CDM Smith Environmental Engineer 3 in Boston, Massachusetts

Job Description:

As a member of this team, you would contribute to CDM Smith's mission by:

  • Performing work associated with hazardous waste sites and solid waste landfills.

  • Work would include environmental site assessments, regulatory reporting, data validation, project coordination and scheduling.

  • Work would also involve field activities, such as soil, groundwater, surface water, stormwater and indoor air sampling, landfill gas monitoring and reporting, excavation and drilling oversight, and construction monitoring and oversight.

  • Work tasks would include data evaluation, engineering studies, remediation technology feasibility studies, and report writing.

  • Tasks would also include supporting design of soil and groundwater remediation systems and landfill projects and supporting preparation of construction plans and specifications.

  • Out of town travel may be required between 25% and 50% of the time. Field work will be required and may be up to 75% of the time.

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Job Title:

Environmental Engineer 3



Certification/License Requirements:

Engineer-In-Training, Professional Engineer

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Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3 - 5 years of experience since BS.

  • BS or MS in Environmental Engineering or related engineering field of study. -- Position requires either a PE or an EIT and only needing one or two years of experience to obtain PE licensure.

  • 40 hour Hazwoper training and current 8 hour refresher training certifications.

  • Willingness to work at a variety of hazardous waste sites.

  • Ability to communicate clearly both orally and in written reports.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • In addition to the minimum qualifications above, work experience within the hazardous waste site clean up profession with experience at a variety of sites and contaminant types is desired.

  • Experience with soil and groundwater sampling and analytical requirements, experience with the evaluation of hazardous waste site remediation technologies and with remediation system design and construction oversight is also desired.

  • Experience with the solid waste landfill closure process including closure design and landfill maintenance is preferred.

EEO Statement:

We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate—as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Why CDM Smith?:

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

Job Site Location:

Massachusetts - Boston

Agency Disclaimer:

All vendors must have a signed CDM Smith Placement Agreement from the CDM Smith Recruitment Center Manager to receive payment for your placement. Verbal or written commitments from any other member of the CDM Smith staff will not be considered binding terms. All unsolicited resumes sent to CDM Smith and any resume submitted to any employee outside of CDM Smith Recruiting Center Team (RCT) will be considered property of CDM Smith. CDM Smith will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

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