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Entry-Level Environmental Scientist

Rincon Consultants, Inc Los Angeles, CA
  • Posted: December 19, 2020
  • Full-Time

Rincon Consultants, Inc. is seeking an Entry-Level Environmental Scientist who will have direct responsibility to perform environmental consulting projects including Phase I Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs) for agricultural, residential, commercial, and industrial projects and hazardous materials technical studies for CEQA related projects including energy, transportation, commercial, and affordable housing projects.What do you get to do in this position? Conduct Phase I ESA site reconnaissance surveys to identify potential hazardous material concerns Be responsible for organizing, executing, and coordinating Phase I ESAs and other related technical documents Coordinate and consult with federal, state and local regulatory agencies to acquire environmental documentation for projects Work with project managers to obtain, summarize and analyze environmental and analytical data for inclusion in environmental assessment documents including Phase I ESAs, environmental impact...

reports, initial studies, mitigated negative declarations, environmental impact statements, and other environmental assessments Conduct management and preparation of environmental documents and studies in support of regulations required under ASTM, AAI, CEQA, and NEPA Perform all other duties as requested by supervisor(s)This job might be for you if you have the following: B.S. degree in Geology, Biology, Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, or related field (advanced degrees welcomed) Up to 1 year (full-time equivalent) of directly related professional experience with Phase I ESAs Exceptional organizing, executing, and coordinating skills Excellent verbal and written communication skills Experience with technical writing (Phase I ESAs, hazards sections of CEQA/NEPA documents or similar technical reports) Ability to work with planning managers to gather and prepare hazardous materials data for planning documents such as environmental impact reports, initial studies, and mitigated negative declarations Ability to travel 50% to 100% (with occasional overnight stays) Ability to lift up to 25 pounds Ability to walk on uneven terrain for extended periods of time OSHA health and safety training for hazardous waste sites (40-hour HAZWOPER) Well-organized, analytical, hard-worker, sense of humor, and team player/leaderTotal Rewards Package* Includes:HMO, PPO, HDHP, Health Savings Account optionsThree Weeks Vacation accrued in the first year401(k) / Profit Sharing Retirement Plan2x/Year Bonus OpportunitiesPaid Sick LeaveEight Paid HolidaysFlexible Spending & Dependent CareEmployer-paid life and long-term disability insuranceDental, vision, prescription drugSupplemental life insuranceVolunteer Pay for a DayLegal Shield, Identity Protection, Pet InsuranceProfessional DevelopmentMentoringPatagonia Merchandise PartnershipAnd much more! All programs subject to review and change and are provided for regular, full-time employees.Rincon Consultants, Inc does not accept unsolicited applicant/candidate resumes from search firm recruiters and/or temporary agencies that do not have a signed contract and specified work order with Rincon Consultants.

Further, such resumes received will be deemed the sole property of Rincon Consultants and no fees will be paid in the event Rincon Consultants subsequently hires such individual. Rincon Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs.

We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.Powered by JazzHR1NTzRc5HNU

Rincon Consultants, Inc


Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

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