Environmental Scientist (ID 49071)

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WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff
Roosevelt, Utah, US
May 31, 2021
Jun 16, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type

Environmental Scientist (ID# 49071) Roosevelt, UT

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Category: Environmental

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Job Type: Temporary

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Minimum Experience: 1-3

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Required Education: Bachelor's Degree

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Job Description

> At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future! WSP is currently initiating a search for a Part-Time Temporary Environmental Scientist for our Roosevelt, UT office. Duties and Responsibilities: - Conduct soil, groundwater, and air sampling - Conduct Leak Detection and Repair (LDAR) services using Optical Gas Imagery/FLIR Camera - Data compilation and analysis - QA/QC documentation and processes - Equipment maintenance - Conducting field work including strenuous activity in a remote environment - Implement safe work practices in the field in accordance with the HASP - Represent WSP to client's and subcontractors in a professional manner Other Duties may include but not be limited to: - Assist with environmental site investigation and remediation projects - Collect soil, groundwater, indoor air, and waste samples - Conduct regulatory compliance inspections (stormwater and SPCC) - Evaluate and interpret data - Assist with preparing project plans and technical reports - Perform environmental due diligence research to support property transactions - Provide general environmental compliance support to clients, as needed - Prepare site Health and Safety Plans (HASPs) Offering motivated individuals with the right talent is the essence of meeting our client's objectives, goals, and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we'd look forward to that first discussion of joining our team. >

Job Requirements

> Minimum Qualifications: - Bachelors Degree or course work in Geology or Environmental Science - 1-3 years of work experience in environmental sciences or related fields - Experience using FLIR camera - Must be physically able to climb slopes and berms, and cross uneven terrain, sometimes in extreme weather conditions. - Have the ability to identify different rock formations and understand hydrogeologic processes. - Able to analyze and solve problems independently - Able to communicate effectively (written and verbal) with co-workers, clients and subcontractors - Able to work both independently and as a member of a project team - Able to oversee and work with subcontractors (e.g., drillers, construction workers, surveyors, etc.) while performing field work - Frequent travel and/or field work (valid driver's license required) - Able to work overtime (as needed) in both office and field - Competence in Microsoft Word™, Microsoft Excel™, and Adobe Acrobat Professional™ - Knowledge of state and federal environmental laws and regulations - Experience collecting samples according to industry standards - 40-hour OSHA Hazwoper training - Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP's Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures - Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP's health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies Preferred Qualifications: - IR Camera Certification About WSP USA WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.www.wsp.com/usa WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee's career. At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges. Are you ready to get started? WSP USA Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively "WSP USA") is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States. Relocation assistance is not available for this position. WSP USA (and all of its US companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.