ICF International

About ICF International:  
ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to deliver professional services and technology solutions in the energy and climate change; environment and infrastructure; health, human services, and social programs; and homeland security and defense markets. The firm combines passion for its work with industry expertise and innovative analytics to produce compelling results throughout the entire program life cycle, from research and analysis through implementation and improvement. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 5,000 employees serve these clients worldwide. ICF's Web site is www.icfi.com.

ICF International Fairfax, VA, USA
Jul 23, 2018
Full time
Job Description:   ICF seeks an Environmental Scientist/Engineer to work within our Regulatory, Economics, Environmental & Energy Services (R3E) team. This position will primarily support EPA contracts with the Office of Superfund Remediation and Technology Innovation (OSRTI), Office of Brownfields and Land Revitalization (OBLR), and Office of Resource Conservation and Recovery (ORCR). The Environmental Scientist/Engineer will apply his or her knowledge and work experience to support a wide range of technical projects, and will work within a project team environment that includes interacting with external experts and clients. What you’ll do: Provide technical and analytical support on projects related to the planning, investigation, remediation, operation, monitoring, and optimization of contaminated sites. Research and evaluate new, innovative, and “green” site characterization and remedial technologies, including related technical and policy issues. Analyze chemical, geologic, and/or hydrogeologic data using a variety of software packages. Participate in site visits and provide oversight for field work under the direction of senior ICF staff and clients. Perform research, Internet and database searches; compile, organize, and synthesize data and information; and prepare graphs, charts, tables, and figures displaying results.  Prepare reports and other documents on topics associated with site characterization, remedial optimization, and remedy implementation. What you’ll need:   Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in science or engineering, including geology, environmental science, hydrogeology, or environmental engineering. 6-8 years of experience related to contaminated site characterization, remediation, and optimization at contaminated sites including Superfund, Brownfields, and RCRA Corrective Action sites. Strong knowledge of federal and state environmental laws and regulations under Federal (e.g., Superfund, RCRA, Brownfields), state, or other cleanup programs. Field experience is desirable. Cumulative and major GPA of at least 3.3 or higher. Professional skills and experience were looking for:  Strong analytical and organizational skills, including experience conducting quantitative analyses using Microsoft Access and Excel Excellent written and oral communications skills. Team player with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Ability to organize and manage a heavy workload and meet internal and external deadlines. Demonstrated ability to interact with clients. OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER training is desirable. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
ICF International Washington, DC, USA
Jul 23, 2018
Full time
ICF is seeking a Climate Change Expert to support our broad portfolio of work on climate adaptation and resilience. This work falls across all levels of government and with commercial clients, enhancing the resilience of energy, water, and transportation systems, other critical infrastructure, and the vital societal and natural elements that make our communities whole. Our world-class analysis are based in rigorous science, clearly communicated to enable proactive planning and implementation of resilience solutions. The consultant chosen for this position will provide technical expertise related to the analysis and interpretation of weather and climate data, and support multi-disciplinary teams of experts on a multiple short- and long-term projects primarily within the climate adaptation and resilience practice. *The preferred location for this position is Washington, D.C. However, we will also consider the following locations:   New York, Los Angeles, Boston, San Francisco, Portland or Seattle. This job is also flexible, meaning if you'd like to work 32-40 hours per week, that is an option as well.* What you’ll be doing… Serve as a technical expert on multi-disciplinary teams on projects focused on applied climate adaptation and resilience projects Provide technical expertise, innovation, and leadership related to the analysis of weather and climate data Prepare presentations, reports, memoranda, and other high-quality communication materials Complete tasks in fast-paced and self-motivated environment in a timely and efficient manner What you’ll need to have… Master’s degree in atmospheric science, meteorology, geography, or Earth science, with a focus on physical climate science. Master’s in engineering or other disciplines must demonstrate significant experience with climate and meteorological information. 6+ years of relevant experience Demonstrated ability to analyze, interpret, and appropriately apply climate model output and meteorological observations for climate impact and risk analyses Familiarity with coastal information for climate change analyses (e.g., tide gauges and the analysis of sea level rise) Outstanding oral and written communication skills; ability to communicate complex climate information to non-scientists to inform decision making processes Experience working with and leading multi-disciplinary teams Organized, detail oriented, and the ability to prioritize and multi-task Skilled in one or more programming languages (e.g., R, python, Matlab)  to process large environmental data sets, including NetCDF Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel)   Our Preferred Skills/Experience… Doctorate degree in atmospheric science, meteorology, geography, Earth science, or similar field with a focus on applied physical climate science problems Fluency and demonstrated leadership in the use of climate information across time scales and application to decision making Technical and team management experience for complex projects in a consulting environment Experience working with multiple climate downscaling methodologies Ability to analyze, interpret, and appropriately apply coastal climate data information (e.g., tide gauges and the analysis of sea level rise) and models (e.g. surge models) Familiarity with energy systems design and planning, and distributed energy resource technologies Use of climate information in developing countries  Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
