APTIM Environmental Scientist (temp) in LaPlace, Louisiana

Job Summary:

This is a temporary assignment beginning 6/1/18 through 9/28/18.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Support senior level scientists performing ecological field sampling in the southern Louisiana wetlands (primarily swamps and brackish marsh types) for the Coast-wide Reference Monitoring Program.

  • The successful applicant will receive field experience / training in performing wetland vegetation surveys and soil pore water sampling.

  • Collection and interpretation/evaluation of scientific data

  • Scientific Data Entry and Field Data collection pertaining to the Coast-wide Reference Monitoring Program

  • Communication of technical concepts, evaluation results, plans, reports, etc. via oral presentations; and ensures conformance to applicable technical standards as well as company policies and procedures.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science or related Science degree

  • Must have Good oral and written communications skills

  • Will perform work in adverse weather conditions on the field (Work in hot/cold environments, inclement weather)

  • Develops competence in own area by performing routine work.

  • Has basic knowledge of theories, practices and procedures in a discipline or skill.

  • Applies knowledge and skills to complete own work.

  • Is aware of costs related to own work.

  • Organizes own work to meet deadlines set by others.

  • Communicates information, asks questions and checks for understanding.

  • Builds team effectiveness skills within own work team.

Company Overview:

APTIM (formerly CB&I Capital Services Group) with approximately 15,000 employees deployed across hundreds of offices and customer sites globally is a leading global provider of program management, energy efficiency programs, integrated maintenance services, environmental engineering and remediation, infrastructure EPC services, and disaster response and recovery for private sector and government customers.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may make their request known by e-mailing HRQuestions@cbifederalservices.com or calling 855.343.5600 for assistance.