Weston & Sampson

  • Sustainability Engineer - Engineer II, Environmental Scientist II or Planner II

    Job Locations US-MA-Peabody
    Posted Date 1 month ago(12/10/2018 2:42 PM)
    ID
    2018-1320
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Engineering
  • Overview

    Your world is always changing, and so are we. Weston & Sampson offers interdisciplinary design, engineering, and environmental services that make the world a better place. Innovative and reliable, we've worked to improve the communities where you live, WORK, and play for more than a century. Come join us as we grow.

     

    Weston & Sampson is an employee-owned, mid-size company with public and private clients throughout the eastern United States. With over 550 professionals and counting, we are experiencing rapid growth and are excited about our upcoming move to a new corporate headquarters located along Route 128 in Reading, Massachusetts. Looking for talented staff to join our team, Weston & Sampson encourages professional growth and achievement; offers a comfortable, collaborative working environment; and provides training, resources, and state-of-the-art tools/equipment to promote success.

     

    In addition to a welcoming, inclusive corporate culture, Weston & Sampson offers competitive salaries and a generous benefits package, including health/dental/vision, paid holidays and vacation, 401K plan with employer match, and an Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP).

     

    Weston & Sampson is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

     

    If interested, please submit resume through our career portal on our website:  www.westonandsampson.com

    Responsibilities

    Weston & Sampson is rapidly expanding its environmental resource management, sustainability and resilience practices and is seeking an Engineer II, Environmental Scientist II, or Planner II with a minimum of 3 to 5 years’ experience to assist with vulnerability assessments and strategy implementation, hazard mitigation planning, low impact development, and watershed and stormwater management.

     

    Duties include:

    • Assist on multi-disciplinary teams on projects.
    • Conduct research to support resilience projects.
    • Prepare presentations, reports, memoranda, and other high-quality communication materials.
    • Prepare both analytical and planning-level studies.
    • Prepare presentations for and participate in community meetings.
    • Perform other related duties as required.

    This position is open in our Peabody, MA location.

    Qualifications

     

    • BS degree in environmental science, environmental engineering, environmental policy, biology, planning, or a related field.
    • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate complex information to the public.
    • Problem-solving skills, a strong work ethic, and the abilities to prioritize and multi-task.
    • Ability to complete multiple tasks concurrently.
    • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite software products.
    • Must have a valid driver’s license and be willing to travel as required.

    Preferred:

    • Masters degree in environmental science, environmental engineering, environmental policy, biology, planning, or a related field.
    • A background in climate change, natural resource management or biodiversity or related environmental issues.
    • A broad understanding of the various aspects of climate change adaptation methods, tools and frameworks.
    • Experience working in multi-disciplinary teams.

     

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