ICF International Sacramento, CA, USA
Jul 23, 2018
Full time
ICF is currently looking for a Registered Forester/Certified Arborist/Biologist to support projects in our Sacramento Office. Key Responsibilities Monitor tree removal and pruning activities in compliance with CALFIRE 2018 Forest Practice Rules and U.S. Forest Service 2018 Timber Management Policies Conduct construction oversight; including tree removal and pruning Collect and synthesize data in the field Maintain daily logs and photo records Maintain close communication with project manager and co-workers Maintain close communication with client representatives and contractors Work alone or in groups; may direct the work of a small number of individuals in the field File or Update a Timber Harvest Exemption Permit   Basic Qualifications Registered as a Professional Forester in the state of California through the Board of Forestry and Fire Protection Strong knowledge of California native and ornamental trees; particularly species of the Sierra-Nevada Range and foothills Minimum of 2 years of experience as a forester Experience with performing construction oversight Familiarity with GPS mapping technology and use of iPads for data collection. Willingness to travel and work out-of-town for extended periods of time (e.g., full work week) Ability to walk on uneven and sometimes steep terrain in a variety of landforms Additional Preferred Skills/Experience ISA Certified Tree Risk Assessment ISA Certified Arborist Utility Specialist ISA Certified Arborist Municipal Specialist BS in Botany, Biology, or Ecology; or related field Construction monitoring experience Experience managing or leading staff for field surveys Professional Skills Be organized and detail-oriented Excellent verbal and interpersonal communication skills Strong analytical, problem-solving and decision making capabilities, including ability to identify existing or potential problems and recommend solutions Team player with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment Ability to be flexible to handle multiple priorities and to work overtime as necessary Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
ICF International Fairfax, VA, USA
Jul 23, 2018
Full time
Want to apply your engineering and analytical skills to help individuals and leading organizations save energy and reduce greenhouse gas footprints? You can at ICF. We solve the most challenging issues facing the energy industry today, while informing the future of global energy use.  ICF is seeking a detail-oriented, self-motivated candidate to help clients design, implement, and evolve their energy-efficiency programs. Successful candidates will be responsible for shaping critical programs for the next era of energy policies that will impact our communities and our world.  They will support the implementation of high–profile public–private partnership programs to drive improved energy efficiency in homes and businesses.  They will be part of a team that reviews and analyzes energy efficient consumer products and building technologies, conducts high quality and state of the art analysis, and develops building energy analysis solutions.  What you will be doing . . . Analyzing residential and/or commercial building systems using energy modeling tools (e.g., DOE-2, EnergyPlus, etc.) Performing research, analysis, and industry outreach to develop energy efficiency specifications for a variety of residential and commercial product categories. Serving as liaison between government and industry stakeholders (equipment and component manufacturers, trade associations, energy efficiency advocates, etc.) to understand the challenges and opportunities for improving product efficiency. Performing in-depth analysis of energy efficiency savings, using spreadsheets, databases, and custom programming (e.g., Python, Ruby). Reviewing energy consumption data for single buildings as well as large portfolios of facilities, to assist building owners in benchmarking performance against peers, improving performance and achieving recognition for energy efficiency achievements. Assisting with development and implementation of program strategies, preparing and presenting persuasive presentations, and research and analysis of energy efficiency and industry trends. Supporting the review and analysis of large volumes of program data, and helping to distill data into narratives for reports, case studies, etc. Conveying complex technical subjects to non-technical audiences. What you need to have . . . Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Architectural Engineering, Building Science, or related subject. Excellent quantitative and analytical skills. Excellent personal computer skills (Microsoft applications, spreadsheet/database skills, basic programming skills). Strong interpersonal skills and self-motivation. Ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under strict deadlines. Preferred Skills/Experience… Knowledge of building construction methods, mechanical/HVAC systems, product design, and energy efficiency. Experience in energy performance benchmarking or energy modeling. Experience and/or strong interest in energy efficiency and/or environmental issues. Experience with EPA ENERGY STAR, DOE Better Buildings, LEED, and/or other efficiency/sustainability program platforms. Familiarity with the development/delivery of public-private voluntary partnership programs. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com