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  • 06/27/2016 4:07 PM | Anonymous
    NTH Consultants, Ltd. is a regionally recognized engineering firm specializing in professional civil, environmental, geotechnical and infrastructure consulting engineering.  Over our 48 year history, we have built a reputation for providing innovative solutions to daunting engineering challenges, with industry-leading specialists, who help our clients achieve their immediate and long-term goals.

    Solid talent is hard to find, and as we continue to grow, it is more important than ever to add quality people who embrace a culture committed to client satisfaction, teamwork, professionalism and continuous learning. We are searching for a PROJECT MANAGER for WATER RESOURCES – CIVIL|ENVIRONMENTAL DIVISION who fits this culture and is interested in joining our team in Northville, MI.

    Candidates should thrive in a fast-paced, client service environment.  To be successful in this role, you must have strong technical problem-solving and people skills as well as good written and oral communication skills.  You must be able to work independently and as a leader in a team environment.

    Bachelors of Science degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Natural Resources, or related degree, from a 4-year accredited college or university.  Master’s degree preferred.

    Professional Registration for Engineering disciplines preferred but not required.

    Technical Experience:

    • 10+ years of demonstrated experience in Civil or Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, or Natural Resources, including:
      • Working knowledge of Clean Water Act (CWA) and associated programs (NPDES, permitting & compliance, etc.)
      • Understanding of state environmental regulations (MI, OH)
      • Emergency response planning (SPCC, FRP)
      • Ecological studies and natural features assessment
      • Sediment cleanup and benthic studies
      • Risk assessment and remedial design
    • Demonstrated familiarity with advanced investigative or remediation techniques, and applicable environmental regulations and programs.
    • Previous experience with a professional consulting firm preferred. 
    Experience with environmental compliance for oil and gas, power generation and manufacturing industries a plus.

    Key Job Elements:
    In this role you will:

    • Develop and prepare proposals for environmental services, including:
      • Defining scope of services
      • Preparing cost estimates and project schedules
      • Defining deliverables
      • Preparing, delivering and discussing proposal documents with clients
      • Manage all aspects of a project, including all financial and technical components.
    • Direct, supervise, and manage project staff.
    • Design remediation strategies and programs.
    • Coordinate subcontractor/subconsultant efforts and services.
    • Develop and present project specific or technical presentations to clients or technical organizations and in-house staff.
    Communicate with clients and representatives of regulatory agencies to coordinate regulatory approvals.

    Other Requirements:

    • Must have strong written and oral communication skills, be able to work in a team environment, as well as independently, demonstrated team-oriented approach to problem-solving, and have strong interpersonal skills for contact with clients and fellow engineers/technicians.
    • Accuracy, dependability and strong organizational skills
    • Exceptional time management skills; ability to manage multiple assignments at any given time.
    • May be required to perform job duties in the field and office, during non-standard work hours as necessary.

    Leadership and Project Management Experience:

    • At least 3 years of demonstrated leadership experience in mentoring and leading junior staff
    • Ability to organize technical material into comprehensive reports as well as perform QA/QC reviews on work product
    • Project planning, budgeting, task delegation and management to ensure project is completed according to work plans
    • Project Administration, including invoicing and collections
    • PMP certification a plus

    Business Development:

    • Demonstrated ability to seek and establish new clients and build good business relationships with both new and current clients
    • Develop and maintain professional business relationships with targeted clients
    • Conduct periodic site / client visits, project and business development meetings
    • Assist in developing business strategies and action plans for creating growth opportunities
    • Work with Business Development staff to bring new clients / business opportunities to the firm

    NTH Consultants, Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability.

  • 06/24/2016 12:48 PM | Anonymous

    Natural Resource Technology, Inc. (NRT) is seeking an entry-level to mid-level candidate (0 to 2 years) with an understanding of toxicology and risk assessment principles. A minimum of a BS in biology, chemistry, environmental science or related discipline is required to join our Environmental Toxicology and Research team. This is a great opportunity to work as a scientist on toxicology, biodiversity, ecological risk assessment, and natural resource damage assessment studies.

    As an environmental scientist, you will initially engage in data compilation, preliminary analysis, review of scientific literature to identify toxicity effect thresholds, compilation of toxicology information from multiple sources, accurate citing of report references. With experience, the successful candidate will assume responsibilities for coordinating team tasks and priorities, data interpretation, and documenting findings in a clear and concise manner for reports and presentations. There will also be opportunities to represent data analysis in innovative ways, deduce problems and solutions, review calculations and written products of others, and participate in active solution-oriented conversations with a team that is focused on scientific integrity and efficient client service.

