File No. 18-0111

Environmental Field Technologist/Technician 

XCG Consulting Limited has an immediate opening for an Environmental Field Technologist/Technician in our Kitchener office. 

The successful candidate should be a graduate of a recognized environmental technology program from a community college and be a quick learner.  Your responsibilities will include supporting XCG’s project managers and coordinators in delivering excellence to our valued clients. More specifically:

  • Soil, Groundwater, Surface Water and Sediment sampling and monitoring using various methods and monitoring with handheld and automatic instrumentation.
  • Oversight and direction of contractors and sub-contractors.
  • Observing and logging boreholes and the installation of monitoring wells.
  • Routine groundwater sampling.
  • Remediation monitoring and documentation.
  • Assisting with remediation activities.
  • Field equipment maintenance and inventory.
  • Reporting to project co-ordinators, managers and clients.
  • Some report writing and data interpretation and analysis.

Skills Required:

  • Understanding of hydrogeological processes and soil structures.
  • Some working knowledge of analytical chemistry.
  • Microsoft Office – Word and Excel.
  • Borehole logging, use of handheld vapour monitors, water level tapes.
  • Basic Surveying Skills.
  • Excellent oral and written and communication skills.
  • Organized time management and note taking professional demeanor.
  • Class G license and automobile.
  • Basic CADD skills would be an asset.

XCG offers a dynamic work environment that fosters initiative and ingenuity, provides opportunities for professional growth and development, and offers competitive salaries along with a generous benefits package.  If you meet the requirements above and are looking for a new and challenging career, please forward your resume to the attention of the Human Resources Manager at

XCG Consulting Limited is an equal opportunity employer. We appreciate all applications; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.