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Who We Are

Vertex Environmental Inc. is a specialized environmental contracting firm that provides innovative solutions to environmental problems – mainly relating to remediating contaminated soil and groundwater at sites in Ontario and across Canada. We are one of Canada’s leading environmental contracting companies that specializes in this type of work.

Our staff enjoy working together as part of a team to successfully complete this important service. We take pride in our work and strive to remain experts in the field by constantly innovating and advancing our knowledge, experience, techniques and abilities.

Our work is different from day-to-day and site-to-site and is sometimes completely new to Canada! Team members find it rewarding to be involved in some of the most significant and leading-edge environmental remediation projects being completed in Canada today.

Current Job Opportunities

Vertex is in compliance with AODA Regulations and is an equal opportunity employer. For more information or to apply for any positions listed below please contact
info@vertexenvironmental.ca.

Vertex is always looking for great people and currently we have a need for a Project Manager in our Treatment Systems Division. Canada’s leading environmental consultants and general contracting firms look to Vertex to solve their most challenging environmental problems. The successful PM candidate will play a key role in the management and execution of projects within the Treatment Systems Division, which includes dewatering systems, water treatment systems and vapour intrusion mitigation systems for construction projects and remediation of contaminated sites. PMs are also responsible for pursuing marketing opportunities for the Treatment Systems Division.

Vertex is offering this PM position as a full-time employment opportunity that will eventually be eligible for our full benefit package.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Review of environmental site investigation reports, hydrogeological reports, and engineering plans to understand project requirements
  • Visit active construction sites as well as client offices to understand project requirements and define scopes of work
  • Develop costing proposals for a variety of different treatment system opportunities
  • Communicate proposed approaches via detailed write-ups, in-person meetings, and follow-up negotiations to secure project contracts
  • Oversee field staff for the implementation and day-to-day operations of projects
  • Ensure compliance with various municipal and provincial permitting and sampling requirements
  • Participate in creative troubleshooting of water treatment and construction dewatering issues and unique contaminant scenarios
  • Participate in active business development activities

Note: The PM role could be tailored to focus on a specific area(s) of expertise, which could include water treatment, dewatering, and/or vapour mitigation.


Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years experience in the remediation or construction dewatering industry
  • Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering or Applied Science
  • Membership in a Professional Association (P.Eng., P.Geo., C.E.T.) is an asset
  • Understanding of hydrogeology, contaminant transport, and groundwater treatment principles
  • Ability to work within a Team environment (client, consultant, sub-contractors)
  • Experience with design and implementation of remediation or construction dewatering systems
  • Experience with invoicing, budgeting, and other areas of project financial management
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Teams, and Dynamics 365
  • Physically capable of visiting active construction and remediation sites
  • Valid G driver’s license

Working at Vertex is the opportunity of a lifetime! If you fit the bill, then we are interested in you and look forward to welcoming you into the Vertex family. Apply online today.

The new excess soils regulations in Ontario have opened up an incredible opportunity for on-site treatment and beneficial reuse of soils at redevelopment and other construction sites. Anticipating this trend, Vertex obtained one of the most flexible ECA’s for treating soils ex-situ in Ontario. We also have a track record of ex-situ soil treatment as part of major redevelopment projects, including most recently the Port Lands Flood Protection (PLFP) project in Toronto.

In this growing market, Vertex’s Ex-Situ Soil Remediation Division is seeking a Senior Project Manager to lead challenging remedial opportunities across Ontario and play a key role in business development, procurement, project/client management and internal training. We are looking for a motivated individual who is looking to expand an existing service division that has incredible growth potential.

The successful PM candidate will play a key role in the management and execution of projects within the Ex-Situ Soil Remediation Division, which includes biopiling, landfarming, surface soil tilling, etc. for construction projects and remediation of contaminated sites. PMs are also responsible for pursuing marketing opportunities for the Ex-Situ Soil Remediation Division.

Vertex is offering this PM position as a full-time employment opportunity that will eventually be eligible for our full benefit package.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Participate in active marketing and business development activities to promote this service to existing and new clients
  • Visit active projects, as well as client offices to understand project requirements and define scopes of work
  • Review of environmental site investigation reports, and engineering plans to understand project requirements
  • Develop costing proposals for a variety of opportunities
  • Communicate proposed approaches via detailed design write-ups, in-person meetings, and follow-up negotiations to secure project contracts
  • Office support for field staff during on-site implementation and day-to-day operations of projects
  • Ensure compliance with Vertex internal and provincial permitting and sampling requirements
  • Participate in creative troubleshooting for a wide array of COCs and unique contaminant scenarios

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Minimum 8 years experience in the remediation/construction industry
  • Membership in a Professional Association (P.Eng., P.Geo., C.E.T.) is an asset
  • Understanding of typical ex-situ soil contaminant and treatment principles
  • Ability to work within a Team environment (client, consultant, sub-contractors)
  • Experience with design and implementation of ex-situ remediation projects
  • Experience with invoicing, budgeting, and other areas of project financial management
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Teams
  • Physically capable of visiting active projects and remediation sites
  • Valid G driver’s license

Working at Vertex is the opportunity of a lifetime! If you fit the bill, then we are interested in you and look forward to welcoming you into the Vertex family. Apply online today.

Vertex is always looking for great people and we currently have a need for a Lead Field Technician. The Lead Field Technician is responsible for participating in and overseeing specialized field operations, assistant field staff, subcontractors and equipment. Many of our sites are in Ontario, but we work across Canada on a regular basis. Canada’s leading environmental consultants and general contracting firms look to Vertex to solve their most challenging environmental problems.

Currently Vertex is offering this Lead Field Technician position as a full-time employment opportunity that will eventually be eligible for our full benefit package.

Core Competencies:

  • Focus on Health and Safety
  • Responsible team player
  • Desire to mentor / train others
  • Able to maintain confidentiality
  • Work flexible hours and travel when needed
  • A background in the environmental or construction fields

Main Job Responsibilities include (not all-inclusive):

  • Implementing and monitoring Health and Safety procedures in the field
  • Maintaining communications with Vertex’s Project Management team and other stakeholders
  • Leading on-site remediation work programs
  • Working with and directing sub-contractors
  • Working with and supervising the Assistant Field Technician(s)

Working at Vertex is the opportunity of a lifetime! If you fit the bill, then we are interested in you and look forward to welcoming you into the Vertex family. Apply online today.

We are always looking for great people and we currently have a need for Assistant Field Technicians. Many of our sites are in Ontario, but we work across Canada on a regular basis. Canada’s leading environmental consultants and general contracting firms look to Vertex to solve their most challenging environmental problems.

Currently Vertex is offering this Assistant Field Technician position as a full-time employment opportunity that will eventually be eligible for our full benefit package.

Core Competencies:

  • Focus on Health and Safety
  • Responsible team player
  • Desire to learn
  • Able to maintain confidentiality
  • Work flexible hours and travel when needed
  • A background in the environmental or construction fields is an asset

Main Job Responsibilities include (not all-inclusive):

  • Following Health and Safety procedures in the field
  • Following the instructions of the Vertex Lead Field Technician on-site
  • Participate in completing on-site remediation work programs
  • Working with other Vertex team members and on-site sub-contractors

Working at Vertex is the opportunity of a lifetime! If you fit the bill, then we are interested in you and look forward to welcoming you into the Vertex family. Apply online today.

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