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Environmental Geologist - Remote Potential

Actalent
Remote or San Diego, CA
Geologist will be responsible for working with or leading a small team on a variety of environmental projects. Day-to-day responsibilities will include: conducting environmental site assessments and investigations; Completing soil borings and well installation on environmental projects, familiarity and experience using the Unified Soil Classification System (USCS) for geologic logging, collection of soil, groundwater or soil vapor samples; analytical data evaluation and technical report writing.
Skills:

Geology, field sampling, drilling, well installation, writing skills, Hydrogeology, environmental engineering, Professional Geologist

Top Skills Details:

Geology,field sampling,drilling,well installation,writing skills

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

-Experience with federal projects and regulatory agencies -Experience in authoring CERCLA environmental documents -Preference will be given to licensed current/active Professional Geologist (PG) in California; Geologist in Training (GIT) certification will be considered based on other qualifications and ability to obtain a California (PG) registration within the year

Experience Level:

Intermediate Level

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We're supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
14d ago

Environmental Scientist, Geologist or Environmental Engineer

Arcadis International
Remote or Lenexa, KS
Arcadis is seeking a Scientist, Geologist or Engineer to join our Arcadis Field Tech Solutions (AFS) Team. This position will be remote based out of St. Louis and reporting to our Lenexa, KS office. This full-time position requires strict adherence to health and safety procedures, attention to detail, strong work ethic, and excellent communication skills. Arcadis' performance-based evaluations provide an opportunity for candidates to advance their career within the company.

Responsibilities will include a combination of field and office related tasks and may include travel for extended periods.
Office responsibilities may include the following:

* Writing and preparation of reports, work plans, letters, and memoranda
* Preparing cost estimates
* Data management (compilation, manipulation, and evaluation of data)
* Conducting project related research (historic data, regulations, etc.)
* Preparing periodic status/program reports
* Contacting regulatory and municipal agencies and subcontractors/vendors to coordinate field activities and obtain project-related information

Field activities may include the following:

* Oversight of drilling operations (installing monitoring wells and soil or rock descriptions)
* Soil, groundwater, and air sampling in compliance with State and Federal standards
* Implementation of injection or other in-situ based remedial technologies
* Oversight of system remedial system installations
* Subcontractor oversight
* Aquifer testing
* Develop and maintain technical skills and knowledge (e.g., regulations, standards and codes of practice) to ensure ongoing personal effectiveness
* Develop an understanding of the services delivered by Arcadis and of client businesses to enable personal performance improvement and career development

While this position requires both field and office work, the candidate should expect to spend 80% of their time in the field. Candidates must have a good driving record and expect routine travel. Field work may be performed at project sites with environmental media (e.g., soil, sediment, groundwater, surface water, etc.) that has been impacted with hazardous substances and/or hazardous wastes. Candidates must also be able to meet the physical demands associated with performing field work, including lifting heavy equipment, working in a standing position for extended periods of time, be willing to work outside in all weather conditions and for extended periods, etc.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

* Bachelor's degree in Geology, Environmental Science, Engineering or related field

Preferred Qualifications:

* 2 years of relevant experience
* Current OSHA HAZWOPER 40 HR

Why Choose Arcadis?

Arcadis is the leading global design and consulting firm for natural and built assets, and we invite you to join us in partnering with our clients to deliver truly exceptional and sustainable outcomes. Contribute to the world's most high-profile and transformative projects, from shopping centers in Shanghai and improved traffic flow in Atlanta to state-of-the-art rail systems in Doha, coastal defenses for Manhattan and cleaner air in Los Angeles. Work alongside the industry's foremost thought leaders and accomplished professionals, generating effective, real-world results. We are Arcadis: 27,000 people in more than 70 countries, creating value by applying our collective wisdom to every challenge. Our culture is collaborative, we believe in diversity and the power of global teamwork, and we own the responsibility to sustain the Earth and its people in a safe and balanced way. Arcadis. Improving quality of life.

