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Mid-Level Engineer/Scientist/Project Manager

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

About the company: TechLaw recognizes that our company is successful because of its people. We share with our employees a vision of a company where people are valued and motivated by opportunities to learn, contribute and grow. Our environmental consultants help government and commercial clients assess performance, manage risk, implement sustainable remedies, and resolve uncertainty. Professionalism, knowledge and experience are the hallmarks of our team. We have the experience to lead, the know-how to succeed, and the compassion to care.

Job Description: TechLaw is seeking a mid-level engineer/geologist/hydrogeologist/environmental scientist with 5 to 10 years of experience in our office to provide technical and project management support for our environmental consulting work for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Department of Defense, other Federal, State and local government agencies, and commercial clients. Our scientists and project managers are experts in hydrogeology, geology, chemistry, risk assessment, soil science, sampling and analysis, hazardous waste investigations, remediation, and public outreach who assist the EPA, other government agencies, and commercial clients on various contracts throughout the U.S. This position will involve project and contract management, evaluating and preparing environmental investigation and remediation work plans, designs and reports, developing strategies for the remediation and closure of large CERCLA and RCRA sites, evaluating site documentation for compliance with federal, state and local standards, report writing, and oversight of field investigation/remediation activities.

TechLaw offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience, a benefits package, training (40-hour OSHA, 8-hour OSHA Refresher), and medical monitoring. We will provide the ideal candidate a collaborative environment with opportunities for learning and expanding knowledge and skills. New hires will be encouraged to cross-train in several other environmental consulting work areas at TechLaw.

Salary Range: $55,000 to 75,000 DOE

Required Qualifications:

  • A bachelor's in civil or environmental engineering, geology, hydrogeology, environmental science or related field
  • Five to 10 years of experience in a variety of environmental investigation activities, such as sampling, assessments, and document review and preparation, preferably involving sites regulated under CERCLA and/or RCRA
  • Project management skills including scheduling, budgeting, and resource management
  • Excellent reading comprehension and writing skills
  • Good ability to multi-task
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • The ability to work independently and yet be team oriented

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior experience working on Superfund sites, knowledge of CERCLA and/or RCRA, and experience with Risk Assessment preferred. A P.E. or P.G. is preferred but not mandatory.

Physical Requirements:

The position requires the physical ability to lift up to 50 lbs., including loaded coolers and equipment. It can also involve long days of field work and the need to walk or hike through rough and uneven terrain, woodlands, thick vegetation, and on slopes, while carrying supplies.

Additional Requirements:

Please provide a list of coursework and relevant training completed.

TechLaw Consultants is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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