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Title: Environmental Scientist
Company: Lotus Environmental Consulting, LLC
Job Location: Wayne, PA
Description: Lotus Environmental Consulting is seeking a full-time Environmental Scientist for the Wayne, PA office. Lotus is a certified Small, Woman-Owned Business/Disadvantaged Business Enterprise that provides environmental compliance and permitting services to private developers, government agencies, and engineering firms.  We offer an excellent benefits package that includes medical/dental/vision/disability insurance, 401k/profit sharing, and paid time off.

Work will include technical activities related to wetland delineations, National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documentation, and PADEP Chapter 105 permit preparation. Duties may include conducting field work, data analysis, report writing, and mapping. The successful candidate must be able to travel to project sites and project meetings (including overnight travel) as well as conduct field work in all types of weather and terrain conditions.

The candidate should have a B.S. degree in Biology, Environmental Science, or related discipline and have between 3-5 years of experience. The position will require excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as the ability to work in a team environment. Candidates for this position should have experience in more than one of the following subject matters: NEPA documentation, natural resources studies (wetlands, streams, and wildlife habitat surveys), or Phase I ESAs. GIS capabilities are a plus.

This is a full-time position, with benefits. The associated salary is commensurate with experience. Lotus is an equal employment opportunity and equal professional advancement employer. Employment decisions at Lotus are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. It is our policy that Lotus does not discriminate in employment opportunities based on race, religion, color, sex, age, marital status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, sexual preference/orientation or veteran status regarding any position or employment for which the applicant or employee is qualified.

Please send cover letters and resumes to moc.latnemnorivnesutolnull@sreerac.  No phone calls please.

Job Type: Full-time

Posted: 11/11/2019

Title: Senior Environmental Scientist
Company: Lotus Environmental Consulting, LLC
Job Location: Wayne or Camp Hill office, PA
Description: Lotus Environmental Consulting is seeking a full-time Senior Environmental Scientist for the Wayne or Camp Hill, PA office. Lotus is a certified Small, Woman-Owned Business/Disadvantaged Business Enterprise that provides environmental compliance and permitting services to private developers, government agencies, and engineering firms.  We offer an excellent benefits package that includes medical/dental/vision/disability insurance, 401k/profit sharing, and paid time off.

The candidate should have a B.S. degree in Biology, Environmental Science, or related discipline and have between 8-10 years of experience preferably in the transportation industry. A thorough knowledge of FHWA, PennDOT, Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission’s environmental policies and procedures is required. The candidate much have a thorough knowledge of and demonstrated experience with one or more of the following technical areas: NEPA clearance documents, wetland delineations, T&E species surveys, Phase I ESA, Section 4(f)/Section 6(f) evaluations.

Responsibilities may include (but are not limited to):

  • Planning field efforts and managing of projects
  • Attending marketing events and functions
  • Conducting project presentations to public and clients
  • Mentoring younger staff with technical and professional development
  • Ensuring projects are completed within scope, schedule and budget

The ideal candidate will have good interpersonal skills, produce timely & quality products, and be technically astute. Must possess initiative and be highly self-motivated and able to manage multiple tasks in an independent manner within a team atmosphere.

This is a full-time position, with benefits. The associated salary is commensurate with experience. Lotus is an equal employment opportunity and equal professional advancement employer. Employment decisions at Lotus are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. It is our policy that Lotus does not discriminate in employment opportunities based on race, religion, color, sex, age, marital status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, sexual preference/orientation or veteran status regarding any position or employment for which the applicant or employee is qualified.

Please send cover letters and resumes to moc.latnemnorivnesutolnull@sreerac. No phone calls please.

Job Type: Full-time

Posted: 11/11/2019

Title: Project Environmental Engineer
Company: Pennoni
Job Location: Mechanicsburg, PA
Description: Pennoni is a multidisciplinary consulting engineering firm founded more than five decades ago. We approach engineering challenges from a wider spectrum of angles than most, from land development to energy management. Our goal is to help communities and private sector clients alike navigate the ever-changing technological advancements available and learn how best to integrate “smart” solutions into the current landscape to make them a part of resilient and sustainable planning. Our combination of talent and experience generates unprecedented solutions for diverse and iconic projects around the globe.

Responsibilities:

Pennoni, a leading engineering and design consulting firm, is current seeking a Project Environmental Engineer with experience consistent, but not limited to:

  • Utilizing expertise and advanced technical knowledge of industrial processes and
    permitting to include writing and presenting technical reports and papers
  • Plans, schedules, conducts, and coordinates assigned engineering, and monitoring
    work for compliance to applicable regulations and accepted engineering practices and standards
  • Possess technical knowledge and awareness to able to recognize when technical
    problems are developing and initiate appropriate corrective actions
  • Customer focused with a personal drive and reputation for meeting commitments and providing innovative solutions
  • Project management experience, including preparing and managing budgets while
    overseeing project schedules and ensuring timely completion
  • Coordinating execution of projects with other disciplines and office personnel
  • Developing Drawings, Specifications and Capital/Operating Costs
  • Work based out of Pennoni’s Region 3 offices – Mechanicsburg, Plains, State College, Bethlehem, Pittsburgh, or Uniontown.
  • Experience in the following areas, but not all required:
    o Wastewater Treatment and Industrial Process Design
    o Air and Waste Management and Permitting
    o Regulatory Compliance and Reporting
    o PPC/SPCC/ICP Plan Preparation
    o Chemical and Environmental Assessment, Investigation, and Remediation
    o Regulatory Agency Permitting and Coordination
    o PA Brownfields/Act 2

Required Attributes:

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Civil, Chemical, or Environmental Engineering
  • Years of Experience:10-15 years
  • Licenses: PA PE License, licensure in other Mid-Atlantic states a plus
  • Computer skills: Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • AutoCAD experience strongly preferred
  • Active and favorable contacts from past successful work as potential opportunities/
    clients for marketing future work

Preferred Attributes:

  • Strong Leadership skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment with minimal supervision
  • A self-motivated individual with strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to prioritize and manage tasks effectively
  • Excellent organizational and collaborative skills
  • Team player with willingness to market the firm’s capabilities and to conduct business development activities

Why Work With Us?

At our core, we recognize that the unique qualities of our Pennoni individuals are essential for innovation and growth as a whole. Pennoni, an ENR Top 500 consulting engineering firm, offers many opportunities to help you build your career. We continually strive to build a great workplace where our employees trust the people they work for, enjoy the people they work with, and take pride in what they do.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted: 11/6/2019