Scientist I (21041)

Date Posted: 4/06/21 Job Description:

EA is a 100% Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)-owned public benefit corporation that provides environmental, compliance, natural resources, and infrastructure engineering and management solutions to a wide range of government and industrial clients.  At EA, our core values are openness, prudence, balance, and challenge and we strive to improve the quality of the environment in which we live, one project at a time. Our team works cohesively across all of EA’s service lines. Our professional, team centric culture promotes collaboration and flexibility and allows employees to guide their own career development path. To that end, we provide training and coaching to support ongoing development for our project managers, scientists, and consulting engineers.

We are seeking an entry-level Scientist professional to support our growing Environmental, Safety and Health (EHS) consulting practice.  This position is designed for someone who is enthusiastic about taking the first step in their career as an EHS consultant. 

Responsibilities:

  • Perform regulatory compliance analyses, audits and assessments.
  • Perform technical research tasks for multimedia compliance projects.
  • Develop permit applications and other regulatory document packages and backup documentation.
  • Prepare EH&S compliance management documents.
  • Perform field studies and data gathering activities.
  • Prepare project reports.
  • Support stormwater and spill prevention plan development.
  • Support asbestos and other IH surveys.

Requirements:

  • B.S. degree in environmental science, environmental engineering or related discipline.
  • 0-3 years of professional experience. 
  • Must be self-motivated, comfortable working with peers, clients, and independently.
  • Must have a basic knowledge of federal and/or state regulatory programs/statutes and strong desire to participate in a wide variety of projects.
  • Candidate must be comfortable working in both an office and field or industrial environment. 
  • Must have an interest in regulatory compliance issues and enthusiasm to learn.
  • Prior work or internship experience with EHS compliance activities a plus.
  • Solid communication (written and verbal) skills are required, including the ability to maintain an appropriate level of communication with supervisor and project/program managers.
  • Candidate must be able to work as a team member across technical disciplines, and must be able to adhere to schedules, scopes, and budgets, as well as EA’s project management and quality standards.
  • Flexibility, adaptability, and ability to learn quickly are critical.

Why Join EA?

At EA, our core values are openness, prudence, balance, and challenge and we strive to improve the quality of the environment in which we live, one project at a time. Our engineering team works cohesively across all of EA’s service lines. Our professional, team-centric culture promotes collaboration and flexibility and allows employees to guide their own career development path. To that end, we provide training and coaching to support ongoing development for our project managers and consulting engineers.

We have a tremendous base of positive client relationships, working hand in hand every day with public works and operations managers in government and industry, supporting their efforts to improve their performance and achieve their business and organizational goals. This has resulted in a stable backlog of projects and opportunities for growth.

What We Offer

  • 401k with Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Competitive salary
  • Professional Development
  • A generous paid-time-off policy
  • Paid volunteer time
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Health coverage for you and your family through Medical, Dental and Vision plans
  • Tax advantages through flexible spending accounts to cover specific health-care and dependent costs
  • An employee wellness program

EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.


Location: Hunt Valley,MD Employment Type: 40hr FT


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