Job Position: Environmental Engineering Support Level II
Job Location: Philadelphia, PA
Summary: The Environmental Engineering Support Level II will perform environmental, technical and program support for the Navy Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) Program Management Office.
- Project management tasks may include data collection, regulatory agency interface, developing cost estimates, preparing statements of work, and drafting correspondence according to established milestones with reviews for quality and progress assuring schedules, cost estimates, and strategies are accurate and executable.
- Review Installation Restoration (IR) Program reports to determine if the requirements of CERCLA, National Oil and Hazardous Substances Contingency Plan (NCP), and RCRA are being met. Provide written assessment of findings to the LRPM.
- Research and interpret federal and state environmental laws and regulations (proposed and existing) and determine their applicability to specific environmental projects that are conducted under the IR Program.
- Participate in environmental subject matter meetings and prepare attendance notes. Required meetings include, but are not limited to project meetings with contractors, meetings with regulatory agency representatives, internal staff meetings, and organization meetings.
- Assist LRPMs in providing briefings to Base Closure Managers (BCMs) and BRAC management.
- Attend environmental subject related conferences including those sponsored by the DON, industry, and regulatory agencies.
- Provide assistances with preparing written journal articles for publication in periodicals on environmental topics.
- Work with a variety of contract types such as Firm-Fixed Price, Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ), Multiple Award Contracts (MACs), Remedial Action Contracts (RACs), Cost Reimbursable, and Comprehensive Long-term Environmental Action Navy (CLEAN) contracts.
- Draft project cost estimates, utilizing available cost estimation tools as well as independent research and professional experience.
- Suggest innovative technical principles, practices, theories, and resolutions to technical issues to BRAC PMO Management and/or LRPMs.
- Interact on a daily basis with personnel from multiple environmental regulatory agencies including but not limited to; the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA); U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; California Department of Toxic Substances Control; California Regional Water Quality Control Boards; local air pollution control districts and boards; and California Integrated Waste Management Board.
- Project Management including successfully advancing projects through CERCLA and RCRA process towards site closure or long-term management.
- Brief BRAC PMO Management or Lead Remedial Project Manager.
- Ability to perform regular and recurring field inspections, investigations, or surveys.
- Ability to perform work in an office setting, with occasional visits to environmental remediation sites.
- Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
- Minimum of six (6) years environmental experience including at least three (3) years working on Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) environmental projects or other federal environmental projects.
- Must have knowledge of a wide range of concepts, principles, and practices as applied to environmental engineering.
- Knowledge of the laws, regulations, and standards applicable to the specialty, such as but not limited to federal and state environmental regulations relevant to environmental remediation of CERCLA hazardous substances, munitions, radiological, lead-based paint, asbestos, and petroleum. This includes but is not limited to CERCLA, Superfund Amendments Reauthorization Act (SARA), Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), state hazardous waste laws and regulations, Clean Air Act, and Clean Water Act.
- Must possess a Valid REAL ID driver’s license.
- Strong communication skills in the English language, both written and oral.
- Experience in broad-based geologic and engineering disciplines, including investigation and remediation of various environmental media such as soil, sediment, groundwater, and soil gas
- Current U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Standard (HAZWOPER) certification and appropriate refresher.
- Proficient using MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Project)
- Ability to maintain effective working relationships, professional demeanor, and attitude.
Position type: Full Time
Benefits: Health, Life, LTD, 401K, FSA, Sick Leave, and Vacation
Education: BA degree in physical sciences, including Environmental Science, Geology, Chemistry, Biology, or Engineering from an accredited college or university,
Requirement: Must be US Citizen
Clearance Level: Must have an active favorable clearance; Tier 3
Employment is contingent on a) your ability to provide appropriate proof of your identity and eligibility to work in the United States; (b) your references and any background check being satisfactory to the Company; (c) successfully passing a pre-employment drug test.
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