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Entry Level Environmental Scientist - BR, LA

Providence – An Engineering and Environmental Firm Baton Rouge, LA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Providence, a multidiscipline environmental and engineering consulting firm with corporate headquarters in Baton Rouge and offices in Dallas, Houston, New Orleans and Houma, Louisiana, seeks an entry level environmental scientist/geologist/engineer for its Site Evaluation & Remediation Services Group. Qualified candidates will have an opportunity to work alongside experienced environmental staff to pursue a career in the following areas across a diverse client base:

  • Phase I & II Environmental Site Assessments
  • Risk Evaluation & Corrective Action Program Investigations & Assessments
  • Remedial Action
  • Environmental assessments

It is expected that the successful candidate would have the following roles and responsibilities:

  • Assist project managers in proposal preparation
  • Assist in preparation of Phase I Environmental Site Assessments
  • Record data, prepare reports, provide analysis and interpretations
  • Research information relating to environmental regulations

The ideal candidate would have the following traits:

Excellent written and verbal communication skills Flexibility to travel

Self-Motivated

Flexibility to work outside routine business hours as needed Values being part of a team, but is able to work and think independently Personal responsibility and accountability for work Attention to detail and completeness

Not intimidated to learn new things

Personable and easy to work with Excellent time management skills

Ability to juggle multiple projects and multitask throughout the day

Minimum Qualifications Candidate must be detail oriented, proficient with Microsoft Office products, flexible with work hours and locations, and a team player with good communication, analytical, organizational, and time management skills. Fieldwork involving overnight travel is sometimes required.

B.S./M.S. in geology / hydrogeology, environmental sciences, environmental / chemical / civil / mechanical / agricultural engineering, or related fields and 0-2+ years of related experience.

Salary: Commensurate with experience

About Providence: The name Providence, by definition, means "making provisions for the future". Our name highlights the emphasis we place on the future and the roads that will take us there. We aim to provide for our clients long into the future, and accordingly, we maintain their best interests as our focus. Providence's professionals value the relationships we develop with our clients and we think the results of our passion are evident in every deliverable we produce.

We offer competitive salaries plus bonuses and excellent benefits.

  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Health, vision and dental plans
  • Flexible schedules
  • 401(K) with discretionary profit sharing contributions

Contact: If you are interested in pursuing a career with Providence please complete our online application at - http://providenceeng.applicantpro.com/jobs/



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