Overview / Responsibilities Wood is currently seeking an Environmental Engineer to join our team in Jersey City, NJ.
Are you an Engineer with 0 to 4 years of environmental and/or construction experience? Are you looking for an opportunity to work with Senior Staff on a variety of technically challenging environmental projects? Are you looking for an opportunity to work with an established environmental consulting firm that values its employee’s enthusiasm and technical contributions? We encourage you to apply for this opportunity. We are dedicated to providing the atmosphere to allow individuals to grow their career.
Key Responsibilities •This individual will be approximately 80% in the field on industrial sites and 20% in the office •Will work under the supervision of a Principal Engineer •Field activities include soil borings, groundwater monitoring well installations and collecting soil, groundwater, surface water, and sediment samples, as well as documenting field activities •Field activities may also include oversight of remediation subcontractors during construction and remediation activities •Collects field data; prepares figures and tables; runs simple computer programs •Performs field testing; uses equipment and instrumentation •Interprets data and test results; with experience, may write complete reports •Prepares field reports, internal correspondence, sections of formal reports •Follows company safety standards, site safety standards, and provides all required permitting •Contacts vendors; researches literature and regulatory requirements; prepares draft designs •Conducts engineering or scientific calculations; coordinates geometry; performs minimal design work, preliminary analysis, and layout •A majority of sites will be in the Greater Jersey City Area; however, support of other Wood offices may require travel throughout New Jersey and adjoining states and might require occasional overnight travel
Skills / Qualifications Required •BS or MS in Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering, or related technical field •0 to 4 years environmental and/or engineering/construction experience •EIT for engineers preferred •Experience and desire to work with AutoCAD is a plus •Must be a self-starter with excellent written and verbal communication skills •Strong computer skills for database work and proficiency in MS Office •Flexible to work outside normal business hours as required •Willingness to travel to project sites in the New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania area - Approximately 10% overnight travel •Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy
Preferred •OSHA 40 hour certification
Physical Demands •Field activities may require working in unfavorable weather conditions •Field activities may require working in specialized protective equipment supplied by employer - Candidate must be physically capable of performing tasks in such equipment •Will lift equipment and carry laboratory samples which requires the ability to lift 40 pounds
Company Overview Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.
Diversity Statement We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
Internal Number: 23264
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com