Company: Wood
Skills: Environmental Engineer
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Chelmsford, Massachusetts, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking a Senior Sediment Remediation Engineer to join our team and can be based anywhere in the Northeast. The Senior Sediment Remediation Engineer will perform and resolve technical and complex engineering tasks across various phases of investigation and remedial design on sediment projects throughout North America and Canada.

Our employees have the opportunity to work on complex and diverse projects with the support and resources of a large international organization. At the same time, each office team takes pride in maintaining a small family like environment! We have a very comfortable and supportive culture, comprised of knowledgeable and skilled Architects, Engineers, Environmental Technicians & Scientists, Remediation Engineers, Chemists, and Data Visualization Specialists. We realize that our people are what make us known in the Industry and recognized for delivering high quality and technical excellence. If you want to be a part of a dedicated and brilliant team, we'd love to hear from you!

Work Locations :

Wood has a flexible working model at which this position can be remotely based/work from home Boston, MA office with the flexibility to work remotely in the Northeast Region but will be required to travel to jobsites occasionally.

Key Responsibilities :


  • Serve as a technical leader for sediment investigation and remedial design opportunities
  • Oversee and independently prepare sediment remediation documents for various phases of remedial investigation, feasibility study, remedial design, and remedial action
  • Lead and assist in the development of proposals for contaminated sediment projects
  • Interface with offices across North America and Canada in support of client and project needs
  • Provided technical leadership and mentoring to junior staff
  • Develop and/or review engineering approach, scope, schedule, and budget for contaminated sediment projects including excavation, dredging, capping, and monitored natural recovery
  • Support development of cost estimates for remediation approaches
  • Work with multiple offices/staff to coordinate projects
  • Work as a team to oversee, prepare, and review contaminated sediment remedial design and construction components including, but not limited to, design specifications, drawings, bid packages, contractor submittals, and cost estimates


Skills / Qualifications




  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Engineering or related field
  • PE Certification preferred
  • Minimum of 10+ years of experience in Environmental Consulting or similar relevant experience
  • Minimum 7 years' experience with contaminated sediment projects
  • Knowledge base and strong understanding of sediment remedial methods and construction
  • Experience in sediment remediation engineering and design
  • Excellent communication, both verbal and written, and organizational abilities
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Willingness and ability to interact with regulatory agencies, stakeholders and clients and develop effective teamwork relationships
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team with the ability/desire to lead tasks
  • Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours as required
  • Up to 10% travel to client meetings, conferences, or project sites
  • Must pass drug test, entrance physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.



Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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