See Our Response To COVID-19 →
Chris Eelman Stands back-on wearing a red cape and a backwards SEM hat.

Enviro-Heroes
Assemble!

Do you want to be part of an unbelievably talented, multi-faceted team of eco-conscious experts?

Why SEM?

SEM, originally Sikumiut (people of the sea ice) Environmental Management, was founded in 2002 to respond to the demand for greater Indigenous representation in the world of environmental consulting. Over the years, SEM’s client portfolio has diversified and expanded to bring brilliant people and innovative technology to our clients.

Our Mission

To solve problems of any scale for companies, communities, and people.
SEM helps to take our client’s businesses to the next level with our cutting-edge technology, our network of professional employees and contractors, and our commitment to robust science, accessibility, and sustainability.

Our Team

We’re a team of leaders, scientists, geomatics technicians, drone pilots, engineers, developers and designers who are always up for a challenge. #TeamSEM consists of dedicated and hardworking people looking to make a difference.

Open Positions

St. John's

Multimedia Content Coordinator

X Icon

SEM Ltd. is a NL-based, Inuit-owned multidisciplinary consulting firm. We started as an environmental consultant, but have grown into a multi-divisional, full-service provider offering GIS / Geospatial services, Construction Management services, and Multimedia services (training, marketing, etc.)

We are currently seeking a Multimedia Content Coordinator to grow with us by supporting project-specific content creation and marketing efforts for our clients. If this opportunity sounds right for you, please send us an email at careers@semltd.ca, and visit semltd.ca to find out more about us!

Responsibilities

  • Work with our Productions Division to perform marketing and communications related tasks including design and development of content for online training modules, promotional newsletters, websites, videos, one pagers, presentations, social media etc.
  • Provide support for other project work including document formatting, report revisions, photo and/or video editing, and writing.
  • Other responsibilities and duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or Diploma in Communications / Marketing / Multimedia or related field of study is preferred.
  • Creative writing skills to create content for a range of audiences and communication mediums.
  • Experience in proofreading and editing.
  • Proficiency in Office 365 (Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Illustrator, Premiere).
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • 2+ years of experience.
  • Willingness to learn!
  • Familiarity working with scheduling apps like HeyOrca.
  • Business-level French speaking and writing.
  • Work experience in consulting/freelance
  • Web experience (HTML/CSS and content management systems).
Job Type: 
Full Time, Contract, Hybrid
Closing Date: 
February 28, 2023
St. John's

Videographer / Video Editor

X Icon

We’re looking for a Videographer / Video Editor to grow with us!

Are you big on high quality video and smooth motion graphics? Do you want to see more of Newfoundland and Labrador? Our project work brings us up and down, coast-to-coast, and all around our beautiful province. We serve a diverse base of clients - from the biggest mines to the smallest communities.

SEM Ltd. is a NL-based, Inuit-owned multidisciplinary consulting firm. We started as an environmental consultant, but have grown into a multi-divisional, full-service provider offering GIS / Geospatial services, Construction Worker Management services, and Multimedia services (training, marketing, etc.)

By joining the SEM team, you’ll carve out your place in a fast-growing, environment oriented, tech-forward, multidisciplinary consulting firm. It’s a place to hone and grow your skillset. Drone operations, 3D scanning, and 360° video are among the many learning and growth possibilities at SEM.

Responsibilities

  • Work with our multimedia Productions division to shoot and edit video for external clients and internal marketing initiatives.
  • Provide support for other project work including training module development/design, stakeholder consultations, and more.
  • Other responsibilities and duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Portfolio or reel for our review.
  • Videography skills – operating mirrorless cameras, gimbal operation, etc.
  • Video editing skills – timing, motion graphics, etc.
  • Able to read French.
  • Able to travel solo.
  • Proficiency in Office 365 (Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
  • Advanced experience with Adobe Creative Suite (After Effects, Premiere, Illustrator etc).
  • 3-5 years of experience in video shooting, editing, and motion graphics.
  • 3D modelling/animation experience (Maya, Blender, C4D, UE5 etc.)
  • Drone operations experience.
  • Photography/photo editing experience.
  • Graphic design experience.
  • Business-level French speaking and writing.
Job Type: 
Full Time, Contract
Closing Date: 
St. John's

Senior Aquatics Biologist

X Icon

SEM is a Newfoundland and Labrador-based multi-disciplinary consulting firm that has proudly served many clients in the mining and utility industries, all levels of government, and a diversity of others over the past 20 years. SEM offers Environmental, GIS / Remote Sensing services, Provision of Professional Resources, and Multimedia (video + VR and training) services.