Now more than ever, businesses and governments recognize the need to incorporate environmental concerns into their decision making. As the leader in global environmental services, Arcadis has provided groundbreaking sustainable solutions for some of the world's most complex projects. We wrote the book on environmental remediation, and our experts continue to pioneer the development and application of cutting-edge approaches in environmental planning, site evaluation, environmental construction and strategic environmental consulting. We are encouraged to innovate, apply emerging technologies and develop better solutions through global learning opportunities and workshops. Our team improves quality of life for our clients and their communities. Join us today!

EEO statement

We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law.
13d ago

Geologist or Environmental Scientist - Mid to Senior Level

Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc.
Remote or El Paso, TX
Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc. (GES), an industry leader with a reputation for excellence in providing environmental consulting, engineering, compliance, and technical field services to clients in diverse market sectors, seeks an experienced Geologist or Environmental Scientist for projects based in El Paso, Texas.

* Conducts environmental field work, including but not limited to soil, groundwater, and air sampling.

* Oversees subcontractors during soil drilling, well installation and implementation of corrective action.

* Drafts technical reports and recommends appropriate actions to ensure client's objectives are met and comply with all state and federal regulations.

* Designs, implements, and manages various soil and groundwater investigation and remediation projects.
* Reviews and evaluates data for the preparation of conceptual site models and risk reports.
* Provides task management, and may provide, case management and/or support senior project managers with project planning and deliverables.
* Performs health and safety planning and oversight during project operations.
* This a remote position based in El Paso, Texas, so our selected candidate will work from home to perform office duties. Day and / or overnight travel for field oversight duties, as well as, company, client, and/or regulatory meetings may be required.
* A Bachelor's degree or higher in Geology, Environmental Science, Engineering or a related disciple.
* 3-10+ years of hands on fieldwork & office experience in the environmental consulting field. Experience with drilling oversight and the ability to lead subsurface events is required.
* Working knowledge of Texas' environmental regulations with experience in TCEQ Petroleum Storage Tank (PST) and Texas Risk Reduction Program (TRRP) is required.
* Must possess excellent communication and technical writing skills and be able to independently prepare a complete deliverable report with a focus on quality
* Must possess a general working knowledge of solid, hazardous and surface water regulations with general experience in the preparation of permit applications and associated permit related documents.
* TCEQ LPST CAPM certification or a Certified Environmental Manager designation a plus!

Our comprehensive benefits include: medical, dental, vision, prescription card, 401k, FSA, LTD, STD, New Parent Leave, 529 CollegeBound Fund, Tuition Assistance, Bonus Plan, and more.

Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc. (GES) believes that diversity and inclusion among our staff is critical to our success, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. At GES, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law.

Covid-19 Vaccination Requirement:

Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc. (GES) requires that each candidate for employment must be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) with a vaccine approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration, as well as show proof of vaccination if hired. All GES job offers are contingent upon providing proof of vaccination by the first day of employment.
New
2d ago

Mid-level Geologist/ Environmental Scientist

Aecom
Arlington, VA
United States of America - Maryland, Germantown

**Job Summary**

AECOM is actively seeking a mid-level geologist, environmental scientist, or environmental engineer for employment in the Germantown, MD office to be a task leader for a variety of environmental projects (i.e., Remedial Investigations and Site Assessments) for primarily Federal sector clients with a focus on projects involving PFAS or per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances. PFAS are a set of emerging contaminants for which AECOM foresees a significant growth in its business. In this important position, the successful candidate will support Project Managers as part of a multi-disciplinary project team.

Under the supervision of a Project Manager or senior-level team member, the successful candidate will:

* Performs standard scientific work requiring application of techniques and procedures.

* Detects problems when using standardized procedures because of the condition of sample, difficulties with the equipment, etc.

* Conducts specific phases of projects for more experienced scientists.

* Proposes appropriate analytical methods and techniques. Assists in providing advice and consulting services within scope of scientific knowledge.

* Draws conclusions and makes recommendations based on analysis.

* Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance.

* Task manage portions of a larger project.

* Assist in managing and coordinating complex field tasks involving groundwater monitoring, drilling, and remedial construction activities

* Assist with technical report writing tasks with the support of more junior staff.

