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Alberta Environment and Parks - We support Albertans in being proud stewards of air, land, water, and
biodiversity by leading the work required for the desired environmental outcomes and sustainable development of
Are you looking for an opportunity to advance your career using your education and experience related to
environmental and regulatory inspections and compliance activities to ensure that Alberta's environment and
public health safety is not at risk?
Come join our team. We are currently hiring an Environmental Protection Officer (EPO) for Capital District’s
Working as part of the Compliance Team, you will:
Apply the principles of Education, Prevention and Enforcement as identified in the Alberta Environment and Parks’ Compliance Assurance Management Framework to achieve legislative compliance
Conduct proactive and reactive inspections to assess regulatory compliance in regulated sectors such as municipal (including drinking water, wastewater and landfills), industrial, commercial, and agricultural.
Respond to environmental incidents, including public complaints, collect evidence to determine if a contravention has occurred and report findings to the Compliance Assurance Lead
You may be also be required to act as an Emergency Environmental Regional Responder serving on an on-call rotational basis expected to receive, prioritize and respond to environmental emergencies.
The Capital District is home to thriving chemical and petrochemical, energy production, manufacturing and construction industries. You will see how the value of your work provides for the continued enjoyment of a clean and healthy environment for all and find a prosperous and sustainable future for you and your family for years to come.
The abundance of natural areas and resources in this urban and rural require dedicated professionals working together as a team to ensure their protection.
Come and be a part of that team… Opportunity awaits.
Minimum Educational and Experience Requirements:
Diploma in a related field, preferably in Environmental Sciences with enforcement/compliance background
and a minimum six years of directly related experience. Equivalencies will be considered.
Experience in regulatory inspection and/or investigation processes and techniques.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suites.
Experience in the direct application of the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act, Water Act and
the Public Lands Act.
Experience in regulated sectors as noted in the Role Description.
A technical background and/or regulatory experience involving potable drinking water and wastewater
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This competition may be used to fill future vacancies, across the Government of Alberta, at the same or lower classification level.
We thank all applicants for their interest. All applications will be reviewed to determine which candidates' qualifications most closely match the advertised requirements. Only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
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Additional Job Information:
Salary Range: $2,621.67 to $3,442.53 bi-weekly ($68,425 to $89,850 /year)
Posted Date: May 17, 2022
Closing Date: May 23, 2022
Job ID: 28552