SEM is currently seeking a full-time Senior Aquatic Biologist to add to our dynamic and fun team of professionals. The position will be based out of our St. John’s, NL office. The Senior Aquatic Biologist will assist the SEM Team in completing project-based work for a variety of clients based on the responsibilities listed below.

Responsibilities

  • Project Management/Client Relationship Management;
  • Managing a team with diverse technical backgrounds;
  • Business development and proposal writing;
  • Technical report writing including those associated with:
  • Freshwater Aquatic Baseline Assessment
  • Fisheries Act Authorizations (FAA)
  • Environmental Assessment (IAA/NLECC)
  • Schedule 2 Authorization (MDMER)
  • Data analysis and interpretation;
  • Presentations when called upon.

Requirements

  • Strong understanding of applicable legislation (both provincial and federal) surrounding fish and fish habitat;
  • Post-secondary education in Biology or related field of study, supplemented by at least 15+ years of relevant experience.
  • Experience with mining related operations is considered an asset;
  • Experience working in the marine environment is considered an asset.

Other Assets:

  • Willingness to work in a dynamic and fast paced team environment;
  • Always learning mindset;
  • Positive attitude and highly motivated;
  • General computer skills (Microsoft Projects considered an asset);
  • Willingness to travel for work periodically during field seasons;
  • A safe work mindset.

Please provide your resume if you feel your skills could add to our incredible team here at SEM. SEM Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to the communities in which we work, and our culture revolves around inclusivity, engagement, and achieving our goals for clients and their communities. SEM thanks all applicants for your interest in joining the team, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: 
Full Time, Permanent
Closing Date: 
January 31, 2023
St. John's

Water Resources Engineer

X Icon

SEM is a Newfoundland and Labrador based multi-disciplinary consulting firm that has proudly served many clients in the mining and utility industries, all levels of government, and a diverse list of others over the past 20 years. SEM offers Environmental, GIS / Remote Sensing services, Engineering, Construction Workeragement, Productions and Multimedia (video + VR and training) services.

SEM is currently seeking a Water Resources Engineer to be based out of our St. John’s, NL office. The candidate will work with other team members on small to large scale water resources management related projects for a variety of clients, mainly in the mining industry, based on the responsibilities listed below.

Responsibilities

  • Provide project management and engineering support for water resources projects and designs;
  • Manage a variety of projects, including: budgeting, scheduling, managing field teams, and preparing technical cost estimates and proposals;
  • Review and authorize design drawings;
  • Direct and support field data collection exercises;
  • Prepare technical reports, tender packages, specifications, and work plans;
  • Provide technical support and mentoring to junior staff;
  • Solve water and wastewater management issues;
  • Conduct hydrologic and/or hydrogeologic modeling;
  • Conduct field work, when necessary; and
  • Collaborate with biologists, surveyors, engineers, and scientists.

Requirements

  • Minimum of 8 years experience;
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Engineering (Civil, Water Resources, Environmental;
  • Eligible as a P.Eng. under PEGNL an asset;
  • Working knowledge of design drafting software (i.e., AutoCAD Civil 3D);
  • Working knowledge of survey techniques (e.g., rod and level, total station, RTK GPS);
  • Experience with HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, PCSWM, and other modeling software;
  • Ability to lead completion of design deliverables (i.e., reports, drawings);
  • Experience in consulting industry is considered an asset;
  • Experience in Environmental Assessment;
  • Experience in Water and Wastewater Management and Treatment ;
  • Project Management skills;
  • Excellent problem solving skills;
  • Willingness to travel; and
  • Valid driver's license.

Why Join #TeamSEM

  • Competitive salary
  • Health, life, and dental benefits
  • An encouraging work environment
  • Opportunities for professional growth
  • A putting green
  • Cool tech

SEM Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to the communities in which we work, and our culture revolves around inclusivity, engagement, and achieving our goals for clients and their communities. SEM thanks all applicants for your interest in joining the team, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: 
Full Time, Permanent, Contract
Closing Date: 
January 31, 2023
St. John's

Environmental Assessment Lead

X Icon

SEM is a Newfoundland and Labrador based multi-disciplinary consulting firm that has proudly served many clients in the mining and utility industries, all levels of government, and many others over the past 20 years. SEM offers Environmental, GIS / Remote Sensing services, Construction Management, and Productions services. SEM is a unique, energetic, and diverse company that is excited to be building a team for long term success in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