* Assist with proposal writing and cost estimating.

* Develop subcontractor relationships and manage implementation of their services.

* Assist with preparing permits and access agreements with public agencies and other stakeholders.

* Interact with clients.

* Qualified candidates must be comfortable with periodic travel.

* Limited field work may be required including oversight of subcontractors. Anticipated division of job-related tasks is about a 60/40 percent split between office and field work.

* Flexibility to work on a multitude of diverse projects, a positive attitude, and commitment to workplace health and safety are imperative. For the right candidate, this position holds significant growth potential.

About AECOM

At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it's improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what's possible - the world's longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

+ Fortune's World's Most Admired Companies - 2014-2020

+ \#1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record's 2019 "Top 500 Design Firms" and #1 2019 "Top 200 Environmental Firms"

+ VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly Gold Employer

+ Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019

DCSA-Environment

With world class technical expertise, leading edge technology and innovative project delivery capability around the world, AECOM's global environmental practice helps industry and government meet their business goals - to achieve compliance, reduce or eliminate risks and manage impacts. We provide advisory and technical services to help clients cleanup and close contaminated sites and surplus operational facilities and restore them for reuse, plan and permit new facilities, address critical climate change issues, restore habitats and water quality, protect natural and cultural resources, maintain compliance, and cost effectively manage residuals and wastes.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor's degree

+ 2 years of demonstrated equivalency of work experience and or education.

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Experience with specialized software (e.g., EVS, ModFlow, RACER Cost Estimating, CADD, GIS) and creating or using environmental databases.

+ Experience with CERCLA RI/FS, RCRA, and RD/RA projects with commercial or DoD clients.

+ Experience performing environmental investigations at DoD facilities, especially for emerging contaminants (e.g., PFAS).

+ Demonstrated knowledge and successful experience in planning and implementing remedial investigations and designs.

+ Technical Skills - Life cycle cost estimating, feasibility studies, environmental remedial design, basic fate and transport modeling, and excellent technical writing skills.

+ Certificates - OSHA 40hr HAZWOPER Training and current refresher certificates.

**What We Offer**

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to "make amazing happen" in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.

**Job Category** Sciences

**Business Line** Environment

**Business Group** Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

**Country** United States of America

**Position Status** Full-Time

**Requisition/Vacancy No.** 253956BR

**Additional Locations** US - Arlington, VA - 3101 Wilson Blvd

**Virtual:** No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
60d+ ago

Geologist or Environmental Scientist - Staff or Project Level

Groundwater & Environmental Services
Remote
Responsibilities:

+ Conducts environmental field work, including but not limited to soil, groundwater, and air sampling.

+ Oversees subcontractors during soil drilling, well installation and implementation of corrective action.

+ Drafts technical reports and recommends appropriate actions to ensure client's objectives are met and comply with all state and federal regulations.

+ Designs, implements, and manages various soil and groundwater investigation and remediation projects.

+ Reviews and evaluates data for the preparation of conceptual site models and risk reports.

+ Provides task management, and may provide, case management and/or support senior project managers with project planning and deliverables.

+ Performs health and safety planning and oversight during project operations.

+ This a remote position based in El Paso, Texas, so our selected candidate will work from home to perform office duties. Day and / or overnight travel for field oversight duties, as well as, company, client, and/or regulatory meetings may be required.

+ A Bachelor's degree or higher in Geology, Environmental Science, Engineering or a related disciple.

+ 3-10+ years of hands on fieldwork & office experience in the environmental consulting field. Experience with drilling oversight and the ability to lead subsurface events is required.

+ Working knowledge of Texas' environmental regulations with experience in TCEQ Petroleum Storage Tank (PST) and Texas Risk Reduction Program (TRRP) is required.

+ Must possess excellent communication and technical writing skills and be able to independently prepare a complete deliverable report with a focus on quality

+ Must possess a general working knowledge of solid, hazardous and surface water regulations with general experience in the preparation of permit applications and associated permit related documents.

