The Port of Hamilton is home to many companies, in a variety of sectors. Please visit their websites to explore career opportunities
HPA Job Opportunities
The Hamilton Port Authority (HPA) is seeking an individual for the position of Manager, Environment
Under the direction of the Vice President Operations, the Environment Manager is responsible to establish, implement and oversee the organizations’ environmental programs and sustainability initiatives, interpret and develop procedures to meet environmental regulatory requirements, develop work plans and proposals for environmental projects.
In addition, this role will serve as an advisor for internal environmental issues and education and as the Port’s direct liaison to local and Great Lakes stakeholders, clients and government agencies on environmental issues.
Establish environmental priorities; develops strategies to improve environmental performance; provide technical/policy guidance and recommendations
Research/review current municipal, provincial, and federal environmental issues, pending legislation; provide recommendations
Supervise environmental site assessments, background studies and risk assessments, reviews contractor’s environmental management plans, and job site environmental compliance
Manage the Canadian Environmental Protection Act and Fisheries Act responsibilities of the Port, as well as other related environmental legislation
Provide employee training and development on environmental policies, compliance, and project implementation strategies (Clean Marine, Green Marine); provide mentoring to assist with environmental issue policy clarification and interpretation
Coordinate meetings with employees and outside organizations/agencies to identify current environmental issues and develop effective implementation strategies to address and resolve
Represent the Port within industry (Green Marine, Great Ships Initiative, AGLPA, ACPA etc.) and participate at local committee level including the Hamilton Harbour Remedial Action Plan (RAP) and RAP committees (Bay Area Implementation Team, Randle Reef, Wildlife Management, etc.), Bay Area Restoration Council and City of Hamilton (liaison committees)
Communicate the Port’s environmental leadership and stewardship to customers, stakeholders and community through public reports and presentations
MINIMUM EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/SPECIAL TRAINING REQUIRED
Bachelor’s Degree – Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science, Environmental Planning, Environmental Engineering, or a closely related field
Three to five years professional level experience in environmental affairs with expertise in applied environmental studies of water, air, or soil
Demonstrate sound knowledge and experience with MS Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel)
Combination of sitting, standing, walking;
May be required to work outdoors in inclement weather
May be required to work alone while conducting site inspections
Exposure to working near/around water
Please forward resumes by Friday, April 27th, 2018, including salary expectations to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Remuneration commensurate with experience.
“We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted”
Opportunities with Port of Hamilton Companies
Hamilton Port Partners: The Port of Hamilton is home to many companies, in a variety of sectors. Please visit their websites to explore career opportunities:
Agrico ArcelorMittal Dofasco Bermingham Foundation Solutions BakerCorp Biox Brewer Brothers Marine Supply Bunge North America Canadian Asphalt Industries Inc. Canadian Salt Chapel Steel City Kidz Clare Moore Refrigeration Collective Arts Brewing Dean Construction Co. Ltd. Fastenal Federal Marine Terminals Fluke Transportation Group G3 Canada Ltd. Genesee & Wyoming Great Lakes StevedoringHandling Specialty Heddle Marine High Road Logistics Hydronic Parts Group IKO Intelligarde Joseph Haulage Kubes Steel Inc. Lafarge Laidlaw Carriers Lakeshore Sand Co. Ltd. Maritime Employers Association Mattawa Industrial Services McAsphalt Industries Ltd. McKeil Marine North American Tillage Tools Parkland Industries Parrish & Heimbecker Richardson International Robertson Building Systems