SEM is currently seeking an Environmental Assessment Specialist, based out of our St. John’s, NL office. The candidate will work with other team members on small to large scale environmental assessment related projects for a variety of clients, mainly in the mining, renewable, and utility industries, based on the responsibilities listed below. We are in search of an enthusiastic individual who is looking to join a tight-knit group of professionals dedicated to fulfilling our clients’ project needs, in a professional manner.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate, compile and review Environmental Assessment (EA) documents.
  • Lead teams in their respective areas of expertise (aquatics, terrestrial, socio economic, etc.) to complete the necessary field assessments, studies and reporting for incorporation into the technical documentation required throughout the provincial and federal EA processes.Assistance in coordinating and tracking Indigenous, public, and other stakeholder consultationsassociated with EAs.
  • Gather and analyze project and environmental data and information on the environmental effects of proposed development projects.
  • Identify environmental effects, assess the adversity of environmental effects, propose mitigation measures, and evaluate the significance of residual environmental effects.
  • Project management tasks including preparation of technical cost proposals and reports, planning and managing field teams/studies/programs, data validation and QA/QC, and cost tracking.
  • Work with other team members in areas such as surveying, terrestrial and aquatics crews/technicians, administrative, and safety.
  • Liaise and consult with governing bodies and other stakeholders to ensure consideration of all concerns throughout the project regulatory permitting process.
  • Conduct field work, when necessary.

Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Environment, Ecology, Biology, Natural Resources, or related field of study.
  • 5+ years professional experience in increasingly senior roles.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of federal and provincial environmental legislation.
  • Senior level management of the Environmental Assessment (federal and provincial) processes for projects, from registration to full Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).
  • Project management skills.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills (English).
  • Leadership and supervisory experience
  • Sustainable development, socio economic, air emissions, and climate change.
  • Ability to thrive in a team environment.
  • MS Office skills.
  • Positive attitude.

Why Join #TeamSEM?

  • Competitive salary
  • Health, life, and dental benefits
  • An encouraging work environment
  • Opportunities for professional growth
  • A putting green
  • Cool tech

SEM Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to the communities in which we work, and our culture revolves around inclusivity, engagement, and achieving our goals for clients and their communities. SEM thanks all applicants for your interest in joining the team, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: 
Full Time, Permanent
Closing Date: 
January 31, 2023
St. John's

Intermediate Aquatics Biologist

X Icon

SEM is a Newfoundland and Labrador-based multi-disciplinary consulting firm that has proudly served many clients in the mining and utility industries, all levels of government, and a diversity of others over the past 20 years. SEM offers Environmental, GIS / Remote Sensing services, Provision of Professional Resources, and Multimedia (video + VR and training) services.

SEM is currently seeking a full-time Intermediate Aquatic Biologist to add to our dynamic and fun team of professionals. The position will be based out of our St. John’s, NL office. The Intermediate Aquatic Biologist will assist the SEM Team in completing project-based work for a variety of clients based on the responsibilities listed below.

Responsibilities

  • Project Management;
  • Participating in fisheries surveys;
  • Proposal and technical report writing;
  • Data analysis and interpretation;
  • Utilizing various field instruments for collection of data while maintaining accurate records as per company quality assurance/quality control protocols;

Requirements

  • Experience with and willingness to work outdoors in remote locations;
  • Proficient scientific writer;
  • Familiarity and understanding of applicable legislation surrounding fish and fish habiat;
  • Post-secondary education in Biology or related field of study, supplemented by 5-15 years of relevant experience.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Willingness to work in a team environment;
  • A keen learner with problem-solving skills;
  • Positive attitude and team player;
  • General computer skills (including all Microsoft products, statistical packages are an asset);
  • Experience operating ATVs, snowmobiles and boats would be considered and asset;
  • Willingness to travel for work
  • A “safe work mindset”

Please provide your resume if you feel your skills could add to our incredible team here at SEM. SEM Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to the communities in which we work, and our culture revolves around inclusivity, engagement, and achieving our goals for clients and their communities. SEM thanks all applicants for your interest in joining the team, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: 
Full Time, Permanent
Closing Date: 
January 31, 2023
St. John's

Senior Geotechnical Engineer

X Icon

SEM is a Newfoundland and Labrador based multi-disciplinary consulting firm that has proudly served many clients in the mining and utility industries, all levels of government, and a diverse list of others over the past 20 years. SEM offers Environmental, GIS / Remote Sensing services, Engineering, Construction Workeragement, Productions and Multimedia (video + VR and training) services.

