Entry-Level Civil / Environmental Engineer or Scientist
Geosyntec Consultants
Kennesaw, GA

About $57,000 - $71,000 a year

Looking for a place to grow your career? A place where you can work with industry recognized professionals who are solving tough environmental problems? Geosyntec is the place for you! We are seeking a highly motivated, organized entry-level civil or environmental engineer or scientist to support civil and environmental engineering projects in our Kennesaw, Georgia office and Southeast Region. The position will work with a multi-disciplinary team where you will apply your academic knowledge and practical experience to real-world situations related to water resources and ecological restoration projects while also learning and expanding the business skills needed for a successful consulting career.

Our clients ask us to address their new ventures and most challenging problems involving the environment, natural resources, and civil infrastructure. Ranked by ENR in the top 20 design firms for the environment, Geosyntec is internationally known for its technical leadership, broad experience, and exceptional client service. Learn more by visiting www.geosyntec.com

Some of the key responsibilities for the position include:
Hydrologic and hydraulic (H&H) analysis and modeling;
Watershed, stormwater management, and stream restoration design and analysis;
Surface water quality/hydrodynamic modeling and environmental data analysis;
Green infrastructure/low impact development best management practice design;
Floodplain modeling and permitting;
Erosion and sediment control design;
Clean Water Act/National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) compliance;
Civil/infrastructure design and site layout;
Site visits/field investigations; and
Preparation of technical reports, calculations, drawings, specifications, etc.
You should expect to work closely with experienced professionals who will guide and integrate you into Geosyntec’s culture, as you kick start your career. Here are some other things you should know about a typical entry-level position with Geosyntec:

Training: This position may require OSHA and or MSHA health and safety, first aid, and CPR training and medical monitoring, paid for by the firm. We offer professional development opportunities including in-house seminars, webinars, and mentoring, that allow our professionals to build the technical and business skills necessary to become successful consultants.
Travel: Up to 15%
Fieldwork: As projects require.
Your success is our success. We encourage our professionals to continually develop their interests and skills. Advancement is based on an individual’s own performance and initiative.

BS degree in civil, environmental, biosystems engineering or related science. (required)
Advanced degree in engineering or science. (preferred)
Experience with modeling/design tools such as HEC-RAS, HydroCAD, HY-8, AutoCAD Civil 3D, ArcGIS, and TR-55. (preferred)
Valid driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record. (required)

Geosyntec strives to hire and retain the best and brightest people in their fields. We look for exceptional interpersonal skills, communication skills, and problem-solving abilities, plus the passion for technical excellence and quality. We seek individuals with leadership potential, a commitment to lifelong learning and growth, and the desire to build a long and rewarding career with a growing Firm.


Geosyntec is a great place to build a career. If you're looking for an exciting place to work, a place with challenging and rewarding projects, and a place that has been nationally recognized for its employees' quality of life, technical expertise, and business success, then Geosyntec may be the place for you. You can learn more about careers and employment at Geosyntec by visiting http://www.geosyntec.com/careers/

We are proud to offer our employees a highly competitive benefits package. Learn more by visiting http://www.geosyntec.com/careers/employee-benefits.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.