Ecology and Environment, Inc.

4 job(s) at Ecology and Environment, Inc.

Ecology and Environment, Inc. Lancaster, NY, United States
Jun 16, 2017
Full time
Ecology and Environment, Inc. is seeking an Environmental / Civil Engineer for either our Corporate Headquarters office in Lancaster, New York or our Albany, New York office. Our successful candidate will have related experience inspecting remedial construction projects and strong leadership and interpersonal communication skills. Responsibilities: Provide services during construction including pre-bid support, addenda preparation, submittal review, construction monitoring, and change order preparation / review Notify PM in the event the contractor fails to perform work as specified in the approved plans Document, evaluate, and recommend a course of action if disputes arise with contractor over work Collect environmental samples (soil, air, groundwater, surface water, etc.) Document performance of water and air treatment systems for conformance with SPDES and NYSDEC Air Guide 1 discharge requirements Observe contractor’s health and safety activities for community protection purposes Attend construction progress meetings Prepare and maintain detailed records related to construction activities including a photo log Plans and performs technical work requiring judgment and independent evaluation Develops project specifications and produces/reviews design plans and details for moderate to complex designs Develops and analyzes design calculations and cost estimates Assist with project reporting Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering 3 – 7 years of experience inspecting remedial construction projects EIT certification required Professional Engineer license preferred Environmental consulting experience preferred Leadership and interpersonal communication skills with the ability to effectively, persuasively, and tactfully interact with contractors and coworkers Strong organizational, analytical and planning skills with attention to detail and a high quality of design and construction documentation work Strong data interpretation and technical writing skills Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, disciplines and experts including project managers, clients and other departments Ability to travel domestically and internationally to support project needs We are a global network of innovators and problem solvers, dedicated professionals and industry leaders in scientific, engineering, and planning disciplines working together with our clients to develop technically sound, science-based solutions to the leading environmental challenges of our time.  E & E offers opportunities for growth in a team-oriented environment. Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.; Visa sponsorship will not be provided.  Please view our website at www.ene.com to apply on-line.  Local candidates preferred. Ecology and Environment, Inc. is an EO and AA employer – M/F/Vets/Disabled/and other protected categories.
Ecology and Environment, Inc. Lancaster, NY, United States
Apr 10, 2017
Full time
Ecology and Environment, Inc. is seeking a Chemist for our Corporate Headquarters office in Lancaster (Buffalo), New York. This position will be responsible for reviewing and validating environmental chemistry data. Our successful candidate must have excellent data management and computer skills and a good understanding of chemistry principles. Responsibilities: Quality assurance of environmental chemistry data Field sampling, field testing, field lab set-up and analysis, and sample processing Management of electronic laboratory and field data using Earthsoft EQuIS Professional, EQuIS Data Processor, EPA Scribe, and project-specific databases Coordination with subcontracted laboratories including preparation of scopes of service, data review and validation, electronic data management, and QA/QC oversight Preparation of quality assurance plans and data usability and quality control summary reports Requirements: BS / MS in Chemistry or a closely related discipline 3 – 5 years of experience with laboratory equipment and testing, multimedia environmental sampling, data validation, QA/QC, and environmental data management Understanding of environmental regulations and EPA analytical methods Excellent computer skills including relational database experience and strong proficiency with Microsoft Excel and data management Experience with Access, EQuIS, SQL Server, data management software and database maintenance preferred Environmental laboratory analyst experience is a plus Excellent verbal communication, technical writing and research skills Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work independently and as part of a team Ability to travel and perform fieldwork as needed We are a global network of innovators and problem solvers, dedicated professionals and industry leaders in scientific, engineering, and planning disciplines working together with our clients to develop technically sound, science-based solutions to the leading environmental challenges of our time.  E & E offers opportunities for growth in a team-oriented environment. Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.; Visa sponsorship will not be provided.  Please view our website at  www.ene.com  to apply on-line.  Local candidates preferred. Ecology and Environment, Inc. is an EO and AA employer – M/F/Vets/Disabled/and other protected categories.   
