Ecology and Environment, Inc. is seeking an experienced Geologist or Hydrogeologist for our office in Chicago, IL. This position will be responsible for supporting a variety of environmental projects throughout Illinois. Our successful candidate will have an understanding of environmental investigations, restoration and/or remediation, and design.
Work effectively within a team of geologists, engineers, chemists, scientists and planning professionals to collaboratively formulate plans to address environmental issues
Lead and perform a variety of field investigations:
Design, log, and oversee the installation of soil borings and monitoring wells
Perform multimedia environmental sampling
Supervise geophysical, drilling, surveying, waste removal, and sample testing subcontractors
Perform investigation design and implementation
Slug and pump testing
Perform construction/remediation oversight of subcontractors
Lead report development including writing sections, organizing data, presentation of data in tables and on figures
Bachelor’s Degree in Geology or Hydrogeology; Master’s degree preferred
Illinois PG certification required
5 to 10 years of experience performing and leading field environmental investigations including Illinois UST/LUST and SRP site management and supervision of subcontractors
Knowledge of environmental investigations, restoration or remediation projects, and Illinois Tiered Approach to Corrective Action Objectives (TACO) regulations
Experience writing and the ability to develop and complete environmental investigation reports including site assessments, Illinois Corrective Action Plans, Completion Reports, Illinois Reimbursement documentation, and Remedial Investigations
Excellent verbal communication and technical writing skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel; experience with other database and hydrologic modelling applications preferred
Ability to travel to support project needs
We are a global network of innovators and problem solvers, dedicated professionals and industry leaders in scientific, engineering, and planning disciplines working together with our clients to develop technically sound, science-based solutions to the leading environmental challenges of our time. E & E offers opportunities for growth in a team-oriented environment. Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.; Visa sponsorship will not be provided. Please view our website at www.ene.com to apply on-line. Local candidates preferred.
Ecology and Environment, Inc. is an EO and AA employer – M/F/Vets/Disabled/and other protected categories.