    Key Skills:

    • Apply scientific principles and concepts to area of specialization; able to draw solutions from education and formal training
    • Critical thinking abilities for analysis of large data sets and toxicological information
    • Enthusiastic group participation for development of reports based on evaluation of environmental data and application of regulatory criteria
    • Flexibility to balance multiple priorities in a dynamic client-oriented fashion
    • Organized approach and documentation of efforts, efficient, proactive, and good communicator
    • Desirable Skills:
    • Knowledge of federal, state, and local environmental regulations and programs is an asset
    • Experience with environmental statistical analysis of biological data sets, and familiarity with R statistical analysis software
    • Advanced skills in Microsoft software including Excel, Word, and Access
    • Basic Qualifications:
    • BS in biology, chemistry, environmental science, or related discipline
    • 0-2 years experience, environmental consulting a plus
    • Michigan regulatory experience a plus

    Work Environment:
    Ability to use a personal computer and its peripherals including keyboard, mouse, and monitors for extended work periods. Ability to sit for an extended work period with frequent hand and/or wrist motion. Ability to lift and carry files, documents, or other items up to 10 pounds. Color vision and depth perception required.

    Position Location: East Lansing, Michigan
    Position Start: June/July 2016
    Position Classification: Salary (Exempt) Full-time

    Environmental Scientist East Lansing June 2016.pdf

  • 06/24/2016 12:39 PM | Anonymous

    Natural Resource Technology, Inc. (NRT) is seeking a Senior Environmental Engineer or Scientist with 10 to 15+ years of relevant experience based out of Michigan. The successful candidate will assume responsibilities for developing environmental practice, project management, and
    collaboratively working with clients in assessing and managing environmental needs. Ability to communicate with clients, scope project work, prepare proposals, and develop effective written
    reports is critical.

    Our work environment offers a casual and fast-paced atmosphere where multitasking is essential. Ideal candidates are comfortable working independently and in a team setting. Ideal candidates efficiently allocate time for optimal performance and effective management of multiple demands, priorities, and deadlines with an eye for detail.

    NRT is an environmental consulting firm serving both private and public sector clients. Our clients appreciate our ability to quickly assemble dedicated teams featuring management and staff that advice on environmental needs anywhere in the United States. NRT staff are nationally-recognized experts in environmental fields such as: investigation and remediation of chlorinated solvent sites; contaminated sediment management in both large and small waterway systems; site remediation technologies – best use, applicability and performance; coal combustion product management.

    Our continuing success is founded on the relationships we build with our clients and on our ability to attract and retain highly talented engineering, scientific, and support professionals with a shared vision: smarter solutions, exceptional service, value.

    Core Position Functions:

    • Ideal candidates will have extensive environmental remediation experience, from site characterization through remedial implementation and site closure, with a demonstrated history of collaborative regulatory relationships; sediment remediation a plus.
    • Developing new clients, and new business with existing clients, with the interpersonal skill to promote client confidence and loyalty.
    • Contributing to the direction and growth of core service area team(s) company-wide.
    • Strong project management experience including:
    • Communicating with, guiding, and advising a variety of individuals representing our clients, including executives, scientists, engineers, regulators, and other business professionals.Preparing proposals reflecting strong understanding of client needs, development of appropriate budgets and cost estimates, and effectively managing established client relationships.
    • Developing project teams comprised of internal and external members on projects that often require expertise across multiple engineering and scientific disciplines.
    • Apply engineering and scientific principles and concepts to area of specialization; able to draw solutions from education and formal training.
    • Critical thinking abilities for analysis and group participation for development of reports based on evaluation of environmental data and application of regulatory criteria.
    • Hydrogeologic background a plus
    • Ideal candidates will have solid background and understanding of Michigan environmental regulations; understanding of solid waste rules in other Midwestern states a plus

    Basic Qualifications:

    • BS/MS engineering (e.g., environmental, civil, geotechnical) or
    • environmental science or related
    • Professional Engineer or Professional Geologist preferred
    • 10-15+ years environmental consulting experience
    • Strong knowledge of federal, state, and local regulations
    • OSHA HAZWOPER 40-hour certification preferred
    • Start: June 2016
    • Classification: Salary Full-time
    • Location: East Lansing, Michigan

    2016 Sr Eng-Sci East Lansing.pdf

  • 05/24/2016 10:12 AM | Anonymous

    About Applied EcoSystems, Inc.:

    Applied EcoSystems, Inc., (Applied EcoSystems) is an established and growing company that has been providing full service environmental consulting in Michigan and the mid-west for over 18 years.  We specialize in due diligence services associated with commercial property transactions -- Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs), Baseline Environmental Assessments (BEAs), Due Care evaluations, leaking underground storage tank (LUST) assessments and closures, and Brownfield assessments.  Other services include; however, are not limited to, asbestos inspections, wetland determinations and emergency spill response. 

