Mid-Level Environmental Remediation Engineer

Requisition ID
Work Location
Department / Discipline
Consultant Engineering
Position Type
Staff / Permanent
Professional & Technical

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking an Environmental Engineer with 5-10 years’ experience in contaminated sediment investigation and remediation design to join our Novi, MI office. This position requires an individual with effective communication skills as significant client, agency, public and team interactions are expected.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Serve as a technical support for investigation and remediation design opportunities, with a particular focus on contaminated sediment projects- including proposal writing, technical support and review, and technical leadership to junior staff
  • Interface with offices across North America in support of clients and projects
  • Participate in client-facing activities and meetings with regulators that include presentations, webinars, and meetings
  • Effectively communicate with team members local, regionally and nationally regarding opportunities and projects
  • Develops or reviews engineering approach, scope, schedule, and budget for contaminated sedimental remedial designs including excavation, dredging, capping, and monitored natural recovery
  • Supports development of cost estimates for remediation approaches
  • Work with multiple offices/staff to support projects
  • Supports development of and reviews contaminated sediment remedial design and construction components including but not limited to design specifications, drawings, bid packages, contractor submittals, and cost estimates

Skills / Qualifications

  • B.S. degree in Environmental Engineering or related field; P.E. strongly preferred
  • 5-10 years' environmental consulting or similar relevant environmental engineering experience
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience with contaminated sediment projects
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint); Familiar with HEC-RAS, DELFT, or similar hydrodynamic modeling software
  • Excellent communication, both verbal and written, and organizational abilities
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Willingness and ability to interact with regulatory agencies, stakeholders and clients and develop effective teamwork relationships
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team with the ability/desire to lead tasks
  • Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours as required
  • 20-30% travel to client meetings, conferences, or project sites
  • Must pass drug test, entrance physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy



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 45,000 people. 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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