Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is currently seeking an Environmental Scientist to join our team in Blue Bell, PA.
Skills / Qualifications
Environmental Scientist BS / BA in engineering, geology or environmental science or other technical/science discipline; M.S preferred
At least 5-10 years of diverse, multi-disciplined environmental consulting experience
Must have experience performing hazardous building materials assessments, asbestos and lead-based paint building assessments and surveys, asbestos and lead-based paint abatement oversight, indoor air quality surveys, water intrusion assessments and mold assessments
Must be familiar with the use of specialized sampling equipment and sampling methodologies for performing various IAQ assessments
Current and valid AHERA Building Inspector accreditation a must
Must also be familiar with and capable of performing other environmental field sampling and investigation activities including soil and groundwater sampling, installation of soil borings and groundwater monitoring wells, soils excavation, and other environmental-related investigations
Must have experience in coordinating and management of field activities; this would include identification of subcontractors, coordination with laboratories to establish required sampling requirements and methodologies, client coordination and overall execution of field activities
Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, and should be able to work independently to generate clear, concise and accurate scientific reports for the projects on which the candidate has worked on
Must have experience working on hazardous waste sites
OSHA 40Houw HAZWOPER training a must
Occasional overnight travel is required
Experience providing geotechnical boring oversight and the collection of geotechnical boring samples would be considered is a bonus
Additional asbestos accreditations and licenses (e.g. Management Planner, Project Designer, Abatement Supervisor) are desirable
Most work is performed in, but not limited to, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Washington, DC, New Jersey and New York; specific state and / or city licenses / certifications for asbestos occupations within these areas is desirable
Lead-based paint Inspector and Risk Assessor training and certification is also desirable
Experience working in the railroad environment is a plus
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.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.
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