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Job Description

Providing expert, innovative environmental and engineering consulting services - without surprises - is what DST Consulting Engineers Inc., A Division of Englobe does best. We are a multi-disciplinary firm providing comprehensive services to clients across Canada.

DST’s nation-wide team is comprised of exceptional people in various stages of their career. We come together each day to make the unexpected happen. Growing our team means we are in pursuit of brilliant individuals who can rise to the challenge.

DST Consulting Engineers Inc. has an immediate opening for a full time permanent Senior Consultant/Group Leader based out of our Thunder Bay, ON office.


Conduct projects in the geo-environmental field, potentially including, but not limited to: Phase I/II/III ESAs, Site Remediation, Specifications and Tender Documents, Mine Closure Plans, Environmental Baseline Studies, Mine Waste Assessments, Environmental Assessments, Geotechnical Investigations, Site Supervision, Demolition Consulting, etc.;

Coordinate, supervise and perform research and field responsibilities;

Manage and/or generate deliverable documentation of various projects including geo-environmental technical documents, research projects, case studies, and non-technical reports;

Prepare proposals and qualification packages;

Conduct technical reviews of geo-environmental reports;

Consistently execute prescribed technical procedures and work plans;

Participate in project management meetings, office meetings, health and safety inspections;

Actively market DST products and services to new and existing clients through business development initiatives including tradeshows;

Maintain flexibility and adaptability to scheduling changes and occasional overtime, evening or weekend work;

Travel between worksites locally, provincially and nationally to urban and remote areas for extended periods of time as required;

Maintain a commitment to exceeding client expectations by consistently delivering high quality of work;

Consistently maintain professionalism and objectivity while working with colleagues and clients who require varying degrees of support;

Handle difficult situations with tact and diplomacy to maintain positive working relationships with all internal and external contacts;

Build and manage a small team of local professionals including: providing project instructions, training/mentoring, approval budgets, timesheets and expenses, etc.

Conduct project administration tasks as required, including timesheet generation and project invoicing; and

Perform other related duties as required.

Desired Skills and Experience


Undergraduate degree in Engineering or Science required.


Minimum of 10 + years’ experience in a consulting environment;

Extensive experience writing proposals, specifications, case studies, technical and non-technical reports; and

Solid understanding of provincial and federal regulatory requirements acquired through experience and education.


Possession of a Professional Engineering (P.Eng) or Professional Geologist (P.Geo) designation required;

Possession of valid driver’s license required; and

Possession of or eligibility to obtain security clearance required.

Key Attributes

Excellent written and oral English communication skills;

Highly developed interpersonal skills;

Strong organization and planning skills;

Strong research and technical writing skills;

Proficient with use of MS Office;

Ability to present information concisely and clearly;

Strong listening and interpretation skills, ability to retain salient points and synthesize information on complex issues;

Ability to work independently as well as part of a team;

Ability to effectively and efficiently problem-solve and tackle new assignments;

Able to meet tight deadlines and work well under pressure;

Exceptional leadership, communication and people management skills;

Excellent project and financial management skills;

Strong business development orientation with professional, courteous demeanor;

Effective public speaking and presentation skills.

How to apply

Please forward your resume and cover letter to [email protected] with the Job Number: 19-045

If you have a disability and require assistance or accommodation with your application, please contact Human Resources at 1-613-247-2409 or email [email protected]

DST Consulting Engineers Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for employment without regards to race, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, citizenship status, disability or any other legally protected status. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, compensation, benefits, training, termination, promotions, or any other condition of employment or career development