Weston Solutions, Inc. (WESTON®) has an immediate opening for a full-time Environmental Scientist in our Edison, NJ office. The position will include work in both field and office environments performing investigations and remediation of hazardous waste sites. Specific duties will include, but are not limited to, sampling environmental media (soil, water, waste, air, etc.), chemical and physical screening of samples in the field, shipping samples to laboratories for analyses, evaluating analytical results, and preparing reports of investigations and Removal Actions. The position is not in a research or analytical laboratory, but may involve procuring laboratory services. The selected candidate will be an integral member of a project team with key contributions and responsibilities; required to interface with internal and external clients; responsible for project deliverables; meeting milestones; and clearly communicating to the project team. The position is for a dedicated contract for the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 2. Fieldwork and travel within NY, NJ, PR and the USVI is required.
We are seeking a motivated individual with strong communication, interpersonal and analytical skills; strong organization skills, ownership and accountability; and the ability to multi-task, meet deadlines and anticipate team needs. The successful candidate will also have a strong desire to support the mission of protecting public health and the environment. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: