GEI Consultants, Inc.

GEI Consultants, Inc. is a leading consulting engineering firm ranked #94 in the ENR top 500 (2016). We serve hundreds of Government, Energy, Industry and Institutional clients, and have completed 30,000 project engagements throughout the United States, Canada, and more than 20 other countries.

Founded in 1970, our privately held, employee-owned company consists of over 700 employees located in 36 offices across the U.S. GEI’s technical experts are involved in dozens of specialty services emanating from our traditional core practices which include geotechnical, environmental, infrastructure, water resources and ecology.

GEI is an EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability employer

GEI Consultants, Inc. Glastonbury, CT, USA
Sep 30, 2018
Full time
Job Description We currently have an opportunity in our Glastonbury, Connecticut office for a well-rounded, self-motivated Staff Scientist position.  The successful candidate will conduct project work in the ecological and natural resources field and will also be cross-trained to conduct Phase I and II environmental site assessments including report preparation. The successful candidate will be familiar with wetland delineation methodologies, have a familiarity with natural communities of the northeast, successfully identify flora and fauna, and have an interest in associated work, such as contributing to completing documents, correspondence, and various permits.  Course work and familiarity in geology, hydrogeology, and/or soil science is a plus.  This position will include field work, travel, and overnight stays. Essential Responsibilities & Duties   Assisting with wetland delineations, scientific inventories, natural resource assessments, vegetation monitoring, and protected species surveys. Collecting field data, analyzing data, and preparing technical reports. Interpreting maps and aerial photography and field mapping of natural resource features. Collection of information sufficient to perform Phase I/II Environmental Site Assessments Tabulation and evaluation of ecological, natural resources, and environmental data Oversight of subcontractors (e.g. surveyors, drillers, laboratory vendors) Ability to spend up to 50% of annual working hours in the field including occasional overnight stays, depending on experience level/project specifics Minimum Qualifications   0 to 2 years of related wetland or natural resource experience. Bachelor’s Degree in Life Sciences (Ecology, Wildlife Biology, Environmental Science, Botany, General Biology, Forestry). Geology, hydrogeology, and/or soil science coursework and experience a plus. Familiarity with wetlands and wetland delineation methodologies and identifying common flora of the northeast.   Familiarity with survey methods conducting avian and botanical surveys.    Familiarity in aquatic settings, including shoreline restoration (living shoreline). Strong interpersonal communication skills Strong writing skills, including attention to detail, and experience with technical, scientific report preparation. Positive, flexible, team-oriented applicant.  Must be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment in the office and when in the field must be comfortable in adverse weather and site conditions, including hiking and working in rugged terrain.  Federal and state regulatory experience.  Effective time management and follow-through, with the ability to simultaneously work on multiple tasks/projects and meet project deadlines. Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.  Benefits Market-Competitive Compensation Comprehensive Benefits Program, including Medical, Dental, Vision and More Continuing Education Assistance and Tuition Reimbursement Professional Development and Opportunities for Advancement Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off Rewards and Recognition GEI-Funded Profit Sharing and 401(k) And More… Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
GEI Consultants, Inc. Oakland, CA, USA
Sep 30, 2018
Intermittent - On Call
Essential Responsibilities & Duties Conducting plant/wildlife/habitat field surveys, biological literature research, mapping of biological resources, compliance with environmental regulations, and report writing. Conduct habitat mapping and assessments and surveys for special-status species and other sensitive biological resources at numerous sites throughout the Bay Area. Conduct worker environmental awareness training and biological construction monitoring. Perform preliminary desktop analysis, prepare technical reports, and assist with other deliverables as needed. Monitor construction activities to ensure compliance with mitigation/regulatory requirements. Effectively communicate with construction crews, project personnel, and agency staff. Write and maintain daily monitoring and inspection logs, and prepare survey reports. Minimum Qualifications Two (2) to five (5) years of experience in conducting biological surveys, impact analyses, wetland delineations, environmental permitting and/or similar activities. Bachelors or higher degree in botany, wildlife, biological sciences, environmental sciences, or a related field. Excellent organization and communication skills and experience working independently and as part of a team. Experience conducting field surveys in the