Environmental Staff Scientist
Posted on: June 25, 2022
Overview:NV5 is a provider of engineering and consulting
services to public and private sector clients, delivering solutions
through six business verticals: Testing, Inspection & Consulting;
Infrastructure; Utility Services; Environmental Health Sciences;
Buildings & Program Management; and Geospatial Technology. With
offices nationwide and abroad, NV5 helps clients plan, design,
build, test, certify, and operate projects that improve the
communities where we live and work. As a Fortune 100 Fastest
Growing Company, NV5 has tremendous opportunities for advancement,
career development, and growth. We are organization of nearly 4,000
employees across 100 offices worldwide, deeply rooted in a culture
of technical excellence, entrepreneurism, and collaboration.
As engineers, architects, construction/program managers,
environmental professionals and beyond, we play a significant role
in shaping our communities through the services we provide. We are
looking for passionate, driven individuals to join our team focused
on Delivering Solutions and Improving Lives.
This position provides a unique opportunity to support important
water quality, stormwater, groundwater, and general environmenntal
consulting . The selected candidate will work with scientists and
engineers, and planners that are focused on solving complex water
quality and regulatory issues. This position offers the opportunity
to develop and implement innovative monitoring programs that are
designed to accurately assess current conditions/trends, report on
implementation progress, and assist with identification of
management strategies and regulatory needs.Responsibilities:
- Conducting site assessment; surface water quality;
hydrogeology; and environmental risk management studies and
- Performing field studies, data gathering and sampling
activities at sites including soil and groundwater sampling,
groundwater flow and hydrogeological data evaluation, chemical data
and contaminant fate and transport evaluation, well installation,
aquifer testing, stormwater monitoring, surface water monitoring,
and groundwater monitoring, groundwater and soil remediation
evaluation, environmental due diligence, regulatory compliance
services, and permit acquisition.
- Keeping abreast of federal, state and local regulations and
published scientific findings as they pertain to the project
- Client service and identifying client needs.
- Working closely with project managers to deliver projects on
schedule and budget.
- Preparing technical reports and supporting cost estimates.
Qualifications:The ideal candidate will possess the following
qualifications and skills:
- Bachelor's or Master's degree from an accredited university in
environmental science, geology, hydrogeology, or
civil/environmental engineering or other related science with at
least 3 years of demonstrated consulting experience in
- Professional Geologist, Geologist in Training, or Professional
Engineer, or Engineer in Training.
- Operational knowledge of computer databases and office programs
(MS Access, MS Excel, MS Word).
- OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER Certification.
- Strong organization and time management skills
- Ability to work outdoors in field sampling conditions and lift
- Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to
prepare reports and proposals
- Excellent writing and analytical skills a must.NV5 offers a
competitive compensation and benefits package including medical,
dental, life insurance, PTO, 401(k) and professional
NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants
for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender,
sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin,
age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or
status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal,
state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local
laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location
in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all
terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to,
hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall,
transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.
Keywords: NV5, Sacramento , Environmental Staff Scientist, Other , Sacramento, California
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