Jacobs Environmental Scientist II - Anchorage in Anchorage, Alaska

Environmental Scientist II - Anchorage


The Environmental Scientist II uses knowledgeof general application of principles, theories, concepts, and industrypractices and standards to perform work of moderate scope and complexity. Theposition requires working under general supervision; work is reviewed foradequacy and accuracy. Primary responsibilities include:

  • Working effectively in both the office and field.

  • Balancing multiple priorities to achieve strict deadlines within budget.

  • Conducting environmental investigations and assessments in accordance with state and federal regulatory guidelines and as directed by Project Management staff.

  • Adhering to schedule and financial objectives, controlling time and expenditures to achieve project goals.

  • Determining data collection methods to be employed in site surveys and investigations.

  • Collecting and interpreting field screening and analytical data; perform data validation as necessary

Planning projects and preparing project submittals,including work plans and reports, in accordance with State of Alaskaregulations and Federal regulations, including CERCLA


  • Bachelorsor Masters degree in Environmental Science, or a related discipline

  • 2-4years of experience in the environmental science industry

  • Proficientin Microsoft programs, including Word and Excel

  • Strongtechnical writing skills

  • Excellentanalytical and organizational skills

  • Workingknowledge of federal and State of Alaska environmental regulations

  • Strongwritten and verbal communication skills

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple prioritiesto successful completion

  • Ability and willingness to travel to remote Alaska sites in light aircraft or watercraft

  • Can successfully work both independently and as a team member

  • Ability to take personal initiative and perform duties with minimal guidance and supervision.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: PFO00014S