SEM is currently seeking a Senior Geotechnical Engineer to be based out of our St. John’s, NL office. The candidate will work with other team members on large scale engineering, environmental, and mining related projects for a variety of clients, mainly in the mining and energy sectors. Example projects may include geotechnical investigations, foundation design (bridges, dams, roads, pipelines), river engineering, water retaining structures, fish barrier design, environmental assessment, feasibility studies, fish habitat compensation detailed design, and construction workeragement.

Responsibilities

  • Provide project management and engineering support for geotechnical engineering projects and designs;
  • Manage a variety of projects, including: budgeting, scheduling, managing field treams, and preparing technical cost estimates and proposals;
  • Communicate with clients, government regulators, stakeholders, Indigenous peoples, and the public in a professional manner;
  • Conduct geotechnical and water resources engineering design work on existing projects;
  • Provide technical support on mine rehabilitation and closure reports, decommissioning estimates, and similar projects;
  • Review and authorize design drawings;
  • Direct and support field data collection exercises;
  • Prepare technical reports, tender packages, specifications, and work plans;
  • Provide technical support and mentoring to junior staff;
  • Provide input on business development and collaborate with other staff members for the continued expansion of our engineering team and services;
  • Travel for site inspections of on-going programs, when necessary; and
  • Collaborate with biologists, surveyors, engineers, and scientists;

Requirements

  • 10-15 years diverse experience with engineering/design deliverables; Bachelor of Engineering (Civil, Geotechnical, Mechanical, Environmental or related discipline);
  • Member in good standing or eligible for registration with Professional Engineers and Geoscientist Newfoundland & Labrador (PEGNL);
  • Project management skills (PMP or on the job training);
  • Experience in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Project, Teams) is essential;
  • Experience in consulting industry is considered an asset;
  • Working knowledge of survey techniques (e.g., rod and level, total station, RTK GPS);
  • Willingness to travel when needed for projects;
  • Excellent problem solving, organizational, communication, and leadership skills; and
  • Holds a valid drivers’ license.

Additional Skills:

  • Consulting engineering experience;
  • GIS experience;
  • Experiencein a heavy industrial construction environment;
  • Knowledge in federal and provincial environmental and mining acts and regulations;
  • Experience in retaining structure / dam design; and
  • Knowledge in safety and safety management in the mining industry.

Why Join #TeamSEM?

  • Competitive salary
  • Health, life, and dental benefits
  • An encouraging work environment
  • Opportunities for professional growth
  • A putting green
  • Cool tech

SEM is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to the communities in which we work, and our culture revolves around inclusivity, engagement, and achieving our goals for clients and their communities. SEM thanks all applicants for your interest in joining the team, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: 
Full Time, Permanent, Contract
Closing Date: 
January 31, 2023
St. John's

System Administrator

X Icon

SEM Ltd. is a NL-based, Inuit owned multidisciplinary consulting firm. Our agile professionals, expert innovators and educated problem solvers are always ready to take on any project – big or small.

We are dedicated to the communities in which we work, and our culture revolves around inclusion, engagement, and achieving goals for clients and their communities.

SEM started with environmental consultancy, but has grown into a multi-divisional, full-service provider offering GIS / Geospatial services, Construction Management services, and Multimedia (video + VR and training).

SEM Ltd. is looking for an in-house System Administrator to join our team. This is a new role for the company and we are looking for an individual who can provide basic IT support to all employees (based across Newfoundland and Labrador), maintain, upgrade, and manage our software licenses, hardware procurement, and networks. They will create documentation and standard procedures for a variety of interdisciplinary teams, regarding data collection, workflow and data storage.

Responsibilities

• Build, configure, and deploy solutions built on Office 365, Azure AD, internal server, etc.

• Provide system administration, maintenance, and support for Windows.

• Provide digital maintenance for server and firewall, and warranty issues.

• Recommend procedure and workflow enhancements to data control (ISO 9001:2015).

• Expand your knowledge of technology, procedures, and services by staying current with best practices

• Provide timely support to other employees for IT issues, computer problems, and troubleshooting ..

• Conduct weekly updates on data control implementation (ISO 9001:2015) and produce documentation.

• Work with our external IT provider to produce best practice technical solutions for internet, server, systems, and other issues

• Uphold and train others on best cyber security, and information systems security practices.

Requirements

• Information Technology or technical institute degree / certificate in Computer Science or the equivalent combination of education, technical designations, and work experience.

