Area of Interest:
Environmental & Infrastructure
The Shaw Group provides premier engineering, design, construction, and maintenance services to government and private-sector clients in a wide array of industries, including the energy, environmental, infrastructure, and emergency response markets.
Performs a variety of scientific work on all phases of projects.
Job includes field efforts associated with Phase I and II environmental site assessments, auditing, SPCC inspections, construction storm water inspections, and groundwater monitoring. Field effors are approximately 60 percent of time in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Arkansas. Work activities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Collection and interpretation/evaluation of scientific data
Development of plans, specifications, analyses, evaluations, maps, position papers, procedures and reports. Communication of technical concepts, evaluation results, plans, reports, etc. via oral presentations; and ensures conformance to applicable technical standards as well as company policies and procedures. All scientific disciplines outside of engineering are included in this job family.
Preference is for Geology bachelors degree with 1 to 3 years experience. Has in-depth experience, knowledge and skills in own discipline. Works independently with minimal guidance. Usually determines own work priorities. Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience. Has expertise in own discipline. Applies knowledge and skills to a wide range of standard and nonstandard situations. Interprets customer needs, assesses requirements and identifies solutions to non-standard requests. Uses best practices and knowledge of internal/external business issues to improve products or services in own discipline. Monitors and controls costs within own work. Solves moderately complex problems; takes a new perspective on existing solutions. Explains difficult issues and works to establish consensus.
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