• Title
    Entry-Level Environmental Scientist
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environmental & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking a motivated, Entry-Level Environmental Scientist to join our growing environmental consulting office in Chelmsford, MA.  Position provides an opportunity for growth, including report preparation, development of regulatory knowledge and other tasks as qualified. The Chelmsford office includes a multi-disciplinary environmental consulting team with approximately 80 professionals including engineers, scientists, risk assessors, environmental permitting, designers, and support staff.


    Key Responsibilities:

    The position is predominately field support and will include assisting with all aspects of environmental and remedial investigations of hazardous waste sites, including but not limited to data collection, subcontractor oversight, permitting, and health & safety compliance.

    Skills / Qualifications

    Role Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s degree in geology or environmental science required
    • 0 - 3 years of related experience
    • Valid driver’s license
    • Successful work in a team environment
    • Strong oral and written communication skills
    • Strong quantitative and statistical analysis skills
    • Proficiency with Microsoft office; MS Excel
    • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER Training
    • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team with the ability/desire to lead tasks
    • Attention to detail
    • Good communication skills
    • Self-starter and fast learner       

    Physical Demands:

    • Field activities may require working in unfavorable weather conditions
    • May lift equipment and carry laboratory samples which require the ability to lift up to 40 pounds

    Company Overview

    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 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

    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.


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