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Emergency Hazmat/Environmental Responder

The Company:
Working with Enviro Hazmat Emergency Response Inc., a Southern Alberta based Hazmat Emergency Response company, will give you an opportunity to work for an exciting innovative firm which responds to incidents within the 3 western provinces. Enviro Hazmat Emergency Response Inc., is a Canadian-based hazmat emergency response firm with local and international call centre integrated clients. We're committed to working collaboratively, building partnerships with industry, government and multiple fire departments within the 3 western provinces, through innovative adaptation of multiple emergency response systems. This leads to creating value added benefits for all of our stakeholders. At Enviro Hazmat Emergency Response Inc., it's not just what we do that makes us emergency response leaders - it's how we do it.

Roles:
Some of the roles of the hazmat responder are to provide hazmat response, coordination, agency approvals, scene control in collaboration with local industry and fire services. The hazmat responder will apply an active role in mitigation of the hazmat / environmental impacts on scene to prevent further negative conditions, which may also include on-scene fire-rescue services. This process ensures the hazmat responder delivers on the organization’s mandate to preserve life, property, and the environment through the provision of hazardous materials response/protection, fire suppression, emergency management, and rescue services for the incident scene and surrounding areas. Upon completion of the incident, the hazmat responder will be charged with the responsibility of compiling, writing and reporting the incident activities to the client, provincial/federal government and dangerous goods department. The hazmat responder will report directly to the D.G.I.C. (Dangerous Goods Incident Command) and will have a secondary reporting responsibility to the administrative corporate controller.

Qualifications:
The ideal candidate will have: An accreditation or professional designation in fire or related emergency services;

  • Ideally, the candidate will possess a minimum 1 year field experience for on-site emergencies and/or reclamation, remediation background.
  • The skill set to work safely, maintain discipline, promote harmony, exercise sound judgment, and effectively co-operate with other civic, business officials, staff and the general public.
  • Basic knowledge of Federal and Provincial Codes & Regulations and Municipal By-Laws relative to the activities on the Hazmat Scene;
  • Basic knowledge of safe practices, and techniques related to prevention of plume migration, rescue work, and in managing dangerous goods incidents;
  • The candidate must be energetic, make sound decisions at times of urgency and have a positive attitude in adverse conditions.
  • The emergency response candidate will demonstrate time/cost management skills, strong interpersonal and team spirit competencies.

General Duties:
  • *Hazmat Emergency Response (local and provincial)
  • *Soil and groundwater sampling and monitoring (with training)
  • *Arrange for underground/service locates/clearances
  • *Arrange for municipal permits (opening/closing of streets/highways) and traffic control
  • *A strong ability to conduct research and report writing skills, to meet municipal, provincial and CCME guidelines
  • *Promotion of the company in aiding to develop new business growth
  • *Travel will be required (currently 20%-30%) pending project locations
  • *Emergency Response on an “As Needed” basis
Training:
  • The ideal candidate will receive corporate and on-site training
P.O.C.’s : Currently, Enviro Hazmat is seeking Paid On Call responders to add to their responder list. If you have interest, please forward credentials and information at your earliest convenience.

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to the following:

info@envirohazmat.ca

Enviro Hazmat
Head Office:
252176 Township Road 280
Beiseker, AB T0M 0G0
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Mailing Address:
Box 328
Beiseker, AB
T0M 0G0
Phone: 403-947-2245 | Fax: 1-888-799-5390
24/7-Emergency Number: (403) 236-4901, Toll Free: 1-866-249-7583
Enviro Hazmat Emergency Response Inc. is a Southern Alberta based company that also services British Columbia and Saskatchewan. Enviro Hazmat's primary focus is on hazardous and non hazardous Emergency Response, Hazmat/Spill response, waste management, site decommissioning, E.C.A. (Emergency Compliance Assessment), site assessments, Hazmat/safety training, and the ongoing development of new technologies. Enviro Hazmat emergency response areas of market focus includes municipal fire departments, government, transportation, industrial facilities and the oil and gas industry.