Job Description: Ninyo & Moore has an immediate opening for a Senior Project Environmental Geologist in Irvine or Monterey Park, CA. The successful candidate will prepare and manage Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments, Initial Site Assessments (Caltrans), Hazardous Materials Assessments (CEQA/NEPA), Preliminary Endangerment Assessments (PEAs), Conceptual site models, and Risk Assessments. Responsibilities will include meeting and interacting with the clients and regulatory agencies, managing project budgets and schedules and performing some business development activities with select clients. The candidate will also coordinate and participate in field activities, including drilling supervision, logging of borings, test pits, trenches and cores; evaluating geologic and hydrogeologic conditions; and sampling soil, soil gas, and groundwater; and will prepare environmental proposals and reports.
Education: B.S./M.S. in Geology.
Required Skills: The successful candidate should be a licensed professional geologist with 10+ years of experience in environmental consulting. The ideal candidate will bring local experience and familiarity with the local geologic practice and a strong knowledge of local, state and federal regulations. The ideal candidate will be familiar with the hazardous materials aspect of the CEQA/NEPA process and will understand how mitigation measures are established. The candidate should be a team player, detail oriented, and have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Experience with construction activities is also desired.