Staff Environmental Scientist

The Perillo Group
New Brunswick, New Jersey, US
Jun 04, 2021
Jul 18, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
We are currently looking for an Environmental Scientist for a full time position in the New Brunswick, New Jersey area. The Staff Environmental Scientist or Engineer will primarily be responsible for assisting in the planning, field work, subcontractor management, and reporting phases for a wide range of multidisciplinary environmental projects, including preliminary assessments, site characterization, third party construction oversight, and remedial design and progress monitoring support.

Day-to-Day Job Duties:
  • Perform site assessment activities, such as conducting utility locates, overseeing excavation and sampling, describing soil lithology, collecting soil and groundwater samples, environmental due diligence, installing remediation and monitoring wells, and groundwater monitoring.
  • Conduct environmental drilling assessments using hollow stem augers and/or direct push drill rigs.
  • Plan, perform, and organize field data collection and review.
  • Oversee field crews performing general environmental services, permitting and coordination of field activities, and interacting with team members.
  • Develop proposals, health and safety plans, cost estimates, and budgets.

  • Bachelor' s degree in Environmental Science, Geology, Hydrogeology, Environmental Engineering or related discipline and current OSHA HAZWOPER is preferred but not required.
  • Minimum of two years of Environmental or applicable work experience is preferred.
  • Have the ability to identify different rock formations and understand hydrogeologic processes.
  • Understanding of groundwater and soil sampling.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as organization and multi-tasking skills.
  • Ability to follow direction and work independently, as well as, in a team environment and a positive professional attitude.
  • Must be detail oriented with excellent analytical, judgment and problem-solving capabilities in order to ensure compliance with relevant state/federal regulations and client-specific requirements.
  • Technical writing skills, people skills, and time management skills.
  • Proficient with MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Please apply for immediate consideration. Thank you!