Career Opportunities: Environmental Scientist, Engineer or Geologist - 5 to 7 Years (6601)

Req # 6601 - Posted 02/03/2014 - Environmental - Irvine, CA - Job Vacancy

Langan has an opening for an Environmental Scientist, Engineer, Geologist or Hydrogeologist with 5 to 7 years of related environmental experience in our Irvine, CA office. As the successful candidate, you will have an enthusiastic, can-do attitude with strong interest in working in both the office and the field. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: assisting with management and coordination of project tasks, preparing reports and work plans, project related office and field work, evaluating site data and preparing investigative scopes of work, data management and interpretation, experience with regulators, performing soil / groundwater / vapor / ecological environmental investigations and development of conceptual site models. In addition, possession of a strong technical education, professional demeanor, and desire to learn is essential.




  • Bachelor’s degree in Geology, Hydrogeology, Environmental Science or related, (Master’s preferred);
  • Professional registration preferred;
  • Ideally will possess 5 to 7 years of field experience in California related to environmental investigations and remediation projects;
  • Office experience related to scheduling, technical report writing and lab coordination;
  • Demonstrated ability to organize, implement field work, and provide initial field training to new team members;
  • Knowledge of California regulations, including CERCLA, and RCRA;
  • Strong understanding of accepted sampling and analytical techniques;
  • Knowledge of groundwater flow, aquifer characteristic testing and LNAPL / DNAPL behavior;
  • Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical, judgment and problem-solving capabilities;
  • Demonstrated ability to follow direction and work independently, as well as, in a team environment;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as organization and multi-tasking skills;
  • Working knowledge of computers; AutoCAD, GIS modeling and mapping experience preferred;
  • Candidates must be able to spend at least 50% of working hours in the field;
  • 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER certification;
  • Possess a valid driver’s license in good standing and reliable transportation for remote job site locations; and,
  • Availability to work Monday through Friday with occasional evenings and weekends.

Langan is an award-winning ENR Top 500 Design Firm and has been recognized as one of CE News Best Civil Engineering Firms to Work For.  Langan offers integrated engineering and environmental services for both public and private sector clients at sites located throughout the United States and abroad.

We provide our staff with the opportunity to direct their own career path. If you are a highly motivated self starter, we can offer you challenge, responsibility, and an environment to grow your career!

We offer our full-time employees competitive compensation packages; company paid medical, dental, and vision coverage; life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance; 401(k) with company match; educational reimbursement; extensive training; and much more! 

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