    Applied EcoSystems offers a professional, relaxed, close knit, family friendly environment with unique flex time and remote work opportunities.  We understand that in order for you to be at your best, your personal life needs to balance with your career. At Applied EcoSystems we work together as a team to best serve our clients and grow our company in a relaxed atmosphere designed to encourage initiative, individualized career development and creative problem solving based on sound science and integrity.

    Position Available

    Full time position available to self-motivated Environmental Professional proficient in completing industry standard Phase I ESAs and Phase II Subsurface Investigations, including soil and groundwater sample collection techniques.  Working knowledge of Michigan’s BEA and Due Care programs preferred. Candidates must understand the components of quality project management and be capable of completing multiple, technically accurate, on time and within budget project assignments. UST/LUST assessment/reporting experience preferred. Business development potential not required but considered a plus.  This is considered a mid-level Project Management position.

    • Minimum of 5 years of experience in completing ASTM compliant Phase I ESAs
    • Ability to develop strategic Phase II Subsurface Investigations scopes-of-work designed to assess Recognized Environmental Conditions (RECs)
    • Working knowledge and experience with Michigan's BEA and Due Care Plan program
    • Direct experience completing Phase II Investigations in the field with working knowledge of soil and groundwater sample collection techniques
    • UST/LUST assessment/reporting experience preferred
    • Experience in municipal grant and Brownfield redevelopment programs
    • Business development capability considered a plus
    • HAZWOPER trained
    • Proficient with MS Office
    • Bachelor’s degree in an environmentally related field
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Easy going, self-motivated, team spirited, plays well with others

    Please email cover letter and resume to admin@appliedecosystems.com.

  • 05/09/2016 10:02 AM | Anonymous

    Project Management Associate Job Posting

    Job Title: Project Management Assistant

    Working Hours:  Minimum 10 hours to maximum 24 hours per week, depending on work flow

    Compensation:   $15 to $20 per hour based on academic credentials, relevant experience.Education: Preferred - Bachelor’s Degree (Science / Chemistry, Environmental Science, LSA)

    Will consider relevant experience and/or industry certifications in lieu of college degree

    Experience:       Work in environmental laboratory, data management, project management or quality control is preferred.

    Capabilities:      Natural inclination toward team collaboration, responsive customer service, ability to work with diverse stakeholders and complete tasks independently with minimal supervision. Strong analytical skill set.  Good written and verbal communications skills. Strong organizational skills and competency in Microsoft Office Suite, including: MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access, Outlook.  Experience with, Equis EDP (preferred but not required), general computer and email skills.

    Supervisor: Senior Environmental Compliance Manager

    Office:  Virtual office, telecommuting once training is complete and competency achieved

    Job Requirements / Responsibilities:

     Processing of Environmental Data

      1. Process laboratory submittals from Outlook in-box to collaborative laboratory management system (CLMS)
      2. Receive and process Electronic Data Deliverables (EDDs)
      3. Perform manual review of selected lab submittal PDF reports (as assigned by Senior Project Scientist)
      4. Interface with environmental labs and project managers
    1. CLMS Project Profile Support
      1. Perform project data entry into CLMS
      2. Edit CLMS project profiles based on associated lab submittals  
      3. Generate tables and report formats related to lab submittal verifications
    2. Laboratory Management Support
      1. Maintain Laboratory Profile pages in CLMS (update certifications and contact information)
      2. Maintain Single blind database (MS Access) and CLMS data entry
      3. Assist with logistics of double-blind studies
      4. Participate, as required, in auditing of environmental labs and field sampling measurement organizations
    3. Customer Response
      1. Respond to customer requests through inbound help line

     Cadena Project Management Assistant Job Posting 2015.pdf

  • 04/12/2016 2:47 PM | Anonymous

    Phase I ESA Technician
    ASTI Environmental is currently seeking a technician to work in its Property Services Group. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in environmental science and be 40hr hazwoper trained. Writing, communication and computer skills are critical. The successful candidate will work in our Brighton, MI office. Benefits package includes life/dental/health insurance, 401 K plan, company bonus and flex-time. ASTI is an EOE.
    Please respond by resume to Human Resources at hr@asti-env.com

