Environmental Engineer and Sustainability Program Assistant – Entry to 2 Years Experience

ID: 32299 Location: Oakland, CA
Discipline: Environmental Posted Date: 08/29/2019

Work for an Industry Leader
Challenging Projects & Dynamic Work Environment
Extensive Training Program
Community Service Opportunities

 

 

Langan is an award-winning ENR Top 500 Design Firm that offers integrated engineering and environmental services for both public and private sector clients at sites located throughout the United States and abroad.  Langan receives numerous recognitions for its technical expertise as well as its work environment, including “Best Places to Work” by NJBIZ, Zweig Group’s “Hot Firm” and ranked “Best Firm to Work For” in four categories, “Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania” by Best Companies Group and Pittsburgh Business Times “Best Places to Work in Western PA”, “Top Engineering Firm” by both San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley Business Journal. Visit our website for more information about our awards and recognitions.

 

Langan offers its employees opportunities that provide challenge and responsibility within an environment where they can grow and flourish!  Join our team of industry leaders and make a difference on some of the most exciting and interesting projects in the field!

 

Langan has an opening for an Environmental Engineer and Sustainability Program Assistant with up to 2 years of related environmental experience in our Oakland, CA office. As the successful candidate, your responsibilities would include, but not be limited to: performing field services and tests for site investigation, remediation, and construction projects; monitoring construction or operation and maintenance related efforts at jobsites; in an office setting, evaluating environmental and hydrogeologic data and preparing tabular and written summary documents; and supporting Langan’s internal sustainability program, sustainable design projects, and sustainability business development efforts. Essential skills or qualities include excellent communication and technical writing, strong technical background and education, high professional demeanor, and a desire to learn and work within a project team.

 

Job Requirements:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering or Geology with concentration in sustainability or sustainable design; Master’s degree preferred;
  • Ideally possess up to 2 years of related environmental experience.  Experience in California preferred;
  • Professional Registration preferred:  EIT, GIT, PE, PG, LEED GA, ENV SP;
  • 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER certification;
  • Soil logging and/or monitoring well installation experience;
  • Environmental field experience, with soil gas/soil/groundwater/air sampling and strongly preferred;
  • A mechanical background and/or construction experience, with familiarity and comfort working with pumps, valves, and air compression or vacuum equipment preferred;
  • Knowledge and understanding of California environmental regulations preferred;
  • Experience supporting corporate sustainability programs, including tracking of sustainability metrics, carbon footprint calculations, and preparation of sustainability program documents and materials;
  • Attention to detail with excellent analytical and judgment capabilities;
  • Demonstrated ability to follow direction and work in a team environment;
  • Willingness and ability to work in the field up to 50% of the time;
  • Willingness to work in large industrial facilities;  
  • Excellent technical writing and verbal communication skills;
  • Strong mathematics, chemistry, and computer skills;
  • Possess reliable transportation to access job sites and a valid driver’s license in good standing;
  • Availability to work Monday through Friday with evenings and weekends, when needed; and
  • Local candidates preferred.

 

Please submit resume, cover letter, and unofficial academic transcripts. 

 

We offer competitive compensation packages; full-time employment company paid medical, dental, and vision coverage; life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance; 401(k)/Roth with company match; extensive training; buddy and mentoring programs; employee referral and professional license bonuses; educational reimbursement; and much more!

 

 
Equal Opportunity Employer