Logo of Huzzle

Job

Environmental Scientist, Geologist, or Engineer - Entry Level

💼 Graduate Job

Philadelphia

AI generated summary

  • You need a Bachelor's degree in Environmental Engineering, 0-2 years of experience, willingness to learn, strong communication skills, ability to work independently and in a team, physical work capability, valid driver's license, and availability for overtime.
  • You will perform field work, sample environmental media, assist with investigations, calculate data, oversee subcontractors, implement solutions, communicate with supervisors, review regulations, prepare reports, and perform other duties as needed.

Graduate Job

Engineering, SustainabilityPhiladelphia

Description

  • Langan is seeking an Environmental Scientist, Geologist, or Engineer to join its collaborative team in Philadelphia, PA. This individual will serve a key function advancing contaminated sites through the investigation and remediation processes of Pennsylvania and New Jersey’s regulatory programs, supporting brownfield development projects as part of a multi-disciplinary team, and support environmental due diligence projects. This individual will perform site exploration activities including, but not limited to: sampling various media (i.e., soil, groundwater, surface water, soil gas); remedial investigation, design, implementation, and monitoring; data management, processing, and evaluation; and regulatory compliance and report preparation. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work with top industry leadership on a complex and diverse portfolio of environmental projects in a continuous learning environment. This position includes both field and office responsibilities.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Chemistry, Biology or Geology (transcripts will be requested);
  • 0-2 years of work-related experience;
  • Prior relevant internship, co-op, thesis, or professional work experience preferred;
  • Professional certification or plans to obtain professional certification is preferred (EIT, GIT, etc.);
  • Strong technical education, professional demeanor, and desire to learn;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical, multitasking, and judgment capabilities;
  • Working knowledge of computer software, GIS/AutoCAD a plus;
  • Ability to effectively work independently and in a team environment;
  • Ability/willingness to perform physical work in a wide range of outdoor and indoor conditions;
  • Understanding of the operation of basic hand tools. Understanding or willingness to learn maintenance, calibration and decontamination of field equipment;
  • Possess a valid driver's license in good standing and reliable transportation to access remote job site locations; and
  • Availability to work overtime as needed.

Education requirements

Bachelors

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering
Sustainability

Responsibilities

  • Perform field work and inspections;
  • Perform sampling of environmental media (i.e., air, soil, gas, and groundwater);
  • Assist with the planning and execution of field investigations by logging soil and/or bedrock, collecting samples, performing field tests, and collecting and recording data;
  • Utilize data to calculate hydraulic and contaminant gradients, area, volume and weight calculations, and flow velocity;
  • Conduct field oversight of subcontractors, ensuring compliance with job specifications and preparing written summaries for use by project manager and clients;
  • Identify and implement solutions to both routine and more complex field and/or laboratory problems and accurately document results in field notes and written reports;
  • Communicate with supervisor on any problems or unexpected conditions encountered on project sites;
  • Review regulatory requirements and guidance for applicability to project scenarios;
  • Assist with the preparation of technical reports and plans; data management and evaluation; and environmental assessment and remediation; and
  • Perform other duties as requested.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Philadelphia

Benefits

  • Langan provides a rich array of programs and benefits to help its employees advance their careers and enhance the quality of their lives. Our comprehensive compensation package includes: full-time employment company paid medical, dental, and vision coverage; life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance, and paid pregnancy disability leave; 401(k)/Roth with company match; paid time off including parental and military leave; employee referral and professional license bonuses; and educational reimbursement.