• 2+ years’ experience in a systems administrator role, or similar.

• Demonstrated experience with Group Policy, Systems administration, and 365 Admin Tools/Azure AD.

• Good understanding of common business software applications and networking technology.

• Experience in computer support and system administration.

• Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.

• Ability to work with minimal supervision.

• Ability to manage multiple projects at a time, while maintaining attention to detail.

• Ability to think critically, make decisions and use an analytical approach to resolve problems.

Job Type: Full-time

Possible after hours, evenings, weekends

St. John's, NL: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Experience:

system administration: 2 years (required)

Why SEM Ltd.:

• Competitive salary

• Health, life, and dental benefits

• An encouraging work environment

• Opportunities for professional growth

• A putting green

• Cool tech

Job Type: 
Full Time, Contract
Closing Date: 
January 31, 2023
St. John's

Terrestrial Biologist

X Icon

SEM is a Newfoundland and Labrador based multi-disciplinary consulting firm that has proudly served many clients in the mining and utility industries, all levels of government, and many others over the past 20 years. SEM offers Environmental, GIS / Remote Sensing services, Construction Management, and Productions services. SEM is a unique, energetic, and diverse company that is excited to be building a team for long term success in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador.    

SEM is currently seeking a Terrestrial Biologist, based out of our St. John’s, NL office. The candidate will work alongside team members on small to large scale environmental projects, spanning from baseline studies to monitoring and assessing environmental impacts, based on the responsibilities listed below. We are in search of an enthusiastic individual with a passion for the environment, who is looking to join a tight-knit group of professionals dedicated to fulfilling our clients’ project needs.

Responsibilities

  • Technical writing and report preparation, often regarding terrestrial ecosystem components
  • Bird surveys by sight and sound
  • Botanical surveys
  • Rare lichen surveys
  • Species at Risk surveys
  • Wetland delineation and functional assessment
  • Compilation of data and analysis

Requirements

  • Post-secondary education in Biology or a related science
  • Willingness to travel
  • Willingness to work in the field in challenging conditions
  • Operating trucks, boats, ATVs, and snowmobiles
  • Hiking over rough terrain and/or snow will be required
  • Willingness to work overtime as required, including weekends
  • Writing experience is a must and a writing sample will be required if selected for an interview
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Knowledge of relevant Environmental Assessment legislation is considered an asset
  • GIS experience and knowledge is considered an asset
  • Experience with statistics/statistical analysis is considered an asset
  • General computer skills

Why Join #TeamSEM?

  • Competitive salary
  • Health, life, and dental benefits
  • An encouraging work environment
  • Opportunities for professional growth
  • A putting green
  • Cool tech

SEM Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to the communities in which we work, and our culture revolves around inclusivity, engagement, and achieving our goals for clients and their communities. SEM thanks all applicants for your interest in joining the team, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: 
Full Time, Permanent
Closing Date: 
January 31, 2023
St. John's

Senior Environmental Assessment Specialist

X Icon

SEM is a Newfoundland and Labrador based multi-disciplinary consulting firm that has proudly served many clients in the mining and utility industries, all levels of government, and many others over the past 20 years. SEM offers Environmental, GIS / Remote Sensing services, Construction Management, and Productions services. SEM is a unique, energetic, and diverse company that is excited to be building a team for long term success in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Opportunity:

SEM is currently seeking an Environmental Assessment Specialist, based out of our St. John’s, NL office. The candidate will work with other team members on small to large scale environmental assessment related projects for a variety of clients, mainly in the mining, renewable, and utility industries, based on the responsibilities listed below. We are in search of an enthusiastic individual who is looking to join a tight-knit group of professionals dedicated to fulfilling our clients’ project needs, in a professional manner.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate, compile and review Environmental Assessment (EA) documents.
  • Lead teams in their respective areas of expertise (aquatics, terrestrial, socio economic, etc.) to complete the necessary field assessments, studies and reporting for incorporation into the technical documentation required throughout the provincial and federal EA processes. Assistance in coordinating and tracking Indigenous, public, and other stakeholder consultations associated with EAs.
  • Gather and analyze project and environmental data and information on the environmental effects of proposed development projects.
  • Identify environmental effects, assess the adversity of environmental effects, propose mitigation measures, and evaluate the significance of residual environmental effects.
  • Project management tasks including preparation of technical cost proposals and reports, planning and managing field teams/studies/programs, data validation and QA/QC, and cost tracking.
  • Work with other team members in areas such as surveying, terrestrial and aquatics crews/technicians, administrative, and safety.
  • Liaise and consult with governing bodies and other stakeholders to ensure consideration of all concerns throughout the project regulatory permitting process.
  • Mentoring intermediate and junior staff.
  • Conduct field work, when necessary.
  • Provide input to business development and collaborate with other staff members for the continued expansion of our environmental team and services.

Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Environment, Ecology, Biology, Natural Resources, or related field of study.
  • 10+ years professional experience in increasingly senior roles.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of federal and provincial environmental legislation.
  • Senior level management of the Environmental Assessment (federal and provincial) processes for projects, from registration to full Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).
  • Project management skills.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills (English).

Other assets/skills:

  • Leadership and supervisory experience
  • Sustainable development, socio economic, air emissions, and climate change.
  • Ability to thrive in a team environment.
  • MS Office skills.
  • Positive attitude.

SEM Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to the communities in which we work, and our culture revolves around inclusivity, engagement, and achieving our goals for clients and their communities. SEM thanks all applicants for your interest in joining the team, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
January 31, 2023
St. John's

Senior Engineering Project Manager

X Icon

SEM is a Newfoundland and Labrador based multi-disciplinary consulting firm that has proudly served many clients in the mining and utility industries, all levels of government, and a diverse list of others over the past 20 years. SEM offers Environmental, GIS / Remote Sensing services, Engineering, Construction Workeragement, Productions and Multimedia (video + VR and training) services.

SEM is excited to post this excellent job opportunity to join our growing firm and to work closely with our solid group of technical professionals. We are currently seeking a Senior Engineering Project Manager that would ideally be based out of our St. John’s office, however, will consider remote and other office locations. The candidate will work with other team members on small to large scale environmental and mining related projects for a variety of clients, mainly in the mining industry. Example projects may include environmental assessment, permitting and compliance, NL Mining Act development and rehabilitation and closure plans, feasibility studies, fish habitat compensation detailed design, and construction workeragement.

Responsibilities

  • Provide project management and engineering support for both private and public clients;
  • Preparation of technical cost estimates, proposals, schedules, project updates, meeting minutes and reports;
  • Managing and leading multi-discipline technical design teams (within SEM or external), with a keen focus on technical requirements, project cost tracking and time management;
  • Communicate with clients, government regulators, stakeholders, Indigenous peoples, and the public in a professional manner;
  • Building inventory asset studies (assessment and quantification of building construction materials);
  • Mine rehabilitation and closure / decommissioning estimates, including materials, equipment, labour and subcontracts;
  • Building and maintaining a list of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors, and establish equipment and material handling unit costs and labour rates;
  • Direct and support field data collection;
  • Provide input to business development and collaborate with other staff members for the continued expansion of our engineering team and services; and
  • Travel for site inspections of on-going programs, when necessary.

Requirements

  • 15+ years diverse experience with engineering/design deliverables;
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil, Geotechnical, Mechanical, Environmental or related discipline);
  • Member in good standing or eligible for registration with Professional Engineers and Geoscientist Newfoundland & Labrador (PEGNL);
  • Project management skills (PMP or on the job training);
  • Large estimating experience a requirement (construction and demolition);
  • Experience in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powepoint, Project, Teams) is essential;
  • Willingness to travel;
  • Excellent problem solving, organizational, communication, and leadership skills; and
  • Holds a valid drivers’ license.

Additional Skills

  • Consulting engineering experience;
  • Experience working with RS Means construction cost estimating software;
  • Worked in a heavy industrial construction environment;
  • Knowledge in federal and provincial environmental and mining acts and regulations;
  • Experience in retaining structure / dam design;
  • Meets the definition of a “Qualified Person” (QP) under NL Mining Act Rehabilitation and Closure Plan Guidelines and NI 43-101 Standards (for their area of expertise); and
  • Knowledge in safety and safety management in the mining industry.

Why Join #TeamSEM?

  • Competitive salary
  • Health, life, and dental benefits
  • An encouraging work environment
  • Opportunities for professional growth
  • A putting green
  • Cool tech

SEM Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to the communities in which we work, and our culture revolves around inclusivity, engagement, and achieving our goals for clients and their communities. SEM thanks all applicants for your interest in joining the team, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: 
Full Time, Permanent, Contract
Closing Date: 
January 31, 2023
SEM Team Member on a scaffold

Don't see your skillset?

Reach out to us and we'll contact you when the right job comes along. Send your resume to:

careers@semltd.ca