region and completing associated documentation. Strong writing skills, including experience writing biological technical studies. Working knowledge of relevant environmental statutes and regulations (e.g., CEQA, NEPA, Endangered Species Act, Clean Water Act, Fish and Game Code) and associated permits. A clean DMV record and compliance with company safety protocols and procedures are required. Experience with identifying, conducting surveys, and monitoring for special-status species, including California red-legged frog, dusky-footed woodrat, and nesting birds, is preferred. Benefits Market-Competitive Compensation Comprehensive Benefits Program, including Medical, Dental, Vision and More Continuing Education Assistance and Tuition Reimbursement Professional Development and Opportunities for Advancement Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off Rewards and Recognition GEI-Funded Profit Sharing and 401(k) And More… Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
GEI Consultants, Inc. Rancho Cordova, CA
Sep 30, 2018
Full time
Job Description   GEI has an outstanding senior-level environmental opportunity in Sacramento or Oakland to help lead and support our growing environmental practice in California. The position involves winning and executing work on projects throughout California but especially in the Central Valley and/or Bay Area. The position has tremendous short- and long-term growth opportunities for your career within GEI, including potential executive-level appointments and stock ownership. You will work collaboratively with clients and GEI’s other leaders and experts in the environmental and engineering fields, primarily on water and energy projects for private and public clients, especially water supply and flood districts. As part of our multidisciplinary project teams, you will have an important role winning, leading, and managing projects; interfacing with existing and new clients to ensure their environmental compliance needs are met; overseeing environmental analyses in CEQA, NEPA, and other technical documents; and working as part of our team to solve an array of water and environmental issues critical to California’s environmental, water, and energy landscape. The position matches GEI’s focus, which is to (1) maximize the need to effectively meet the needs of our clients by delivering high-quality work products and other services, and (2) minimize administrative activities so technical leaders can better serve clients. The position is regular, full-time.  Essential Responsibilities & Duties   Win, lead, plan, and manage multi-objective and environmental compliance projects throughout northern and central California focused in the Central Valley and/or Bay Area. Serve as project director, senior project manager, and/or environmental task leader on water, natural resources, and energy projects requiring environmental compliance work. Oversee preparation of technical analyses and report sections for NEPA, CEQA, and other environmental documents to comply with state and federal regulations for projects involving water conservation, groundwater banking, water supply development, water infrastructure, water transfers, dams and canals, pipelines, flood control planning and infrastructure, hydroelectric development, natural resources management, and ecosystem restoration.  Identify, evaluate, and solve complex environmental compliance and regulatory issues facing our clients. As part of integrated teams, work closely and collaboratively with other project environmental specialists, engineers, planners, project managers, and project directors to execute projects effectively and efficiently. Strategically identify new leads for environmental work; plan, lead, manage, and prepare proposals and statements of qualification to obtain new work; lead interviews; win competitive work; maintain strong client relationships to obtain sole source work; and participate in regional/office planning and initiatives to implement key growth initiatives, expand environmental services, and effectively serve existing and new clients. Help lead environmental practice, and supervise and mentor staff. Minimum Qualifications   BA, BS, MA, MS, or Ph.D. in Environmental Studies, Environmental or Biological Sciences, Urban Planning, Geography, or other natural or physical sciences from an accredited college or university. At least 15 years of relevant experience with increasing responsibilities for winning, managing, and executing environmental projects in California. Knowledge and strategic expertise identifying, evaluating, and solving environmental compliance and regulatory issues related to water resources, natural resources, and energy projects in California. Experience strategically planning, leading, managing, and preparing environmental documents. Experience strategically planning, leading, managing, and preparing proposals, statements of qualifications, and other marketing materials to obtain new work. Outstanding problem-solving, organization, coordination, writing, people, and verbal communication skills; solid work ethic; and ability to work independently and as part of multidisciplinary teams.    Strong reputation for high-quality work products and regulatory problem solving within the industry (environmental, engineering, and legal). Strong relationships with existing and potential clients and teaming partners in the water, natural resources, and/or energy market sectors. Benefits Market-Competitive Compensation Comprehensive Benefits Program, including Medical, Dental, Vision and More Continuing Education Assistance and Tuition Reimbursement Professional Development and Opportunities for Advancement Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off Rewards and Recognition GEI-Funded Profit Sharing and 401(k) And More… Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
