Environmental Scientist (ID 48139)

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Employer
WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff
Location
Roosevelt, Utah, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 04, 2021
Closes
Jun 26, 2021
Ref
2139880933
Discipline
Permitting
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
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Environmental Scientist (ID# 48139) Roosevelt, UT

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Category: Environmental

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Job Type: Full Time

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Minimum Experience: 3-5

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Required Education: Bachelor's Degree

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Job Description

> Be involved in projects with our Environmental Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client's objectives and solves their challenges. 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 Mid-Level ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST for our Roosevelt, Utah office. >

Duties and Responsibilities:

> - 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) - Implement safe work practices in the field in accordance with the HASP - Represent WSP to client's and subcontractors in a professional manner - Conducting wetland and stream delineations in multiple states and completing associated state and federal permitting. - Conducting/assisting wildlife and habitat surveys for threatened, endangered, or rare species in support of ESA and other environmental regulations. - Preparing technical documents including biological assessments, monitoring compliance reports, wetland delineations reports, and NEPA documentation. - Work collaboratively with scientists, planners, engineers, surveyors, etc. on multi-disciplinary projects. - Working in indoor and outdoor environments. Frequent overnight travel to project sites and meetings is required. 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: - 3-5 minimum years of experience with wetland delineation required - Experience in natural resource management and regulatory compliance for public and private clients. - Local candidates preferred - 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 >

Preferred Qualifications:

> - Prefer Master's degree in biology, ecology, wildlife management, environmental studies or related studies and/or their equivalent preferred, or bachelor's degree with comparable experience. - Previous experience with private / government agency in environmental discipline. - Environmental certifications demonstrating skills/experience a plus (PWS, CE, CWB). - Strong technical writing and communication skills. - Ability to navigate all types terrain in various weather conditions. - Knowledgeable with ArcGIS and GPS units desirable. - 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 "This role is subject to a client mandated drug/alcohol testing policy. As such, employee may be subject to random drug/alcohol tests. A copy of the client mandated drug/alcohol testing policy will be provided during employee onboarding and is available upon applicant request. " should be included as a basic qualification. 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. 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.