Technical Guidance Specialist

(Competition #17-06-0170)

SUMMIT LIABILITY SOLUTIONS INC. is seeking a highly motivated Technical Guidance Specialist (Competition #17-06-0170) to join their Environmental Assessment Services Division. This is a full-time office position supporting our Lloydminster location. The ideal candidate would be located in Lloydminster, however, candidates based out of other locations will still be considered.

  • In partnership with the Lloydminster Regional Manager you are responsible for assuring regulatory compliance and quality reporting with respect to Phase I’s, Phase II’s, Phase III’s, Spills, DSA’s and Reclamation Applications
  • Assist with writing technical reports and documents as required
  • Keeping the Summit team educated and aware of risk-based assessments and potential Tier 2 approaches
  • Keeping SOP’s up to date and generating standards for field work
  • Generating standard Phase II and III reporting templates
  • Conducting random audits on Phase II and III reports coming from other technical advisors/writers
  • Ensuring that reports are being completed in a timely fashion
  • Proof read various Phase II and III reports
  • Educate Project Managers and field staff with SOP and regulatory changes
  • Provide weekly summaries and reports to the Regional Manager
  • Keep up to date on relevant industry information, directive, guides and information letters
  • Applicants must possess a professional designation from an organization that allows for professional sign off for upstream oil and gas reclamation certification work
  • A minimum 5 years' direct experience in the environmental industry serving Oil & Gas
  • Broad experience and understanding of the Federal and Provincial (Western Canada) regulatory framework
  • An understanding of varying field duties
  • Ability to represent Summit during discussions with internal and external clients
  • Exceptional accuracy and attention to detail
  • Experience with multi-provincial EA methodology and criteria (asset)
  • Excellent communication and technical writing skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • An undergraduate or advanced degree in sciences, environmental science, land reclamation, agronomy or other related field of study from a recognized university
  • Possession of a Doctorate or Masters of Science would also be considered an asset
Company Information:

The Summit Group of Companies has become the industry leader in the environmental services sector with operations in Canada, the United States and Australia. Our company focuses on offering turnkey environmental management solutions to clients across various industries.

Summit’s vision is to be the most respected environmental solutions company, admired for its people, performance and innovation.

If your passion and experience align with this vision, then Summit is for you! Visit our website,, for job postings.

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We appreciate your interest in working with Summit. Due to the volume of applications, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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