GEI Consultants, Inc. Woburn, MA
Sep 30, 2018
Internship- Paid
Job Description   As an intern at GEI you will get the opportunity to develop practical experience to complement your studies. Are you interested in:  • Supporting field environmental and geotechnical explorations and observations? • Preparing calculations, data summaries and spreadsheet analyses using geotechnical and environmental computer programs?  • Support the review, interpretation and reporting of field and laboratory test results and engineering and environmental data? • Help in the compilation of engineering and environmental reports that summarize data in a technically sound, clear and concise manner?  Then apply now for a GEI internship! Although we may not have an immediate need GEI is always looking for great talent to consider for future opportunities. And remember, several of our interns are now full time employees!  Benefits for eligible employees: Market-Competitive Compensation Comprehensive Benefits Program, including Medical, Dental, Vision and More Continuing Education Assistance and Tuition Reimbursement Professional Development and Opportunities for Advancement Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off Rewards and Recognition GEI-Funded Profit Sharing and 401(k) And More… Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
GEI Consultants, Inc. Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Sep 12, 2018
Full time
Job Description GEI Consultants is seeking a wetland biologist/plant taxonomist in either our Ann Arbor Michigan office to conduct project work in the ecological consulting and restoration management fields.  This position requires experience with identification of Midwest flora.  Projects will involve field labor, technical work, report preparation, and/or supervision of field crews. Essential Responsibilities & Duties Assisting/conducting vegetation monitoring, protected species surveys, and wetland delineations Collecting field data, data analysis, and report preparation Using GPS to map natural resource features and boundaries Interpreting aerial photography Biologists may be required to spend up to 1-4 nights per week or more out of town working at remote locations. A typical work day consists of an 8-12 hour day, includes irregular hours (40-55 hours per week), and irregular starting and quitting times, in accordance with the requirements of the assigned job. Minimum Qualifications: Five years of experience in the Midwest Bachelor’s Degree in Life Sciences (Ecology, Environmental Science, Botany, Biology, Fisheries, Forestry) or equivalent experience Experience identifying Midwest flora Experience with wetland delineation methodologies Experience with vegetation monitoring and sampling methodologies Experience with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers or regulatory permit preparation Experience with report preparation   Desired Qualifications: Native and invasive species plant identification Soil characterization and identification of hydric soil field indicators Wetland delineation Positive, flexible, team-oriented approach, with the willingness and desire to work as a part of a multi-disciplinary team Effective time management and follow-through, with the ability to simultaneously work on and lead multiple tasks/projects and meet project deadlines Ability to work well independently and with a diverse, multi-disciplinary team in a fast-paced work environment Experience working with clients and managing project schedules and finances Benefits Market-Competitive Compensation Comprehensive Benefits Program, including Medical, Dental, Vision and More Continuing Education Assistance and Tuition Reimbursement Professional Development and Opportunities for Advancement Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off Rewards and Recognition GEI-Funded Profit Sharing and 401(k) And More… Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
GEI Consultants, Inc. Valparaiso, IN, USA
Sep 12, 2018
Full time
Job Description   GEI Consultants is seeking a wetland ecologist in our Northwest Indiana office to conduct project work in the ecological consulting and restoration management fields.  