Assistant Engineer Job

Posted on 21h ago



Wsp Logo

Wsp

3.4(816reviews)
View Company Website

Summary of Assistant Engineer job

Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.

If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team. Be involved in projects with our Water & Environment Team and be a part of a growing team that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives.

Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines.

Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee.

Come join us and help shape the future! WSP is currently initiating a search for an Assistant Environmental Scientist or Assistant Geologist for our Madison office.

Assistant Environmental Scientists / Geologists conduct a range of field activities including supervision of drilling and monitoring well installation activities, multi-

media sampling, and oversight of contractors.

Our Assistant Environmental Scientists / Geologists evaluate and interpret field and sampling data, develop conclusions concerning site conditions based on data analysis, and prepare written plans and reports related to site investigation and remediation activities.

Duties and Responsibilities : *Develop thorough knowledge of standard field sampling procedures for various environmental media (soil, groundwater, surface water, sediment, and air) *Document and record field data and observations in a clear and organized manner, and prepare logs and other forms from the field notes *Become knowledgeable of intrusive drilling and sampling techniques used in unconsolidated deposits and bedrock *Direct and oversee the installation of groundwater monitoring wells *Assist in the field performance of aquifer tests and analysis of test data using standard solution methods *Supervise and direct various contractors while conducting environmental site investigation and remediation work *Coordinate field activities and schedules with property / facility owner / operators in a clear, professional manner *Provide assistance in the analysis, evaluation and interpretation of hydrologic, hydrogeologic and chemical data obtained during field investigations *Prepare site Health and Safety Plans (HASPs), and demonstrate the ability to implement safe work practices in the field in accordance with the HASP and other applicable regulations *Assist project managers in subcontractor selection, contracting and coordination during field investigation activities *Assist in preparing project plans and technical reports of investigation and remediation activities and provide analysis and interpretations of findings *Gain working knowledge and understanding of federal and state regulations applicable to environmental site investigation and remediation projects *Bachelor’s of Science degree in geology / earth sciences or related discipline with 0 to 1 years of experience.

Candidates with Master of Science degree in geology / earth sciences also will be considered. *Valid US driver’s license *Certifications desired : OSHA 40 Hour HAZWOPER Training, DOT Training, CPR and First Aid Training, and other related environmental certifications Preferred Qualifications *Internships or former employment demonstrating relevant work experience *Familiarity with ARCGIS software / applications *Experience conducting phase I environmental site assessments following ASTM International Standard E 1527-

13 Travel Expectation *This position will require the Assistant Environmental Scientist / Geologist to travel routinely to various job sites across the United States.

Travel assignments frequently requires multiple overnight stays within the project locale, and for some assignments, mobilizations for two to three weeks may be required.

About WSP USA WSP USA (formerly WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff) is the U.S.

operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms WSP.

Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals.

WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment sectors.

With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.

www.wsp.com / usa WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.

Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started?

WSP is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE / Veteran / Disability / Gender / Minority / Female / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation

Wsp

company review

+ PRO
This is a large company that values the employee They pay hourly which is hard to find in this industry It makes it much easier to perform an inspection knowing that you aren t rushed to finish the job
- CONS
Expenses sometimes take a month or two to receive Inspection quality checks can give different information depending on who it is and where they are from Makes it difficult to know what is right thing to do
Culture And Values:

3.3
Senior Leadership:

3.0
Compensation And Benefits:

3.0
Career Opportunities:

3.4
WorkLife Balance:

3.3
Sharing:

63% recommended Wsp company to a friend
Overall Rating:

3.4  based on 816 reviews
Company review

*Wsp company review such as PRO, CONS and Rating are from Glassdoor.com, please read our Terms of Use.

Share job to friend or email:

This job posted on 21h ago by Wsp company. Easy Apply Assistant Engineer job in Madison, WI, USA. Don't miss this good opportunity ! Free for apply!

Quick Apply this job

By clicking the quick apply button above you will be redirected to company posting, you are agreeing to the Terms of Use.

About Wsp Company

  • Alexandre L'Heureux - President & CEO Alexandre L'Heureux ( President & CEO )
  • Vacancy Location: Madison, WI, USA
  • Vacancy job: Assistant Engineer
  • Rate: negotiable
Apply with Linkedin

By clicking the quick apply button above you will be redirected to company posting, you are agreeing to the Terms of Use.