JOB POSTING: ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST

Headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, Professional Environmental Engineers, Inc. (PE) is a full-service environmental consulting firm that specializes in providing cost-effective environmental solutions for both government and commercial clientele. PE is growing and seeking a full-time Environmental Scientist to add to the Field Services Division in the St. Louis office. PE is seeking a dynamic and versatile individual capable of working with a team of environmental professionals and certified to perform asbestos/lead-based paint surveys and assessments, provide abatement monitoring/oversight/air monitoring, soil and groundwater sampling, and prepare reports. The ideal candidate will meet all of the minimum requirements listed below.

 

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, Geology, Engineering, Industrial Hygiene, or related field is a plus;

  • Minimum 3-5 years (with a BS or BA) or 6-8 years (without a BS or BA) of industry experience;

  • State of Missouri and State of Illinois certifications for Asbestos Inspector, Asbestos Supervisor, Lead Inspector/Risk Assessor, and Air Sampling Professional are required; State of Iowa certifications are a plus;

  • Self-motivated, able to work independently, complete scheduled tasks, and/or lead a project team;

  • Excellent communication and technical writing skills. Applicant must be capable of summarizing investigation findings and field methods. Strong communications skills are required as the successful candidate will work with other scientists, engineers, project managers, and clients in the execution of projects.

  • Ability to lift and carry up to 40 lbs;

  • Proficiency in computer software programs, particularly MS Outlook, Word, Excel and Adobe Acrobat;

  • Ability to pass an annual physical examination and physician written opinion in compliance with OSHA regulations to wear and work wearing respiratory protection.

  • Ability to travel (less than 25%);

 

Posting Notices:

PE is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

PE is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.  If you need assistance applying, please call 314-531-0060.

PE has a Drug-Free Workplace Policy and requires all job applicants to take a drug test prior to hire.  An applicant who fails the drug test will not be hired.

Due to the nature of this position, in order to help assure the employee is able to perform his or her duties safely, an annual physical examination will be required upon employment.