Supporting large engineering design projects and leading small engineering design projects including, development of drawing sets, technical specifications, design reports, technical memoranda, project manuals, and performing contract administration tasks. The objective of many of the projects will involve remediation of various contaminants in the environment (air, soil, groundwater, surface water). Other projects may involve developing closure plans and designs for various facilities, including mine infrastructure and waste disposal areas to meet regulatory requirements.
Providing support and/or supervision for environmental investigations/studies, including planning, implementation, analysis, interpretation, and reporting
Interpreting engineering and environmental data (that may include air quality, soil, groundwater, and surface water) to develop conclusions and/or achieve established objectives;
Working with a variety of scientists (particularly geochemists) to devise creative and effective means to mitigate various contaminants in the environment to achieve regulatory compliance;
Supporting other Project Managers through application of various technical and writing skills to achieve established project-specific objectives;
Participating in NewFields’ projects acquired and managed by others, as needed; and,
Preparing quality technical products under your supervision (or as assigned) on-time, measured by internal or external client
Education Requirement: A Bachelor’s degree in environmental (or civil) engineering; a Master’s degree is preferred. Candidate must also have a minimum of an Engineer-In-Training (EIT) or Engineering Intern (EI) certification and be actively working to become a Professional Engineer (P.E.).
Experience Requirement: A minimum of at least five years of progressively increasing engineering-related experience.
Potential Travel: Travel to project sites located in the United States, Latin America, Africa, and elsewhere. The longest field assignment will likely be on the order of 2-3 weeks. It is expected approximately 80-90% of work time will be spent within the home office of the individual.
Job Location: Missoula or Helena, Montana; Boise, Idaho.
Physical Demands: Position requires sitting/standing for long periods of time, extended hours working on a computer and lifting up to 30 pounds. Field assignments can be located in a variety of environments and cultures, including difficult and diverse climates. During field assignments, standing, squatting, bending, and lifting up to 30 pounds may be required over prolonged periods of time.
About NewFields Companies, LLC
NewFields is an environmental science, engineering, and consulting firm formed in 1995. We provide our clients with access to a world-wide network of recognized experts and professionals in data analytics, social and health impacts, environmental sciences and permitting, remediation design, extractive resource design, construction and program management, and litigation support. Our talented staff is a diverse group of accomplished individuals, most of whom are senior level engineers, scientists, and specialists who offer their client base both practical and strategic solutions to obtaining resources needed by society while protecting, preserving, and restoring the environment.