Environmental Scientist

  • STV
  • New York, NY, USA
  • May 24, 2018
Full time Environmental Science - Engineering Geoscience-Hydrogeology Remediation - Brownfields - CERCLA Water Quality Watershed - Stormwater - Wastewater

Job Description

Job Description

STV has an opening for Environmental Scientist in our New York, NY office. The successful candidate will have up to 5 years of environmental consulting experience conducting Phase I ESAs, Phase II ESI’s, drilling supervision, sampling, well installation, construction/remediation oversight, and report and work plan writing. In addition, possession of a strong technical education, be self-motivated, exhibit leadership qualities, and possess excellent written & verbal communication skills. Certification as professional geologist or certified hazardous materials manager is a plus. 


  • Effectively collaborate with multidisciplinary team members and others to efficiently execute field assignments such as drilling /test pit exploration oversight, monitoring well installation, hydraulic testing, and multi-media sampling at sites with soil / groundwater / surface water / sediment / soil vapor / indoor air contamination;
  • Perform Phase I Environmental Site Assessments and Phase II Environmental Site Investigations in accordance with applicable ASTM guidelines;
  • Provide oversight at project sites prior to, during, or after remedial construction-related activities to assess feasibility, monitor progress, and/or ensure conformance;
  • Review and interpret engineering reports, design drawings and specifications, vendor submittals, maps, regulations, field test results, aerial photographs, and other data;
  • Communicate technical information with vendors and accurately document such communications;
  • Assist project managers to perform calculations and prepare, review and modify technical plans / reports, specifications, remedial designs, plans, and other documents; and
  • Other related duties and responsibilities may also be assigned. 

STV is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities. 

Required Experience

  • 0-5 years of relevant environmental experience with a demonstrated knowledge of state and local environmental regulations;
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Geology, Hydrogeology, Environmental Science, Chemistry, Biology or Anthropology with relevant coursework;
  • Related environmental experience in New York City/New York State is preferred;
  • Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical and judgment capabilities;
  • Demonstrated ability to follow direction and work independently and in a team setting;
  • Experience in preparing field documentation, project specifications, and reports;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER certification is a plus;
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office a must;
  • Availability to work overtime with some evenings and weekends; and
  • A valid driver’s license in good standing.

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