Category: Environmental Science
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Experience: 5+
Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree
Be involved in projects with our Water and Environment Team
and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges. This is an opportunity for an individual to grow and learn as part of a renowned, highly qualified team of professionals working in a great environment and applying the latest technology to a wide variety of water and environment projects. This position will encompass numerous aspects of senior environmental technician services with an emphasis on lead, asbestos, mold/IH projects. The position includes performing project monitoring on lead projects as well as project monitoring and inspections on asbestos projects. Candidates will be working with state agencies, private clients, and local governments to provide a wide variety of environmental technician support. WSP is currently initiating a search for an Industrial Hygienist (DOL) Licensed Asbestos Inspector
for our New York City
office. Duties and Responsibilities:
Review construction plans and applications Conducting pre-demolition/pre-renovation asbestos surveys in accordance with AHERA, state, and local regulations and guidelines Travel to various project sites to perform walkthroughs and inspections to ensure compliance with technical documents and industry standards and codes and composing composing a detailed Walkthourgh Report Communicate project details with project team on a regular basis Accompanying the Department of Buildings Inspector on site inspection Complete field inspection and survey reports Flexibility is necessary. While most work is scheduled for Monday through Friday during our business hours (8 am – 5 pm), some inspections/walkthroughs may require some earlier days or later evenings Position entails frequent travel throughout the five boroughs of New York City & Long Island Reliable transportation, valid driver’s license and good driving record a must Ability to legally, immediately work in the US Preference given to local area candidates Must have a car and clean drivers license Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
Job RequirementsMinimum Qualifications:
B.S., Environmental Science OR other related scientific discipline Degree is preferred, but is not mandatory with a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience. Good oral and written communication skills NYS Department of Labor (DOL) Licensed Asbestos Inspector - Required NYS DOL Asbestos Project Monitor and Air Sampling Technician - Required Preferred Qualifications At least three of the following are preferred:
NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Asbestos Investigator EPA Lead Inspector and/or Risk Assessor OSHA 10/30 Hr About WSP USA
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world’s leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career. At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started? WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability. The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States. Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
Location/Region: New York, NY