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Environmental Engineer II

Herndon, VA 20170
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WSP USA, formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms—WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. wsp.com.
 
We have an outstanding opportunity an outstanding opportunity for an Environmental Engineer II to support contaminated site investigation and remediation projects in the D.C. metro area and throughout the United States from our Herndon, Virginia office.    
 
Responsibilities:
  • Perform hands-on field implementation of site remedies, bench-scale and pilot-scale studies, remediation system operation and maintenance, contaminated media sampling, and contractor oversight.
  • Collaborate with senior engineers to evaluate, select, and design contaminated site remedies involving soil, groundwater, sediment, surface water, and vapor remediation (in-situ and ex-situ; injection experience a plus), treatment of hazardous wastes, site management, and closure.Develop and implement site investigation plans and feasibility, bench-scale, and pilot-scale studies.
  • Record, evaluate, and interpret data, prepare reports and work plans, and provide analysis and interpretations of findings.
  • Review and stamp/certify technical reports submitted to agencies
  • Possess project management skills including managing medium size project budgets, writing proposals, and managing field teams
  • Prepare environmental permits for air, water, and waste issues, including the implementation of remedial designs
Experience/Skills Required
  • Remediation system design, startup, trouble-shooting, and operations & maintenance experience. Injection experience or in situ chemical oxidation (ISCO) experience is a plus.
  • Understanding of surface water and groundwater geochemistry and microbiology as they relate to in-situ remediation.
  • Experience conducting remediation under voluntary cleanup programs in Virginia, Maryland and other states.
  • Field work experience in civil/environmental engineering. Construction supervision or subcontractor oversight is a plus.
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems independently, work under pressure, and meet deadlines.
  • Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills with clients, management, regulatory authorities, and contractors.
  • Ability to work as a team member with people of differing backgrounds and experience.
  • Ability and willingness to mentor junior staff.
  • Basic knowledge of environmental laws and regulations such as CERCLA, RCRA, HSWA, CWA, and NEPA. 
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to travel up to 40% of the time.
  • Flexibility to travel via land and air to locations in the United States and work overtime when necessary with periodic extended field assignments.
  • Computer use and applications skills required, including MS Word, MS Excel, and Adobe Acrobat. 

Requirements

<div><strong>Education and/or Training</strong></div> <div> <ul type="disc"> <li><span>Bachelor’s degree in environmental engineering, chemical engineering, or civil engineering or related discipline. Master’s preferred.</span></li> <li><span>3-5 years of experience</span></li> <li><span>EIT preferred</span></li> <li><span>Certifications desired: OSHA 40 Hour HAZWOPER Training, OSHA 8 Hour HAZWOPER Refresher Training, DOT Training, CPR and First Aid Training, and other related environmental certifications. </span></li> </ul> </div> <div><strong>About WSP USA</strong></div> <div> </div> <div>WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa</div> <div> </div> <div>WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.</div> <div> </div> <div>At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started? </div> <div> </div> <div>WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.</div> <div> </div> <div>The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.</div> <div> </div> <div>Relocation assistance is not available for this position.</div>

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