Jacobs Sediment Engineer - Remote in Des Moines, Iowa
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When it comes to environmental consulting, we’re focused on cleaning up our communities today to improve our tomorrow. We’re seeking an Environmental Engineer or Project Manager to oversee complex projects for both federal and private clients. You’ll apply your technical experience in environmental remediation to develop strategies and work plans while championing safety, quality and the well-being of your team.
Based out of any of our US offices this can be a remote position (preferred location are Milwaukee, WI, Portland, OR or Seattle, WA ), you’ll have the opportunity to work on sediment remediation projects across the region and across the country. You’ll grow your career as you interact with key clients to grow our business while working with recognized technical experts, developing and implementing comprehensive site strategies, and delivering innovative solutions on some of the most challenging sites. You’ll collaboratively manage project teams that include junior field and writing staff, senior technical consultants, and technical subject matter experts, with support from Jacobs internal management, to deliver environmental projects with a strong focus and emphasis on sediment remediation.
Most projects will require thoughtful strategy development, leveraging technical expertise with client and stakeholder collaboration. All projects need to be delivered with high safety, compliance, and quality standards expected by both Jacobs and our clients. Our global team is here to provide you with the tools to keep your career growing as well as those around you. By driving consistency and innovation across site characterization and remediation projects, you’ll help your team achieve the clients’ goals. Bring your positive attitude and flexible leadership style, and we’ll help grow what drives you – solving complex site characterization and remediation problems, together.
At Jacobs, we’re partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you’ll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Bachelor’s degree in environmental engineering, civil engineering, geotechnical engineering, environmental science or other closely related technical degree
Experience in sediment remediation (design, management, and/or monitoring) of contaminated sediments sites in fresh and estuarine systems
Experience conducting sediment site investigations/characterizations, remedial investigations, feasibility studies, engineering evaluations, remedial designs/actions, and optimizing remediation systems
Experience in identifying and resolving key issues impacting sediment sites (technical, regulatory, risk, land use, etc.) and emerging issues
Experience as a Project Manager or Task Manager on environmental sediment remediation projects
Ideally, You’ll Also Have:
Professional Engineer or Project Management Professional (P.E. or PMP) or ability to obtain and maintain
Experience representing clients to stakeholders such as regulatory agencies, property owners, government officials, and other consultants
Ability to communicate verbally and in writing with contractors, team members, regulatory agencies, and clients
Ability to think strategically and critically analyze details. Able to think on multiple levels while gathering, analyzing, and synthesizing all relevant data to make sound recommendations
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