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CAREERS

INDOOR ENVIRONMENT TECHNICIAN

OnPoint seeks to employ an individual who…

  • values developing their technical skills by working in close collaboration with senior consultants

  • has an entrepreneurial spirit and is committed to the growth and success of the firm

  • is health and safety-minded

  • is an effective communicator (both written and verbal)

  • is eager and interested in developing their client management skills

  • is detail oriented and efficient

  • enjoys the excitement of working at a variety of client sites

  • has a strong sense of responsibility and appreciates being depended upon

  • is creative, practical and a solutions-based thinker

  • enjoys working in a fun, friendly and most importantly…respectful environment

If this is you, let’s meet so we can discuss the prospect of joining our team!

As an Indoor Environment Technician, you will be involved in a wide variety of projects with a focus on assisting our clients with managing hazardous materials at their facilities.

Your primary duties will include:

  • assessing buildings and structures for designated substances (asbestos, lead, mercury, silica) and other building-related hazardous materials (mould, PCBs, ODS)

  • collecting samples of building materials (i.e. asbestos, mould, lead, PCBs etc.) and submitting them for lab analysis

  • recording clear and organized field notes

  • preparing reports (compiling data, interpreting results, assessing risks and conveying findings and recommendations in a clear and concise manner)

  • preparing scope of work documents, technical specifications and associated contract documents related to abatement projects

  • monitoring abatement projects (asbestos, mould, lead etc.)

  • undertaking air monitoring programs (asbestos, mould etc.)

  • drinking water sampling and testing for lead concentration

  • undertaking indoor air quality assessments

  • preparing proposals

 

With your commitment to grow and succeed with us, we commit to your professional development by involving you in one or more of the following skill development areas depending on your long-term interests and goals:

  • technical skills

  • project management

  • business development

  • client relations

Our ideal candidate possesses as many (if not all) of the following attributes:

  • diploma or degree in building sciences (i.e. Architectural Technician, Construction Engineering Technician or Civil Engineering Technology or equivalent). Ultimately, we’re looking for an individual with a strong understanding of building design and construction. 

  • professional designation such as a CET would be preferred but not mandatory.

  • experience collecting environmental data and samples would be preferred.

  • well versed in Microsoft Office applications including Word and Excel.

  • strong communication skills (both written and verbal) are mandatory as the position involves interactions with clients, contractors and other stakeholders, as well as report writing

  • experience with database and CAD software would be an asset.

  • willingness to travel locally on a regular basis and occasionally longer distances within southern Ontario.

Please note that applicants must have a valid driver’s licence, provide their own vehicle and maintain adequate automobile insurance. Travel expenses will be reimbursed for work related travel.

Additionally, applicants may be required to pass a criminal background check for security clearance that may be required to gain access to certain client sites.

If you’re interested, please contact us by sending an email to careers@onpointenvironmental.com