Company: Wood
Skills: Engineering Manager, Environmental Engineer, HSE Manager / Advisor
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Location: Austin, Texas, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking an experienced Environmental Remediation Engineer or Scientist to work as a technical resource and leader in our Texas Office. We are looking for a dynamic, creative, quality driven Engineer with strong interpersonal and communication skills. Key responsibilities will include providing environmental engineering support on various projects for existing and new environmental /industrial/government clients. Wood Environment & Infrastructure is a multi-disciplined consulting organization primarily consisting of environmental scientists and engineers with offices throughout the United States.

The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in environmental investigation and remediation, and environmental compliance. This position offers the opportunity to be a leader on multi-discipline projects, to interact with clients and staff in Austin, Dallas, Houston and other major Wood offices, mentor junior and mid-level staff, contribute to the growth of the environmental remediation service line, and collaborate with environmental engineering staff in multiple disciplines while executing the following roles/responsibilities.

Key Responsibilities :
  • Supervise local technical environmental professionals, including workload and staffing management.
  • Technical oversight of junior environmental staff including managing, mentoring, and training
  • Develop and evaluate plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities
  • Assess the feasibility and soundness of proposed technical approaches
  • Participate in the development of technical approach
  • Assist on proposal and budget preparation
  • Prepares design plans and specifications for remedial actions
  • Plans and implements bench- and pilot-scale treatability studies
  • Reviews field reports prepared by staff specialists; provides guidance to field personnel
  • Supports construction through submittal reviews, oversight, and design input
  • Evaluates contractor's performance against schedule, budget and specifications
  • Maintains successful client relations while working on multiple projects at one time
  • Follows company safety standards, site safety standards and audits subcontractor safety activities

Skills / Qualifications

Role Requirements :
  • Degree in engineering or similar, Master's degree preferred
  • Professional license, Texas preferred
  • >8 years of design or construction experience with a focus on environmental applications in site remediation and treatment process engineering
  • Knowledgeable in Texas Risk Reduction Program (TRRP)
  • CERCLA or RCRA experience with DoD or USEPA (preferred)
  • CERCLA and or RCRA Feasibility Studies, Proposed Plans, Decision Documents experience
  • Experience with remediation systems - Understanding of means and methods associated with environmental remediation technologies and treatment systems such as soil vapor extraction, multiphase extraction, groundwater extraction/injection, LNAPL recovery, air sparging, carbon adsorption, air stripping, and oxidation
  • Experience with physical-chemical or biological treatment methods
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong interpersonal skills; strong organizational abilities
  • Ability and willingness to travel to project sites - anticipated travel expected to be less than 20% overnight travel; however, extended travel is possible at times
  • Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy
  • Field activities may require working in unfavorable weather conditions

Preferred Qualifications :
  • Experience with per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances
  • Experience with remediation treatment system design
  • Experience planning and performing bench and pilot-scale treatability studies
  • Experience completing process hazard analyses
  • 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER Training
  • Self-starter and lifelong learner

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 40,000 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 consulting and engineering 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 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.