Environmental Scientist

Employer
Actalent
Location
Baltimore County, Maryland, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 26, 2021
Closes
Aug 06, 2021
Ref
2341976478
Discipline
Permitting
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Description:
One of the largest publicly held environmental firms in North America is currently looking for an Environmental Scientist to join their team in supporting several onsite groundwater based containments and remediation projects in the Canton, Baltimore, MD area. This is mainly a field position (80% field). This is a long-term position with tremendous opportunities for hands-on training and growth in the Environmental industry.
Typical Tasks Will Include:
- field work planning and preparation, remediation system operation/maintenance, collection and proper documentation of soil and groundwater samples to define the nature and extent of soil and groundwater contamination.
- Drilling (GeoProbe) and monitoring well installation oversight, and remedial system permitting, design, fabrication, and site audits.
- Data entry in Microsoft Excel spreadsheets or Access databases
- Documentation of field activities in letters/reports.
- Technical writing for Phase I & Phase II reports will be required
Skills:
remediation, environmental science, Geology, soil and groundwater sampling, 40-hour HAZWOPER, geoprobe, remediation
Top Skills & Qualifications:
1) Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science or Geological Sciences (geophysics, geochemistry, hydrogeology, earth science, environmental science or soil science)
2) Possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
3) Previous field and/or mechanical experience desired
4) 40-hour HAZWOPER certification is desired, but not required
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.