This position requires experience with federal wetland delineation methodologies, familiarity with Midwest natural communities, identification of Midwest flora, and regulatory permit application preparation. Projects will involve field labor, technical work, report and permit application preparation, and/or supervision of field crews. This position will be stationed in our new location in Northwest Indiana, and will initially report to our Allendale, Michigan, Branch Manager. Essential Responsibilities & Duties   Assisting/conducting wetland delineations, vegetation monitoring, and protected species surveys Collecting field data, analyzing data, and preparing technical reports Using GPS to map natural resource features and boundaries Interpreting aerial photography Biologists may be required to spend 1-4 nights per week or more out of town working at remote locations A typical work day consists of an 8-12 hour day, includes irregular hours (40-55 hours per week), and irregular starting and quitting times, in accordance with the requirements of the assigned job Minimum Qualifications   Five years of wetland or natural resource experience in the Midwest Bachelor’s Degree in Life Sciences (Ecology, Environmental Science, Botany, Biology, Fisheries, Forestry) or equivalent experience Experience with wetland delineation methodologies including soil characterization and identification of hydric soil field indicators Experience identifying Midwest flora Experience with vegetation monitoring and sampling methodologies Experience with Indiana and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers permitting and regulatory compliance Experience with report preparation Desired Qualifications Positive, flexible, team-oriented approach, with the willingness and desire to work as a part of a multi-disciplinary team Effective time management and follow-through, with the ability to simultaneously work on and lead multiple tasks/projects and meet project deadlines Ability to work independently and with a diverse, multi-disciplinary team in a fast-paced work environment Experience working with clients and managing project schedules and finances. Benefits Market-Competitive Compensation Comprehensive Benefits Program, including Medical, Dental, Vision and More Continuing Education Assistance and Tuition Reimbursement Professional Development and Opportunities for Advancement Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off Rewards and Recognition GEI-Funded Profit Sharing and 401(k) And More… Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
GEI Consultants, Inc. Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Sep 12, 2018
Full time
Job Description GEI Consultants is seeking multiple ecological restoration field technicians in our Michigan offices to implement project work in the ecological consulting and restoration management fields.  This position requires an introductory level of skill and experience.  Projects will involve field labor, technical work, and/or supervision of field crews. Essential Responsibilities & Duties Supervise field crew of 2-6 team members Assist with the construction and implementation of ecological restoration projects including but not limited to—native tree and shrub planting, seeding, erosion control measures, etc. Assist with installation of stream bank stabilization projects including bioengineering techniques, coir logs, soil lifts, brush bundles, erosion control blanket, etc. Herbicide application to invasive species, knowledge of invasive plant species, and treatment methods Native plant identification and knowledge of native plant communities Drive and operation of trucks with trailers, ATVs/UTVs tractors w/ attachments, skid steers, chainsaws, brushcutters, and small engines/pumps Technicians may be required to spend up to 1-4 nights per week out of town working at remote locations. A typical work day consists of an 8-12 hour day with a 30-minute lunch, two ten-minute breaks, and includes irregular hours (30-55 hours per week) and irregular starting and quitting times, in accordance with the requirements of the assigned job. Minimum Qualifications   Bachelor’s Degree in Life Sciences (Ecology, Environmental Science, Botany, Biology, Fisheries, Forestry) - or equivalent experience Standard First Aid, CPR, Red Card, Pesticide Applicator's License are preferred. Must hold a valid Driver's License. May also be required to complete commercial driving requirements at the 10,000-26,000 lb. classification. Technicians will be required to obtain Commercial Pesticide Applicator's License if state or local regulations require this for herbicide application. Desired Qualifications 2-3 years of ecological restoration related work experience and experience with herbicide application a plus GPS/ArcPad experience is a plus Positive, flexible, team-oriented approach, with the willingness and desire to work as a part of a multi-disciplinary team Ability to work well independently and with a diverse, multi-disciplinary team in a fast-paced, team oriented work environment Standard First Aid, CPR, Red Card, and Pesticide Applicator's License are not required but preferred Competitive pay $14 to $20 per hour Please note that selected candidates will be required to pass drug, background and reference screenings Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
GEI Consultants, Inc. Bloomfield, NJ 07003, USA
Sep 12, 2018
Full time
