Building and Construction

Environmental Compliance Manager, Major Transit Project – Permanent – 2820


Parker Huggett Limited

Environmental Compliance Manager, Major Transit Project – Permanent – 2820 Toronto, ON

About the Opportunity 

Parker Huggett is working with a privately-owned general contractor, making waves in the industry through their passion for delivering highly successful projects and empowering a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship. These pillars of their business have led them to great feats and now that will include delivering one of the largest transit projects in North America! 

As the team comes together for this major project, they are looking to identify an experienced Environmental Compliance Manager who shares their values and the goal of delivering the best infrastructure to drive our communities.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing leadership, technical support and advice on environmental and compliance issues throughout the construction period on this major project.

Duties include but are not limited to: 

  • Collaborate with the various teams to achieve industry leading environmental performance by managing the development and implementation of environmental procedures, programs, processes, and systems to ensure compliance with regulatory and Project requirements
  • Provide technical expertise related to ISO 14001 and support the Environment Team in implementing the Environmental Management System, including delivering the required documentation and reports
  • Responsible to prepare for and attend environmental audits (internal and external)
  • Oversee and co-ordinate the submission of contractually required deliverables and ensure on-time delivery
  • Track environmental compliance with contractual requirements
  • Review, comment and ensure delivery of environmental monitoring reports and various plans and procedures
  • Co-ordinate the development and delivery of monthly reports (environmental component)
  • Review and co-ordinate responses to Conformance Review Reports (CRRs) received from the Client
  • Coordinate and respond to Non-Conformance Reports (NCRs)
  • Working with the Environmental Manager and Environmental Inspectors, prepare Environmental Working Group (EWG) meeting presentations and minutes
  • Supervision and mentorship of more junior professional staff

About You

The successful candidate will have the following:

  • An undergraduate degree or higher in a related discipline (ecology/biology/environmental science) from a recognized university
  • Minimum of 5 years of work-related experience on construction projects of similar size, scope, and complexity in Ontario conducting environmental inspections, monitoring and compliance
  • Knowledge of methods, approaches, and best management practices related to environmental inspections, including experience with the Construction Administration and Inspection Task Manual (MTO, April, 2005, as amended from time to time)
  • Knowledge of relevant Federal and Ontario environmental policies, procedures and legislation
  • The ability to liaise with other specialty consultants, contractors and Governmental Authorities
  • Ability to effectively lead and mentor the development of Environmental professionals to further expand their knowledge, skills and abilities
  • Experience implementing ISO 14001 consistent Environmental Management Systems (EMS)

About the Job

This is a full-time, permanent position based in the GTA. Work would ideally be based between site and office and offers unrivalled growth opportunity and competitive compensation, including salary, comprehensive benefits, and various other additional perks. 

How to Apply

Please apply by clicking the “Apply for Job” button and follow the instructions to submit your résumé. You can also apply by submitting your résumé directly to If you are already registered with us, please contact your Recruiter and quote job 2820.

Thank you for your interest in this role. One of our Recruiters will be in touch with you if your profile meets the requirements for the role and the expectations of our clients. Please note that all candidates must be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. 

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