Job Description:

American Environmental is seeking an energetic, self sufficient and highly motivated Geologist/Scientist/Engineer to join the technical team at our Brooklyn Office.  We are seeking candidates with 1-3+ years of related environmental consulting experience.  This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious candidate to become part of a rapidly growing consulting firm.

Responsibilities and General Duties:

  • Field observation and documentation of contaminated soil movements on remediation sites.
  • Supervise and direct subcontractors while conducting site investigation and remediation work.
  • Knowledge of drilling methods and field sampling procedures for various environmental media (soil, groundwater, surface water/sediment and air).
  • Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments as well as compliance audits.
  • Evaluates, analyzes and interpret technical data relative to project specific goals.
  • Working knowledge and understanding of federal and state regulations applicable to environmental site investigation and remediation projects.
  • Writes reports, develop plans and implement steps to move projects towards closure in the most effect manner.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Skills / Experience Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree or higher in Geology, Environmental Science or related scientific discipline. Masters preferred.
  • 1– 3+ years of related experience.  Experience must include field and office based environmental consulting experience.
  • 40 hour HAZWOPPER training is preferred.
  • Strong technical writing skills, a must.
  • Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of environmental regulations and industry standards.
  • Must be able to work both independently and as a member of a project team.
  • Must be able to oversee and work with subcontractors.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Suite and AutoCAD.
  • Professional licensing, a plus.
  • Must have a valid driver license.
  • Drug/Alcohol screening and a Background check is required.

Please send resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to or fax 718-906-4090.
No telephone calls.