Job Description GEI’s Bloomfield, New Jersey office is seeking an Environmental Scientist, Geologist, or Engineer with at least four years of relevant experience beyond a college degree.  Under supervision of senior staff, this individual will provide support to ongoing office and field work. Office tasks may include: review and interpretation of data and preparation of reports and work plans; task and project planning and management; assistance with business development and preparation of proposals; client, subcontractor and regulatory agency interaction; development and implementation of remedial strategies; and remedial design. Field activities may include: observe and document performance of test borings and installation of groundwater monitoring and observation wells; collection of groundwater, surface water, sediment, soil, rock, soil vapor, and air samples; operation of air monitoring equipment; testing to evaluate groundwater aquifer characteristics; and remedial construction management.  This is an excellent opportunity to learn from our senior staff and gain a wide range of experience.   Primary responsibilities: Under supervision of the senior staff, candidates will work on a variety of environmental projects throughout the region, but primarily in Northern New Jersey. Support environmental site assessments, remedial and pre-design investigations, test borings, well installations, environmental sampling of various media, aquifer testing, pilot tests, implementation of air monitoring programs, and technical oversight of subcontractors. Assist Licensed Site Remediation Professionals in preparing reports and documentation according to the New Jersey regulations and guidance documents. Conduct data management and analysis, prepare and review work plans and technical reports, and assist in preparation of presentations and proposals to clients and regulators. Develop investigation and remedial strategies for various types of sites and contaminants, and collaborate in the design and installation of remediation systems. Interact with subcontractors, clients and regulatory agency representatives. Assist with proposals and business development activities. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, Geology or Engineering; M.S. is a plus. A minimum of four years of relevant professional experience preferably in environmental consulting. Excellent communication skills and technical report writing. Willingness to travel on temporary assignments as needed. Experience with software such as in AutoCAD, ArcGIS, EQuIS, Leapfrog Hydro, EVS, etc., is a plus. 40-hour HAZWOPER training - preferred. Physical ability to perform field work in summer and winter conditions. Valid U.S. driver’s license.  Benefits: Market-Competitive Compensation Comprehensive Benefits Program, including Medical, Dental, Vision and More Continuing Education Assistance and Tuition Reimbursement Professional Development and Opportunities for Advancement Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off Rewards and Recognition GEI-Funded Profit Sharing and 401(k) And More… Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
GEI Consultants, Inc. Milwaukee, WI, USA
Sep 12, 2018
Full time
Summary: We are currently seeking a Senior Environmental Specialist with a strong background in compliance, permitting, assessment, transaction due diligence, ecological and environmental sciences to help expand our growing business in the Midwest. The position may be located in Green Bay, Milwaukee or Madison, Wisconsin. This position will coordinate technical resources and client expectations across the region with an emphasis to grow and expand our Midwest presence. Essential Responsibilities & Duties  • Manage the technical, financial and client relationship aspects of a variety of projects throughout the country, with a geographic emphasis in the Midwest. • Support business development and marketing activities, including preparation of cost proposals and presentations to existing and prospective clients; identify key clients / business areas, growth strategy, and capture strategy.   • Maintain high visibility in the marketplace through regular client contact, participation in client-based professional organizations, and attendance and presentations at industry events.• Manage local projects and existing and future staff, including technical leadership and oversight, risk management, safety and mentoring. • Lead Phase I and Phase II environmental assessment and risk-based corrective action on soil, groundwater and sediment • Assist in preparation of air permit determinations and applications for a variety of industrial and commercial clients. • Assist in preparation of NPDES and WPDES permit applications. • Participate and/or lead environmental compliance audits. • Support environmental plan developments (SPCCs, PIPPs, SWPPPs). • Travel to client/prospect/teaming partner/remote offices/headquarters required, including overnight travel. Minimum Qualifications • A Bachelor’s degree (or higher) from an accredited college or university in Environmental Science or Environmental Engineering.   • Knowledge and expertise in environmental issues in the Midwest.   • Expertise in preparation of environmental documents and permitting. • 10 years of professional consulting experience following graduation. • Advanced oral and written communication skills. • Ability to work collaboratively within project team. • 40-hour HAZWOPER training. Benefits Market-Competitive Compensation Comprehensive Benefits Program, including Medical, Dental, Vision and More Continuing Education Assistance and Tuition Reimbursement Professional Development and Opportunities for Advancement Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off Rewards and Recognition GEI-Funded Profit Sharing and 401(k) And More… Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com