About the Position: Project Scientist/Engineer in the Environmental Branch with assignments involving leading the technical resolution of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste (HTRW) project issues.Learn more about this agency
- Works as a leader of a multidisciplinary team.
- Conducts site investigations and design studies for the purpose of characterizing and remediating HTRW sites.
- Evaluates and/or designs treatment and /or disposal processes for contaminated soil and water.
- Researches available area/site background data and developing groundwater investigation programs to obtain required site-specific detail information.
- Ensures remedial designs and technologies are correct and reflect sound, state-of-the-art, environmental practices.
- Prepares reports, plans, and specifications, etc. based upon results.
- Coordinates work with other sections and branches and state and federal agencies as applicable.
- Prepares scopes of work and Government cost estimates to procure Architect/Engineer (AE) services for investigation and design services at HTRW sites. Leads the technical aspects of negotiations with AEs.
- Reviews laboratory test results and makes recommendations based upon them.
- Performs site visits and field investigations. Monitors field work by Corps and AE contractor personnel for adherence to applicable regulations, plans, schedules, etc.
- Leads junior team members in performing field-sampling activities.
- Reviews, provides comment, and resolves technical issues on documents prepared by others.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to occasionally travel for this position.
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