Ecology and Environment, Inc. USA
Apr 10, 2017
Full time
Ecology and Environment, Inc. is seeking a Human Health Risk Assessor.  This position will be responsible for working on a diverse range of public- and private-sector environmental projects.   Our successful candidate will have a comprehensive understanding of risk assessment guidance, methodology, and protocol for assessing risk to human health from chemical and radiological contaminants.   This is a national position that can work from any of the company’s domestic office locations.  Primary Responsibilities: Lead human health risk assessments (HHRAs) for projects such as CERCLA remedial investigations/feasibility studies (RI/FSs) using established methodology and references, including EPA’s Risk Assessment Guidance for Superfund (RAGS). Develop project-specific approaches for assessing human health risk. Assess cancer and non-cancer risks to human receptors under various exposure pathways and remedial scenarios for environmental contaminants of concern in media such as air, soil, sediment, and water.  Contaminants of concern would include chemicals, radionuclides, and/or munitions agents. Use appropriate human health risk assessment software programs, models, and codes and their associated data management and risk assessment tools (including, but not limited to, EPA Calculator for chemicals and radionuclides, RESRAD, RESRAD-Build, ACE, AALM, EMSOFT, PBPK models, SHEDs, CAP88).  Prepare reports for clients and regulators detailing all aspects of the HHRA process including interpretation of HHRA results. Coordinate with clients and colleagues regarding HHRA results. Perform toxicological assessments. Support other aspects of projects including technical writing of reports and proposals, generating leads, assessing new markets, and developing new business opportunities. Minimum Requirements: Master’s degree in Toxicology, Biochemistry, or related discipline. 10+ years of experience performing chemical and radiological HHRAs and preparing reports. Expertise with implementing EPA and other risk assessment guidance. Proficiency with reviewing and interpreting analytical data for chemical and radiological constituents in environmental media. Excellent math and statistics skills. Proficiency with wide variety of HHRA software programs, models, and codes including EPA codes and prefer RESRAD experience. Proficiency with databases and spreadsheets. Strong leadership and interpersonal communication skills with the ability to work independently, as part of a team, and effectively interact with clients and other organizations. Strong organizational skills and results orientation with achieving key project delivery milestones and business development objectives. Ability to travel to support business needs. E & E is its people. We are a knowledge-based culture with an integrated staff of more than 85 scientific and engineering disciplines – a group of innovators who pave the way in implementing environmental solutions. E & E offers opportunities for growth in a team-oriented environment. Must be eligible to work in the U.S.  Visa sponsorship will not be provided.  Please view our website at  www.ene.com  to apply on-line. Ecology and Environment, Inc. is an EO and AA employer – M/F/Vets/Disabled/and other protected categories.       
Ecology and Environment, Inc. Buffalo, NY, United States
Mar 09, 2017
Full time
Ecology and Environment, Inc. is seeking an on-call Avian Specialist/Biologist, reporting to our Buffalo, NY office, to support avian surveys in western New York and possibly elsewhere.  This position will be responsible for performing raptor/eagle and breeding bird surveys using a range of bird sampling techniques including visual/auditory identification. Our successful candidate must have a good understanding of avian surveys and be able to work independently and as part of a team. Responsibilities: Conduct avian surveys in western NY and possibly elsewhere Conduct raptor/eagle and breeding bird surveys Compiling and processing data Provide support, if necessary, for wetland delineations, bat field surveys, plant and habitat surveys, and vegetation characterizations Requirements: BS in Biology, Environmental Science or a closely related field preferred but not required Six months to three years of field experience conducting avian surveys and recording point count and/or transect data Strong visual/auditory bird identification skills (must be able to identify birds by their call/songs) and familiarity with regional avian populations and survey protocol Other field skills such as wetland delineations, bat field surveys, plant and habitat surveys, and vegetation characterizations an asset, but not required Ability to walk for several miles and work in extreme temperatures and rough terrain in remote locations Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills and ability to work independently and within a team setting Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel Experience with iPAD and/or Trimble hand-held GPS units preferred Preference for individuals with CPR/First Aid Training Valid driver’s license and the ability to travel to a project sites E & E is a global network of innovators and problem solvers, dedicated professionals and industry leaders in 85 scientific, engineering, and planning disciplines working together with our clients to develop technically sound, science-based solutions to the leading environmental challenges of our time.  E & E offers opportunities for growth in a team-oriented environment. Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.; Visa sponsorship will not be provided.  Please view our website at  www.ene.com  to apply on-line.  Local candidates preferred. Ecology and Environment, Inc. is an EO and AA employer – M/F/Vets/Disabled/and other protected categories.