Junior Environmental Engineer/

Waste Connections

Enviro Connexions/Waste Connections of Canada, a leader in the management of non-hazardous residual materials in North America, is looking for a creative, energetic and autonomous Junior Environmental Engineer to join their engineering team located at the Enviro Connections Landfill in Terrebonne. QC. We are looking for a determined, safety-first individual who will support our operations while reinforcing our core corporate values.

The objectives of this position are:

The successful incumbent will have the opportunity to grow and expand their role and responsibilities at Enviro Connections/Waste Connections of Canada.

Reporting to the Canadian Regional Engineering Manager, the Junior Environmental Engineer work out of Lachenaie Landfill in Terrebonne, Quebec and will have a dotted line to the District Manager of Complexe Enviro Connections. You will need to travel to our facilities throughout Quebec, Ontario, Alberta, British Columbia and Manitoba.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitor the activities of the environmental complex (landfill/gas plant) to ensure compliance with our authorization permits for our activities (landfilling of residual materials, wastewater treatment, composting and production of renewable natural gas)
  • Writing and monitoring reports for government authorities and internal needs
  • Work as a member of the engineering team on the planning and execution of environmental studies, facility expansions, compost production, leachate treatment systems, residual materials and other waste management related construction projects.
  • Conduct environmental compliance inspections and audits.
  • Provide operations support to resolve operational, design and compliance issues.
  • Develop expertise in the field of management, treatment and use of biogas, leachate and compost.
  • Provide guidance to external engineering consultants and contractors on various planning and construction projects, as required.
  • Assist with applications for environmental permits and authorizations.
  • Prepare monitoring, construction and operations reports.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of operational safety, contingency, environmental accident prevention and other plans.
  • Assist in the preparation and review of facility design and development plans, develop cost estimates, and evaluate engineering proposals and specifications.
  • Maintain records and information databases.
  • Meet with regulatory bodies as needed.
  • Represent the company at community events and conferences


  • Fluency in French and English (written and spoken)
  • Degree in environmental, civil engineering or other related scientific field
  • 1 to 5 years of work experience in North America
  • Experience in waste management or landfill desirable
  • Good knowledge of Quebec environmental laws and regulations is desirable
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and report writing skills
  • Valid driver’s license

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