Exponent

Exponent is a prominent engineering and scientific consulting firm.   Our multidisciplinary team of scientists, engineers, physicians, and regulatory consultants brings together more than 90 different disciplines to solve complicated problems facing corporations, insurers, government entities, associations, and individuals.  Exponent has nearly 1,000 employees working in 26 offices across the United States and abroad.  We have over 700 consultants, including over 450 who have earned a doctorate in their chosen field of specialization.

 

Exponent Oakland, CA, USA
Apr 18, 2018
Full time
Exponent's   Environmental and Earth Sciences Practice   is currently seeking a  Senior Scientist/Managing Scientist  for our Pasadena or Oakland, CA office. The individual in this position will be responsible for providing a high level of support to clients and the consultants in the Environmental and Earth Sciences Practice involving geologic and hydrogeologic analyses for the evaluation of groundwater resources, contaminant transport and fate, environmental forensics, and remedial actions. Responsibilities for this position include: Hydrogeological analyses to support evaluations of water resources, water rights, and interactions between surface water and groundwater Evaluation of contaminant transport and fate using analytical and numerical models Analyses of environmental forensics, remedial actions, and groundwater resources, potentially including the development of conceptual models and the construction of geologic/hydrogeologic cross sections, contaminant maps, etc. Supporting multidisciplinary project teams on complex, challenging problems Pursuit of professional development, including conference presentations and journal publications, to improve professional visibility Developing client relationships Qualifications for this position include: Ph.D. in Geology, Hydrogeology, Geologic Engineering, or Civil Engineering   5 – 7 years of consulting experience is preferred Expertise in geology, hydrogeology, and contaminant transport-and-fate analyses, including demonstrated experience with MODFLOW, MT3D, and related models Familiarity with California’s Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) and the Integrated Water Flow Model (IWFM) is preferred but not required  Strong and efficient capabilities for constructing, calibrating (e.g., using PEST), and operating large numerical models and processing model output. Must have current professional licensure or desire to obtain professional licensure Project management experience including tracking of milestones and deliverables  Strong interest in career and professional development within a dynamic consulting environment Must have strong technical skills as shown by project experience and/or publication record Strong working knowledge of Excel, Word, and PowerPoint required  Excellent communication, organization, and writing skills  Must be detail oriented, able to work independently, and manage time effectively  Strong ability to prioritize multiple projects with competing deadlines  Exposure to sensitive information will necessitate considerable use of tact, diplomacy, discretion, and judgment We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Employment Opportunity, Veterans and Disabled Employer. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Exponent Maynard, MA, USA
Apr 18, 2018
Full time
Exponent's   Ecological and Biological Sciences   Practice is currently hiring for a  Principal Scientist  for our Maynard, MA office. This person will participate in a diverse array of projects involving natural resource damage assessment, ecological and human health risk assessment, water resources and water quality management, ecotoxicology, biological oceanography, terrestrial and aquatic ecology, fishery science, plant ecology, wetland science and restoration, and geospatial analyses. Responsibilities include: Identifying, developing, and securing new business opportunities and promote Exponent through industry contacts Enhancing and growing client relationships Developing and mentoring staff in both technical and business areas Growing the practice area by recruiting and developing staff Promoting Exponent’s multidisciplinary consulting expertise by publishing papers, presenting at conferences, and conducting seminars Qualifications for this position include: Ph.D. in Ecology, Biology, Oceanography, Ecotoxicology, Natural Resources, or other related field Fifteen (or more) years of experience in Ecological Science consulting including experience as an expert witness Has built an existing personal consulting practice comprised of a substantial client base Experience in managing projects and multidisciplinary teams An outstanding reputation among clients for integrity, responsiveness, and technical expertise Exceptional interpersonal skills Excellent writing and critical thinking skills We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Employment Opportunity, Veterans and Disabled Employer. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com And always apply early because employers may close the job listing early