+ TCEQ LPST CAPM certification or a Certified Environmental Manager designation a plus!

Our comprehensive benefits include: medical, dental, vision, prescription card, 401k, FSA, LTD, STD, New Parent Leave, 529 CollegeBound Fund, Tuition Assistance, Bonus Plan, and more.

Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc. (GES) believes that diversity and inclusion among our staff is critical to our success, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. At GES, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law.

Covid-19 Vaccination Requirement

GES requires that each candidate for employment must be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) with a vaccine approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration, as well as show proof of vaccination if hired.
52d ago

Environmental Scientist I - Herndon, VA

Bowman Consulting Group
Herndon, VA
**Purpose**

Responsible for environmental responsibilities related to the land development industry, including wetland delineations, stream assessments, tree inventories and threatened and endangered species, environmental permitting and coordination with regulatory agencies at the Federal, State and Local levels.

**Key Responsibilities**

**At the Operational and Company Level**

+ Work closely with more senior staff members to learn and assist in environmental work.

**Do the Work**

+ Conduct field investigations, including wetland delineations, perennial flow evaluations, Resource Protection Area boundary delineations, threatened and endangered species habitat assessments and field surveys, forest stand delineations and natural resource inventories, and Phase I Environmental Site Assessments.

+ Utilize GPS to collect field data, compile the survey information, and produce maps.

+ Assist in the drafting of wetland use permit applications.

+ Compile reports summarizing the field investigation, analyze data, and prepare supporting maps and exhibits for Clients.

+ Assist in the drafting of Section 404/401 permit applications and impact exhibits to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and State and Local environmental agencies.

+ Assist with Chesapeake Bay Preservation Area applications such as Water Quality Impact Assessment and RPA encroachment requests for Local approval, and NPDES permitting and Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans through States.

+ Work closely with senior and mid-level environmental scientists to learn and assist with the Environmental team's work.

**Success Metrics**

+ Works effectively with internal leaders as well as external clients.

+ Have a sense of urgency in responding to constituents.

+ Be self-reliant

+ Excellent oral and written communication skills.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science, Ecology, Biology, or related field.

+ Minimum zero to three (0-3) years' experience.

+ Ability to work outside in all seasons.

+ Excellent writing and communication skills.

+ Ability to effectively work independently and as part of a project team.

**Essential Functions**

+ Valid State Driver's License

+ Pass a motor vehicle check

+ Indoor Work

+ Outdoor Work

+ Lift/Carry 21-50lbs

+ Standing

+ Sitting

+ Walking

+ Climbing

+ Operating Computer

+ Extreme Temperatures

+ Reach Outward

+ Reach above Shoulder

+ Push/Pull 26-40lbs

+ Crawling

+ Bending

+ Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Note: The position description is intended as a summary only of key duties. Other related duties may be assigned as appropriate.

**Qualifications**

**Behaviors**

**Preferred**

+ **Team Player:** Works well as a member of a group

**Motivations**

**Preferred**

+ **Growth Opportunities:** Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)
New
2d ago

