Geologist/Environmental Scientist in Morris Township

Full-time @WSP Global in Engineering
  • Morris Township, New Jersey View on Map
  • Apply Before : August 18, 2022

Job Description

Join management and consultancy services provider WSP Global as Geologist/Environmental Scientist in Morris Township New Jersey. At the WSP you will perform tasks as listed below, Apply WSP Global career in Morris Township.


Position : Geologist/Environmental Scientist

Work location : Morris Township, New Jersey

Who We Are
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring future-ready pioneers to innovate. We’re looking to grow our teams with people who are ready to collaborate in building communities and expanding our skylines. To do this, we hire candidates of all backgrounds. That’s why here at WSP, inclusion, diversity, equity and belonging are core principles. Anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
We are a global leader in environmental consulting – made stronger with the recent acquisition of Golder – with world-class expertise in environmental, social and governance (ESG), climate resiliency & sustainability (CRS), and earth sciences. Combined we have over 14,000 multidisciplinary professionals worldwide collaborating daily to protect and conserve natural landscapes, create firm foundations for communities to stand on, and champion sustainable development to combat climate change. 
As part of the team, you will have access to an unparalleled network of resources and endless opportunities to collaborate on exciting projects with diverse teammates from across the globe.
This Opportunity
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Geologist/Environmental Scientist for our Morristown, NJ office.  The following location will also be considered: Newark, NJ.  Be involved in projects with our Earth & Environment Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges. 
Your Impact

Lead efforts for Phase I/Phase II environmental site assessments, site and remedial investigations, and oversight of remedial actions, and subsequent report preparation. 
Responsibilities will encompass both office and field activities. 
Office activities may include preparing proposals, reviewing and interpreting historical documents and reports, preparing planning documents, reducing and interpreting data, and preparing technical reports. 
Field activities may include site reconnaissance, sampling of various environmental media (soil, groundwater, surface water, sediment, and air), oversight of soil borings and monitoring well installations, oversight of remedial construction, and other related tasks. 
Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct, and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures.
Perform additional responsibilities as required by business needs.

Who You Are
Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Geology, Environmental Science, or closely related field;
1-3 years of experience, including industry experience in the environmental field; 2 years of experience with Phase I’s and/or environmental sampling preferred 
ASTM E1527-13 Phase I ESA experience;
NJDEP Preliminary Assessment experience; 
OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER training (and current refreshers)
Experience in the areas of contaminated site assessments, investigations and remedial actions;
Must be willing and physically able to perform field work associated with contaminated site investigations; 
Field investigations in NY/NJ Metro area;
Familiarity with NYSDEC DER-10; and NJDEP Tech Regs;
Physically able to work in the field in all weather conditions (rain, snow, heat, cold) and on all types of terrain, including uneven terrain.
Capable of lifting up to 50 lbs.;
Ability to travel around the NY/NJ Metro area; 
Available to work early mornings and/or late evenings; and occasional weekends
Strong written and verbal communication skills; and,
Valid driver’s license.


OSHA 10-hour Construction Safety training
Master’s Degree in Geology, Environmental Science, or closely related field

Additional Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

Additional Details

Travel Required: 30%
Job Status: Regular
Employee Type: Full
All locations: US-NJ-Morris Township, US-NJ-Newark

About WSP
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of WSP, one of the world’s leading engineering and professional services firms. 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 markets. With more than 12,000 employees in over 200 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.

WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings 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 essential in meeting client objectives, goals and challenges. Are you ready to get started?

WSP USA (and all of its U.S. companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.

The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.


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