Full Job Description
A small and growing environmental consulting firm is seeking an Environmental Specialist to join our team. Impact7G is headquartered in Johnston with multiple office throughout Iowa and additional staff located throughout the country. The location for this position will be in our Johnston, IA location. This person will work on a variety of environmental projects which includes field monitoring and investigations, hazardous materials inspections (typically pertaining to lead-based paint & asbestos) and environmental reporting. Applicant should be detail oriented and motivated with the ability to work without supervision upon completion of training. Impact7G offers a competitive benefit package which includes medical insurance, personal time off (PTO), personal wellness incentives, short and long term disability insurance and a 401K retirement plan with company match. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.
As an Environmental Specialist with Impact7G, you will participate in a wide range of projects which may include: hazardous materials inspections, overseeing environmental remediation projects and completing technical reports for a wide variety of environmental projects. Candidate will work independently on small to medium sized projects and assist senior staff on larger projects. This position entails field sampling, data collection, field equipment operation and other field activities associated with environmental projects as well as data composition into professional reports. You will have the tools, support, direction, guidance and oversight to assist with your professional growth. Applicants will work both in the field and office and should anticipate overnight travel with most travel to occur in Iowa. Nights and weekends will be required on occasion.
- Bachelor of Science Degree in safety, environmental science, industrial hygiene, or related field
- 0-5 years’ experience
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- A strong work ethic
- Perform work individually and in a team environment
- Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office products including Outlook, Word and Excel
- A positive attitude and professionalism are required
Preferred, but not required:
- Certifications within the fields of asbestos, lead-based paint and OSHA
- GIS applications and AutoCAD
- Previous experience within the construction field