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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Environmental Scientist (Amec Foster Wheeler)

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Business Unit: Americas
Market: Environment & Infrastructure
Job Location: St. John’s, NL
Job Reference Number: 8724

Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is seeking an Environmental Scientist to join our team in St. John’s, NL.

Key Responsibilities

  • Involved in coordinating, completing and reviewing environmental and socioeconomic studies (baseline, modelling, monitoring)
  • Involved in the planning and completion of Environmental Assessments (EAs) for proposed development projects in various industry sectors (mining, electricity, oil and gas and others)
  • Preparation of proposals, EAs and other environmental study reports and other documents, including associated research, analysis and report writing
  • Leading or participating in field collections in offshore and / remote areas
  • Collaboration with other Amec Foster Wheeler staff and offices on projects, particularly for larger multi-disciplinary assignments

Skills / Qualifications

  • University graduate (preference for Masters or above) in environmental studies or related disciplines with considerable related work experience
  • 5+ years of related work experience
  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills (English), as well as strong organizational abilities, with the capability to concurrently manage and deliver several assignments on time and on budget
  • Experience in scientific study design and statistical analysis
  • Direct experience in the completion of EAs, including the planning and writing of such assessments as part of interdisciplinary EA teams
  • Highly versatile – able to apply skills in a team or self-directed environment and on a variety of projects

How to Apply:

Email resume to or apply on our website at the following link:

About Amec Foster Wheeler

Amec Foster Wheeler ( designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.

With pro-forma 2014 annualized scope revenues of £5.5 billion and over 40,000 people in more than 55 countries, the company operates across the whole of the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Our Environment & Infrastructure business offers consultancy, engineering and project management services in water, transportation/ infrastructure, government, and industrial/pharma sectors.

Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.

We offer competitive salaries along with a complete benefits package and a variety of Training and Development Programs to help you develop the skills you need to succeed in your chosen career path. Additional information can be obtained from our website at


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