Geo/Environmental Scientist
Watermark 18 reviews - Lowell, MA

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Join the Company voted by ZweigWhite as one of the fastest-growing A/E/P & Environmental consulting firms! WATERMARK is seeking a qualified, motivated and creative professional to fill a key position within our quality-focused and growing Engineering - Construction - Operations Company. We offer excellent compensation packages and benefits, including medical, dental and vision insurance, and an attractive 401(k) plan. We maintain offices in Lowell, MA, Hanover, MA and Newtown, PA. Geo/Environmental Scientist in Newtown, PA or Lowell, MAJob Description The Geo/Environmental Scientist supports project managers in the planning and execution of environmental investigation and remediation projects. Typical assignments include the development of sampling plans and work plans, oversight of field investigations, and preparation of a wide variety of reports ranging from simple letter documents to complex CERCLA Remedial Investigation and/or Feasibility Study reports. The ideal candidate will have a BS or MS in an appropriate technical field such as Geology, Chemistry, or Environmental Science, several years of experience in executing environmental field investigations, and a proven record of delivering high-quality, on schedule written work products (plans and reports) within established budgets. Work experience should include hands-on multi-media sampling (soil, groundwater, surface water, sediment, indoor air, etc.), advancement of soil and rock borings using a variety of drilling technologies, and the installation of monitoring wells. Experience with performing ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, and hazardous waste site characterization and remediation projects under the MCP (Massachusetts Contingency Plan), is required. Strong analytical chemistry skills, including knowledge of standard laboratory analytical methods and data validation protocols, are desired. This position is located in Lowell, MA or Newtown, PA and requires occasional travel for field assignments.
Requirements Preparation of plans and reports while working under the direction of senior staff. Direct field subcontractors and junior field staff during investigations and remediation activities. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be detail oriented and quality focused with the ability to meet any challenge Ability to travel for field assignments.Qualifications 2 to 6 years experience in environmental investigation and sample collection, hazardous waste site characterization, and remediation projects. Geology, Chemistry or Environmental Science degree preferred. Experience in the CERCLA process from PA through RI/FS, and Proposed Plans and Decision Documents, is strongly desired. Experience in DoD environmental investigation and remediation projects is a plus. GIS experience a plus. OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER training and up-to-date 8-hour refresher required Strong technical writing, organizational, and communication skills. Excellent computer skills including MS Word™ and MS Excel™. Ability to balance the needs of multiple concurrent projects while meeting all schedule, quality and safety requirements. Strong analytical chemistry skills, including knowledge of standard laboratory analytical methods and data validation protocols, are desired.Please forward cover letter with resume and salary history referencing job code: ENVSCI-2013 to or by mail or fax: Watermark175 Cabot Street Lowell, MA Fax An Equal Opportunity Employer

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Established in 1859, Watermark has a long history of assisting clients to protect and manage their intellectual property with an emphasis on...