Geologist, Environmental Engineer or Environmental Scientist

East Windsor, New Jersey, US
Apr 28, 2021
May 08, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Company is seeking a self-motivated, detail oriented and well organized, dependable Geologist, Environmental Engineer or Environmental Scientist to join our firm in East Windsor NJ. This entry level full-time position for a dynamic individual looking for career growth in environmental consulting and requires strict adherence to health and safety procedures, attention to detail, strong work ethic, and excellent communication skills. The position offers an opportunity to learn about a wide variety of environmental projects, work with a talented team of professionals spanning multiple disciplines and join a successful growing organization with a reputation for high-quality work.
This full-time position is expected to support environmental investigation, remediation and permitting projects, and will be working alongside and supporting task managers, technical experts, and project managers on multiple projects. Responsibilities will include a combination of field and office related tasks and may include travel for extended periods.

Field activities may include the following

Oversight of drilling operations (installing soil borings, monitoring wells, and soil or rock descriptions)
Soil, groundwater, and environmental media sampling in compliance with State and Federal standards
Implementation of injection or other in-situ based remedial technologies
Oversight of remediation activities, remedial system installations, and remedial construction
Subcontractor oversight
Aquifer testing
Office responsibilities may include the following
Data management (compilation, manipulation, and evaluation of data)
Assisting with writing and preparing technical reports, work plans, letters, and memoranda
Preparing cost estimates and proposals
Coordinating work schedules with subcontractors

Figure/map/boring log production

On the job training will be provided. The successful candidate will have excellent written and oral communication skills, be self-motivated, exhibit independent thinking skills, and be able to work successfully in a team setting as well as independently. While this position requires both field and office work, the candidate should expect to spend 60 to 90% of their time in the field. Candidates must have a good driving record, be willing to work outside in all weather conditions and for extended periods. 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 sCompanytances and/or hazardous wastes. Candidates must also be able to meet the physical demands associated with performing field work, working in a standing position for extended periods of time, etc.

Required Qualifications

BA in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Geology or related field of study
Preferred Qualifications
Current OSHA HAZWOPER 40 HR / 8 HR training
Prior field work experience in either an internship or field camp
Prior related internship or research experience

Similar jobs

Similar jobs