Leighton is growing, and we have an immediate opening and excellent professional growth opportunity for a highly experienced full-time Environmental Engineer. Specifically, we are looking to grow our remediation services group and our stormwater market.
We provide a wide range of services in environmental assessment, urban planning, soil and groundwater assessment & remediation focusing on California's unique and challenging regulatory and policy environment.
As a part of our technical team you will be responsible for helping grow and further develop our technical staff and heightening our firm’s visibility with key business sectors and client organizations in the environmental services marketplace throughout our southern California geography.
Manage and expand the ESA practice throughout our southern California geography
Grow, mentor and lead ESA staff in their technical and career development
Oversee staff in the execution of soil and groundwater assessment and remediation programs for a variety of business sectors
Oversee preparation of Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments
Expand and oversee stormwater compliance market (SWPPP plans, SPCCC plans)
Design, evaluate, and implement site remediation programs (SVE, DPE, ISCO, etc.)
Ensure production of high quality technical reports and proposals with a focus on accuracy, clarity and QA/QC
Oversee and manage projects with local, State, or Federal agency oversight from concept to completion
Build, maintain and expand strong relationships with clients, regulating agencies, and municipalities
Conduct business development and marketing efforts to strategically support and grow the environmental assessment and remediation practices
Prepare and manage budgets and schedules to meet the clients goals and expectations
Coordinate closely with senior company practitioners throughout California to ensure consistency in staff management and advancement, work implementation, marketing and client development, and consistency with company business goals and needs
Experience and Skills:
Minimum B.S. in Environmental Engineering
At least 10 years of direct, relevant work experience in California
Demonstrated experience in management and professional development of technical staff and successful financial management on project, program-wide scales
California P.E. with demonstrated soil and groundwater remediation experience
OSHA 40 Hour HAZWOPER training (current)
Experience working with regulatory agencies including DTSC
Solid understanding of the DTSC process as it related to school work (PEA, RAW, RACR, etc.)
Knowledge of current and emerging California groundwater policies and procedures
Highly motivated with excellent technical writing and documentation skills, interpersonal skills and communication skills and the ability to work independently or as part of a team
Detail-oriented, resourceful, strong time management skills
For more information and to apply for this position, please visit our website: www.leightongroup.com/open-positions/
Leighton is a TOP environmental and geotechnical engineering services firm throughout southern California and we are gearing up and need experienced Engineers and Geologists. We have multiple needs across our organization from very senior to staff level in both environmental and geotechnical services.
Multiple Locations: Irvine, Los Angeles, Santa Clarita, San Diego, Temecula, Palm Desert and Rancho Cucamonga
Location/Region: Irvine, CA (US)