Environmental Services Group Co-op

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Date: Sep 14, 2023

Location: Mississauga, ON, CA

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 89560 

Job Category: Campus 

Location: Mississauga, ON, Canada 

Join a company that is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. With more than 65 years of business and technical expertise in mining, energy, and infrastructure, our 10,000 colleagues in 150 countries tirelessly work toward bettering the industries in which we operate. With practical solutions that are safe, innovative and sustainable, we think globally while acting locally. Are you looking for an opportunity to join a diverse group of professionals who are committed to remaining exceptional? We look forward to hearing from you.


Our Environmental Services Group (ESG) provides our clients with expertise in climate change, environmental assessment & management, noise & vibration, social impact management, sustainable development design, and water resources. With your help, we can build extraordinary things that co-exist, and benefit local communities and habitats.


With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we know that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff, with experience in over 150 countries, to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.  


Title: Environment and Sustainability Group Co-op - Mississauga 

Position Summary:   

Hatch is seeking an Environment and Sustainability Co-op Student for an 8 month position starting in January 2023. Reporting to the Environment & Sustainability Regional Director, you will support offices globally working from our Mississauga Head office.  

What a Co-op at Hatch Will Offer You:  


You will:  

  • Be given opportunities to contribute to complex projects in meaningful ways  

  • Work on problems and gain experience in the office and on project sites   

  • Collaborate with diverse teams locally and globally  

  • Work in an exciting environment where you can apply your academic learning on a daily basis  

  • Benefit from informal mentorship from some of the leading minds and authorities in the industry  

  • Participate in local lunch and learns, Student Showcase, Sustainability Week, Toastmasters, and more to develop your skills  

  • Join in charitable, social, and sports activities with other Hatch employees    


We’re entrepreneurs with a technical soul. Our flat organizational structure creates an atmosphere of openness and participation. We build practical solutions that are safe, innovative, and sustainable. Our ultimate goal is to achieve no harm for our people, our clients, and our communities.  



As a co-op student, your duties and responsibilities will include: 

  • Execution of field visits to support field investigations; 

  • Collection and analysis of environmental records and data; 

  • Preparation of technical environmental studies related to soil, water, air, noise, or the natural environment; 

  • Compilation of regulatory permit applications including environmental compliance approvals, tree permits, water taking and discharge permits, etc. 

  • Supporting the preparation of proposals for various technical studies; and, 

  • Liaising with various Environmental & Sustainability Leads to support ongoing mining, infrastructure and energy projects, where required. 


Education and Experience: 

  • Senior student in one of the following programs: Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, science or related field, preferably with environmental, biology, physical geography or earth science specialization.  

  • Good practical and theoretical knowledge of groundwater and soil contamination, air quality, noise and vibration, hydrology, erosion and sediment control, and the regulations governing these topics in Ontario. Knowledge of energy, mining and/or infrastructure projects.  

  • Experience in data collection, conducting environmental sampling and field investigations.  

  • Experience in data analysis and technical reporting.  

  • Experience and comfort working in outdoor settings and remote environments.  

  • Knowledge of engineering principles and construction practices.  

  • Experience using AERMOD, AutoCAD, ArcMap Geographic Information System (GIS) software and other environmental modelling software as needed. 

  • Resourceful with good problem-solving abilities.  

  • Adept at using Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).  

  • Valid Class G driver’s license (considered an asset) 


Competencies (knowledge, skill, attributes):  

  • Ability to learn quickly and to take on new challenges   

  • Collaborative team player with excellent interpersonal skills  

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail   

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills   

  • Shows critical and creative thinking and problem solving, and brings forward solutions for our clients' toughest challenges  

  • Highly motivated, with a positive attitude and an ability to understand innovation 

  • Adapts and embraces change 



To be considered, you must submit:  cover letter, resume and unofficial or official transcript.  


For more information please visit www.hatch.com/students 



We’re committed to fostering a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate and those we serve. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We’ll do our best to accommodate in accordance with applicable local legislation.  



Why join us?

What we offer you?


  • Flexible work environment
  • Long term career development
  • Think globally, work locally


Don't meet every single requirement? You don't need to. At Hatch, we are building a diverse, inclusive workplace that fosters innovation. If you're interested in this role, we encourage you to apply even if your past experiences don't perfectly align with the skills we've listed.


We're committed to fostering a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate and serve. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to age, race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran, or any other protected status. If you have any accommodation requirements, please let us know. We'll do our best to meet your needs in accordance with applicable local legislation.


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