Environmental Scientist

  • Stantec
  • Quincy, MA, USA
  • Apr 18, 2019
Full time EHS - Environmental, Health & Safety Environmental Science - Engineering Geoscience-Hydrogeology Hazardous Waste - RCRA -Toxics Water Quality Watershed - Stormwater - Wastewater

Job Description

Your Opportunity

An opportunity exists in our Quincy, MA office for an entry level Staff Scientist/Geologist/Engineer to work on a variety of site investigation and remediation projects, due diligence assessments, and Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) compliance projects in New England.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Preparing reports summarizing periodic environmental monitoring in accordance with permit requirements.

  • Coordinating, conducting, and reporting on field work including soil and groundwater sampling, well installation, stormwater and waste sampling.

  • Completing Phase I/II/III Environmental Site Assessments and summary reports, environmental compliance documents, remedial action plans, and various regulatory program permits.

  • Providing on-site EHS support at client facilities.

  • Compiling and interpreting analytical data.

  • Coordinating and communicating effectively with colleagues, clients, subcontractors, and regulators.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Familiarity with environmental regulations in northeastern states is a plus; willingness to become familiar with relevant regulations is essential.

  • OSHA 40-Hour HAZWOPER and behavior-based health and safety certifications is a plus.

  • Ability to work independently and with a team.

  • Willingness and ability to learn new systems and skills.

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office.

  • Self-starter who has the ability to identify daily needs and assist as necessary to complete client assignments.

  • Valid driver’s license, a good driving record, and willingness to travel occasionally.

  • Successful completion of a pre-employment physical is required.

Education and Experience

B.S. (M.S. a plus) degree in Environmental Science, Geology, Engineering or related discipline

0-5 years of quality experience with site assessments, site investigation and remediation, regulatory compliance support; some experience preferred.

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. Ability to lift and move items and equipment up to 50 lbs.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

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