Assistant Environmental Scientist

Hydrogeologic, Inc.
Reston, VA
*Description/Job Summary* *HydroGeoLogic, Inc. (HGL)* is a full-service environmental science, engineering, and construction firm with over 30 years of experience providing environmental restoration solutions to federal, state, local, and private sector clients. HGL is one of the few companies that remains committed to research and development, offering a dynamic work environment for creative, energetic professionals. The Assistant Scientist position consists of conducting environmental field investigations and related office work. This position will require approximately 80% field work at project sites located on Department of Defense (DoD) installations or EPA Superfund sites located in the Washington D.C. or Philadelphia metro areas; however, overnight travel to non-local project sites is also anticipated. When not in the field, the Assistant Scientist will assist the project team in HGL's Reston, VA or Haddonfield, NJ offices. Currently, HGL has a position open for an Assistant Scientist reporting to our Reston, VA or Haddonfield, NJ offices. *Responsibilities/Duties* * Collect environmental samples (groundwater, soil, sediment, surface water) in an outdoor setting using various types of sampling equipment. * Record field data and complete associated sampling documentation. * Organize, pack, and ship environmental samples to analytical laboratories. * Assist office staff writing technical reports, analyzing data, generating tables, and developing project figures. *Required Skills* * The successful candidate will be reliable, self-motivating, and detail-oriented. * The successful candidate must be willing to work in a flexible team setting. * The successful candidate shall have established communication skills. * Proficiency in Microsoft Office, specifically Microsoft Word and Excel. * The ability to generate organized reports and technical deliverables. *Required Experience* This is an entry-level position and generally requires 0-2 years of related work experience. Those applying directly out of college must be able to demonstrate the ability to successfully perform the responsibilities of the position. Working knowledge of CERCLA and RCRA is a plus. *Required Education* The Assistant Scientist position requires a minimum of a BS or BA degree in a field related to Environmental Studies such as Geology, Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Soil Science, Biology, or Chemistry. *Required Qualifications* * The successful candidate will be required to obtain an OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER certification upon employment. * The successful candidate must pass a pre-hire drug test, be a US Citizen, and be able to pass DoD installation background checks. *Details* To perform the field duties of this position, the successful candidate shall be in good physical health. At times, this position will require the candidate to walk long distances, carry sampling equipment weighing up to 30 pounds, and work in rugged terrain. COVID-19 vaccination is required.
New
5d ago

Environmental Scientist

Golder Associates
Remote or Houston, TX
**At Golder, we thrive on challenges.**

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder has a new opportunity for an **Environmental Scientist** to join our environmental team in a full-time position at our **Houston, Texas** office. In this role you will participate in managing office and field-based tasks, performing investigations and preparing technical reports. The position will entail working with mid and upper-level managers to complete engaging projects.

**Responsibilities of the role will include:**

+ Performing field-based tasks such as multi-media sampling, soil boring and monitoring well installations, lithologic logging, and aquifer testing;

+ Collecting and managing field and analytical data from investigations. Interpreting hydrogeological information and developing conceptual site models (CSMs) for assessment and remediation projects;

+ Writing technical reports;

+ Coordinating with contractors (e.g., drillers and analytical laboratories) to support project-specific objectives; and

+ Communicating efficiently with Project Managers, team members and clients.

**Required:**

+ Bachelor's degree in Geology, Environmental Science, or a related field.

+ Ability to perform field-based tasks.

+ Willingness to travel (including overnight travel) and work in remote areas as dictated by project demands.

+ Acute attention to detail, with the ability to recognize discrepancies.

+ An aptitude for using and understanding computer applications.

+ Strong technical and communication skills.

+ Works well within a team.

**Desired:**

+ Master's in Geology, Environmental Science, or a related field.

+ Experience with implementation of assessment, investigation, remediation and monitoring tasks related to environmental projects.

+ OSHA 40-Hour HAZWOPER training.

** Submittal of a cover letter with your application is appreciated **

**Additional Requirements:**

+ Successful applicant must be able to provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their start date or prior to December 8, 2021, whichever is later, or be granted an exemption based on a disability or sincerely held religious belief. If you cannot receive the vaccine because of a disability or a sincerely-held religious belief, you may submit an accommodation request (https://wsponlinenam.sharepoint.com/sites/USEEO/SitePages/Reasonable-Accommodation-Program.aspx) to Golder's, Member of WSP, Equal Opportunity Employment Office. Learn more about the COVID-19 vaccination here - https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/index.html .

**Your benefits at Golder will include:**

+ Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

+ Opportunity to deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment;

+ Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects; and,

+ On the job training, mentoring, and coaching.

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder, a member of WSP, is a leading global specialized engineering and consulting organization with over 60 years of successful service to its clients. By joining forces with WSP in 2021, Golder is now part of a 14,000-person strong earth and environment practice, providing engineering, remediation, regulatory & compliance, design, and environmental services on projects that span all seven continents. Our professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment, and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil & gas, manufacturing, and power sectors.

