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Jacobs Entry Level Environmental Planner in Edmonton, Alberta

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

When it comes to environmental consulting, we’re helping our clients protect our world’s natural resources. As an environmental planner, you will too.  Pave the way for your career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow. You'll impact the world around you by helping us solve real-life challenges.

Based out of our office in Vancouver BC office, you’ll have the opportunity to work as part of multi-disciplinary project teams associated with our Western Canada Offices to contribute to the environmental planning and permitting efforts of government and privately-owned infrastructure projects. As an Entry-Level Planner, you’ll have the opportunity to support a multidisciplinary team in coordinating projects through the permitting and approvals process.

This position will be a temporary assignment (flex contract, approximately 6 months with opportunity for extension). Bring your enthusiasm for learning and desire to conserve our natural resources, and we’ll help you grow!

At Jacobs, we’re partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you’ll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Minimum degree in Environmental Planning, Environmental Science, Geography, Biology/Ecology, Landscape Architecture or a related field

  • Accurate record keeping and strong time management skills

  • Positive attitude and self-motivated, with strong consideration for safety in the field

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, team-oriented, and suited to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team

  • A driver’s license and ability to provide a clean, 3 year driving abstract

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:

  • Relevant oil and gas an regulatory experience is an asset

  • Knowledge of provincial and federal environmental legislation and regulatory requirements, primarily in western Canada

  • Demonstrated technical writing skills

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.