  • 03/28/2016 2:19 PM | Anonymous

    Lead/Asbestos Technician
    ASTI Environmental is currently seeking a technician to work in its site restoration group. As a Lead /Asbestos Technician, the ideal candidate will have at a Bachelor’s Degree in Science. Writing, communication and computer skills are critical. The successful candidate will work in our Brighton, MI office. Benefits package includes life/dental/health insurance, 401 K plan, company bonus and flex-time. ASTI is an EOE.
    Respond by resume to: Human Resources at hr@asti-env.com.
    Please reference the specific posting to which you are responding.

  • 03/28/2016 2:17 PM | Anonymous

    Phase II Environmental Site Assessor
    ASTI Environmental is currently seeking an Environmental Site Assessor to work in its property services group. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Geology.
    Experience is desirable but not necessary.
    Writing, communication and computer skills are critical. The successful candidate will work in our Brighton, MI office. Benefits package includes life/dental/health insurance, 401 K plan, company bonus
    and flex-time. ASTI is an EOE.
    Please respond by resume to Human Resources at: hr@asti-env.com
    Please reference the specific posting to which you are responding.

  • 02/22/2016 5:57 PM | Anonymous

    Senior Project Engineer
    Lansing, Michigan

    Golder Associates Inc. is currently seeking a Senior Project Engineer for the Lansing, Michigan location. Your primary responsibilities will include:

    • Provide senior technical leadership in management of local and regional geotechnical engineering projects in the solid waste, power, transportation, and rail sectors;
    • Serve as senior project engineer to provide engineering analysis, check calculations and work product of junior staff related to geotechnical engineering projects;
    • Provide contribution to strategic planning, business development, client relationship management activities within the Great Lakes Organization for the solid waste, power, and transportation sector;
    • Manage geotechnical projects involving a variety of engineering disciplines and geotechnical investigations;
    • Checking laboratory (soil and rock) test results and verifying information is applicable for engineering analyses.
    • Managing the overall quality and consistency in the geotechnical soils laboratory in Lansing, Michigan.
    • achieving and maintaining a personal chargeability of 60% or greater within 9 months of start date
    • Managing client projects to achieve Golder benchmarks for quality and financial performance.
    • Preparing proposals and assisting in business development.
    • Actively pursue existing or new clients to capture project work valued between 2-4 time your annual salary.

    The preferred candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:

    • A minimum of 8 years of experience providing comprehensive consulting and geotechnical engineering services;
    • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in geotechnical engineering;
    • Professional Engineering (PE) License in Michigan preferred;
    • Focused expertise in soft-soil mechanics, foundation design, earth retention, slope stabilization, consolidation and ground modification;
    • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite and a variety of geotechnical software including: GRLWEAP, Lpile, Slide, MathCAD, and Settle 3D;
    • Experience with performing geotechnical soils laboratory tests, including; sieves, hydrometers, permeability (flex and rigid wall), direct shear, unconfined compression, consolidation, triaxial shear, proctors, and Atterberg limits.
    • Ability to manage a team of geotechnical engineers on large projects including investigations, lab and field testing programs, engineering analysis and design recommendations/reporting;
    • Enjoy working in a team environment with a variety of professionals;
    • Ability to manage multiple projects and clients; and
    • Organize and conduct client meetings and presentations.

    To be considered for this position, please fill out at online application at www.golder.com/careers

  • 02/22/2016 5:56 PM | Anonymous

    Civil Engineering Technician
    Saginaw Bay, Michigan

    Golder Associates Inc. is currently seeking a Civil Engineering Technician for the Saginaw Bay, Michigan location. Your primary responsibilities will include:

    • Civil design and site grading using Civil 3D software
    • Construction inspection
    • On-site materials testing
    • Perform laboratory index testing
    • Achieving and maintaining a personal chargeability of 85% within the first 3 months of employment

    The preferred candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:

    • Associates degree or equivalent technical education certificate
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Willingness to travel on short notice and work extended hours during construction season.
    • The ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds and operate and maintain field testing equipment,
    • Ability to draft a set of civil engineering construction plans utilizing AutoCAD Civil 3D
    • Must be eligible for employment in the US., possess a valid driver’s license, and pass a pre-employment physical including drug screen and background check,
    • Relocation is not available for this position.

    To be considered for this position, please fill out an online application at www.golder.com/careers

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