**Equal Opportunity Employment Statement**

Golder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, individuals with disabilities or other characteristics protected by law. Golder is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

**\#LI-DNI**

**Title:** *Environmental Scientist*

**Location:** *TX-Houston*

**Requisition ID:** *21002971*
New
4d ago

Environmental Scientist

Engineering Consulting Services, Ltd.
Chantilly, VA
What You'll Do

As an Environmental Scientist, you are smart, strong, and have a "roll up your sleeves" attitude towards your work. You have a passion for the environment and are extremely detail-oriented when conducting your evaluations and assessments. You have great communication skills and are easily able to interact with your team and clients. You are comfortable both out on the field as well as in the office setting writing reports. You get the "big" picture and want to contribute accordingly - and that's why you'll have all the opportunity for career growth within our company you'll want. For highlights of others who have taken their amazing skills and grown their careers with ECS, click here.

You will be part of a dynamic, growing, and energized team - and your role is key to the success of ECS. While your job duties may fluctuate day to day, here are some areas we expect to see you proficient in:

* Environmental site assessments

* Groundwater and soil investigations

* Hydrogeologic studies

* Remediation system installation, operation, and maintenance

* Industrial hygiene services including asbestos, lead-based paint, and indoor air quality assessments

* Underground storage tank assessments

* Preparing reports and proposals, interfacing with clients, and project budget management

* Want to experience what all this job really entails? Click here

What We're Looking For

* BS in Geology or a discipline related to Environmental Science

* 0-2 years of Geology, Environmental Engineering or related experience

* Engineer in Training (EIT) or Geologist in Training (GIT) license would go a long way

* Some serious GRIT and have no problem carrying 40 - 70 lbs multiple times a day or occasionally lifting 85 lbs to waist height

Who We Are

Founded in 1988, Engineering Consulting Services (ECS) is a leader in geotechnical, construction materials, environmental, and facilities engineering. ECS is currently ranked 68 in Engineering News-Record's Top 500 Design Firms (ENR, April 2021) and 152 in Engineering News-Record's Top 200 Environmental Firms (ENR, July 2021). To learn more about us, click here.

We love our employees and we show this through providing some great benefits, including paid time off, health and other insurance plans, retirement and college savings plans, and more. Click here to learn more about the great benefits at ECS.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.
60d+ ago

Environmental Scientist

Versar, Inc.
Germantown, MD
Primary responsibilities will include assisting a team of scientists and engineers in supporting various environmental research programs for Federal regulatory agencies. This position will involve addressing topics related to evaluating exposures and risks associated with toxic chemicals, pesticides, and food safety. Duties will involve coordinating, compiling, and analyzing environmental and exposure data, developing databases and models, generating quality assurance plans, preparing technical documents, conducting/coordinating government peer reviews and presenting key findings to clients. The successful candidate may also support additional projects, as needed, which may include: fate and transport modeling of contaminants in air, water, or other media; exposure modeling and risk assessment; scientific peer review; and other field and office-related tasks. Occasional travel may be required.

Candidates should have 2-4 years of working experience in the field of environmental engineering/science and/or environmental consulting.
Experience with Federal clients is preferred.

An educational background or working familiarity with the following is required: environmental exposure and risk assessment; fate and transport analysis, modeling tools for toxic chemicals or pesticides; food safety; and environmental meeting facilitation.

Bachelor's degree is required in environmental science or environmental or chemical engineering or a related field (chemistry, biology, toxicology, or public health). A Master's degree in the above categories is preferred and can substitute for up to 2 years of working experience

* Proficiency with MS Office applications and ability to conduct data analysis (including statistical analyses) in Microsoft Excel and/or Access;
* Strong analytical and data management skills;
* Strong written and oral communication skills;
* Ability to work independently and as part of a team:
* Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously;
* Must be authorized to work in the U.S. and capable of obtaining government security clearance and/or Common Access Card (CAC).
28d ago

National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Specialist

Leidos
Herndon, VA
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Environmental Scientist

Amec Foster Wheeler
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Environmental Scientist

