to support our Insurance & Disaster Restoration Group. In this role, the individual will work within a multi-disciplinary team as a lead Occupational Hygienist to provide inspection and testing services primarily for the insurance industry, focusing on claims related to water damage and fire damage. This is an excellent opportunity to work “hands-on” on interesting and challenging projects in a wide range of environments.

Responsibilities:

  • Reporting to the Senior Environmental Engineer, the Engineer-in-Training (EIT) and/or Environmental Technician is required to carry out field work and reporting for Phase I/One and Phase II/Two Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs), Environmental Site Remediation, Emergency Oil Spill Response, Environmental Compliance Approvals (ECAs) for submission to the Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks (MECP), collection of representative sediment, soil and groundwater samples, as well as other tasks to support the Environmental Engineering Department.
  • The EIT will be required to adapt to a fast pace environment and ensure field work and reporting is completed in accordance with training and regulations mentored by the Senior Project Manager/Senior Environmental Engineer. The EIT is expected to learn and execute environmental sampling protocols, Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) procedures, technical report writing and chemical analysis interpretation.
  • Hours: The EIT will be expected to work a minimum of 40 hours a week

Essential Job Functions:

  • Take on assignments from the Environmental Engineer/Sr. Environmental Engineer;
  • Interpretation of chemical analysis results;
  • Basic understanding of chemical interactions with the environment;
  • Technical writing of environmental documents utilized by financial institutions, CEOs, industry managers and leaders;
  • Supporting the technical reporting and submission of documents to the MECP for Record of Site Conditions and ECAs;
  • Supporting technical write ups for reliance letters and other liability documents used by clients;
  • Supporting technical calculations for noise and emissions from facilities, determining exposure and limits of receptors;
  • Be part of the on-call rotational team and support after hour emergencies, which may include site work and reporting;
  • Keep up to date with Ontario Regulation 153/04 (as amended), Ontario Regulation 347, Ontario Regulation 558/00, Ontario Regulation 419/05 and Canadian Standards Association (CSA) for which training will be provided during orientation;
  • Take part in extracurricular activities sponsored by the company as well as industry events related to environmental engineering; and,
  • Provide and manager proper documentation of resources used, including time sheets and expenses.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • EIT – 4 year Engineering Degree (B.A.Sc., B.Eng.) in a related discipline (Environmental, Chemical, etc.);
  • EFT – College Diploma in a related field; and,
  • Two (2) to Three (3) years of experience would be considered an asset.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Adobe Acrobat;
  • Good verbal and written communication skills;
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to fast paced environment;
  • Good technical competency in proper operation and use of various types of testing equipment;
  • Good working knowledge of various sampling methodologies and pertinent Environmental and Health & Safety regulations, standards and guidelines;
  • Good relationship building skills for fostering and maintaining cooperative working relationships with colleagues, contractors, and clients;
  • Good time management, multi-tasking and organizational skills necessary to plan and run a complicated project or multiple projects concurrently; and,
  • Good initiative and self-motivation necessary to make recommendations, take action, and work with little direction.

Interested candidates may submit their resume and cover letter to employment@safetechenv.com

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