Established in 1974, INTERA is an employee-owned geoscience and engineering consulting firm focused on solving some of the most challenging problems related to the development, management, restoration, and protection of natural resources. Headquartered in Austin, we operate from U.S. offices in California, Colorado, Florida, Indiana, New Mexico, Texas, and Washington, and international offices in Switzerland and France.

We provide clients with exceptional service by attracting and retaining scientists and engineers who enjoy the challenges of working on complex projects. Many of our staff are recognized experts in their respective fields. We excel in establishing teams that combine seasoned professionals with talented younger engineers and scientists, enabling us to bring expertise, energy, and efficiency to every client project.
INTERA Richland, Washington
Feb 14, 2019
Full time
INTERA is earnestly seeking an  Environmental Scientist  to join our evolving group of talented environmental professionals in our Richland, Washington, office. This position provides an excellent opportunity for an experienced environmental science professional to continuously grow and advance in their technical skills and overall career. We have a wide variety of challenging projects and are looking for the right person to tackle them with both their expertise and commitment to producing high-quality results. We, as a company, are wholly dedicated to exceeding client expectations because protecting and restoring the environment is what we are dedicated to as individuals. Like-minded candidates will excel in this position, and are invited to apply, so that INTERA can continue to embody our corporate vision of   Delivering Excellence with Every Solution. Additionally, INTERA is ready and willing to provide relocation assistance to Richland, which is part of a growing metropolitan area called the Tri-Cities that includes Kennewick and Pasco. In this charming area of Washington they celebrate sunny weather almost all year round, 200 different wineries, and plenty to do for sports and outdoor enthusiasts such as hiking, fishing, and camping. Join us today!  Job Description The successful candidate possesses demonstrated analytical and quantitative skills supporting investigations and evaluations of site media (soil, water, air, biota) on environmental characterization and remediation projects. They should be a critical thinker with a clear understanding of State and EPA data planning, collection and analysis requirements as they pertain to environmental compliance. Additionally, the ideal candidate should be a self-starter who can operate seamlessly on a team and within the company’s expectations of excellence. Hanford site experience is highly desirable. Required Position Qualifications MS in a discipline related to the environmental field 10+ years of experience with project environmental assessment and regulatory compliance Strong quantitative skills in data analysis including environmental statistics Demonstrated ability to work both independently and on multidisciplinary teams Excellent communication, organization, and writing skills Proven ability to work on multiple projects with competing deadlines U.S. citizenship is required to fulfill government contract requirements Remember to say you found this opportunity at