Gannett Fleming, Inc.
Remote or West Palm Beach, FL
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Bilingual Environmental Health Scientist (Social Scientist II) Remote

Battelle Memorial Institute
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Wood PLC
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Environmental Scientist

Gannett Fleming
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Environmental Scientist 5

CDM Smith
Fairfax, VA
46d ago

Environmental Scientist/Analyst

Sc&A Inc.
Washington, DC
60d+ ago

Environmental Specialist, Junior

Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.
Arlington, VA
8d ago

Environmental Scientist

Tetra Tech, Inc.
Remote or Fairfax, VA
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5d ago

Remote Environmental Driver Specialist III - SPak Retail CDL B

Harsco Corporation
Remote or Las Vegas, NV
60d+ ago

Environmental Specialist

Triumvirate Environmental
Rockville, MD
37d ago

Environmental Specialist

Howard University Hospital
Washington, DC
10d ago

Junior Environmental Scientist/Geologist

Tetra Tech
Chantilly, VA
23d ago

Junior Environmental Scientist/Geologist

Tetra Tech, Inc.
Chantilly, VA
24d ago

Senior Environmental Engineer/Geologist/Scientist - Practice Leader

GEI Consultants
Washington, DC
15d ago

Geologist

California Resources Corporation
Remote or Bakersfield, CA
New
3d ago

Geologist

WSP
Remote or Washington
New
2d ago

Geologist

Golder Associates
Remote or Houston, TX
New
4d ago

Junior Geologist/Geoscientist

Aecom
Germantown, MD
24d ago

Geologist

Department of Defense
Remote or Savannah, GA
32d ago

Sr. Environmental Scientist

ICF
Fairfax, VA
New
Easy Apply
19h ago

Environmental Protection Compliance Specialist

State of Pennsylvania
Remote or Pittsburgh, PA
New
7d ago

Senior Environmental Protection Specialist (Open to both U.S. Citizens and Federal Employees)

Us Department of Transportation
Remote or Harrisburg, PA
9d ago

Senior Environmental Scientist

Gannett Fleming
Remote or Philadelphia, PA
New
3d ago

Sr. Environmental Scientist

ICF International, Inc.
Fairfax, VA
10d ago

Environmental Health Analyst

Abt Associates
Rockville, MD
55d ago

Environmental Protection Specialist

Environmental Protection Agency
Washington, DC
10d ago

Environmental Protection Specialist

Us Government Other Agencies and Independent Organizations
Washington, DC
11d ago

Physical Hydrogeologist (NRS3 with underfill option at the NRS2 level)

State of Oregon
Remote or Salem, OR
New
2d ago

Average Salary For an Environmental Geologist

Based on recent jobs postings on Zippia, the average salary in the U.S. for an Environmental Geologist is $64,283 per year or $31 per hour. The highest paying Environmental Geologist jobs have a salary over $77,000 per year while the lowest paying Environmental Geologist jobs pay $53,000 per year

Average Environmental Geologist Salary
$64,000 yearly
$31 hourly
Updated October 24, 2021
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10 %
64000
Median
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5 Common Career Paths For an Environmental Geologist

Geologist

A Geologist studies the composition, structure, and history of the earth's crust. They may work for private industries, the federal government, colleges and universities, or museums.

Project Geologist

The primary duties of a Project Geologist are to study composition, structure, history, and other aspects of the Earth's crust through the examination of rocks, minerals, and fossil remains. They also collaborate with specialists and technicians about aspects of their work.

Senior Geologist

A Senior Geologist manages all geological activities and research, and provides guidance to junior team members. They assist geological supervisors to prepare an annual and long-term plan for geological work.

Environmental Consultant

An Environmental Consultant provides assessment and advisory services for their clients on matters regarding the management of environmental issues. They are generally hired by consultancy firms, which are hired by the public sector or commercial organizations.

Field Geologist

A Field Geologist is specialized in a certain field of geology, such as minerology, paleontology, or geotechnology. They study the earth's crust to obtain an accurate picture of its structure, history, and composition.

Illustrated Career Paths For an Environmental Geologist