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Staff Environmental Engineer

Job Description

Our office in Somerset, NJ is seeking responsible, self-sufficient, energetic entry-level engineers to work on projects related to the investigation and environmental remediation of industrial and commercial sites. Candidates should be prepared for professional growth into areas such as assessment of remedial alternatives, management of various investigative and engineering tasks, conceptual plans and regulatory interaction. The ideal candidate will be motivated to develop and build their personal knowledge and skills to assist with the growth and success of the office. Excellent teamwork and organizational skills are required. We offer a friendly, professional atmosphere with excellent benefits and a salary commensurate with experience. 

Primary Responsibilities

  • 25% to 50% field work during first two years
  • Support the office project work and collaborate with the Office Manager and staff to service clients and complete projects on time and on budget
  • Assistance with site investigation, analysis and report preparation activities
  • Assistance with site remediation system operations and maintenance activities

Tasks Performed

  • Environmental sampling of soil, soil vapor and groundwater
  • Health and safety monitoring
  • Design and construction inspection of remediation processes and systems
  • Evaluation and optimization of existing remediation systems
  • Oversight of drillers, remediation and construction subcontractors
  • Review of field data and preparation of data evaluation reports
  • Assist with cost estimating, report preparation and task management as required by the project manager
  • Perform and check engineering calculations
  • Prepare engineering drawings, specifications and scopes of work for construction

Job Requirements

Desired Education

  • Bachelor’s required; Master’s preferred
  • Environmental, Civil or Chemical Engineering

Desired Job Experience

  • 0 – 3 years environmental consulting experience
  • Previous sampling experience
  • Familiarity with remediation equipment, processes and maintenance
  • Ability to produce quality work on budget and on schedule
  • Strong written and verbal communication with technical writing experience
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Access
  • Experience with databases and GIS preferred


  • Valid driver's license (no DUI/DWIs)
  • FE/EIT registration preferred
  • OSHA HAZWOPER 40 hour training 

The Company encourages all of our engineers to work toward and obtain a PE license. We will fully support their efforts to accomplish this, including; help with gaining the necessary experience, reimbursement of approved expenses and paid time off to take the exam.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Consultant, Engineering, Professional Services
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience None
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Environmental, Consulting, Oil Refining - Petroleum - Drilling
Required Travel Not Specified
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Staff Environmental Engineer

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