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Job Description

Geosyntec is looking for an experienced environmental engineer or scientist with demonstrated experience in the design and management of soil/groundwater remediation projects in the Charlotte, NC area. Our ideal candidate will have six to 15 years of experience with different types of remediation technologies. If you’re looking for a place where you can contribute to a dynamic employee-owned firm, tackle challenging project work, and collaborate with industry recognized professionals - Geosyntec is the place for you!

Our clients ask us to address their new ventures and most challenging problems involving the environment, natural resources, and civil infrastructure. Ranked by ENR in the top 20 design firms for the environment, Geosyntec is internationally known for its technical leadership, broad experience, and exceptional client service. We are employee-owned and have about 40 professionals in our three North Carolina offices. Learn more by visiting


Is this the right position to help you achieve your professional goals as you move to the next stage of your career? Some of the key responsibilities for this Environmental Engineer – Groundwater Practice position include:

Overseeing remedial design projects and acting as a technical lead for in-situ groundwater extraction/treatment and soil vapor extraction remedial approaches, such as bioremediation, chemical oxidation and reduction at complex sites;

Developing feasibility studies and remedial action plans for soil and groundwater projects in the Southeast;

Developing performance criteria and optimization options of existing remedial approaches, along with monitoring plans; and

Providing client development and marketing support, including proposal generation, for remedial projects through the Southeast.

Collaboration and mentoring are cornerstones of Geosyntec’s culture. You should expect to work closely with experienced professionals who will help integrate you into Geosyntec’s culture as you advance to this next stage of your career. Based on your current level of experience, you’ll likely be asked to take on project management responsibilities, along with business development, staff management, and mentoring tasks. Here are some other things you should know about this position:

Training: This position requires OSHA health and safety, first aid, CPR training, and medical monitoring, all paid for by Geosyntec. We also offer professional development opportunities including in-house seminars, webinars, and mentoring, that allow our professionals to build the technical and business skills necessary to become successful consultants.

Fieldwork: Up to 20%

Overnight travel: Up to 20%

Your success is our success. We encourage our professionals to continually develop their interests and skills. Advancement is based on an individual’s own performance and initiative.


BS degree in environmental, civil, chemical engineering or geology. [required]

Advanced degree in engineering. [preferred]

Approximately 6 to 10 years of experience in an environmental consulting environment. [required]

North Carolina licensed Professional Engineer or Geologist. [preferred]

Outstanding track record for client management and technical leadership. [preferred]

Project experience involving remedial design of complex, multi-media projects. [preferred]

Experience working on demanding, sophisticated, and legally sensitive projects. [preferred]

Experience in working with and mentoring inexperienced staff. [preferred]

Detailed Federal and North Carolina regulatory knowledge. [preferred]

Current OSHA 40-hr HAZWOPER training and refreshers. [preferred]

Valid driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record. [required]


Geosyntec strives to hire and retain the best and brightest people in their fields. We look for exceptional interpersonal skills, communication skills, and problem-solving abilities, plus the passion for technical excellence and quality. We seek individuals with leadership potential, a commitment to lifelong learning and growth, and the desire to build a long and rewarding career with a growing Firm.


Geosyntec is a great place to build a career. If you're looking for an exciting place to work, a place with challenging and rewarding projects, and a place that has been nationally recognized for its employees' quality of life, technical expertise, and business success, then Geosyntec may be the place for you. You can learn more about careers and employment at Geosyntec by visiting

We are proud to offer our employees a highly competitive benefits package. Learn more by visiting


Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.