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Environmental Scientist in Phoenix, AZ at CALIBRE

Date Posted: 12/2/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Phoenix, AZ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
    EPS 2617-585

Job Description

CALIBRE is seeking an Environmental Scientist with at least four years of relevant experience who has an interest and or experience in soil and groundwater remediation, hazardous waste, water and wastewater environmental permitting and compliance, solid waste, , and construction services. The position requires participation in all phases of projects with a strong emphasis on field work (60 %+ in Phoenix, Yuma, and Payson). Additionally, office work including report preparation, data compilation, and project coordination is required). The ideal candidate needs to be a self-motivated, detail-oriented, well-organized Geologist, Engineer, or Environmental Scientist to join our firm working from a home-office in the Phoenix area. Candidates can expect to work on teams of engineers and scientists from various backgrounds and experience levels. Position requires adherence to health and safety procedures, attention to detail, strong work ethic and excellent communication skills.

Responsibilities will include a combination of field and office related tasks.

Field activities may include the following:

  • Soil, groundwater, and air sampling in compliance with State/Federal standards
  • Operation and maintenance of surface remediation systems
  • Oversight of drilling operations (installing monitoring wells and soil or rock descriptions)
  • Subcontractor oversight

Office responsibilities may include the following:

  • Data management (compilation, manipulation, and evaluation of data)
  • Assisting with writing and preparing technical reports, work plans, letters, and memoranda
  • Coordinating work schedules with subcontractors
  • Conducting project related research (historical data, regulations, etc.)
  • Preparing periodic status/program reports
  • Figure/map/boring log production

Job Requirements

Required Skills:

  • This position requires both field and office work, field work may be performed at project sites with environmental media (e.g., soil, sediment, groundwater, surface water, etc.) impacted with hazardous substances and/or hazardous wastes.
  • Candidates must also be able to meet the physical demands associated with performing field work, including lifting heavy equipment, working in a standing position for extended periods of time, working outdoors in inclement weather.
  • Candidates must demonstrate strong communication skills, the ability to work well in a team environment, a strong background in MS Office, and desire to pursue a career in the environmental sector.
  • The ideal candidate will have efficient time management and the flexibility required to support different project managers concurrently.
Required Experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Geology, Chemistry, or other related science field from an accredited college/university preferred, additional experience may be used in lieu of a degree (Other education, commensurate experience and demonstrated ability of individual may be substituted.)
  • Must have a minimum of 2+ years of directly related experience.

CALIBRE is an Equal Opportunity Employer and supports transitioning service members, veterans and individuals with disabilities. We offer a competitive salary and full benefits package. To be considered, please apply via our website at Come join our dynamic team!

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