Jacobs Early Career Environmental Engineer, Geologist or Hydrogeologist in Atlanta, Georgia

Early Career Environmental Engineer, Geologist or Hydrogeologist


Support environmental remediation projects and have a hand in transforming tomorrow. As an early career environmental engineer/geologist/hydrogeologist you will work on environmental consulting activities that may include contaminated site assessment and remediation projects, remedial designs, and treatment systems for hazardous and toxic waste contaminated properties. During your time with us, you will also analyze and interpret geologic, hydrogeologic, and environmental chemistry data and contribute to the development of technical reports.You may perform aspects of engineering and design functions and support environmental investigation and remediation projects, including all phases of planning, data analysis as well as reporting, oversight and data management. Works under minimal supervision, work is reviewed for adequacy on completion. May provide some technical guidance to less experienced design and engineering personnel.

  • Perform a variety of assignments involved in either the coordination of various environmental engineering, construction, purchasing, scheduling and start up aspects of a project, or the technical excellence of the environmental engineering portion of a project across all disciplines

  • May use computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering tasks

  • Assist Project Manager, Leadership and Safety Lead

  • Ability to lead projects and interface directly with customer/client

  • Participates in planning, cost development and management, and scheduling for assigned projects

If you’re up for the challenge, we’ve been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay the foundation for human progress.


  • 1-3 years of environmental experience including soil, groundwater, and soil vapor sampling

  • Bachelors or Masters in Engineering, Geology, Hydrogeology, or other closely related technical degree

  • 40-hr HAZWOPER certification or ability to obtain and maintain

  • Environmentally focused education or experience

The ideal candidate should possess and can demonstrate some of the following skills and knowledge:

  • Team and safety-focused, possessing a solution-based work approach

  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written) to communicate effectively with project managers, project teams, subcontractors, and other stakeholders

  • Ability to work in a team environment with a “no task is too small” attitude

  • A person already residing within commuting distance of our Atlanta office is highly preferred

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

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-Georgia-Atlanta

Travel Yes, 75 % of the Time

Req ID: GES00000F

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