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Environmental Scientist II

Matrix New World Engineering, P.C. (Matrix) is an award-winning, full-service environmental, geotechnical, and civil engineering firm. Founded in 1990, we are a woman-owned business long recognized as a leader in providing multi-disciplinary solutions to a wide variety of projects including site development, infrastructure, environmental and engineering studies, soil and groundwater remediation, and property redevelopment.

We are currently seeking an individual to perform environmental field investigations and assist the Project Team in the preparation of technical reports in our Florham Park, NJ or NYC office. The individual will also be involved in other project-related tasks associated with hazardous/non-hazardous waste site investigation, remediation and other physical or natural-science based project work. The ideal candidate for this position is an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual with a strong desire to learn. Strong interpersonal and writing skills are critical.

Key Responsibilities
Assist Environmental Staff with all aspects of site investigation and
   remediation, from workplans to final remedial documents
Conduct field work under the direction of a senior scientist to investigate the
   nature and extent of contaminated soil, sediment, groundwater and
   other media
Field work will include oversight of subconsultants including drillers and
   laboratories during soil boring advancement and monitoring well installation,
   and sampling various media including soil, groundwater, sediment and air
Conduct municipal, state and federal file reviews to assist in the compilation of
   data and information for the property investigation or remediation of projects
Perform Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessments in accordance with
   ASTM 1527
Perform NJDEP Preliminary Assessments.
Assist Environmental Staff with report preparation to include reviewing
   laboratory analytical data, interpreting, and tabulating data and preparing
   tables, soil boring logs, figures and text

Requirements
BS/BA in Environmental Science, Geology, Chemistry or one of the
   physical/natural sciences
3-5 years of environmental consulting experience
Experience performing Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessments and Phase II
   Environmental Site Investigations, including soil and groundwater sampling
Working knowledge of NJDEP Rules, Regulations and Guidance documents
   including the Field Sampling Procedures Manual and the Technical
   Requirements for Site Remediation required
Working knowledge of NYSDEC Rules, Regulations and Guidance documents
   including DER-10 and Part 375 Regulations, a plus
OSHA 40-Hour Training
Must possess a valid driver’s license and be willing to travel and conduct field
   work in NJ and all boroughs of NYC, Westchester and Long Island
Knowledge of the principles and standards of scientific study, field
   investigation and sampling, research and documentation
Ability to work effectively with team members as well as independently
Strong quantitative/math and analytical skills
Core competency in Microsoft Office Products, including Word, Excel,
   PowerPoint, and Outlook
Excellent oral and written communication skills and detail oriented     

Matrix offers a pleasant and professional work environment, excellent Medical, Rx, Dental, 401(k), paid time-off benefits, as well as a competitive salary, commensurate with experience.

Matrix is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please note that Matrix will not sponsor an employment visa, such as an H-1B or related visa, to fill this position.

Additional information: Matrix will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g.H1-B, etc.) or relocation for this position.