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When it comes to environmental consulting, we’re focused on cleaning up our communities today to improve tomorrow. We’re looking for an emerging Scientist, Geologist or Engineer to work on complex site characterization and remediation projects for government and private-sector clients.
Based in Boise, Idaho, you’ll participate in a variety of field and office tasks related to planning, evaluating, and implementing environmental investigations and remediation projects. You’ll learn from other experienced staff who are ready to mentor you, and you’ll pass your knowledge on to others. You’ll gain valuable experience in soil and groundwater sampling as well as drilling and subcontractor oversight, spending about 50% - 75% of your time in the field, locally and across North America. You’ll balance your field work with some time spent in the office evaluating and reviewing data, writing reports, preparing project documents, and coordinating logistics for field activities. You’ll be juggling multiple tasks, so we’ll rely on you to prioritize effectively, keeping the big-picture in mind. Safety will be your priority, as you contribute to “incident free” operations and maintain the highest standards of Health & Safety in everything you do.
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.
Continue your environmental career at Jacobs - where we’ll empower you to learn and grow as you deliver environmental projects that make our world better.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Bachelor's degree or higher in Geology, Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering or other closely related science field
Knowledge and experience with various media (e.g., soil, soil vapor, groundwater, surface water and sediment) investigations, data assessments/evaluations, and remediation technologies
Ability and willingness to perform field work and travel
Ideally, You’ll Also Have:
Experience working on active project sites and overseeing subcontractors
Professional on-the-job experience related to performing and leading environmental field work for site characterization and remediation projects, and an understanding of methodology and procedures
Strong attention to detail when conducting field work and evaluating data
Ability to communicate concisely and proactively with coworkers, contractors and clients
OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER training
Estimated travel requirement is approximately 50%-75%, generally related to fieldwork throughout North America. It is expected that fieldwork and travel will decrease as you network within Jacobs and develop rapport with project teams, increasing office work and seeing projects through to final phases.
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Full vaccination is NOT required at this time for positions that are not covered by the federal contractor Executive Order, that do not require performance of work in a Jacobs office, and that do not have full vaccination as a client requirement where work is performed at a client site.
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