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Title

Environmental Scientist

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Reference EI3463   (Please mention Stopdodo/Environment Jobs in your application)
Sectors Sustainability, Climate, CSR, EMS
Location
Town/City Knoxville
Type Fixed Term and Permanent Roles
Status Full Time
Level Mid Level
Deadline 15/03/2010
Company Name Shaw Group
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Description

The Shaw Group provides premier engineering, design, construction, and maintenance services to government and private-sector clients in a wide array of industries, including the energy, environmental, infrastructure, and emergency response markets.

Summary:
Performs a variety of scientific work in the initial planning and design phases of projects. Provides technical support to projects in all phases of work from investigation through
remediation. Independently evaluates, selects and uses standards, techniques, procedures and criteria for technical projects. Performs other duties as required. Performs a variety of scientific work in the initial planning and design phases of projects. Performs other duties as required.

Responsibilities:
Perform detailed technical analysis of complex project issues.
Will be responsible for writing CERCLA reports.
Monitor applicable regulatory requirements. Break complex technical tasks into manageable subtasks. Publish papers in area of expertise. Establish scope, schedules and cost controls consistent with their discipline and compatible with client objectives. Work activities include collection and interpretation of engineering data, development of project design basis, development of specifications, and performance of detailed scientific. Ensures conformance to applicable engineering codes and standards as well as company policies and procedures.

Qualifications/Competencies/Experience:
Has in-depth experience, knowledge and skills with Environemenal Science. Works independently with minimal
guidance. Usually determines own work priorities. Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience. May stabilize at this level for many years
Has expertise in own discipline. Applies knowledge and skills to a wide range of standard and nonstandard situations
Interprets customer needs, assesses requirements and identifies solutions to non-standard requests.
Uses best practices and knowledge of internal/external business issues to improve products or services in own discipline.
Manages own time to meet agreed targets; develops plans for short-term work activities in own area. Explains difficult issues and works to establish consensus
Promotes teamwork; coaches and guides others. Typically has 5-20 years relevant experience. Requires Bachelors or Masters Degree in Environmental Science or equivalent.

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