Jr. Environmental Engineer

  • Arcadis
  • Minneapolis, MN, USA
  • Sep 24, 2018
Full time Environmental Science - Engineering Geoscience-Hydrogeology Hazardous Waste - RCRA -Toxics Remediation - Brownfields - CERCLA

Job Description

Job Description

The Environmental Business Line of Arcadis is seeking an ambitious, hardworking, dependable Environmental Engineer to join our world-class firm in Minneapolis, MN. This full-time, entry-level position within our Remediation group will be involved in various activities in support of diverse environmental assessment and restoration projects. The ideal candidate will possess great attention to detail, excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to work independently and will be capable of working as a productive member of a high-performance team. 

This position requires both field and office work; the successful candidate should expect to be out in the field up to 75% of the time. Availability for extended project assignments of 2-3 weeks in duration is required. Field work may be performed at project sites with environmental media (e.g., soil, sediment, groundwater, surface water, etc.) that has been impacted with hazardous substances and/or hazardous wastes. 

Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • A combination of field and office related tasks that will likely require travel
  • Working effectively with project teams, clients, and all other stakeholders
  • Installation of soil borings and monitoring wells
  • Field sampling of groundwater, soil, and other environmental media
  • Field data collection, analysis, and interpretation
  • Preparation of visual, graphical, and tabular summaries of environmental data and trends
  • Technical report writing
  • Preparing cost estimates and proposals
  • Coordinating work schedules with subcontractors
  • Overseeing subcontractors
  • Conducting project-related research (historical data, regulations, etc.)

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Geotechnical, Geological or Environmental Engineering, or related engineering discipline
  • Proficiency with MS Word, Excel and Power Point
  • Technical writing skills

Required Driving Statement

This position requires a current valid driver’s license and clean driving record.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in environmental remediation and engineering
  • Remedial engineering design experience
  • Experience in technical report writing and preparation
  • 40 Hour HAZWOPER preferred
  • Previous industry, consulting, or regulatory internship experience

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