Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is currently seeking an intermediate level Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessor to join our dynamic team in Kennesaw, GA.
Do you have 2 to 5 years of working experience in human health and / or ecological risk assessment who is interested in career growth? Are you looking for an opportunity to work with a worldwide company with an established team of professionals? We have an excellent career opportunity for an individual with technical and writing skills who works wells with a team and on their own. This position requires the individual to work on a variety of projects with limited travel for field work.
Management of environmental data and database queries for use in risk assessments
Completion of quantitative CERCLA / RCRA style human health and ecological risk assessments
Should be able to perform statistical analysis with complex datasets (ProUCL)
Conduct scientific literature searches and perform critical review and compilation of site documentation for use in risk assessments for CERCLA, RCRA and state Superfund and brownfield sites
Develop conceptual site exposure models
Support field sampling of environmental media (surface water, soil, sediment, biota, air, groundwater)
Prepare technical reports, proposals and client presentations
Strong commitment to company’s Beyond Zero Safety program
Follow company safety standards, site safety standards and maintain safe workplace practice
Skills / Qualifications
Degree in biological sciences, toxicology, or similar field
Master’s degree or equivalent work experience preferred
Ability to achieve professional registration or certification (CHMM or equivalent)
Minimum 2-5 years of related risk assessment experience. Consulting experience preferred
Understanding of state and federal regulatory frameworks (RCRA, CERCLA, NEPA, NRDA, etc.). Experience with Georgia Hazardous Site Response Act (HSRA) preferred
Experience with water quality issues and soil / sediment contamination
Knowledge of vapor intrusion and lead exposure modeling preferred
Strong oral and written communication skills
Working knowledge of statistics, including ProUCL and MS Office applications
Working knowledge of risk assessment databases
Must be able to travel locally and nationally as necessary
Must be located in the Atlanta area or willing to relocate to the Atlanta area
Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy
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.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure, Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.