Staff Environmental Scientist

Employer
GAS Global
Location
Columbia, South Carolina, US
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Sep 29, 2022

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Sector
Academic / Research
Field
Conservation science
Discipline
Sustainability
Salary Type
Salary
Employment Type
Full time
Staff Environmental Scientist

Anticipated Start Date

10/03/2022

Location

Columbia, SC

Type of Employment

Contract Hire - 6 months

Employer Info

They are a family of companies with an unmatched team of 7,600 engineers, construction professionals, architects, technologists, and scientists. Their singular mission since 1898 has been to make their clients successful. When they plan, design, permit, construct and manage projects worldwide, they do it like they own it.

The Company delivers projects with an integrated construction and design mindset because everything is connected - design, procurement, sequencing the construction site. They leverage their knowledge, technology, and commitment of ownership to deliver safe, innovative, and quality projects. They are designed to build. They are owned by active employees, creating a level of motivation that keeps the company on top

They care about essential infrastructure - the people who build it and the people who use it. For the next day's problem or the next decade's vision, they work harder and smarter to design, build and deliver.

They are a 100% employee-owned company. They tackle every technical challenge, every complex detail, with the intent and attention of an owner. It is what brings our clients back, project after project.

Sustainability is deeply embedded within their firm. It boosts innovation, drives strategy, and informs decisions as they design, engineer, and build extraordinary projects around the world. They invest in the communities where they live and work, they support a healthier planet, and they reaffirm their commitment to each other as employee-owners.

Job Summary

Support Environmental Inspections / Compliance for facility-based construction projects (SLC role) and field-based construction projects (Columbia, SC) role. The construction projects are associated with Dominion Energy's local natural gas distribution systems (e.g., replacement of existing lines/equipment, installation of new lines, equipment, etc.).

Job Description

Support Environmental Inspections / Compliance for facility-based construction projects (SLC role) and field-based construction projects (Columbia, SC) role. The construction projects are associated with Dominion Energy's local natural gas distribution systems (e.g., replacement of existing lines/equipment, installation of new lines, equipment, etc.)
Emergency spill response and associated regulatory notifications
Remediation oversight and support.
Field screening and analytical sampling.
Regulatory reporting, including Tier II reporting, hazardous waste biennial reporting, EPA ID notifications.
Environmental compliance auditing at operations centers (operational ECC) or construction projects (construction projects)
Waste characterization including collecting samples, waste classification, signing hazardous waste manifests, coordination between operations and waste management team for disposal.
Coordination of asbestos survey and sampling
Environmental compliance task tracking using electronic databases
Root Cause Analysis for reportable environmental events
Work with construction teams and Environmental Inspectors for project environmental compliance (Construction ECC)
Knowledge of construction BMPs (construction ECC)
Research and prepare environmental assessments.
Permitting analysis.
Prepare proposals.
Write technical reports.
Progressive project responsibilities.
Field work.

Skills Required

5+ years of Environmental Construction Compliance / Environmental Inspection experience
Excellent communication skills
Bachelor's degree in environmental science/biology or related science field. 4 years applicable experience. Excellent written & verbal communication skills. Proficient computer skills. Project management skills. Technical specialty.

Education/Training/Certifications

HS Diploma, college degree preferred.
State-specific stormwater management / erosion & sediment control certification - Preferred but not required

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