Our Environmental business is growing and as part of that growth, our office in Exton, PA is looking for an Environmental Scientist or Geologist to join their team. In this role, you will have the opportunity to contribute to the future of our Contamination Assessment & Remediation service line through site conceptual model development, technical and regulatory strategy development, project management, business development, and staff development/mentoring.
This role will include management and coordination of remedial investigation and remedial action projects throughout the Northeast including Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware.
Additional responsibilities will include:
Planning and coordination of field work including: well installation and soil borings; sampling of soil, groundwater, surface water, sediment, soil gas, and indoor air; aquifer testing; groundwater and surface water level monitoring; remedial action implementation and monitoring; geophysical survey; and vapor intrusion mitigation and monitoring
Proposal preparation, evaluation of field and laboratory data, evaluation of environmental regulations, workplan and report preparation, and budgeting/cost estimating, scheduling, subcontractor coordination, and client relations
Evaluating remedial options and developing remedial work plans
Overall interaction with project stakeholders which include GHD management, clients, agencies, local governments and the public
The successful candidate will possess the following skills and qualifications:
Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in Geology, Environmental Science, or related field
Professional license (i.e. PE or PG) is a plus but not required
4 - 8 years of project management experience of contaminated site assessment and remediation projects
Experience working in site remediation under the New Jersey ISRA program, Pennsylvania Act 2 program, RCRA, and/or CERCLA a plus
Experience with contaminant transport modelling, aquifer analysis, statistical software, GIS, and/or human and ecological risk assessments a plus
Ability to perform work both independently and as part of a team
Strong written and verbal communication and critical thinking skills
Experience managing multiple tasks while maintaining a high degree of attention to detail
Ability work in a fast paced environment
OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER preferred
Able and willing to travel to job sites and client locations
Our commitment to you
Fostering gender balance, diversity and acceptance of flexible working is central to the way GHD does business. We offer a professional, friendly and inclusive culture based on our core values of Safety, Teamwork, Respect and Integrity.
In addition to a competitive salary, GHD provides attractive career options including professional development via our GHD Business School, additional leave, and family-friendly flexible work arrangements.
Be a part of a high functioning team, where everything we do is inspired by a level of passion and professional pride that comes from being employee owned. This ownership is what sets us apart and means our people enjoy an unrivalled amount of autonomy in their roles. It helps drive our passion and accountability in how we serve our clients, deliver projects, and pursue new opportunities.
So, do you have what it takes: passion, collaboration, imagination and values that match our own?
As one of the world’s leading professional services companies, GHD delivers iconic projects that shape our landscapes, support our communities and set the path of our collective future. To do this, we actively seek and nurture the very best people in their respective fields to join our team of over 10,000 professionals operating in the markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation.
In return, we offer remarkable career shaping opportunities to extend your skills and gain global experience.
If you are passionate about pursuing this position, please submit your resume and cover letter via the link above.
As a multicultural organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce. GHD is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or veteran status.
This position does not provide visa sponsorship.