GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc. (GZA) has an opening for an Environmental Engineer with at least 5 to 7 years of experience to support our environmental remediation practice in our Philadelphia, Pennsylvania office. The ideal candidate for this position is an experienced environmental or civil engineer with strong technical skills, regulatory knowledge, and a desire to foster strong client relationships. We expect the qualified individual to have experience in soil and groundwater remediation design and construction, stormwater engineering, geology, or related environmental science, and be capable of planning, coordinating, and performing projects in compliance with environmental laws and regulations.
As an Environmental Engineer, you will work as part of a team of dedicated project managers and a staff of interrelated professionals under the guidance of a Principal. You will assist with managing environmental investigations, design, permitting, and remediation projects to ensure that it is safely completed on time and within scope and budget. Our close-knit culture here at GZA will allow you to grow professionally. You will be mentored by seasoned professionals, who will in turn look to you to share technical knowledge and ideas. Our success relies on this collaborative environment.
Overseeing project team, delegating to office and field staff, and executing day to day activities of projects
Conducting internal and client communications
Monitoring team performance for compliance with contractual agreements and budgets
Preparing proposals and reviewing/writing environmental reports
Resolving project contractual and financial issues (including terms of agreement, changes in scope, billing process)
Managing and mentoring GZA existing staff of project-level scientists and engineers
Preparing technical design/analyses/calculations
Participating in meetings and agency consultation
Design and operation of groundwater treatment, subslab depressurization, and air-sparge/vapor extraction systems
Design of in-situ chemical oxidation remedies
Design of earthwork projects including support of excavation
Stormwater and erosion control design and permitting
GZA emphasizes a One Company environment, and as a member of our team, you may be asked to assist on projects and tasks outside of your primary responsibilities
Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental/Civil Engineering (Master’s Degree a plus)
Professional Licensure in Pennsylvania and/or New Jersey
10+ years of experience at consulting engineering firms and knowledge of applicable laws and regulations of Pennsylvania and New Jersey
Experience executing a wide range of environmental investigation, design and site remediation projects
MGP and/or emerging contaminant investigation / remediation project experience a plus
Construction bid specification experience a plus
Strong interest in safety
Self-starter, able to complete tasks with minimal supervision and direction
Demonstrate professional judgment, consistency, strong attention to detail, and background of high-quality work products
Demonstrate performance of independent analysis, problem solving and strong organizational skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
Experience preparing reports that demonstrate technical knowledge
Completed 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER training and current 8-hr refresher status
A valid driver’s license in good standing
About our GZA:
Exciting and friendly work environment
Professional development and enrichment
Leadership and technical training
Commitment to technical excellence and client relationships
Collaborative and cooperative work community
Advancement and ownership opportunities
Generous benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and 401K retirement plan
GZA is an employee-owned multidisciplinary engineering consulting firm with a history of more than 50 years of providing innovative engineering solutions to improve the natural and built environment. We are an ENR Top 500 Design firm focused on geotechnical, environmental, water, ecological, and construction management services. With a staff of interrelated professionals dedicated to providing high-level expertise on complex projects above, below and at ground-level, GZA’s experts provide seamless integration across practice areas, client type, and location.
GZA values diversity and is committed to providing an accepting and inclusive work environment for all employees. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds. GZA does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, marital or veteran status, age or other protected status.
GZA is a multi-disciplinary, employee-owned firm providing geotechnical, environmental, ecological, water, and construction management services. GZA’s more than 700 professionals are based in offices in New England, the Mid-Atlantic, and the Great Lakes States.