Environmental Scientist
TalentPath Group
 Parsippany, NJ

POSITION: Environmental Scientist

LOCATION: Parsippany, NJ

OVERVIEW:

Our client, a premier, regional, environmental consulting and remediation firm, is seeking motivated environmental professionals with a BS in Environmental Science, Geology, Engineering or a related discipline.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Handles most aspects of case management/project management for commercial and industrial project work
  • Prepares technically accurate, complete, and concise work plans based on evaluation of site data needs
  • Performs or manages the implementation of project work plans including staff briefings, scheduling, subcontractor coordination, and sample collection
  • Evaluates, analyzes, and interprets technical data relative to project-specific goals
  • Creates and interprets accurate data display graphs and figures
  • Completes basic fate and transport analysis
  • Identifies data gaps and data needs leading to development of a Remedial Action Work Plan
  • Works with and mentors junior staff members to ensure all resources are in place for proper fieldwork and reporting execution
  • Develops and manages budgets, evaluates budget vs. plan, and analyzes cost control efficiencies
  • Communicates with clients, third parties, and regulatory agents regarding project status, schedules, and compliance issues
  • Ensures adherence to client and corporate contract specifications in all activities including Health, Safety, Security, and Environment

QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Geology, Environmental Science, or a related discipline
  • 5 to 12 years of related experience entailing fieldwork and office-based experience in an environmental consulting field
  • Excellent communication and technical writing skills and the ability to independently prepare a complete deliverable report with a focus on QA/QC
  • Working knowledge of New Jersey's environmental regulations
  • Can work with minimal supervision on field sampling, remedial system O&M, and related site characterization projects
  • Superb communication skills
  • Mechanical aptitude preferred

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS:

Competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications. Full benefits.